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At the very least, mechanical forces, even if they don't cause the disorder, "certainly can exacerbate acne keloidalis nuchae, and short haircuts using electrical clippers may be a factor," Dr.
Pseudofolliculitis barbae looks very similar to the initial presentation of acne keloidalis nuchae, and in fact, the pathophysiologic mechanism is the same.
In our case, we observed papules and nodules of the neck imitating acne keloidalis nuchae and so the patient was initially treated with oral isotretinoin (13-15).