Medical News Today: Nodular acne: Definition and treatment options

Nodular acne is a severe type of acne that causes hard, painful lesions on the skin. These lesions are signs of inflammation in the deep layers of the skin. In this article, we look at the causes and symptoms of nodular acne. We also cover possible treatments, including antibiotics, isotretinoin, and topical creams.
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ConclusionCarefully designed randomised controlled trials are required to confirm findings of previous studies in lean PCOS and to consolidate diagnostic and management algorithms proposed in this review. This paper will aid health professionals to improve their clinical approach in managing lean women with PCOS.
Source: Journal of Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Baby acne, or neonatal acne, affects around 20 percent of newborns. It usually clears up without treatment. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and similar conditions here.
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ConclusionsMicroneedle fractional radiofrequency system showed a quite good efficacy and safety in the treatment of atrophic facial acne scars (Department of Dermato ‐Cosmetology, Uludag University Medical School).
Source: Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION Source Type: research
ConclusionsSeveral AEs (i.e., diarrhea, dyspepsia, insomnia, and neurologic AE ratio) were associated with tacrolimus dose normalized AUCss,0 ‐12hr, and clearance. Skin changes and acne were associated with dose ‐normalized CMAX concentrations. To facilitate clinical implementation, a LSS was developed to predict AUCss,0 ‐12hr values using sparse patient data to efficiently assess projected immunosuppressive exposure and potentially minimize AE manifestations.
Source: British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
Updated Date: Nov 9, 2018 EST
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Updated Date: Nov 9, 2018 EST
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SummaryBackgroundAcne vulgaris is a common skin disease characterized by increased sebum production, inflammation, and colonization ofPropionibacterium acnes (P.  acnes) on pilosebaceous follicles.AimsTo determine the efficacy of two different plant extracts againstP.  acnes and to analyze the gene expression levels of IL ‐1α, SRD5A1, and TNFα in HaCaT cells treated with these plant extracts.MethodsAnti ‐acne extract 1 (AE1) consisted ofJuglans regia (walnut husk),Myrtus communis (myrtle leaves),Matricaria chamomilla (chamomilla flowers),Urtica dioica (stinging nettle leaves), andRosa damascena (r...
Source: Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION Source Type: research
Witch hazel has anti-inflammatory and astringent properties, so many people use it at home for common complaints, such as acne or varicose veins. Learn more.
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(Natural News) Many people with acne try to treat the condition with chemically formulated facial washes, soaps, lotions, creams, and other synthetic treatments. However, most of these acne treatments come with side effects. So, in search of natural acne treatments, researchers from Kyung Hee University Medical Center in Seoul, Republic of Korea, found that bitter aloe (Aloe...
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Updated Date: Nov 8, 2018 EST
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