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
, 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
bacteria from the noses of 49 pimply and 52 clear-skinned volunteers.
count (p=0.002) and the clindamycin-resistant P.
Hope has been given to millions of acne
sufferers as a new study suggests the condition may be genetic.
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
, one of the most common skin conditions in the United States, challenges the clinician in multiple ways.
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.
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