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Is there a test to determine which bacteria are causing my acne and point to a bacteria specific antibiotic?

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Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes

This is not necessary though.
Dermatologist are usually successful in treating this condition. The list of medication you are taking currently seem appropriate but there are certain triggers such as diet, certain medications and hormonal changes in females, which you are not, that may need to be addressed

In brief: Yes

This is not necessary though.
Dermatologist are usually successful in treating this condition. The list of medication you are taking currently seem appropriate but there are certain triggers such as diet, certain medications and hormonal changes in females, which you are not, that may need to be addressed
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