Differential rates of conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone in acne and in normal human skin--a possible pathogenic factor in acne

J Invest Dermatol. 1971 May;56(5):366-72. doi: 10.1111/1523-1747.ep12261252.
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MeSH terms

  • Acne Vulgaris / etiology
  • Acne Vulgaris / metabolism*
  • Biopsy
  • Chin
  • Chromatography, Gas
  • Chromatography, Paper
  • Chromatography, Thin Layer
  • Culture Techniques
  • Dihydrotestosterone / biosynthesis*
  • Face
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Scalp
  • Sebaceous Glands / metabolism*
  • Skin / metabolism*
  • Testosterone / metabolism*
  • Time Factors
  • Tritium

Substances

  • Dihydrotestosterone
  • Tritium
  • Testosterone