Growing Menace of Topical Corticosteroids Misuse
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Marwale, D. J. A. ., Indurkar, D. V., Gadekar , D. M. ., Syed, D. N., & Gosavi, D. R. (2018). Growing Menace of Topical Corticosteroids Misuse. VIMS Health Science Journal , 5(2), 92-94. Retrieved from


The scenario of Indian Dermatology is conspicuously marred by numerous vices. One such prevalent vice being the unbridled use of topical corticosteroids for various situations and the accompanying rise in the patients presenting with adverse effects of topical corticosteroids. This review article aims to highlight the rampant steroid abuse in the field of Dermatology and the steps undertaken to curb the same.

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