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A 48-year-old member asked:

can std cause acne?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
No: But you may have both. All acne is manageable using today's medications. If two weeks on topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you, get with your personal physician. If you think you have a sexually transmitted disease, please get with your physician. These can be troublesome if neglected.

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Last updated Nov 19, 2016

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