Acne Keloidalis

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Acne Keloidalis: A Review

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis is a chronic scarring folliculitis located on the posterior neck of young black men. It is manifest clinically by follicular papules that coalesce into firm plaques and ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Hair Follicle | Chronic Scarring Folliculitis | Posterior Neck

Acne Keloidalis In Females: Case Report And Review Of Literature.

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis, also known as folliculitis nuchae, is a form of chronic scarring folliculitis characterized by fibrotic papules and nodules of the nape of the neck and the occiput. It ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Keloid Adult | African Descent | Nape Neck

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae

[ PUBLICATION ] ... of acne keloidalis nuchae, varying stages of transepithelial elimination were observed histologically, suggesting that acne keloidalis represents a transepithelial elimination disorder ...
Known for Keloidalis Nuchae | Acne Keloid | Folliculitis Hair | Adult Biopsy

Efficacy Of Diode Laser For Treating Acne Keloidalis Nuchae

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis nuchae is usually treated with oral antibiotics, local antiseptics or intralesional steroids but with limited success. I assessed the efficacy of diode laser for treating the ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Laser Treatment | Keloid Adult | Therapy Male

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) is an inflammatory disease related to the spectrum of keloidal scarring alopecias. No association with internal disease has been described so far.We describe a ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis Nuchae | Metabolic Syndrome | Keloid Adult | Association Akn

Surgical Management Of Acne Keloidalis

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis is an uncommon disease that predominantly affects post-pubertal males. The condition is primarily a chronic folliculitis complicated by hypertrophic scarring and multiple ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Surgical Management | Scalp | Folliculitis

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae: Prevalence, Impact, And Management Challenges

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) also known as folliculitis keloidalis nuchae (FKN) is a chronic form of scarring folliculitis seen mostly in men of African descent. The term AKN is commonly used ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Cicatricial Alopecia | Tumorous Masses | African Descent

Prevalence Of Acne Keloidalis Nuchae In Football Players

[ PUBLICATION ] ... precede acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN). Factors that may be associated with the progression of nuchal AM to AKN are unknown. The prevalence of AKN in football players has not been ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Factors Akn | Continental Ancestry | Severe Cases

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae In Asian: A Single Institutional Experience

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis nuchae, a type of folliculitis involving the back of the neck, is common in black men, although rare cases have been reported in patients of other ethnicities. We analyzed the ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Nuchae | Folliculitis | Asian

Surgical Excision Of Acne Keloidalis Nuchae With Secondary Intention Healing

[ PUBLICATION ] . Acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) is a chronic scarring folliculitis that presents clinically as follicular papules and pustules. These can coalesce into firm hypertrophic plaques and nodules on ...
Known for Acne Keloidalis | Secondary Intention | Surgical Approaches | Primary Closure

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