Acne lesion

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Acne lesion

Acne lesions are skin symptoms linked to the presence of acne. They are located at the orifices of sebaceous follicles. A distinction is made between retentional lesions (comedones and microcysts) and inflammatory lesions (papules, pustules, nodules and nodular cysts).

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