folliculitis keloidalis


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folliculitis keloidalis

[fa‚lik·yə′līd·əs ‚kē·lȯi′dal·əs]
(medicine)
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The clean-shave haircut known locally as the chiskop is rare among females but popular with black South African men, who are also predisposed to folliculitis keloidalis nuchae (FKN) (keloids on the back of the head).
Folliculitis keloidalis nuchae (FKN), also incorrectly called acne keloidalis, is shaving-bump-like keloids on the back of the head (Fig.
Folliculitis keloidalis nuchae is associated with the risk for bleeding from haircuts.