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Acne Keloid (Acne Keloidalis)

A type of acneiform disorder in which secondary pyogenic infection in and around pilosebaceous structures ends in keloidal scarring. It manifests as persistent folliculitis of the back of the neck associated with occlusion of the follicular orifices. It is most often encountered in black or Asian men.
Also Known As:
Acne Keloidalis; Folliculitis Keloidalis; Acne Keloids; Acne, Keloidal; Keloid, Acne; Keloidal Acnes; Keloids, Acne; Keloidal Acne
Networked: 29 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 2 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Alopecia (Baldness)
2. Folliculitis (Sycosis)
3. Cicatrix (Scar)
4. Cellulitis
5. Tinea (Ringworm)

Experts

1. Taylor, Susan C: 2 articles (10/2003 - 04/2003)
2. Tosti, Antonella: 1 article (01/2015)
3. Lindsey, Scott F: 1 article (01/2015)
4. Pirmez, Rodrigo: 1 article (11/2014)
5. Ramos-e-Silva, Marcia: 1 article (11/2014)
6. Madu, Pamela: 1 article (08/2014)
7. Kundu, Roopal V: 1 article (08/2014)
8. Bonan, P: 1 article (04/2013)
9. Moretti, S: 1 article (04/2013)
10. Cannarozzo, G: 1 article (04/2013)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Acne Keloid:
1. Clobetasol (Clobetasol Propionate)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Betamethasone (Celestone)FDA Link
3. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin)FDA LinkGeneric
4. CosmeticsIBA
5. Keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvansIBA
6. CollagenIBA
7. Burnett Schwartz Berberian syndromeIBA
8. TenascinIBA
9. Triamcinolone (Aristocort)FDA Link
10. SteroidsIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Lasers (Laser)
2. Hair Removal (Depilation)
3. Semiconductor Lasers
4. Traction
5. Transplants (Transplant)