Problem

Pimples

Other Names:
Whiteheads
Pustules
Comedos
Comeda
Nature:

A pimple is a kind of comedo that results from excess sebum and dead skin cells getting trapped in the pores of the skin. In its aggravated state, it may evolve into a pustule or papules. Pimples can be treated by acne medications, antibiotics, and anti-inflammatories prescribed by a physician, or various over the counter remedies purchased at a pharmacy.

Broader Problems:
Acne
Sepsis
Minor ailments
Narrower Problems:
Styes
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
18.04.2019 – 13:21 CEST