Acne with facial edema

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Acne with facial edema
Other names: Acne with facial oedema,[1] solid facial edema[2]: 499 
Dermal edema and fibrosis as well as mixed cellular infiltrate

Acne with facial edema occurs uncommonly, and is associated with a peculiar inflammatory edema of the mid-third of the face.[3]

See also


  1. 'Oedema' is the standard form defined in the Concise Oxford English Dictionary (2011), with the precision that the spelling in the United States is 'edema'.
  2. Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 978-1-4160-2999-1.
  3. Freedberg, et al. (2003). Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine. (6th ed.). Page 685. McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-07-138076-0.