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Chemical Leukoderma Associated with Vicks VapoRub.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21212846     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Chemical leukoderma is seen in a variety of clinical settings. We present a case of leukoderma associated with the phenolic derivative thymol found in a common over-the-counter medication for nasal congestion. The proposed mechanism for this type of leukoderma is presented along with other sources of phenolic and catecholic derivatives. Treatment is also briefly reviewed.
Kathryn E Boyse; Matthew J Zirwas
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology     Volume:  1     ISSN:  1941-2789     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Aesthet Dermatol     Publication Date:  2008 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-01-07     Completed Date:  2011-07-14     Revised Date:  2011-07-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101518173     Medline TA:  J Clin Aesthet Dermatol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  34-5     Citation Subset:  -    
The Ohio State University Medical Center, Division of Dermatology, Columbus, Ohio.
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