nes Definition: comedo
nes are small, flesh-colored, white, or dark ... of a sebaceous follicle ( pore ). See acne . comedo
nal acne ...
... ). Blackhead : A familiar term for what is medically called an open comedo
. A comedo
, the primary sign of acne , consists of a dilated (widened) hair ...
... Keratitis ) Keratitis Sicca (Kerato conjunctivitis Sicca) ... A comedo
, the primary sign of acne , consists of a dilated (widened) hair ... keratin squamae ( skin debris), bacteria , and sebum (oil). An open comedo
has a wide opening to the skin and is capped with a blackened mass of ...
... This prevents the pore from draining, and it becomes inflamed. comedo
ne ex traction . The comedo
is removed from the pore with a special tool. Chemical peels . Gly ...
... infection . Stops the development of new acne lesion s ( comedones ) and encourages cell turnover, unplugging pimples Adapalene Decreases comedo
(basic acne lesion ) formation ... Because these pimples look like teenage acne , rosacea has often been nicknamed adult acne or acne ...
... body, an immune response is triggered, and the body produces antibodies targeted specifically against protein s on the foreign cells. When a comedo
ne rupture s and the body mounts an immune response against it, an inflammatory reaction occurs. Acne lesion s get very red, with small ...