Sebaceous Glands

Some articles on sebaceous glands, sebaceous gland:

Sebaceous Gland - Pathology
... Sebaceous glands are involved in skin problems such as acne and keratosis pilaris ... prescription drug isotretinoin significantly reduces the amount of sebum produced by the sebaceous glands, and is used to treat acne ... The sebaceous gland is stimulated due to some steroids conversion into dihydrotestosterone ...
Demodex - D. Folliculorum and D. Brevis
... brevis lives in sebaceous glands connected to hair follicles ... in the follicle opening, and eggs are laid inside the hair follicles or sebaceous glands ... The dead mites decompose inside the hair follicles or sebaceous glands ...
Steatocystoma Multiplex - Causes and Genetics
... as either a sporadic or autosomal dominant inherited condition characterized by benign sebaceous gland tumors ... abortive hair follicles at the site where sebaceous glands attach ... The relationship of steatocystoma multiplex to the development of sebaceous glands and common presentation at puberty suggest a hormonal trigger for lesion growth ...