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Acne, cystic on the back

Acne, cystic on the back

Overview

Cystic acne, or nodulocystic acne, is the most severe form of acne. Both pustules and red bumps are present in the skin and scarring can be seen. The back is a common site for acne.

Update Date 11/20/2012