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Dermatology: skin bumps, itchy skin bumps, university teaching hospital
itchy skin bumps, university teaching hospital, skin color: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: skin bumps, skin lesion, anti histamines
skin lesion, anti histamines, pencil eraser: If you scratch your skin and you get a bump or welt that is called dermatographism which is a form of Urticaria or Hives. Treatment is with anti-histamines such as Zyrtec or Clarinex or Allegra. If you keep scratching the bumps you will develop what is called...

Dermatology: skin cancer?, sign of skin cancer, frackles
sign of skin cancer, frackles, google: If you have more than 100 nevus (synonym of mole)you should be examined face to face to discard the so called dysplastic nevus syndrome (is familiar) and to instruct you about prevention of malignity (size, color the ABCD of nevus, sun exposure etc) Please...

Dermatology: skin cancer?, sign of skin cancer, frackles
sign of skin cancer, frackles, shape changes: Dear Ivana, Having numerous moles is NOT a sign of skin cancer..... However, you should make a point to see a dermatologist at least annually to have all moles examined by this specialist.... That way the specialist who is trained to actually notice size...

Dermatology: skin cancer, assymetry, skin cancer
assymetry, skin cancer, moles: The main is the so called the ABCD of moles: A: ASSYMETRY ..is sign of warning B: Irregular BORDER is sign of warning C: Changes on COLOR is sign of warning D: DIAMETER...more than 6 mms is sign of warning All can occur in a moment If you have doubts...

Dermatology: skin cancer, skin cancers, layers of the skin
skin cancers, layers of the skin, lymphatics: Squamous cell and Basal cell skin cancers have a 95% cure rate and thus rarely spread internally. Melanoma on the other hand can spread internally which is called metastsis. For a melanoma to spread it has to penetrate the skin into the deeper layers of the...

Dermatology: skin cancer?, actinic keratosis, sun worshipper
actinic keratosis, sun worshipper, liquid nitrogen: Without seeing your skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis. You could have a precancer called an actinic keratosis which is treated with liquid nitrogen. You could have a benign lesion called a seborrheic keratoisis which is also treated with liquid nitrogen....

Dermatology: skin cancer, history of skin cancer, liquid nitrogen
history of skin cancer, liquid nitrogen, skin cancer: Liquid nitrogen is not sold over the counter. The over the counter freezing reaches a minus 55 degrees celsius while liquid nitrogen reaches a minus 196 celsius. Thus, liquid nitrogen is 141 degrees colder than the over the counter preparations. That is...

Dermatology: skin cancer, squamous cell carcinoma, university teaching hospital
squamous cell carcinoma, university teaching hospital, skin cancer: Linda: your age? Is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at...

Dermatology: skin cancer, moderate dysplasia, dysplastic nevus
moderate dysplasia, dysplastic nevus, atypical melanocytes: After all these data (dysplastic nevus, squamous cell carcinoma and actinic keratosis), my best advice for you is to maintain a tight vigilance of your skin by the dermatologist for the rest of your life, and to avoid sun exposure without protection... squamous...

Dermatology: skin cancer risk, skin cancer risk, actinic keratosis
skin cancer risk, actinic keratosis, peeling skin: Seeing a dermatologist once a year is enough unless you have severely damaged your skin. The first thing to appear is actinic keratosis which are precancer type lesions that are caused by sun. Now if you moles are asymetic meaning one edge is darker than...

Dermatology: skin cancer, skin cancer, types of cancer
skin cancer, types of cancer, squamous cell: Squamous cell carcinomas have a 95% cure rate. Excising the skin cancer is curative if all the cancer is removed. Your husband is not prone to other types of cancer just because he had a skin cancer. But your husband is more likely to get the cancers that...

Dermatology: skin care and aging, old white woman, foundation base
old white woman, foundation base, makup: The only way face makup is helpful is if it has sunscreen. The last medical meeting I went too suggested that people wear an SPF of 45-50. Sun is your enemy as it causes the skin to age. Thus, the most important thing to do is do protect yourself from...

Dermatology: skin changes, thyroid hormones, multiple piercings
thyroid hormones, multiple piercings, siphilis: Your age?...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If not, I highly suggest that...

Dermatology: skin color, light skin, skin color
light skin, skin color, genes: At this time I would not worry. Babies with African American Genes can continue to get darker skin or the skin can even out over time. If this does not happen there are bleaching creams that can be used later in like. At this time I would not worry as the...

Dermatology: skin color, skin color, tanning salon
skin color, tanning salon, pigment: Bleaching agents cause the skin to lighten and not darken. Increasing pigment in the skin is almost impossible. You can use artificial tanners, you can go to tanning salons but not advised. You can get a spray tan from a tanning salon. There is no medicine...

Dermatology: skin color, soles, skin color
soles, skin color, pigment: The skin on the palms and soles is thicker than the skin or the body or the face. Thus there is more protection from the sun as the skin is thicker. There are also fewer pigment producing cells on the palms and soles therefore less tanning. No other part...

Dermatology: skin coloration, skin coloration, vein thrombosis
skin coloration, vein thrombosis, lifestyle activity: The main danger of sedentarism is vein thrombosis. Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject...

Dermatology: skin concern, types of skin lesions, actinic keratosis
types of skin lesions, actinic keratosis, skin lesion: There are two types of skin lesions that could be causing your problem. There is one called an Actinic Keratosis which is a prescancerous skin condition and caused by the sun. The treatment is with liquid nitrogen. In rare cases, this could be a skin cancer...

Dermatology: not sure of skin condition, bad acne, oral antibiotics
bad acne, oral antibiotics, humid climate: You most likely have Comedonal acne which are nothing more that cloged pores. The treatment for this condition is an exfolliant like Retin A or Differin cream. The redness can be treated with Nicomide which is a vitamin for acne or oral antibiotics like...

Dermatology: skin condition, mast cell disease, mast cells
mast cell disease, mast cells, mastocytosis: Skin has 3 layers (epidermis the outher, dermis at middle, and fat bottom)... all us, we have some cells into middle layer, called mast cells in small number...they are located around capillaries (the smallest vessels of skin, located near the surface). ...

Dermatology: skin condition, penile warts, allopathic medicines
penile warts, allopathic medicines, homoeopathic medicines: Dear Sir, I think , you are suffering from penile warts. It is not uncomman disease. It can be treated by homoeopathic medicines as well as local applications of allopathic medicines. Please contact your nearest homoeopath or dermatologist. Thank yo...

Dermatology: skin condition, steroid rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis
steroid rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis, cortaid: Seborrheic dermatitis is a genetic condition than can be controlled but not cured. It is rare for this skin condition to be on one side of the face only. You can try over the counter cortisone 10 or cortaid. However, this being a cortisone you cannot use...

Dermatology: skin condition on face, web size, skin condition
web size, skin condition, scabs: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin condition, ring worm, correct diagnosis
ring worm, correct diagnosis, systemic diseases: Ring worm is caused by a fungus and all dry skin that comes into my office is scraped and looked at under the microscope to make sure there is no fungus. Eczema is nothing more that dry skin that can present as round circles (Nummular Eczema). Other conditions...

Dermatology: skin conditions, little red bumps, skin lesions
little red bumps, skin lesions, skin culture: Without seeing your skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, you could have a skin condition called Keratosis Pilaris which can come on both arms and also on the thighs. Treatment is with an exfoliants like prescription Salex used twice a day....

Dermatology: skin cracking, deep fissure, cormax
deep fissure, cormax, ultravate: If you have a deep fissure then superglue works very well. There are prescription moisturizers like Vanimide Cream which is a Urea base that is very effective used 3-4 times a day but it is prescription. There are prescription topical cortisone like Cormax,...

Dermatology: skin cysts, skin cysts, chewing tobacco
skin cysts, chewing tobacco, web size: Surely no. Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or hes has any concerns...

Dermatology: skin Discoloration on the back, skin discoloration, sodas
skin discoloration, sodas, history data: Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your history data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: skin darkening in African-Americans, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, friend 24: I understand...I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel free to tell it, to answer your questions....

Dermatology: skin diorders on the back of the hand and wrist, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, digital cam: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, correct diagnosis
post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, correct diagnosis, birth mark: The first question is if it is pigmented? The next question is if your family has increased pigment in your skin? If this is the care then she may have what is called post inflammatory hyperpigmentation which is nothing more that pigment associated with...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, web size, skin discoloration
web size, skin discoloration, medical consultation: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin discoloration: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin discoloration: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin discoloration: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, tanning beds
post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, tanning beds, correct diagnosis: You could have what is called post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. This means that irritation of the skin causes increase pigment. The treatment for this is prescription topical bleaching creams like Lustra or Epiquin. You can also get dark spots from the...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, sleevless tops, mail message
sleevless tops, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is ruled out)....

Dermatology: skin discoloration, elidel and protopic, pigment loss
elidel and protopic, pigment loss, correct medication: Two million patients have used these types drugs, Elidel and Protopic. There have been no cancers linked to these drugs. The cancers produced by drugs that are immunosuppressive are called IRLDS-immunosuppressive related lymphoproliferative disorder. There...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, university teaching hospital, spider veins
university teaching hospital, spider veins, upper arm: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: skin discoloration, thumb tack, proper diagnosis
thumb tack, proper diagnosis, skin discoloration: Dear Angelica, First of all I can t tell you what this is or if there is a cure until you get a proper diagnosis... Something like this could be a simple cyst or a skin cancer..... I strongly suggest that you see your doctor or a dermatologist and...

Dermatology: skin disease, web size, skin disease
web size, skin disease, uribe: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin diseases, mail message, skin diseases
mail message, skin diseases, underarm area: Sorry...is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If not, I highly...

Dermatology: skin disoloration, skin discoloration, tinea
skin discoloration, tinea, shampoos: Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your history data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: skin disorder, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, insulin problems
post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, insulin problems, skin texture: Since I cannot see your skin, I cannot be totally as to your skin problem. However, there are some possibilities. There is a condition called Acanthosis Nigricans which can be associated with insulin problems or rarely internal malignancy. There is also...

