Topical Rosacea Treatments
New Treatment Topics
Updates on the Pathophysiology and Management of Acne Rosacea
A classification system for rosacea identifies 4 subtypes (ie, erythematotelangiectatic, papulopustular, phymatous, and ocular), which may help guide therapeutic decision making.
Until recently, the pathophysiology of acne rosacea has been poorly understood and limited to descriptions of factors that exacerbate or improve this disorder.
These findings may help explain the benefits of current treatments and suggest new therapeutic strategies helpful for alleviating this disease.
Author: Elsaie ML, Choudhary S. Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA..
Reviewed: Wednesday, 28 November 2012.
Further Information: Updates on the Pathophysiology and Management of Acne Rosacea :