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Derm Resident Turns to VisualDx to Search Alternative Acne Treatments

acnevulgaris_75114.jpgDustin M., a chief dermatology resident, used VisualDx to diagnose acne that wasn't responding to topical treatments.

"Young female with acne not responsive to topical therapies.  A review of VisualDx offered insight into potential therapeutic oral alternatives.  Patient was started on spironolactone 25mg PO BID as a result and is doing much better!"

*Acne vulgaris pictured here is not patient in story. See more pictures of acne vulgaris in VisualDx.

About VisualDx

VisualDx is an award-winning diagnostic clinical decision support system that has become the standard electronic resource at more than half of U.S. medical schools and more than 1,500 hospitals and institutions nationwide.  VisualDx combines clinical search with the world's best medical image library, plus medical knowledge from experts to help with diagnosis, treatment, self-education, and patient communication. Expanding to provide diagnostic decision support across General Medicine, the new VisualDx brings increased speed and accuracy to the art of diagnosis. Learn more at