Home | Recent Submissions | Search | Diagnosis | Quiz | Submit an Image | Index | Blog |About GSA
<< Back to Diagnosis Page  
Image Number 1186 (Steroid acne)


Diagnosis: Steroid acne

Site: Face

Sex: M

Age: 16


Description: Inflammatory papules and pustules

Submitted by: Shahbaz Janjua

View Full Size

Differential Diagnosis

History: Steroid induced acne or steroid acne consists of monomorphous papulopustules predominantly involving  the trunk and extremities. Administration of topical or systemic corticosteroids, including intravenous and inhaled therapy may result in steroid acne. 

Search DermNetNZ   eMedicine   PubMed   Dermatology Online   Archives   JAAD for "Steroid acne"

buy accutane
Home  |  Recent Submissions  |  Search  | Diagnosis  |  Quiz  |  Submit an Image  |  Index  |  About GSA

Copyright © 2005 Global Skin Atlas