Posts Tagged ‘Acne Vulgaris’

El acné vulgar (acné) (acné común) (Español)

Sunday, November 4th, 2012

acné ¿Cuál es la causa del acné? Existen varias causas del acné. Una teoría es que cuando el nivel de hormona masculina (testosterona) aumenta durante la pubertad, la piel de una persona propensa al acné reacciona a la hormona y produce el exceso de sebo. Nadie sabe por qué las glándulas sebáceas de algunos individuos […]

Acne (brufoli dell’adolescenza) (Italiano)

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

Acne Qual è la causa dell’acne? L’acne è una malattia che si sviluppa nei follicoli piliferi e nelle ghiandole sebacee. Anche se queste ghiandole sono distribuite su tutta la superficie corporea, sono interessate solo alcune zone, come il viso, il petto e la schiena. La sostanza oleosa prodotta dalle ghiandole sebacee si chiama sebo e […]

Acne (espinhas da adolescência) (Português)

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Acne Qual é a causa da acne? A acne é uma doença que se desenvolve nos folículos pilosos e também nas glândulas sebáceas. Embora estas glândulas estejam distribuídas por toda a superfície corporal, apenas algumas regiões, como o rosto, peito e costas são afetadas. A substância oleosa produzida pelas glândulas sebáceas é chamada de sebo […]

Differences in Acne Vulgaris in Females Between Teenagers and Adults

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

Differences in Acne Vulgaris Between Teenagers and Adults The clinical features of late onset acne compared with early onset acne in women. Choi CW, Lee DH, Kim HS, Kim BY, Park KC, Youn SW. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2011. Apr;25(4):454-61. Often, physicians are confronted with females with no onset of acne who present with […]

Acne Vulgaris – 2011

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Acne Vulgaris – 2011 Influence of isotretinoin on hippocampal-based learning in human subjects. Ormerod AD, Thind CK, Rice SA, Reid IC, Williams JH, McCaffery PJ. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2011 Dec 24. [Epub ahead of print] EFFECT OF ISOTRETINOIN ON PROTHROMBIN TIME (PT), INTERNATIONAL NORMALIZED RATIO (INR) AND ACTIVATED PARTIAL THROMBOPLASTINE TIME (APTT). Kaptanoglu AF, Uncu M, […]

Dermatology in Asians (For Professionals)

Friday, March 25th, 2011

1. Asians: who are they ? -they represent 4.5% of population of the US. -they are the people who come from the Far-east, South-East Asia and the Indian subcontinent. -Standards of beauty are different than in the West but very diverse as very different cultures live there (light skin is sought after but unregulated stores […]

Update on Acne and Diet

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

Diet and acne. Bowe WP, Joshi SS, Shalita AR. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2010 Jul;63(1):124-41. It is common for dermatologists to dispell myths that acne wouldn’t be related to diet. Controversy exists in this domain due to the fact that a lot of the initial myths advocating an implication of certain diets (chocolate, sweets, fats) […]

Acne Vulgaris (for professionals)

Friday, January 14th, 2011

Acne is common but can be psychologically devastatating. It is important to see a dermatologist whose role is: -to confirm the diagnosis of acne vulgaris. -to determine the type of acne: retentional (non inflammatory) or inflammatory. -to determine the psychological impact to determine aggressivity of treatment. -to monitor the effects of treatment. Some advice for […]

Acne Vulgaris – 2010

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Acne Vulgaris – 2010 The spectrum of dermatological disorders among primary school children in Dar es Salaam. Komba EV, Mgonda YM. BMC Public Health. 2010 Dec 16;10:765. Clinical implications of lipid peroxidation in acne vulgaris: old wine in new bottles. Bowe WP, Logan AC. Lipids Health Dis. 2010 Dec 9;9(1):141. Treatment of mild-to-moderate acne vulgaris […]

Acne Vulgaris – 2009

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Acne Vulgaris – 2009 Beyond birth control. The health benefits of hormonal contraception. Geraghty P. Adv Nurse Pract. 2009 Feb;17(2):47-8, 50, 52. Fixed-combination clindamycin 1%-benzoyl peroxide 5% hydrating gel: a flexible component of acne management. Tanghetti E. Cutis. 2009 Nov;84(5 Suppl):18-24. Improving treatment outcomes: tolerability of a fixed-combination clindamycin 1%-benzoyl peroxide 5% hydrating gel as […]

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