"Acitretin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An oral retinoid effective in the treatment of psoriasis. It is the major metabolite of ETRETINATE with the advantage of a much shorter half-life when compared with etretinate.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Acitretin" by people in Profiles.
Kobayashi TT, Elston DM, Libow LF, David-Bajar K. A case of bullous pemphigoid limited to psoriatic plaques. Cutis. 2002 Nov; 70(5):283-7.