Acne: A Summary

Terminology The term “acne rosacea” is a synonym for rosacea, however some individuals may have almost no acne comedones associated with their rosacea and therefore prefer the term rosacea.[14] Chloracne is associated with exposure to polyhalogenated compounds.  Signs and symptoms Typical features of acne include: seborrhea (increased oil-sebum secretion), comedones (blackheads and whiteheads), papules (pinheads), pustules (pimples), nodules (large papules)

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