Dermatology: skin disorder, red blood blisters, mail message
red blood blisters, mail message, skin lesions: Perhaps is the so called nevus rubí (in spanish...I live in Colombia); is by capillary vessels...Is necessary to take a look ...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC...

Dermatology: skin disorder, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin disorder: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin disorder, burning sensation, emotional stress
burning sensation, emotional stress, paresthesia: You have what is called a paresthesia. The nerves are telling the brain that there is irritation/burning of the skin. Treatment is usually with a topical prescription agent called Zonalen Cream which is supposed to calm the nerves. Paresthesias can be caused...

Dermatology: skin disorder, ingrown hairs, mail message
ingrown hairs, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is ruled out)....

Dermatology: skin disorder, university teaching hospital, david holland
university teaching hospital, david holland, skin disorder: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital. Uribe...

Dermatology: skin disorder, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures. if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com ...

Dermatology: skin disorder, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, home remidies: Perhaps is a post-inflammatory hypopigmentation (sunburn is an inflammation)...is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com...

Dermatology: skin disorder, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if...

Dermatology: skin disorder, cortizone cream, mail message
cortizone cream, mail message, rough patches: Perhaps is Impetigo (an infection)...Is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: skin disorder, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin disorder: There are several blistering disorders (pemphigus, penmphigoid, porphyria, erythema multiforme etc)..It s necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in...

Dermatology: skin disorder, enzema, correct diagnosis
enzema, correct diagnosis, skin disorder: Without seeing his skin, it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, your husband could have enzema which is a form of dry skin. Your husband could have Psoriasis which is a genetic disease with thickened skin. Your husband could have Icthyosiss. I recommend...

Dermatology: skin disorder, fingers and toes, autosomal dominant disorder
fingers and toes, autosomal dominant disorder, skin disorder: The first thing I would do is to do a biopsy to determine what the diagnosis is. Your friend could have a skin condition called Neurofibromatosis. Neurobirbomatosis is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by cutaneous primentation and tumors of the...

Dermatology: skin disorder, blue rubber bleb, painful lesions
blue rubber bleb, painful lesions, inflammation of the skin: Melasma usually comes on the face and arms but not the back. The safest thing to do is to get a biopsy of the lesion to get a diagnosis. This could be what is called postinflammatory hyperpigmentation which is nothing more that increased pigment after inflammation...

Dermatology: skin disorder on child, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, teaching hospitals: Perhaps is eczema, or tinea etc...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures. if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com...

Dermatology: skin disorder, urea cream, skin lesions
urea cream, skin lesions, prescription medication: The condition you describe is called Ichthyosis. There are various types of ichthyosis depending on the presentation of the skin lesions. Lubrication is the main type of treatment that is needed. I recommend 40% Urea cream as in the prescription medication...

Dermatology: skin disorders, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures. if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com ...

Dermatology: skin effects of monoclonal gammopathy?, lupus antibodies, monoclonal gammopathy
lupus antibodies, monoclonal gammopathy, lupus rash: There are a number of things the doctors can do to find out what condition you may have. Skin biopsies can be done and sent to a dermatopathologist which can help identify what condition the patient has. Since your ANA is positive you have an autoimmune...

Dermatology: skin on finger, university teaching hospital, water blisters
university teaching hospital, water blisters, pharmasist: Shelly: Is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: skin on fingers peeling, peanut butter jelly sandwich, peanut butter jelly
peanut butter jelly sandwich, peanut butter jelly, bottom area: Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: skin on fire, topical steroids, atopic dermatitis
topical steroids, atopic dermatitis, skin condition: The skin tends to be thinner there and thus more prone to irritation and trauma. The skin condition is called Atopic Dermatitis which is a form of eczema that is genetic. Treatment is with the new prescription moisturizer called Atopiclair and the non steroid...

Dermatology: skin growth, infected hair follicle, topical antibiotics
infected hair follicle, topical antibiotics, skin lesions: The bump on the back of your head could be what is called a nevus (mole). Treatment would be to shave the mole to remove it. Other possibilities include an infected hair follicle which would be treated with topical antibiotics or a developing scalp cyst...

Dermatology: skin on the hand s and feeds, grand rounds, boy friend
grand rounds, boy friend, skin conditions: The best thing for you to do is to go to a Medical School Dermatology Department. Doctors at medical schools are see many unuaual skin cases. They can also present you boy friend at Grand Rounds and have other doctors give an impression as to the best treatment....

Dermatology: skin indentation buttocks, university teaching hospital, indention
university teaching hospital, indention, buttock: Natalie: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: What is this skin infection?, bad rash, mail message
bad rash, mail message, skin infection: I would like to see his pictures...please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded by the system). Remember I live in Colombia...maybe at yellow...

Dermatology: skin infection, skin lesion, skin pathology
skin lesion, skin pathology, bactroban: The first thing that need to be done is a culture of the lesion to see what grows out. In addition there needs to be sensitivities done so the doctor know what the organism is sensitive to. Other possiblitly is that it is not a bacteria but a fungus. You...

Dermatology: skin inflammation, visible lesions, skin inflammation
visible lesions, skin inflammation, skin texture: If youīve visible lesions, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. Urib...

Dermatology: skin irratation, university teaching hospital, upper leg
university teaching hospital, upper leg, shapes: Could be several different things…is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: skin irratation, oral antibiotics, lidex
oral antibiotics, lidex, typical treatment: From your description, you most likely have a skin condition called ECZEMA. Since I cannot see the eczema, I cannot tell if you need oral antibiotics because is is secondarily infected. Typical treatment would be a prescription cortisone cream like Lidex...

Dermatology: skin irration, university teaching hospital, embarressing
university teaching hospital, embarressing, pimples: Sandra: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: skin irritaiton, soaps detergents, skin irritation
soaps detergents, skin irritation, skin condition: Skin irritation can be caused by many things. Clothing other than cotton can cause irritation, deodorants, soaps, detergents, cling or bounce, even severe stress etc. Treatment is usually with a topical like Zonalen Cream which quiets the nerves that send...

Dermatology: skin irritation, pin pricks, mail message
pin pricks, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is ruled out)....

Dermatology: skin irritation around nose, pramosone cream, elidel and protopic
pramosone cream, elidel and protopic, topical medication: You have a skin condition called Seborrheic Dermatitis which can be controlled but not cured. I would recommend the prescription topical medication like Elidel or Protopic or Pramosone cream 21/2%. Elidel and Protopic are safter as they are not cortisone...

Dermatology: skin irritation on legs, university teaching hospital, rough patches
university teaching hospital, rough patches, winter time: Could be dryness by the winter; please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: skin irritation/rash at mouth opening, chocolate products, tomato products
chocolate products, tomato products, asumption: I would try Cortisone 10 or Cortaid which are both over the counter. Withing 5-10 days if this does not work then you would need to take your son to the local dermatologist. I am making the asumption that is type of rash is allergic. If the rash is yeast...

Dermatology: skin irritation on top of my feet, grovers disease, topical steroids
grovers disease, topical steroids, dyshidrosis: Rashes on the feet can be allergic reactions, a condition called dyshidrosis which are fluid filled vessicles, a condition called grovers disease which is exacerbated by warm weather. The best thing to do would be to go to a dermatologist witht he rash and...

Dermatology: skin irritation, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, digital cam: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin issues, red itchy bumps, menlo park ca
red itchy bumps, menlo park ca, cortisone shots: From your description it appears that you had what is called a contact dermatitis. That means you had an allergic reaction to something that got on your skin from the new house. Treatment for a contact dermatitis is with topical cortisone usually desowen...

Dermatology: skin jdisorders, skin lesions, cysts
skin lesions, cysts, dermatologist: You have skin lesions called Milia. The only way to remove then is to extract them with a sterile. These are samll cysts that are caused by genetics, sundamage, and even cosmetics. I remove them all the time in my office even if there are on the eyelid...

Dermatology: skin laser surgery, skin laser surgery, fraxel laser
skin laser surgery, fraxel laser, chicken pox: The best laser to remove the pigment is the Fraxel Laser. You could need anywhere from 1-4 treatments depending on the color of the pigment. The treatment for this laser is about $400-1200 for each treatment depending on the office and the size of the lesion...

Dermatology: skin legs, harsh soaps, alligator skin
harsh soaps, alligator skin, razor blades: There can be a number of medical conditions that can cause dry skin: Thyroid Disease, Oral medications, a skin condition called Ichthyosis, harsh soaps that dry the skin out, Eczema, shaving with harsh soaps, or just shaving. I would try the prescription...

Dermatology: skin lesions?, skin lesions, contact dermatitis
skin lesions, contact dermatitis, correct diagnosis: Without seeing your skin, it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, these spots could be a contact dermatitis which is nothing more than an allergic reaction. The spots could be Eczema or dry skin. If the skin lesions are painful this could be the beginning...

Dermatology: skin lesions, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma
squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, types of skin cancer: Dear Chris, Skin lesions are something that have to be physical examined by a Dermatologist or other doctor... So you MUST get an appointment with your family doctor, but preferably a Dermatologist.... What you are describing here could DEFINATELY be...

Dermatology: skin lightening cream, brown birthmark, surgical excision
brown birthmark, surgical excision, academy of dermatology: You would use the bleaching cream twice a day until the desired color was obtained. The bleaching cream goes on first and then the sun screen. A pea size amount of bleaching cream is enough to cover the whole face. Thus, very little bleaching cream is used...

Dermatology: So many skin lightening products which to choose?, skin lightening products, eldopaque
skin lightening products, eldopaque, eldoquin: Dermatologists use hydroquinone all of the time withou any problems. Lustra is a good product but the concentration of hydroquinone is only 4%. You can have a hydroquinone compounded by a special pharmacy which is 8% hydroquinone which is more effective...

