Sebaceous hyperplasia is a disorder of the sebaceous glands in which they become enlarged, producing flesh-colored or yellowish, shiny, often umbilicated bumps on the face.wikipedia
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Sebaceous hyperplasia is a disorder of the sebaceous glands in which they become enlarged, producing flesh-colored or yellowish, shiny, often umbilicated bumps on the face. Sebaceous glands are glands located within the skin and are responsible for secreting an oily substance named sebum.
Several related medical conditions involve sebum—including acne, sebaceous cysts, hyperplasia, and sebaceous adenoma.
sebaceous gland tumours
sebaceous tumorsebaceous tumors
cutaneousskin cellanimal skin
Sebaceous glands are glands located within the skin and are responsible for secreting an oily substance named sebum.
They are commonly associated with hair follicles but they can be found in hairless regions of the skin as well.
The symptoms of this condition are 1–5 mm papules on the skin, mainly on the forehead, nose and cheeks, and seborrheic facial skin.
Brassica oleracea var. botrytisBrassica oleracea var. caulifloraBrassica oleraceae botrytis
The papules may be cauliflower-shaped.
acne vulgariscystic acneblemishes
In infants, acne is sometimes associated with sebaceous hyperplasia.
skin lesionskin diseasepustule
P. acnesbacteria that causes acneC. acnes
Elevated production of sebum by hyperactive sebaceous glands (sebaceous hyperplasia) or blockage of the follicle can cause C. acnes bacteria to grow and multiply.
Occasionally, several adjacent glands will coalesce into a larger cauliflower-like cluster similar to sebaceous hyperplasia of the skin.
skin conditionsskin tuberculosisconditions of the mucous membrane
xanthelasma palpebrarumxanthalasmaxanthoma palpebrarum
Xanthelasma in the form of XP can be diagnosed from clinical impression, although in some cases it may need to be distinguished (differential diagnosis) from other conditions, especially necrobiotic xanthogranuloma, syringoma, palpebral sarcoidosis, sebaceous hyperplasia, Erdheim–Chester disease, lipoid proteinosis (Urbach–Wiethe disease), and the syndrome of adult-onset asthma and periocular xanthogranuloma (AAPOX).
miliaMiliumsmall white superficial cysts known as milia
Sebaceous hyperplasia – In this condition, small yellowish growths develop on the skin, usually on the face. This condition is neither contagious nor dangerous.