How is acne keloidalis nuchae differentiated from folliculitis?

Updated: Oct 08, 2020
  • Author: Elizabeth K Satter, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Acne keloidalis nuchae is a similar condition that arises on the neck and occipital region of the scalp. This condition tends to be more chronic and has greater potential for scarring. [27]


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