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Acne

A slang term for a break-out.
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Although the specific cause or causes of feline acne are unknown, there exist several possible explanations for the condition.
Miller, "and if a cat keeps banging her chin on her food bowl, she may eventually go off her food." Feline acne, he points out, can then become an issue that affects the cat's overall health.
A related disorder--one that is quite frequently seen--is feline acne, the overproduction of keratin and its resulting buildup in an animal's hair follicles, which prompts the emergence of blackheads on an affected cat's chin and lips.