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What is acne?

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Dr. Satish Sundar
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In brief: Please see referance

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It is an inflammation of the oil glands over the face chest and back primarily. Hormonal factors play a big role esp. in teens. Young adults may have other factors contributing to this and will need some further evaluation. https://www.aad.org/dermatology-a-to-z/diseases-and-treatments/a---d/acne

In brief: Please see referance

It is a big topic, so please review this site.
It is an inflammation of the oil glands over the face chest and back primarily. Hormonal factors play a big role esp. in teens. Young adults may have other factors contributing to this and will need some further evaluation. https://www.aad.org/dermatology-a-to-z/diseases-and-treatments/a---d/acne
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Dr. Nazhat Sharma
Keep skin dry, avoid sugars and spices, drink plenty water, do not pick on acne. Use Retin-A & Antibiotics on consultation with your PCP
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