Therapeutics in Dermatology
A reference textbook in dermatology
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Trace element deficiency

5 April 2012, by DRENO B.

Trace elements play an essential role in physical development and the maintenance of homeostasis within the body. Trace element deficiency can result in skin lesions. Zinc, selenium, copper, manganese, silicon and lithium deficiencies all have an impact on the skin.

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