Flashcards in Other Skin Conditions Deck (9)
Acne is a disorder of the hair follicle and ______________ gland.
Noninflammatory acne lesions are called _______________.
_____________ are raised areas < 5 mm in diameter.
_____________ have a central core of purulent exudate.
_____________ are < 5 mm in diameter - may be hemorrhgic.
____________ are supportive nodules.
Acne _____________ is most common among adolescents, while acne ________________ occurs later in life.
ACNE VULGARIS (teen)
ACNE CONGLOBATA (later)
Name the chronic inflammatory process that occurs in adults > 40, often confused with acne, which is more prevalent in women, and can lead to bulbous nose.