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Acne, Keloidal Scar

definition

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.

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Acne, Keloidal Scar

UMLS

Acne cheloidalis, Acne Keloid, Acne Keloidalis, Acne Keloids, Acne, keloid, Acne, Keloidal, Dermatitis papillaris capilliti, Folliculitis cheloidalis, Folliculitis Keloidalis, Folliculitis keloidalis nuchae, Folliculitis, keloidalis, Keloid, Acne, Keloidal Acne, Keloidal Acnes, Keloids, Acne, Sycosis nuchae

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2 images found for this diagnose localisation: shoulder region, diagnosis: Acne, Keloidal Scar localisation: chest, diagnosis: Acne, Keloidal Scar