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Exogenous ochronosis--a diagnostic challenge.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21122051     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Exogenous ochronosis has been reported worldwide following long-term application of skin-lightening creams that contain hydroquinone, phenol or resorcinol. This report documents six patients presenting in Singapore with greatly differing facial dyschromias and discusses the diagnostic difficulties.
Siak-Khim Tan
Publication Detail:
Type:  Letter    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cosmetic dermatology     Volume:  9     ISSN:  1473-2165     ISO Abbreviation:  J Cosmet Dermatol     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-02     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101130964     Medline TA:  J Cosmet Dermatol     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  313-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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© 2010 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
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