Dermatology: skin lightening, melanin production, tri luma
melanin production, tri luma, skin answer: I have written prescription hydroquinone as is Lustra AF, Epiquine, Tri-Luma for years. All of these products are FDA approved. Do you think that the FDA would allow a product on the market if it had obvious terrible side effects? I have never seen side...

Dermatology: skin on lip, chelitis, lidex
chelitis, lidex, prescription medication: You have what is called Chelitis or inflammation of the lips. This can be caused by dry skin or even sun damage. You can try over the counter Aquaphor or the prescription medication called Lidex Ointment. As I cannot see you lip, I cannot be totally sure...

Dermatology: skin on lips peels, lidex ointment, chelitis
lidex ointment, chelitis, lip gloss: You have a skin condition called Chelitis or inflammation of your lips. If you lick your lips this will make the condition worse. Some patients become allergic to topical preparations placed on the lips which cause irritation. Over the counter topical Aquaphor...

Dermatology: skin lips regrowth time length, cortisone cream, procces
cortisone cream, procces, lidex: The inflammation of the lips is called chelitis. Many things can cause this: sun damage, lips balms, foods etc. The only real effective treatment is topical cortisone therapy as is prescription Lidex Ointment twice a day. Without some kind of interventional...

Dermatology: skin moles, upper legs, vitimans
upper legs, vitimans, skin moles: Ridging of your nails is normal. Just file the ridges to remove them. There is nothing you can do to prevent the ridging of your nails. The growths your describe are most likely Seborrheic Keratoisis which are genetic and do not turn into cancer. Seborrheic...

Dermatology: skin pain, university teaching hospital, ketoconazole cream
university teaching hospital, ketoconazole cream, reddish spot: Charles: please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: skin pain in certain areas,what may be the cause?, outer thighs, sleeping positions
outer thighs, sleeping positions, skin disorder: You may have paresthesias meaning the nerves are telling the brain that there is a problem where there is not. Since this problems has to do with nerves, I recommend that you visit a Neurologist. There is a skin disorder called Atypical Pain Syndrome and...

Dermatology: skin pain, painful lesions, panniculitis
painful lesions, panniculitis, random spots: There are a number of skin diseases that can cause this. There is a skin condition called panniculitis which can cause this. There is parathesias meaning the nerve tells the body they is pain when there isn t any. The best thing for your husband to do is...

Dermatology: skin on palms/fingers, lac hydrin 12, oral antifungal medication
lac hydrin 12, oral antifungal medication, cetaphil cream: There can be many causes of this type of skin condition. There could be a fungal infection of the hands causing the skin to peel. There is a skin condition called Keratosis Exfolitiva in which the hands peel all the time. Eczema or dry skin can cause peeling...

Dermatology: skin patch skin irritation, skin rashes, skin patches
skin rashes, skin patches, mail message: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin patches, mail message, digital camara
mail message, digital camara, skin patches: Your age?...is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures. if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com...

Dermatology: skin peeling, paper mites, skin peeling
paper mites, skin peeling, cortisone: Some patients can get allergies to paper products. Treatment for your condition are prescription moisturizers like Mimyx and prescription cortisone like Clobex Lotion. You may also want to be patch tested to determine if you do have an allergy to paper products...

Dermatology: skin peeling on fingers, skin peeling on fingers, university teaching hospital
skin peeling on fingers, university teaching hospital, hydrocortisone 1: Could be several different things...acrodermatitis continua of Hallopeau?, dishidrosis? etc. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit...

Dermatology: skin peeling, irritant reactions, skin peeling
irritant reactions, skin peeling, atopic dermatitis: Causes of skin peeling are many: eczema, allergic reactions, irritant reactions, fungal infections, bacterial infection, atopic dermatitis, dry skin, thyroid disease, chemicals, genetic conditions, to much hand washing, to much moisture on the skin. You can...

Dermatology: skin pigmentatin, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, dark pigmentation
post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, dark pigmentation, skin pigmentation: You have what is called post inflammatory hyperpigmentation which means that the inflammation caused by the hair plucking caused increased pigmentation of your skin. The treatment for your condition is prescription bleaching creams like: Tri-Luma, Lustra...

Dermatology: skin pigmentation, university teaching hospital, pigmentation on the face
university teaching hospital, pigmentation on the face, skin pigmentation: Mide:…is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: skin pigmentation, dark circles under the eyes, hodgkin s disease
dark circles under the eyes, hodgkin s disease, beta carotine: Dark circles under the eyes can be genetic, caused by sinus conditions and by makeups reacting with the skin. The treatment is to use a bleaching cream like Tri-luma every night for 1-2 months. Tri-luma is a prescription bleaching medication. Hyperpigmentation...

Dermatology: skin problem, superficial blood vessels, blood blister
superficial blood vessels, blood blister, skin lesions: The condition you describe are most likely angiomas which are superficial blood vessels on the skin. The ability to grow angiomas is genetic. These blood vessels are benign but can be removed but removal is not covered by insurance because these skin lesions...

Dermatology: a skin problem, irritant reaction, cortisone cream
irritant reaction, cortisone cream, eye lids: You either have a contact dermatitis (allergic reaction) or an irritant reaction. Causes can be cosmetics, things transfered from the hands to the face, nail polish, shampoos and anthing else that gets on the eye lids. You need to use a cortisone cream and...

Dermatology: skin problem, university teaching hospital, red blotches
university teaching hospital, red blotches, skin problem: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: skin problem, cerave, aquaphor
cerave, aquaphor, skin problem: You most likely have what is called eczema. You need to use mild soaps like Dove or Cetaphil. You need to use thick moisturizers 4-5 times a day like CeraVe or Aquaphor which are over the counter. Clobetasol Cream is the strongest topical prescription cortisone...

Dermatology: skin problem, hand eczema, skin irritant
hand eczema, skin irritant, skin biopsy: A skin biopsy with tell you exactly if this is an eczematous condition. When the skin is scaley that usually means the skin is being traumatized from the out side. If the skin is just red and there is no scale then this usually means that the reaction is...

Dermatology: skin problem!, university teaching hospital, skin problem
university teaching hospital, skin problem, left leg: Carly: Your age? Could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me...

Dermatology: skin problem, skin problem, uribe
skin problem, uribe, scar: Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University...

Dermatology: skin problem, spider bite, skin problem
spider bite, skin problem, history data: Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your history data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: skin problem, skin rash, antifungal cream
skin rash, antifungal cream, skin area: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: on going skin problem, tiny blisters, triamcinolone acetonide
tiny blisters, triamcinolone acetonide, biospy: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: skin problem, oral prescription medication, measles rash
oral prescription medication, measles rash, immune system supplements: Without seeing your skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis and treatment plan. From what you describe it appears that you have a form of acne called cystic acne. This type of acne only responds to oral prescription medication like Minocin or Doxycycline...

Dermatology: skin problem, web size, skin problem
web size, skin problem, armpit: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin problem, sinus problems, blood analysis
sinus problems, blood analysis, skin problem: Most dark circle under the eyelid is genetic. I would try a 10% hydroquinone compound to help lighten the skin. This medication would have to be formulated by the pharmacist. I have seen the 10% hydroquine be very effective. Other causes include reaction...

Dermatology: skin problem, skin biopsy, uticaria
skin biopsy, uticaria, flea bites: With rashes that are difficult to diagnose, the best thing to do is to have a biopsy of the rash. This way there will be no doubt as to the diagnosis. Without seeing the rash it is difficult to make a diagnosis as there are many entities that present as...

Dermatology: skin problem, teaching hospitals, skin problem
teaching hospitals, skin problem, urticaria: Is suggestive of Aquagenic Urticaria... I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel free to tell it, to answer...

Dermatology: skin problem, clobex, diprolene
clobex, diprolene, skin problem: You most likely have one of two skin condition. One is called Dyshidrosis and the other is called Psoriasis. The medication you doctor talked about is called Dovobet and is a combination of Dovonen and Diprolene and is used to treat psoriasis. The treament...

Dermatology: skin problem, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin problem: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin problem, gun holster, topical medication
gun holster, topical medication, oral medication: Your fiance most likely has a condition called a paresthesia. This means that the nerves under the skin are telling the brain that there is pain. Treatment can be with a topical medication called Zonalen Cream to quiet the nerves or with an oral medication...

Dermatology: a skin problem, mail message, antibiotic creams
mail message, antibiotic creams, teaching hospitals: Perhapas a dermatitis or a different thing...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your...

Dermatology: skin problem on scalp, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin problem: Perhaps is seborrheic dermatitis...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss her history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message...

Dermatology: is it skin problem, skin pigment, systemic diseases
skin pigment, systemic diseases, adrenal disease: There are certain genetic conditions that cause an abnormal pigmentation in patients. There are albino patients that do not have skin pigment and thus they cannot tolerate the sun or bright light. There are patients that have more pigment due to adrenal...

Dermatology: skin problems, scar tissue formation, natural hair color
scar tissue formation, natural hair color, rapid hair growth: Erin, I ll do my best to help you out. First of all, I m not sure what you mean by scar tissue formation. True scar formation would prevent hair from growing. You can read more about scarring alopecia to explain that. If you are tired of plucking, and...

Dermatology: skin problems on the face., oil glands, tiny hairs
oil glands, tiny hairs, cheek bone: The only medication that can control oil production in the skin is Accutane. Accutane is taken for 5 months and 80% of patients who take accutane never have acne again. Accutane is very effective at reducing oil production in the skin. For patients with...

Dermatology: skin problems on the face., oil glands, tiny hairs
oil glands, tiny hairs, cheek bone: could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is ruled out), and remember me your data. If not...again,...

Dermatology: skin problems, vanamide, topical medications
vanamide, topical medications, skin condition: You have a skin condition called Keratosis Pilaris. This skin condition is genetic and usually appears on the upper arms and thighs. Some people out grow this skin condition in the early twenties but other retain this skin condition througout there life...

