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Conshohocken, PA
A 36-year-old female asked:

I keep getting large, painful cystic acne on my chin. one goes away & new one comes up. it's leaving scars. what can i do to prevent them/treat them?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Serious Rx: You've already had microdermabrasion. It's time to ask your treating dermatologist about comprehensive care for your acne, up to and including systemic tetracycline or a similar antibiotic, and isotretinoin.

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Last updated May 15, 2016

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