DISEASES OF THE SKIN : BLACKHEADS ARE BLACK OR SPOT, BLACKHEADS (COMEDONES) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
Blockage of the mouth of the follicle dust particles. In the pathogenesis of the disease plays a role of decreased vitality of the walls of the sebaceous glands increased their activities in the period of puberty.
Symptoms. Cork size to millet grain black in the mouths of the sebaceous glands; distinguished when pressed laterally in the form of a cylindrical or coiled rod. Localization: the face (forehead, cheeks, nose, chest, back.
In the absence of inflammatory phenomena designate a steam bath for the face with subsequent extrusion of the samples using Providenciales or needle (type vidolasco) (see Acne vulgaris). Daily wiping of the skin with 2% salicylic alcohol.