Acne Grading

Acne Grading

Acne severity can be graded by global assessment scales based on quantity—number of specific type of lesions (comedones, papules/pustules and nodules/cysts)—and quality—nature of the lesions themselves. More than 25 different systems of acne grading have been described.
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Inflammatory and noninflammatory acne lesion counts, microcomedones, acne grading scale scores, and Dermatology Life Quality Index scores improved similarly in all three groups after 3 months.