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Acne

A slang term for a break-out.
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There are no studies specifically describing acne in black patients in the private health sector in SA.
Although the groundbreaking vaccine has only been tested on skin biopsies from acne patients, the early results have been positive.
As a result, the more sebum you make, the more greasy your skin would be and hence acne at its worst.
Non-inflammatory acnes with only comedon or acnes with mild and moderate inflammation may be in this group (5-8).
acnes strains, enabling UCLA co-first author Shuta Tomida to zero in on genes unique to each strain.
Suppression of polymorphonuclear leucocyte chemotactic factor production in Propionibacterium acnes by subminimal inhibitory concentrations of tetracycline, ampicillin, minocycline, and erythromycin.
In the first trial of its kind, researchers analysed the DNA of more than 26,700 people - including thousands battling severe acne.
A 21-year-old Omani male referred from a private clinic to our dermatology outpatient clinic with a clinical picture of nodulocystic acne affecting his face.
Alexis, MD, MPH, describes the differences in clinical presentation, patient concerns, and sequelae of acne based on Fitzpatrick skin type.
There are many myths about acne like its infectivity and relation to chocolate etc.
Acne vulgaris is a multifactorial disease which is associated with pilosebaceous follicle and results in inflammatory and noninflammatory lesions [1].