Dermatology: skin promblem, steroid rosacea, oil of olay
steroid rosacea, oil of olay, dry patches: The first thing is that Elocon cream is two strong for the face since this can cause steroid rosacea so never use Elocon cream on the face.. Since I cannot see your face, I cannot be sure of the diagnosis. You could have eczema which is nothing more than...

Dermatology: skin question., university teaching hospital, these patches
university teaching hospital, these patches, blotches: Ashley: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: skin questions, seborrheic dermatitis, hair loss hair
seborrheic dermatitis, hair loss hair, questions on skin: White patches on the skin have nothing to do with milk taken after eating fish. White patches are usually called Pityriasis Alba which is a form of postinflammatory hypopigmentation. This means that there is irritation of the skin. This irritation causes...

Dermatology: skin rash, annular tear, skin rash
annular tear, skin rash, sciatic nerve: Without seeing the rash, it is difficult to make a diagnosis but this could be Shingles especially if the rash is painful. The treatment is Valtrex 1000mg tid for 7 days. Another possibility is that it is some type of bit reaction. I would recommend that...

Dermatology: skin rash, cream complexion, mail message
cream complexion, mail message, skin rash: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: skin rash, groin area, inner thighs
groin area, inner thighs, skin rash: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history. I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel...

Dermatology: skin rash, burning sensation, skin rash
burning sensation, skin rash, teaching hospitals: Is possible, by your ITP. I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel free to tell it, to answer your...

Dermatology: skin rash, university teaching hospital, skin rash
university teaching hospital, skin rash, forearms: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: skin rash, university teaching hospital, skin rash
university teaching hospital, skin rash, acidity: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: skin rash, university teaching hospital, clogged pore
university teaching hospital, clogged pore, skin rash: Tanya: Could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data....

Dermatology: skin rash, university teaching hospital, red dots
university teaching hospital, red dots, skin rash: Do you have some diagnosis by a dermatologist?... could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your...

Dermatology: skin rash, red itchy rash, skin rash
red itchy rash, skin rash, thights: It s probably eczema. It really doesn t matter what the cause is if it s longstanding, because the treatment will be the same. I d take a claritin daily (now over the counter), benadryl at bedtime when it s flaring, and use an over the counter cortisone...

Dermatology: skin rash, skin rash, dermatologist
skin rash, dermatologist, cool water: Perhaps is colinergic urticaria. Please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. Urib...

Dermatology: skin rash, red bumpy rash, small red bumps
red bumpy rash, small red bumps, skin rash: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin rash, digital camara, skin rash
digital camara, skin rash, mail message: Is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures. if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com ...

Dermatology: skin rash, skin rash, web size
skin rash, web size, swimming lesson: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin rash, cortizone injections, skin rash
cortizone injections, skin rash, web size: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin rash, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, circular spots: Perhaps is tinea versicolor (a fungal disease)or a different disease...is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures....

Dermatology: skin rash, tiny blisters, skin rash
tiny blisters, skin rash, prescription medication: Without seeing your skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis but you most likely have a skin condition called Dyshidrosis. This condition is agrevated by stress or anything that irritates the skin. Dyshidrosis can be controlled but not cured. I normally...

Dermatology: skin rash, skin rash, mail message
skin rash, mail message, red paint: Your age?...Could be urticaria, carcinoid syndrome, mastocytosis, drugs reactions or another different thing...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of...

Dermatology: skin rash, internal medicine doctor, skin biopsy
internal medicine doctor, skin biopsy, skin rash: Dear Jenny, THere is no way that I can diagnose or even have an idea as to what this rash is or what is causing it.... This is something that must be SEEN and physically examined by a doctor.... I strongly suggest that you get an appointment with a...

Dermatology: skin rash, tiny blisters, contact dermatitis
tiny blisters, contact dermatitis, skin rash: Perhaps milliaria, contact dermatitis etc...It s necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words,...

Dermatology: skin rash, skin rash, mail message
skin rash, mail message, tiny bumps: It s necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If not, I highly...

Dermatology: skin rash, skin inflammation, skin rash
skin inflammation, skin rash, mail message: Seborrheic Dermatitis is one of the about sixteen dermatitis...all dermatitis are an skin inflammation with different explanations This is a broad and complicated theme in dermatology...each case is different clinically and therapeutically...It s necessary...

Dermatology: skin rash (child), food allery, skin rash
food allery, skin rash, stomack: There are a number of possibilities: the rash could be the result of a viral infetion, could be the result of a bacterial infection, could be the result of medications. Since the child has a fever, I would think that it is caused by some type of infection...

Dermatology: skin rash on my face, dry flaky skin, skin rash
dry flaky skin, skin rash, clotrimazole: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: skin rash on forehead, rash on forehead, university teaching hospital
rash on forehead, university teaching hospital, dust mites: Do you have some diagnosis by a dermatologist?... could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your...

Dermatology: skin rash (heat rash or allergy to sunblock), heat rashes, moisturizer spf
heat rashes, moisturizer spf, heat rash: I am pretty sure this is atopic dermatitis, commonly known as eczema. The areas are notoriously associated with this condition. I can suggest a few things to help. A dermatologist could get you some prescription cortisone that would help even more. For...

Dermatology: skin rash/itching, chest x ray, thyroid disease
chest x ray, thyroid disease, skin rash: Itching can have many causes: thyroid disease, liver disease, kidney disease, systemic infections, medications, anemia, internal malignancy, infestations, and other types of infections. Thus, if a persons itching is not improved, blood work and a chest X-ray...

Dermatology: skin rash, pigment cells, patchy skin
pigment cells, patchy skin, tri luma: You have a skin condition called POSTINFLAMMATORY HYPERPIGMENTATION. This means that the inflammation from the skin rash caused the underlying pigment cells to produce more pigment. This skin condition normally resolves on its own but may take many months...

Dermatology: skin rashes, correct diagnosis, antibotics
correct diagnosis, antibotics, skin problem: Without seeing the skin, it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, there are some common thing that this could be. This could be eczema with pigmentary changes. This could be a condition called Pityriasis Rosea which is believed to be caused by a virus...

Dermatology: my skin is rashy, mail message, complextion
mail message, complextion, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin reaction, university teaching hospital, skin reaction
university teaching hospital, skin reaction, back of my neck: please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital. Please...

Dermatology: skin reddened after exercise, indoor exercise, patients with hypertension
indoor exercise, patients with hypertension, minocin: If the face gets reddened after exercise and stays for some time you have a skin condition called ROSACEA. Go to the web site www.rosacea.org and look up the tripwires. The tripwires are agents that make the skin red ie like wine and spicy food. ...

Dermatology: skin redness/purple causes, correct diagnosis, descriptive details
correct diagnosis, descriptive details, skin redness: You could have stria. I would look up stria on the internet and see if this is what you have. Stria can be caused by growth, weight gain, or even genetics. The only treatment is Retin A, Mederma which is over the counter, or laser. Since I cannot see your...

Dermatology: skin redness, uneven and some enlarged pores, sarah curran, ipl treatment
sarah curran, ipl treatment, enlarged pores: The first thing to do is to find the cause of the redness. Go to the web site www.rosacea.org and look up the tripwires. If the tripwires cause your face to get red you have rosacea. The typical treatment for rosacea is topical medication like Metrogel...

Dermatology: skin redness, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin redness: I donīt figure. Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put...

Dermatology: skin repair, aloe vera juice, drinking aloe vera juice
aloe vera juice, drinking aloe vera juice, skin lesions: Once you have lost that much weight, extra skin is to be expected. The only sure way to remove this skin is surgery. Eating eggs is not going to help your condition and could even damage your heart because the increased cholesterol you would be taking. People...

Dermatology: Can my skin be repaired?, nail clippers, mail message
nail clippers, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin sore, university teaching hospital, fresh wound
university teaching hospital, fresh wound, pimple: Do you have some diagnosis by a dermatologist?... could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your...

Dermatology: skin sores, mail message, buttox
mail message, buttox, skin sores: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: skin sores - blisters, yellow appearance, mail message
yellow appearance, mail message, skin sores: Perhaps fungus or folliculitis (an infection of hairs)...It s necessary to look and to discuss your history...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your...

Dermatology: skin sores, follicultis, clogged arteries
follicultis, clogged arteries, correct diagnosis: Without seeing your skin, it is difficult to make a diagnosis. You could have follicultis which is a superficial bacterial infection of the skin. You could have a hypersensitivity reaction to something going on internally like an adverse reaction to medication...

Dermatology: skin spots, dry patches, mail message
dry patches, mail message, skin spots: Perhaps is tinea versicolor (a fungus)... Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail...

Dermatology: skin spots, university teaching hospital, upper torso
university teaching hospital, upper torso, skin spots: Perhaps is tinea versicolor, or halo nevus. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one...

Dermatology: skin spots, mail message, time pablo
mail message, time pablo, skin spots: Perhaps is tinea versicolor (a fungus)...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If...

Dermatology: skin start swelling, solar urticaria, skin lesions
solar urticaria, skin lesions, correct diagnosis: You have what is called a photosensitivity skin disease. Photosensitivity can be caused by oral medications that make you sun sensitive. You can have a systemic disease like Lupus which can make you sun sensitive. You can have what is called Polymorphous...

Dermatology: skin surrounding eyes, upper lids, skin biopsy
upper lids, skin biopsy, best doctors: The next step for your mother would be a small skin biopsy of the eye lid when the eye lid is inflammed. The biopsy call point to the cause of the irritation. Has your mother tried either the topical Elidel or Protopic? Both of these medications are not...

Dermatology: skin tags, skin tags, teaching hospitals
skin tags, teaching hospitals, university teaching: Is necessary to take a look. I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel free to tell it, to answer...

