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A 19-year-old woman has severe refractory pustular ...

Teratogenic effects in the embryo

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submitted by hayayah(216),

Isotretinoin is used to treat severe cystic acne. It is a teratogen. Can cause multiple severe birth defects. Contraception is mandatory. RXR is a retinoid X receptor.

IsoTERATinoin