Acne fulminans

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What is acne fulminans?

Acne fulminans is a, painful, ulcerating, and bleeding form of acne. It may be accompanied by bone and joint pain and fever.

Common symptoms reported by people with acne fulminans

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with acne fulminans

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Compare treatments taken by people with acne fulminans

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Who has acne fulminans on PatientsLikeMe?


Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from acne fulminans patients who have completed their condition history
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