The Prevalence of Folliculitis in Patients with Papulopustular/Comedonal Acne, and Their Response to Antifungal Treatment.
Skinmed 2018 1;16(2):99-104. Epub 2018 Apr 1.
Department of Dermatology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.
Because folliculitis (MF) may clinically mimic acne vulgaris (AV), patients usually receive unnecessary and prolonged antibiotic treatment. We aimed to determine the prevalence of MF among patients with AV, and to evaluate its response to antifungal treatment. A total of 217 patients with AV underwent cytologic examination for the presence of yeasts. Read More