Calcifying Acne – An Unusual Radiographic Finding

Anthony Ireland, Thomas Horgan, Jonathan Sandy, James Puryer

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Abstract

Calcinosis cutis is a condition of accumulation of calcium salts within the dermis leading to the formation of a calcified mass. This complication has been reported in acne vulgaris and other systemic metabolic disorders. This paper presents a rare case of calcinosis cutis in a 14-year-old male which was found at a routine orthodontic assessment.
Original languageEnglish
Article number3514936
JournalCase Reports in Dentistry
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Nov 2017

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