Acne Vulgaris(Acne) Quiz

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Content updated on Sep 20, 2022

What is acne vulgaris(acne)?

Also known as pimples, acne result from a blocked swollen pore. Causes include changes in hormone levels (e.g. puberty), medications, and direct pressure to the skin.

Symptoms of acne vulgaris(acne)

  • Skin abnormality

  • Scars or marks from the rash/wound

  • Pimples / Acne

Questions your doctor may ask to check for acne vulgaris(acne)

Your doctor may ask these questions to diagnose acne vulgaris(acne)

  • Do you have any skin problems?

  • Do you have scars or marks where the rashes/wound was previously?

  • Do you have acne?

Treatment for acne vulgaris(acne)

Treatment starts with simple measures like reducing pressure and regular cleansing. Mild acne can be treated with different types of creams - some are applied during the day, and some at night. More serious cases may require medications to be taken by mouth. Patients who are on acne pills should consult their doctor if planning for pregnancy.

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