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What's the difference between acne and a folliculitis pustule?
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Dr. Seema Patel
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In brief: Types of acne
Acne can be whiteheads, blackheads, papules (red bumps), pustules (like the folliculitis pustule) and or cystic deep acne.
Folliculitis is just a hair follicle that is infected and pustule means that particular follicle also had pus. So this is just a form of acne.

In brief: Types of acne
Acne can be whiteheads, blackheads, papules (red bumps), pustules (like the folliculitis pustule) and or cystic deep acne.
Folliculitis is just a hair follicle that is infected and pustule means that particular follicle also had pus. So this is just a form of acne.
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