Dermatology: skin tears in elderly, collagen synthesis, old grandmother
collagen synthesis, old grandmother, skin tears: There is one cream that may help thicken the skin. The cream is compounded at a pharmacy meaning that the pharmacy has to make up the cream. The cream is called 30% Vitamin C Palmitate. Vitamin C is needed for collagen synthesis. The oral form of vitamin...

Dermatology: skin thickening, right abdomen, correct diagnosis
right abdomen, correct diagnosis, dry irritated skin: Without seeing the skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis but you could have: lichen simplex chronicus which is thickened skin as the result of irritation or scratching, if the lesion is in a skin fold you could have what is called an intertrigo, you could...

Dermatology: skin tone color went away, pramosone cream, pigment production
pramosone cream, pigment production, ointment base: Bleaching creams lighten your skin and you do not feel anything with application. However, if your skin is very irriated that means the barrier function is altered and sometimes medications will burn and sting. If you use an oinment there is less burning...

Dermatology: skin tracks, physical urticaria, dermatographism
physical urticaria, dermatographism, scratch marks: Your student has what is called Dermatographism which is a physical urticaria. The treatment for this is antihistamines like prescription Allegra, Clarinex, or Zyrtec. Now if this develops into angioedema with swelling around the lips or eyes this could...

Dermatology: skin under finger nails., finger nails, white vinegar
finger nails, white vinegar, fungoid: The reason the nails are white is that the nail is not attached to the bed. You nail may reattach in time. However, if they do not attach moisture can get under the nails which can lead to a yeast or fungal infection. I recommend that you buy Fungoid Tincture...

Dermatology: skin on the back of my upper arms, old mom, mail message
old mom, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: skin is whitening, web size, melatonin
web size, melatonin, good health: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: skin, omega 3 6 9, flaxseed oil
omega 3 6 9, flaxseed oil, essential fatty acids: You can certainly apply the oil to your skin but on the face oil can clog pores and cause acne. I would try a very small area first before using it all over the face. Actually for hair and nail growth I like APPEAREX 2.5mg which is over the counter and taken...

Dermatology: skincare/ acne, acne problems, oral antibiotics
acne problems, oral antibiotics, non comedogenic makeup: There is one over the counter medication for oil control called CLINAC OC. It is applied to the face twice a day to control the oil. The makeup you need should be oil free and water based as oily products clog the pores and cause acne. Typical treatment...

Dermatology: slightly risen white spots, university teaching hospital, speckles
university teaching hospital, speckles, patches: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital. Urib...

Dermatology: small blisters on feet, blisters on feet, heat blisters
blisters on feet, heat blisters, mail message: Perhaps is fungus...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If not, I highly suggest...

Dermatology: small blisters on hands, blisters on hands, pointer finger
blisters on hands, pointer finger, small blisters on hands: Please, read my expertise. I donīt precribe by internet... in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: small bump under skin on penis, uribe, bump
uribe, bump, clue: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: small bumps on back, university teaching hospital, pimples
university teaching hospital, pimples, acne: Perhaps is pityrosporum folliculitis...please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at...

Dermatology: small bumps on forarms, university teaching hospital, hair follicles
university teaching hospital, hair follicles, significant health: Could be several different things. If youīve visble lesions, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If not, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: I have two small bumps inside my lips..., correct diagnosis, tiny bumps
correct diagnosis, tiny bumps, sex with a guy: Since I cannot see your skin, I cannot be totally sure of the diagnosis. The lesions your describe could be HPV. They could also be cysts associated with the salvary glands. They could be small blood vessels called angiomas. I recommend you visit your...

Dermatology: small bumps on lips, fordyce granules, bumps on lips
fordyce granules, bumps on lips, small bumps on lips: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: small bumps, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, university teaching: Your age?...is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?; if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If not, I...

Dermatology: small, clear, pinkish bumps on inner lower legs, hydrocortisone, uribe
hydrocortisone, uribe, legs: Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: small hard bump under skin, university teaching hospital, lipoma
university teaching hospital, lipoma, bruises: Anne: perhaps is a lipoma ... is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you...

Dermatology: small, hard, red bumps on hand turning into scabs, university teaching hospital, nuckles
university teaching hospital, nuckles, red bumps: Larisa: could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board...

Dermatology: small, itchy blister like bumps, itch mite, pinky finger
itch mite, pinky finger, back of my hand: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: small itchy blisters, poison ivy, itchy skin
poison ivy, itchy skin, blisters: Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your disease data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: small patch ( rash like ) red skin under right eye, web size, red skin
web size, red skin, uribe: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: small like pimples/rash, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, teaching hospitals: Could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures. if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the...

Dermatology: small, puss, red bumps on backhand., back of my hand, red bumps
back of my hand, red bumps, wait time: Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: small red bumps on hands, small red bumps, scab
small red bumps, scab, bruises: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: small scaly patches, circular patches, upper thighs
circular patches, upper thighs, scaly patches: Perhaps is aquagenic urticaria, or simply normal. Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message...

Dermatology: small spots on face neck and back, sandpaper rash, university teaching hospital
sandpaper rash, university teaching hospital, dr appt: sheri: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: small water blisters on tops of forearms, university teaching hospital, water blisters
university teaching hospital, water blisters, rough trails: Your age? Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one...

Dermatology: small white bump/blister, burning sensation, new pair of shoes
burning sensation, new pair of shoes, blister: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: small white bumps on the top of my hand, web size, uribe
web size, uribe, slant: Perhaps is dyshidrosis. Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or...

Dermatology: small white lumps under skin, lumps under skin, university teaching hospital
lumps under skin, university teaching hospital, lumps under the skin: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: small white patches, pityriasis alba, rough dry skin
pityriasis alba, rough dry skin, sun damage: Perhaps is pityriasis alba or keratosis pilaris. Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet....

Dermatology: solar lentigo, solar lentigo, cheek bone
solar lentigo, cheek bone, compounding pharmacy: Laser treatment is a good option. The laser I would use is the Fraxel as there is little down time. The problem you have is that the lesion can be removed but if you go out in the sun it will come back. Thus, you need a hat with a broad brim and a very...

Dermatology: son's eyes, university teaching hospital, red eyes
university teaching hospital, red eyes, allergic reaction: Heidi: Could be some different things…is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: my son, university teaching hospital, inner thigh
university teaching hospital, inner thigh, dermatologist: Does he have some diagnosis by a dermatologist?... could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your...

Dermatology: my sons skin, visible lesions, upper legs
visible lesions, upper legs, younger son: If the boy has visible lesions, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about his disease. If no, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital....

Dermatology: sore eyes, close to the edge, sore eyes
close to the edge, sore eyes, couple weeks: Could be chalazion or a similar thing. Please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data, again. If you canīt, please visit a dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. Uribe...

Dermatology: sore on face, web size, bactroban
web size, bactroban, uribe: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: sore on face, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, visted: Sounds like herpes simple...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If not, I highly...

Dermatology: a sore inside my nose, oral antibiotics, polysporin
oral antibiotics, polysporin, staph infection: You most likely have a Staph infection. Treatment can be with presription topical Centany Ointment twice a day. You could try polysporin which is over the counter and also used twice a day but it is not as strong as the prescription. If the lesions do not...

Dermatology: sores on buttocks, university teaching hospital, sores on buttocks
university teaching hospital, sores on buttocks, different things: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching...

Dermatology: sores in ears, university teaching hospital, lymph glands
university teaching hospital, lymph glands, ear canal: To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: sores on face and ears, viral rashes, allergic rashes
viral rashes, allergic rashes, strange rash: From your description it appears that your child has had an allergic reaction to something that got on the face. Treatment is with prescription Elidel or topical cortisone like Hytone cream 21/2%. You are welcome to E-Mail me the video at MFisher190@aol.com....

Dermatology: sores/rash at the back of man's head, type of bacteria, likley
type of bacteria, likley, topical treatment: Your husband most likley has folliculitis of the scalp which is a superficial bacterial infection of the scalp. This is not an STD. You can have your husband try Evoclin Foam which is prescription and this is an antibiotic which helps hold down the folliculitis....

Dermatology: sores, university teaching hospital, chunck
university teaching hospital, chunck, blister: roy: is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board...

Dermatology: to be more specific doctor.., acne pimples, oral antibiotic
acne pimples, oral antibiotic, stress diet: With the type of acne that you have, you should be placed on prescription topical medication like Differin or Retin A Micro or Benzaclin. You most likely should also be placed on a prescription oral antibiotic like Dynacin or Doryx. The best doctor to see...

Dermatology: spider angiomoa, skin lesion, ktp laser
skin lesion, ktp laser, ipl laser: For angiomas we use the KTP laser which is very effective. You have to have 2-3 treatments to remove the angioma. There are other lasers that are also effective in removing this type of skin lesion, the IPL laser. You need to find a doctor that has the correct...

Dermatology: spider spots, university teaching hospital, begining
university teaching hospital, begining, blood test: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching...

Dermatology: spider spots, liver spots, mail message
liver spots, mail message, teaching hospitals: Perhaps are the so called, telangiectasia. A disease called poikiloderma of Civatte (benign) has telengiectasia on neck and arms. Go to www.google.com to read about it...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to...

Dermatology: 'spontaneous' abrasions on face, university teaching hospital, oral antibiotics
university teaching hospital, oral antibiotics, differin: Could be by differin, or paederus dermatitis, or factitial dermatitis …is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt...

Dermatology: spot on my left ankle, redish brown, dollar coin
redish brown, dollar coin, half dollar: Perhaps is lichen simple chronicus. Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your disease data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified...

Dermatology: spot on ear, actinic keratosis, seborrheic keratosis
actinic keratosis, seborrheic keratosis, skin blemish: You ask a difficult question for the following reason. Since I cannot see the lesion, I cannot tell what it was. There are a number of possibilities. This could have been a seborrheic keratosis which is a benign lesion. This could be sun damage which is...

