Acne vulgaris

 

 

This is pimple of the adolescent and the young adult. It consist of small cysts called comedones which arise as a result of block in hair follicle acted upon by bacteria called Proprionobacterium acnes. Comedones may be blackhead (open) or whitehead (closed). In most cases it clears in adulthood.


Acne chest

 


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Structure of the skin

 

 

 

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