Systemic comorbidities associated with rosacea: a multicentric retrospective observational study


AKSOY B., Ekiz O., Unal E., Özaydın Yavuz G., Gonul M., Cakmak S. K. , ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.58, no.6, pp.722-728, 2019 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ijd.14353
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.722-728

Abstract

BackgroundOnce considered a disorder limited to the skin, rosacea is now known to be associated with systemic disorders. The aim of this study was to determine what systemic comorbidities accompany rosacea and to determine the relationship between the type, severity, and duration of rosacea, and the presence of and type of systemic comorbidities.