Management of mild to moderate acne vulgaris

  • P Malahlela
  • MH Motswaledi
Keywords: mild, moderate, acne vulgaris

Abstract

Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease of the pilosebaceous units. It is the most common diagnosis in dermatology and regularly affects adolescents and young adults. Acne can be mild, moderate or severe. Treatment includes topical keratolytics, topical retinoids, antibiotics, hormonal therapy and systemic retinoids in severe cases.

Keywords: mild, moderate, acne vulgaris

Published
2013-07-08
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 2078-6204
print ISSN: 2078-6190