IJSRP, Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2020 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Fitri Puspita, Rointan Simanungkalit, AriyatiYosi
Introduction: Acne vulgaris (AV) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the pilosebacceous unit characterized by the formation of open and closed comedones, papules, pustules, nodules and cysts. Vitamin D has an antiinflammation and anticomedogenic effects. Correlation between vitamin D and AV is presumed to exists only in patients with AV inflammatory lesions.