John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Acne fulminans and isotretinoin Volume 29, numéro 4, July-August 2019


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Dermatology Department, Amiri Hospital-Ministry of health, Kuwait Omariya-, P.O box:49185, 85152 Kuwait

A 26-year-old male bodybuilder presented with a three-month history of severe acne on his face and upper trunk. He reported receiving daily injection of nandrolone decanoate (250 mg/mL) and trenbolone enanthate (200 mg/mL) for one month. He then switched to trenbolone at 200 mg/mL and drostanolone proportionate (100 mg/mL) for two months, along with daily injections of testosterone (250 mg) and somatropin (4 IU) for three months. The patient stopped all medications one [...]