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Whiteheads

Whiteheads are small, white, raised bumps on the skin. They form when oil and skin collect in the pores. Whiteheads are also known as closed comedomes and pimples. They occur with acne.

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Habif TM. Principles of diagnosis and anatomy. In: Habif TP, ed.Clinical Dermatology

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Update Date 12/2/2014