Dermatology: spot on nose, university teaching hospital, biopsy
university teaching hospital, biopsy, free insurance: Cheryl: Is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: spot on nose, university teaching hospital, laser removal
university teaching hospital, laser removal, pimple: Anita: Is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: spot on nose, fixed drug eruption, mail message
fixed drug eruption, mail message, google: Perhaps is a fixed drug eruption. Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put...

Dermatology: spot on skin, allergic reaction to antibiotics, smashed finger
allergic reaction to antibiotics, smashed finger, web size: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: spot, pimple, cyst
pimple, cyst, uribe: Perhaps is a cyst. To help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. Urib...

Dermatology: spots, university teaching hospital, pubic region
university teaching hospital, pubic region, steroid cream: Kris: please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: spots on chest/stomach, seborrheic keratosis, superficial blood vessels
seborrheic keratosis, superficial blood vessels, skin lesions: Without seeing your skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis. These skin lesions could be what are called angiomas which are nothing more than superficial blood vessels and never become cancerous. The lesions could be seborrheic keratosis which are also...

Dermatology: spots on ears and face, university teaching hospital, waxy substance
university teaching hospital, waxy substance, laser treatment: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: spots on fingers, bacteria infection, pointer finger
bacteria infection, pointer finger, doctor asap: Without seeing the skin, it is difficult to make a diagnosis but from you description you could have a vasculitis. A vasculitis is a reaction to something going on inside your body. This type of rash cannot wait and needs to be looked at right away. If...

Dermatology: spots at side of rib cage, topical antibiotics, folliculitis
topical antibiotics, folliculitis, rib cage: You most likely have what is called folliculitis which is nothing more than a superficial bacterial infection. Treatment can be with topical antibiotics like cleocin T solution which is prescription. Folliculitis is infection of follicles on the skin...

Dermatology: spots on skin, web size, spots on skin
web size, spots on skin, dark purple: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: spots on skin, breast area, mail message
breast area, mail message, teaching hospitals: Seborrheic keratoses?. Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don...

Dermatology: spots, university teaching hospital, nevus
university teaching hospital, nevus, joanne: Joanne: Perhaps is ruby nevus...is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you...

Dermatology: I have had a staff infection..., mail message, staff infection
mail message, staff infection, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: started out looking like a bug bite, university teaching hospital, ant bite
university teaching hospital, ant bite, bug bite: Marsha. Could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data....

Dermatology: sting and burning skin, cold hands and feet, loss of pigmentation, cold hands and feet
loss of pigmentation, cold hands and feet, stomach ulcer: There is a skin condition called atypical pain syndrome (stinging and burning sensations) that only responds to anti-depression medications like Prozac. You condition also sounds like Fibromyalgia which is usually treated by an Internist or a Rheumatologist...

Dermatology: stitches and scaring, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, university teaching: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is ruled out)....

Dermatology: My stomach cannot tolerate..., calcium acetate, internal medicine doctor
calcium acetate, internal medicine doctor, herbal calcium: I am a skin doctor and not an Internal Medicine doctor. Your question would be better answered by another type of doctor. However, calcium comes in many forms: Calcium Carbonate, Calcium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate. You may tolerate one of these forms...

Dermatology: strange bumps, university teaching hospital, pointer finger
university teaching hospital, pointer finger, strange bumps: Perhaps is dyshidrosis. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified...

Dermatology: strange flat red spots, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, pale skin: Perhaps is tinea versicolor,(common in this area, similar to your data, benign and by fungus)...could you take some web cam pictures?; if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message...

Dermatology: strange new freckles on my hand, university teaching hospital, great grandmother
university teaching hospital, great grandmother, european descent: Chris: Could be several different things…is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: strange rash that seems to puzzle doctors!, red blotches, strange rash
red blotches, strange rash, shape position: I recommend that you visit your local dermatologist and get a biopsy of the rash to be read by a dermatolopathologist. This, will give you a diagnois. With a diagnosis you can then have the rash treated. From what you describe you most likley have what...

Dermatology: strange splotches, university teaching hospital, orange spots
university teaching hospital, orange spots, spead: Perhaps is necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: strange spots on palms, web size, pink spots
web size, pink spots, test account: Perhaps is syphilis or some similar thing. Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text....

Dermatology: strangest mark on palm, university teaching hospital, rust
university teaching hospital, rust, palm: Susan: Could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data....

Dermatology: strangest thing I've ever seen, pair of tweezers, types of lesions
pair of tweezers, types of lesions, inner thigh: Without seeing your skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, what you describe appears to be what is called a dilated pore of weiner. This lesion is similar to a black head on the face. One of the follicles on you thigh became cloged forming...

Dermatology: strech marks - please help!, color fades, adolescent growth
color fades, adolescent growth, strech marks: Stretch marks occur when the skin is stretched beyond its elastic capacity. Fractures of the skin develop in the lower layer of the skin, the dermis: Occur in many women during pregnancy; but may also occur in any people during adolescent growth spur, or periods...

Dermatology: strech marks, bathing suits, stretch marks
bathing suits, stretch marks, cremes: Dear Chirae, There are many over the counter medications specifically for STRETCH MARKS that can be applied to the skin and are not that expensive... One very popular on is Vitamin-E capsules that you just simply break open and rub on the skin.... Thank...

Dermatology: stretch marks, stretch marks, mederma
stretch marks, mederma, ace: Stretch marks are nothing more that a tear of the skin. Mederma which is over the counter is applied to stretch marks which help lessons the appearance. The areas where you develop stretch can be bound with an ace wrap to help lesson the tears. Just make...

Dermatology: stretch marks, teaching hospitals, stretch marks
teaching hospitals, stretch marks, university teaching: I believe that surgery don t aids....is to waste your time and your money. I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals..for oa second opinion If there is ever anything...

Dermatology: stretch marks, color fades, adolescent growth
color fades, adolescent growth, heavy sports: Stretch marks occur when the skin is stretched beyond its elastic capacity. Fractures of the skin develop in the lower layer of the skin, the dermis: Occur in many women during pregnancy; but may also occur in any people during adolescent growth spur, or periods...

Dermatology: stretch marks, color fades, adolescent growth
color fades, adolescent growth, heavy sports: Stretch marks occur when the skin is stretched beyond its elastic capacity. Fractures of the skin develop in the lower layer of the skin, the dermis: Occur in many women during pregnancy; but may also occur in any people during adolescent growth spur, or periods...

Dermatology: sudden bumps, red itchy bumps, cortisone cream
red itchy bumps, cortisone cream, pramosone: Have you changed your detergent or do you use Bounce or Cling. From what you describe this appears to be an irritant or allergic type of rash. Acne normally does not itch or burn. You need to use a topical cortisone cream like prescription Cloderm or Pandel...

Dermatology: sudden red lumps on face, university teaching hospital, flea bites
university teaching hospital, flea bites, red bumps: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital. Urib...

Dermatology: suddenly little white spots on hand at age seventy...., pityriasis alba, integral medicine
pityriasis alba, integral medicine, herbal medication: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: sun block creams, l oreal products, l oreal
l oreal products, l oreal, daily basis: Nadine, Hey! My number one suggestion for everyone is NEVER MIX PRODUCTS. Let me explain that. Never use L oreal s face wash with Johnson and Johnson s toner and Clean and Clear s moisurizer. Each company uses certain chemicals for their products. These...

Dermatology: sun block creams, l oreal, sun filters
l oreal, sun filters, skin types: There are six skin types in accord to sun exposure by 15-20 minutes without protection. Type 1: allways burn, never tan 2: , sometimes tan 3 sometimes burn, sometimes tan 4 never burn, ...

Dermatology: sun block creams, l oreal, thyroid disorder
l oreal, thyroid disorder, sun burns: Dear Nadine, I am not a dermatologist, so what effect this will have in the long run and really can not say.... However, if you are IN the sun, then sun blocks for you at your age is well advised to prevent sun burns and skin cancer.... I would see your...

Dermatology: sun block, l oreal, lotions for dry skin
l oreal, lotions for dry skin, sun block: Using a straight sun block with no scents etc will not damage your skin but only help your skin. The sun causes aging of the skin as in wrinkles, skin cancer, redness of the facial skin, and some drug interactions. If you protect the skin one your face you...

Dermatology: sun damage., epiquin micro, sun damage
epiquin micro, sun damage, lustra: The cause of the spots you are talking about is sun damage. Even if you remove the spots by peels, or laser the spots will come back if you go out in the sun without sun protection as in spf 55 or higher. Hydroquinone is a good treatment and is not as expensive...

Dermatology: sun protection, harmful uv rays, going to extremes
harmful uv rays, going to extremes, sun screen: Dear Jim, You only need sun screen protection when you are either OUT in the sun or in a tanning bed... There is absolutely NO reason to stay in a dark room or to have no light in your room or house... Infact, this can also be detremental to your health...

Dermatology: sun tan, dark tanning lotion, sun tanning
dark tanning lotion, sun tanning, sun filters: Wich skin type is yours? There are six skin types in accord to sun exposure by 15-20 minutes without sun protection. Type 1: allways burn, never tan 2: , sometimes tan 3 sometimes burn, sometimes tan ...

Dermatology: sun tan, dark tanning lotion, forms of skin cancer
dark tanning lotion, forms of skin cancer, sun tanning: Everytime you tan yourself you are causing damage to your skin. Sun tan parlors are worse. The data from the NIH states that if you frequent sun tan parlors you are 2.5 Times more likely to develop skin cancer and 50% more likely to get melanoma. Wrinkling...

Dermatology: sun tan, suntan lotion, skin tanning
suntan lotion, skin tanning, pigmentation problem: There is no such suntan lotion that will allow you to tan and at the same time protect your face. Any tan you receive is damaging your skin. Tanning eventually causes wrinkles to appear on the face and then skin cancer. Now if you have to get a tan then...

