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Synonyms for acne



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Words related to acne

an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin

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Widespread use of antibiotics has raised concerns regarding resistance in Propionibacterium acnes and other host commensals.
Let's face it, experiencing acne breakouts-regardless of a person's age-is never fun.
Examining the impact of contraception on acne in adolescents is clinically important because acne affects about 85% of adolescents, and contraceptives may influence the course of acne disease.
Acne, a skin disorder that mostly affects about eight out of ten teenagers at some point of adolescence, is a long-term skin condition that occurs when hair follicles become clogged with dead skin cells and oil from the skin.
The main microorganism which is localized in the follicle and involved in the pathogenesis of acne is Propionibacterium Acnes.
acnes bacteria from the noses of 49 pimply and 52 clear-skinned volunteers.
Hope has been given to millions of acne sufferers as a new study suggests the condition may be genetic.
Acne vulgaris is a common chronic inflammatory skin disorder of the pilosebaceous unit with multifactorial pathogenesis, variable morphology and a great psychological impact especially in severe forms including nodulocystic acne (acne conglobata).
Acne, one of the most common skin conditions in the United States, challenges the clinician in multiple ways.
Acne vulgaris is a common chronic skin disease involving blockage and inflammation of pilosebaceous units (hair follicles and their accompanying Sebaceous gland).
French, "New insights into acne pathogenesis: propionibacterium acnes activates the inflammasome," Journal of Investigative Dermatology, vol.
Acne vulgaris, a multifactorial disease, is one of the most common dermatological conditions that is encountered in clinical practice and affecting upto 80% adolescents and young adults at some stage.
NEW YORK -- Acne remains one of the most serious skin care concerns and as a result, acne treatments continue to be a main-stay of the skin care category.
BERLIN -- Acne is a condition that's widely misunderstood by nondermatologist clinicians, insurers, and patients, according to a recent call to action by the Global Alliance to Improve Outcomes in Acne, a 20-member international panel of acne experts.