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What is Acne Keloid?

What is Acne Keloid?

  • Acne Keloid: Overgrowth of scar tissue caused by acne.
  • Acne Keloid: A type of acneiform disorder in which secondary pyogenic infection in and around pilosebaceous structures ends in keloidal scarring. It manifests as persistent folliculitis of the back of the neck associated with occlusion of the follicular orifices. It is most often encountered in black or Asian men.
    Source - Diseases Database

Acne Keloid: Introduction

Types of Acne Keloid:

Broader types of Acne Keloid:

How serious is Acne Keloid?

Complications of Acne Keloid: see complications of Acne Keloid

What causes Acne Keloid?

Causes of Acne Keloid: see causes of Acne Keloid

What are the symptoms of Acne Keloid?

Symptoms of Acne Keloid: see symptoms of Acne Keloid

Complications of Acne Keloid: see complications of Acne Keloid

Acne Keloid: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Acne Keloid.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Acne Keloid.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Acne Keloid: Dermatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Acne Keloid.
Treatments for Acne Keloid: see treatments for Acne Keloid
Research for Acne Keloid: see research for Acne Keloid

Name and Aliases of Acne Keloid

Main name of condition: Acne Keloid

Other names or spellings for Acne Keloid:

Dermatitis papillaris capillitii, Acne keloidalis nuchae Source - Diseases Database

 

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