Dermatology: sun, dark skin tone, medium skin
dark skin tone, medium skin, sun screen: Depends of skin type: Type I...Always burns easily, never tans; very fair skin tone. Type II...Usually burns easily, tans with difficulty; fair skin tone. Type III...Burns moderately, tans gradually; fair to medium skin tone. Type IV...Rarely burns, always...

Dermatology: sunburn, tiny blisters, mail message
tiny blisters, mail message, teaching hospitals: Perhaps is part of sunburn...is necessary to take a look and to discuss his history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if...

Dermatology: got this sunburn itch, university teaching hospital, visible lesions
university teaching hospital, visible lesions, sunburn: If you have visible lesions, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you donīt have visible lesions, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: sunburn-like peeling, left forearm, skin condition
left forearm, skin condition, hard water: Peeling after a sunburn varies from patient to patient and is also dependent on the extent of the burn. From what you describe you do not have psoriasis. Also after multiple burns, the skin can also behave differently. I am not worried about other skin condition...

Dermatology: sunburn, tiny blisters, cortisone cream
tiny blisters, cortisone cream, topicort: The blisters that you see are from the sun burn. The newest treatment for sun burn is Diclofenac-Na Gel but this is prescription. If you can t get this then you need to get a cortisone cream to apply on your skin like Topicort or Elocon or Lidex or Diprolene....

Dermatology: sunburned, extremely sensitive sore lower lip, uv ray protection, types of doctors
uv ray protection, types of doctors, those lips: Dear Jim, Because of the conditions you work in and because you are most often constantly in the sun, this is going to happen, but help can be just a doctors visit away.... You MUST make an appointment with a Dermatologist.... There are special prescription...

Dermatology: sunburns and tans, external changes, internal functions
external changes, internal functions, strange question: Christine: To get a response to sun exposure the organism should be alive...all steps to sunburn or tan need the organism homeostasis to be OK, and at death this is missing. Homeostasis:The processes whereby the internal environment of an organism tends...

Dermatology: sunscreen, oral antibiotics, sun screen
oral antibiotics, sun screen, spf: Studies done with oral antibiotics have shown that they are still effective 15-20 years after the expiration date. The only factor that would lesson this is if they were left in a heated environment. Thus, your sun scress is still effective if not opened...

Dermatology: THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP! sweat/odor under breasts, vytone cream, candida yeast
vytone cream, candida yeast, zeasorb af: You can try the Zeasorb AF first and if that does not work you may need something called Drysol which helps that area so you do not sweat. Drysol is a prescription medication that is used 3 nights in a row and that titrate the amount needed ie maybe 1-3 times...

Dermatology: sweating/cooling, seisure, salt tablets
seisure, salt tablets, hot weather: Taking salt tablets would not help as that will cause him to retain fluids. The problem is that your son cannot cool his body and so he gets over heated. There is special clothing that has an SPF 30 so that the sun cannot penetrate(www.sunprecautions.com)....

Dermatology: sweating, sweat beads, topical medication
sweat beads, topical medication, drysol: You have a skin condition called HYPERHIDROSIS. The typical topical medication to control this skin condition is called Drysol which is prescription. Drysol is applied to the affected skin 3 nights in a row and then the patient sees how long they can go...

Dermatology: swollen eye, university teaching hospital, poison ivy
university teaching hospital, poison ivy, swollen eye: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching...

Dermatology: swollen mouth & lips, angioedema, likley
angioedema, likley, allergist: Your mother has what is called angioedema which is swelling of the lips. This condition is a form of Urticaria or Hives. Most likley one of the medications your mother takes is causing the reaction. She can visit an allergist or the doctor that put her...

Dermatology: Tanning, artificial tanning, light ivory
artificial tanning, light ivory, zinc oxide: Start with a sunblock instead of a sunscreen. Zinc oxide is usually a good choice. It s unlikely that you will tan golden if the color you describe is your usual color. You may also consider an artificial tanning lotion. Jergens has a daily moisturizer...

Dermatology: Tanning bed safety, running the risk, tanning beds
running the risk, tanning beds, skin cancer: Dear Dan, Anytime you use a tanning bed for no matter how long or how often you are running the risk of developing skin cancer later on in life.... Sun or tanning beds will damage the skin and because of this cancer is always a risk.... thank you, ...

Dermatology: Tanning, high school biology, jelly fish
high school biology, jelly fish, integumentary system: This statement has no factual basis whatsover. When I was in Mexico I was tanning (not any more as that was when I was young) and got stung by a jelly fish. I went right to the room to shower. This did not affect my tan at all. For your students information....

Dermatology: Tattoo on a mole, visual standpoint, foolish move
visual standpoint, foolish move, size changes: Most likely nothing will happen to your mole and it will not change. However, trauma to moles can sometimes cause them to change. Thus, if the mole grows in size, changes in color, becomes asymetic meaning one edge is darker than the other, itches or burns...

Dermatology: Tattoo, dermasol, laser removal
dermasol, laser removal, dermis: I have never seen a product that can fade tatoos. The problem is that the ink from the tatoo goes deep in the dermis of the skin where no topical treatment is effective ar can penetrate. Your only options are surgical removal with a scar or laser surgery....

Dermatology: Tattoos and Eczema, getting a job, eczema
getting a job, eczema, allergic reaction: There is no good spot for you to get a tatoo. People with eczema can be more sensitive to a tatoo. We treated a young girl with eczema and a tatoo. She had an allergic reaction to one of the inks in the tatoo and her skin constantly broke out in the area...

Dermatology: Tattoos and keloids., cuts and scrapes, keloid
cuts and scrapes, keloid, american person: Keloids can occur from any trauma to the skin. Thus, a tatoo could also cause a keloid on your skin. You are taking a change if you get a keloid. If you repierce your ear and get cortisone treatments to the area of piercing you will not develop a keloid....

Dermatology: Teenagers hands, atopic dermatitis, peeling hands
atopic dermatitis, peeling hands, wash dishes: Perhaps hands dermatitis or eczema, or atopic dermatitis, or ichthyosis or a different disease...This needs exam and discussion face to face...has many causes and factors involved...please visit a dermatologist. Also you can go to www.google.com to read about...

Dermatology: Telangiectasia, comp metabolic panel, angiomas
comp metabolic panel, angiomas, telangiectasis: The blood vessels that you describe are called angiomas which are benign. However, liver disease can cause an increased abount. Therefore, I recommend that you get what is called a Comp Metabolic Panel to make sure your liver is ok. Most angiomas are genetic....

Dermatology: Temporary, Painless Flushing/Reddening of Arms/Legs, red blotches, infrared radiation
red blotches, infrared radiation, arms and legs: I just came back from a medical meeting where one of the speakers discussed Rosacea and stated that Rosacea does not just affect the face but other areas as well. Go to the web page www.rosacea.org and look up the tripwires. If any of the tripwires make...

Dermatology: Terrible skin problem!, thick patches, acid reflux disease
thick patches, acid reflux disease, environmental allergies: Clearly, youīve chronic URTICARIA; this has many causes and the treatment is mainly with antihitaminic... NOTE...the main is to search the cause. You need study. I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one...

Dermatology: Thick white scab patch on scalp, self concious, web size
self concious, web size, significant health: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: Thin hand and wrist skin, university teaching hospital, back of my hand
university teaching hospital, back of my hand, welder: Are you applying someting? …is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt,...

Dermatology: Thin skin, university teaching hospital, thin skin
university teaching hospital, thin skin, scrape: His age? ... please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: TINY WHITE BUMPS ALL OVE BUDY, history data, treatable
history data, treatable, uribe: Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your history data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: Tight, itchy wrinkled skin on fingers, dyshidrosis eczema, hand eczema
dyshidrosis eczema, hand eczema, wrinkled hands: Withou seeing your skin it is difficult to diagnosis but you could have hand eczema or dyshidrosis eczema or an allergic reaction. Treatment would be with emollients like CeraVe Cream which is over the counter and topical prescription cortisone like Topicort...

Dermatology: Tinea pubis, color marron, tinea
color marron, tinea, el acento: Para darte una orientación, es necesario ver las lesiones y discutir tu historia...puedes tomar unas fotos y enviarlas a esta misma dirección?...si lo puedes hacer pón las letras JMC en el asunto del mensaje para que no sea descartado por el sistema. Si no...

Dermatology: Tiny Black Dots Under Surface of Skin on Finger, university teaching hospital, dermatologist
university teaching hospital, dermatologist, index finger: Do you have some diagnosis by a dermatologist?... could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your...

Dermatology: Tiny Blisters become open sores on thumb/fingers, university teaching hospital, tiny blisters
university teaching hospital, tiny blisters, clobetasol propionate: Karen: Perhaps is dyshidrosis …is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you...

Dermatology: Tiny Blisters, tiny blisters, cormax
tiny blisters, cormax, prescription medication: You most likley have a skin condition called dyshidrosis. This skin condition can be controlled but not cured. Stress and irritants on the skin are responsibe for your skin condition. I normally prescribe Cormax Cream to be used when needed but this is...

Dermatology: Tiny blisters - 0.5mm-1mm on sides of chest, university teaching hospital, tiny blisters
university teaching hospital, tiny blisters, thanks in advance: Perhaps is miliaria (sweat retention). Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an...

Dermatology: Tiny blisters, but different, tiny blisters, heat rashes
tiny blisters, heat rashes, correct diagnosis: Blisters meaning clear fluid inside have many causes. Shingles can cause blisters but is usually painful. Herpes Simplex can also cause blisters. Allergic reactions can cause blisters. Heat rashes can cause something that may appear as a blister. The...

Dermatology: Tiny bumps on and around nose., university teaching hospital, visible lesions
university teaching hospital, visible lesions, tiny bumps: Brian: Could be several different things…is necessary to look. If you have visible lesions, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If not, please visit a board...

Dermatology: Tiny marks, fleshy growths, skin lesions
fleshy growths, skin lesions, pencil eraser: Without seeing the skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, the skin lesions could be what are called seborrheic keratosis which are treated with liquid nitrogen. They could be skin tags which are fleshy growths and are removed by scissors. They...

