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Topical methyl aminolevulinate photodynamic therapy for the treatment of folliculitis

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Photodynamic therapy (PDT) has been found to be effective for the treatment of acne vulgaris. We now wish to present a case series of seven patients who were successfully treated for chronic folliculitis with PDT after photosensitization with topical methyl aminolevulinate. The folliculitis had occurred in areas of acne-prone skin of the patients, mainly after long-term administration of antibiotics.
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Keywords: acne; folliculitis; methyl aminolevulinate; photodynamic therapy

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Publication date: 2007-08-01

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