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ANCE 6 are formed under the skin by giving a rolling and uneven appearance on the skin surface. Boxcar scars are craters, oval or round depressions in the skin. Diagnosis of the Disease Acne can be a self-diagnosed or visual inspection by the dermatologist. Acne is determined if severity which includes mild, moderate, and severe acne. Diagnostic Method/Tests Acne is diagnosed by an examination by a specialist therefore, there is no test for acne. It is treated at home if it is mild acne with over the counter products. Otherwise, medication prescribed by the doctor is recommended for moderate and severe acne. Treatment and Side Effects Treatments vary based on the type of acne and how severe it is. For comedones, topical tretinoin can be used daily or every other day. Mild inflammatory acne, topical retinoid can be used or with a topical antibiotic such as erythromycin or clindamycin, with benzoyl peroxide. Moderate acne can be treated by an oral antibiotic such as doxycycline and minocycline plus topical therapy as for mild acne. Severe acne can be cured by oral isotretinoin. Cystic acne can be treated with Intralesional triamcinolone. For topical acne drugs, the side effects are skin irritation and dryness, and the side effects antibiotic includes stomachaches, dizziness, and headaches. Oral isotretinoin can cause severe side effects, especially if one becomes pregnant while taking it and it can also increase the risk of depression, suicidal thoughts and can affect one’s liver function and cholesterol levels. Prognosis with Treatment Mild acne may occur spontaneously in adulthood, usually in women and treatment may be limited due to pregnancy. Mild inflammatory acne may heal without scarring, as well as
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ANCE 7 noninflammatory acne. Moderate to severe inflammatory acne may heal but leaves scarring. The Scarring is both physical and emotional. Acne scarring is an emotional stressor for adolescents and adults. Supportive counseling for patients and parents may be indicated in severe cases (Keri).
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