sebaceous


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Related to sebaceous: sebum, sebaceous adenoma
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Synonyms for sebaceous

containing an unusual amount of grease or oil

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conclude that the Aramis Laser treats the source of acne by altering the sebaceous gland.
If hair follicles and sebaceous glands are destroyed the skin doesn't recover and scars will result.
Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of acne on the back and the first device to demonstrate a direct effect on the sebaceous glands.
The goal is to take advantage of LEVULAN(R)'s preferential uptake by sebaceous glands and P acnes, in order to achieve successful clearing of acne lesions, while attaining an acceptable side effect profile.
The cause is not clear, although it may be linked to overactive sebaceous glands, which produce an oily substance, called sebum.
are high, causing the production of oil and sebaceous secretions and beginning a process that may cause the hair follicles to atrophy.
Skin lesions caused by seborrheic dermatitis are typically located in areas abundant with sebaceous glands including the scalp, face and upper trunk.
Rhinophyma is simply the overactivity and overgrowth of sebaceous (oil-producing) glands, which are more plentiful in the nose than on any other part of the face.
Sensitive people usually react to chemicals produced by the animal's salivary glands and the sebaceous glands of its skin, with symptoms that include itchy, watery eyes; runny nose; nasal congestion; itchy nose; sneezing, coughing and difficulty breathing.
DRM01 was shown to accumulate in the hydrophobic environment of sebaceous glands relative to the surrounding dermis, which suggests that DRM01 effectively localizes in the target cells of the sebaceous glands.
Sebacia's proprietary gold microparticles are designed to be used with existing dermatologic lasers to heat the sebaceous glands and follicles to treat acne.
ACNE This involves sebaceous glands of follicles too but they become blocked by sebum under the influence of testosterone in both sexes.
Sebaceous adenomas are one of the most common skin lumps seen in older dogs.