[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
September 1977

Missing Introductory Paragraphs

Arch Dermatol. 1977;113(9):1225. doi:10.1001/archderm.1977.01640090073009

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


In the article "Acne Fulminans," which appeared in the April issue of the Archives (113:444-449, 1977), the synopsis-abstract was printed twice rather than the following introductory paragraphs:

There acne. An unusual acute variant with severe scarring was recognized recently. Burns and Colville1 presented a case associated with an acute febrile reaction as "acne conglobata with septicemia (?)" in 1958. Windon (1961)2 emphasized the combination of arthritis and severe acne in one patient as did Thyresson (1963)3 and Moschella (1964).4

The most comprehensive report was published by Kelly and Burns (1971).5 They reported three cases and described as distinctive features sudden onset with severe ulcerative lesions, fever and polyarthralgia, resistance to antibiotic therapy, and favorable response to debridement in combination with systemic therapy with corticosteroids. Ström et al6 recently described two new cases of a similar syndrome. In addition, they reviewed 23 cases

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview