Int J Dermatol 2017 Aug 30;56(8):828-832. Epub 2017 Jun 30.
Department of Medicine, University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica.
Background: Acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) is a chronic scarring folliculitis which usually occurs in young adult males of African descent. Studies have suggested that AKN may be associated with other dermatologic conditions and even general medical disorders. The aim of this study was to identify cutaneous and extracutaneous associated disorders and to examine risk factors in our population for developing AKN. Read More