acne vulgaris

Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acne vulgaris - the most common form of acneacne vulgaris - the most common form of acne; usually affects people from puberty to young adulthood
acne - an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Novan Therapeutics announced today positive Phase 2b study results of its topical nitric oxide drug candidate SB204 for the treatment of acne vulgaris, achieving the company's program goals.
The Indication API Insight Reports provides client with details on global Acne Vulgaris drugs marketed and API Manufacturers details.
5% benzoyl peroxide preparation with lipohydroxy acid was a safe and effective alternative to prescription 5% benzoyl peroxide with 1% clindamycin in a 12-week randomized, double-blind, multicenter study of patients with mild to moderate acne vulgaris who also were treated with generic 0.
Acne, or acne vulgaris is an inflammatory disorder of the skin which affects people of almost all age groups.
Systemic isotretinoin can be considered to be a 'wonder drug' that has revolutionised the treatment of acne vulgaris, massively improving outcomes in nodulocystic acne.
Dean Parks of Ocala, FL has patented a dermatological composition for topically treating dermatological conditions comprising transient acantholytic dermatitis, acne miliaris necrotica, acne varioliformis, perioral dermatitis, acneiform eruptions, acne vulgaris or seborrheic dermatitis.
Your high incidence of acne is interesting - it is probably not acne vulgaris, but rather an acneiform reaction, which can look very similar.
Food and DrugAdministration (FDA) has approved additional strengths of SOLODYN(R) (minocycline HCl, USP) Extended Release Tablets in 55 mg, 80 mg and 105 mg dosages for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of non-nodular moderate to severe acne vulgaris in patients 12 years of age and older.
WAIKOLOA, HAWAII -- Most physicians, taught that diet is unrelated to the pathogenesis of acne vulgaris, dismiss as folklore the frequent questions posed by patients and family members as to whether eating greasy foods, chocolate, or other sweets causes their skin problem.
The role of the general practitioner in the modern treatment of acne vulgaris.