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Old 08-16-2003, 07:54 PM   #1
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Post Thinning Skin from Accutane?

Anyone ever experienced thinning skin that veins are visible to the naked eye? My extremeties and face have these veins showing that you can make a map out of it. They are not protruding, just transparent. It is not a pretty sight. It's basically all over my legs and arms. I will ask my derm about it the next time I have an appt. I don't remember having this symptom the first time I was on Accutane which was about 4 years ago. I mentioned on my previous posts that I have noticed the softening of my skin all over my body, then after that I notice that (of course) they are thinning, I just did not expect to see my veins this much. Any comments?

 
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