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The Uses of Naltrexone in Dermatological Conditions.

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Summary of "The Uses of Naltrexone in Dermatological Conditions."

Naltrexone in standard and reduced doses is efficacious in many inflammatory and acantholytic disorders.

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Name: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
ISSN: 1097-6787
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