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Trichostasis spinulosa

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Trichostasis spinulosa

Trichostasis spinulosa is a common but rarely diagnosed disorder of the hair follicles[1] that clinically gives the impression of blackheads, but the follicles are filled with funnel-shaped, horny plugs which are bundles of vellus hairs.[2]:768

Diagnosis

Standard skin surface biopsy (SSSB) is a non-invasive method used for diagnosis.[1]

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