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Acne rosacea

Introduction: Acne rosacea

Description of Acne rosacea

Acne rosacea (medical condition): Inflammatory rash affecting cheeks, nose, forehead, chin...more »

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  »Introduction: Rosacea
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  »Treatments for Rosacea

Acne rosacea: a skin disease of adults (more often women) in which blood vessels of the face enlarge resulting in a flushed appearance.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Acne rosacea: A cutaneous disorder primarily of convexities of the central part of the FACE, such as FOREHEAD; CHEEK; NOSE; and CHIN. It is characterized by FLUSHING; ERYTHEMA; EDEMA; RHINOPHYMA; papules; and ocular symptoms. It may occur at any age but typically after age 30. There are various subtypes of rosacea: erythematotelangiectatic, papulopustular, phymatous, and ocular (National Rosacea Society's Expert Committee on the Classification and Staging of Rosacea, J Am Acad Dermatol 2002; 46:584-7).
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Acne rosacea: Related Topics

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Acne rosacea as a Disease

Acne rosacea: Another name for Rosacea (or close medical condition association).
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Acne rosacea: Related Diseases

Acne rosacea: Acne rosacea is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Acne rosacea (Rosacea)

Some of the symptoms of Acne rosacea incude:

Treatments for Acne rosacea (Rosacea)

Treatments for Acne rosacea (Rosacea) include:

Treatment of Acne rosacea: For more treatment information about Acne rosacea, see treatment of Rosacea (Acne rosacea)

Acne rosacea: Article Excerpts about Rosacea

Rosacea, previously called acne rosacea, is a chronic skin disease that affects both the skin and the... (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers About Rosacea: NIAMS)

Acne rosacea: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Acne rosacea

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Hierarchical classifications of Acne rosacea

The following list attempts to classify Acne rosacea into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • acne
  • disease of the skin,skin condition,skin disease,skin disorder,skin problem
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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