Dermatology: Tiny red dots, little red bumps, red dots
little red bumps, red dots, vasculitis: This can be a number of things. This can be a reaction to a virus. This can be a reaction to medications. This can be what is called a vasculitis. You need to take your son to the doctor as soon as possible to find the cause. Is there a fever? Are there...

Dermatology: Tiny sore on nose, skin lesions, correct diagnosis
skin lesions, correct diagnosis, skin tag: There are multiple possibilities for your skin condition: skin tag, Fibroepithelial polyp, early skin cancer since it bleeds, filliform wart. I recommend that you visit your local dermatologist for the correct diagnosis and treatment since I cannot see the...

Dermatology: Titan skin laser treatments, lax skin, teaching hospitals
lax skin, teaching hospitals, skin laser: Is one amid several methods to tighten lax skin. Before make it, is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals....

Dermatology: TOE NAIL FUNGUS/FINGER NAILS, toe nail fungus, trichophyton rubrum
toe nail fungus, trichophyton rubrum, finger nails: The fungus you mentioned called trichophyton Rubrum is a very common fungus and we treat it all the time. The other rash you describe is called Eczema and is treated with topical cortisone. The oral medications that I mentioned are safe as long as there...

Dermatology: Toe and nail problem, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, toe nail: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: Toe nails, nail fungus, disulfide bonds
nail fungus, disulfide bonds, topical medication: Dermatologists do treat nail fungus on either the fingers or toes. The nail plate is different biologically from the skin. The nail plate has more disulfide bonds making the nail plate cells more adherent to each other. Thus, topical medication does not...

Dermatology: Torso Rash, mail message, torso rash
mail message, torso rash, poison oak: Perhaps is seborrheic dermatitis...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message...

Dermatology: Treatment of moles and tiny red spots, facial moles, dermitologist
facial moles, dermitologist, tiny red spots: The tiny red specks that you have are most likely what are called Angiomas which are small blood vessels. These type of lesions can be removed with laser or cautery but insurance will not cover them so you would have to pay out of pocket. The lesions on...

Dermatology: Treatment for Vitilgo, novitil, legitimate treatments
novitil, legitimate treatments, legitimate options: Vitiligo has several legitimate options of treatment (tacrolimus, corticosteroids, PUVA, UVA narrowband, UVB, etc. etc), sometimes successfully, sometimes not, by several factors on each case; must be explained and monitored by a dermatologist. All cases...

Dermatology: Tree tree oil for acne, tee tree oil, teaching hospitals
tee tree oil, teaching hospitals, quackery: Tree tree oil is Melaleuca alternifolia...this isnīt a scientific treatment for acne; to me is quackery. I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever...

Dermatology: Tri-Luma, tri luma, dry scaly skin
tri luma, dry scaly skin, cortisone cream: Tri-luma is a bleaching cream and will only lighten your skin but not treat your primary skin condition. From your description you most likely have a skin condition called eczema. Eczema is just dry scaly skin. You need moisturizers like Cerave multiple...

Dermatology: Trumpet lips problem, soft lips, mail message
soft lips, mail message, having baby: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: about Tuberous Scellerosis Complex, sezuires, gene mutation
sezuires, gene mutation, google: The correct name is Tuberous Sclerosis. Go to www.google.com to read about that...there are many information. Your case is explained by a known situation in genetic, called gene mutation (this explains why you are the first member in your family with this...

Dermatology: tacrolimus non steroid for eyelid edema, post nasal drip, sinus drainage
post nasal drip, sinus drainage, swollen eyelids: Elidel does not cause cancer. The AAD wrote a letter to the FDA complaining about the warning. Of course the FDA did nothing. The problem occurred when the FDA brought in oral data in monkeys. Monkeys were force fed gallons of Elidel in oral form and at...

Dermatology: tags, skin tag, intruments
skin tag, intruments, scissors: To remove a skin tag in the clinic we would fist clean the area with alcohol. The next step is to take a sterile scissors and cut the skin tag at the level of the skin. Next we would put polysporin on the excised tag to keep from getting infected. I do...

Dermatology: tanning, skin cancer research, home tanning bed
skin cancer research, home tanning bed, american academy of dermatology: The data is as follows. The World Health Organization wants parents to have to allow their children to visit a tanning salon if they are under 18 years of age. The American Academy of Dermatology is also in favor of this. There is a condition called Photo-Augmentation...

Dermatology: tanning, ivory skin, exposure protection
ivory skin, exposure protection, google: Donīt waste time, or money... this is by your skin type, is genetic and is for all life; you need sun protection to avoid burns and cancer ahead. In Dermatology, your skin type is known as TypeI Skin ... at sun exposure, always burn, never tan . Please...

Dermatology: another tanning bed dillema, bug bite, photosensitivity
bug bite, photosensitivity, benadryl: Perhaps is a photosensitivity. Please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. Uribe...

Dermatology: tanning salons, a rationalization?, salon treatment, going to australia
salon treatment, going to australia, skin cancer: Going to the tanning salon increases your chance of developing skin cancer. This is a proven scientific fact called PHOTOAUGMENTATION. This means that if you go in a tanning salon and then lay out in the sun that you are now more likely to get skin cancer....

Dermatology: tanning, spray on tans, artificial tanning
spray on tans, artificial tanning, tanning salon: There is no safe tan from a tanning salon. 1/2 hour in a tanning bed is like laying out in the sun from 7am to7pm. In order for a tanning salon to make any difference in a persons sun sensitivit, one would have to have multiple treatments, approximately...

Dermatology: Does having a tattoo make one feel cooler?, traditional tattoo, hot summer day
traditional tattoo, hot summer day, hot season: Body temperature is mostly controlled by the brain stem. Now sweating also helps lowere the body temperature as the sweat evaporates and the skin is cooled. I know of no research showing that the skin of a tattooed individual is actually cooler than normal...

Dermatology: tattoo indent, university teaching hospital, buttox
university teaching hospital, buttox: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com, with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital. Uribe...

Dermatology: tattoo infection or allergic reaction?, university teaching hospital, dark teal
university teaching hospital, dark teal, contact dermatitis: Cindy: Perhaps is a contact dermatitis to tattoo (an allergy) Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: tattoo rash, contact dermatitis, colored ink
contact dermatitis, colored ink, welts: Surely is contact dermatitis to inks of tattoo. Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your disease data. If you canīt, please visit a...

Dermatology: tattoo skin irritation, contact dermatitis, topical ointment
contact dermatitis, topical ointment, skin irritation: Could be several different things... infection, contact dermatitis, etc. Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease....

Dermatology: Getting tattoos with Eczema, rare allergy, contact dermatitis
rare allergy, contact dermatitis, getting a tattoo: People with eczema usually have more senstive skin than do those people who do not get eczema. This means you are more likely to have an adverse reaction from the tatoo ie allergy or irritation or contact dermatitis. You also have to consider that you could...

Dermatology: tattoos, pigment changes, cadmium yellow
pigment changes, cadmium yellow, itchy rash: In the textbook called contact Dermatitis on page 812 it states: In tatoos, mercury red, chrome green, cobalt blue, or cadmium yellow may produce localized or generalized eczematous eruptions in sensitized infividuals. Granulomatous and photosensitive reactions...

Dermatology: teen acne/nicomide cream, nicomide t cream, moderate acne
nicomide t cream, moderate acne, teen acne: Nicomide T cream is very effective for mild to moderate acne. Oral Nicomide is also very good for mile to moderate acne. If the acne becomes cystic or very red and inflammed then your son would need oral antibiotics like Doryx or Dynacin. If antibiotics...

Dermatology: teen sons rash or acne, oral antibiotic, liquid nitrogen
oral antibiotic, liquid nitrogen, duac: Molluscum contagiosum normally does not last past 5 years, thus I would say that your son has acne. By the way there is treatment for Molluscum like Canterone or Liquid Nitrogen or Aldara. The typical treatment for acne is an oral antibiotic like Doryx or...

Dermatology: tendor skin, teaching hospitals, university teaching
teaching hospitals, university teaching, appointment: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history. I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you,...

Dermatology: I think I have anal skin tabs, help!, genital warts, liquid nitrogen
genital warts, liquid nitrogen, skin tags: The picture that you had me look at is not skin tags but genital warts. These warts are due to a virus. Treatment can be with liquid nitrogen and podophyllum, or topical Aldara or Condylox. One has to have the rectum scoped to make sure there are no genital...

Dermatology: I think I picked up Staph..., teaching hospitals, local gym
teaching hospitals, local gym, university teaching: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history. I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you,...

Dermatology: i think i have a wart, but i'm not sure?, wart removal, mail message
wart removal, mail message, home remedy: A soft fibroma?. Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: thinned skin on penis, steroid cream, steroid creams
steroid cream, steroid creams, teaching hospitals: Please under stand me...isnīt reluctance to comment...in short, is necessary to look and to investigate face to face...could be by steroid cream(produces atrophy), but could be another reason that need investigation. Could you take some digital cam pictures?...

Dermatology: thinning skin, mail message, thinning skin
mail message, thinning skin, topical creams: Is necessary to look...could be by a different reason...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is...

Dermatology: I thought I had ringworm..., lysol, inner thigh
lysol, inner thigh, cortisone: Please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. Note: I donīt prescribe in internet....

Dermatology: thumb problem, thumb nail, web size
thumb nail, web size, open wound: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: tight wrinkled skin on palms, university teaching hospital, wrinkled skin
university teaching hospital, wrinkled skin, sandpaper: Carole: if you have visisble lesions, please take some pictures (by yourself, a friend or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board...

Dermatology: tinea versicolor, selsun shampoo, oral medication
selsun shampoo, oral medication, selsun: My favorite treatment for T. versicolor, is a) ketoconazole 200 mg tablets/1 daily/7 days (Nizoral), stopping alcohol. b)Selsun shampoo applied on lesions by 20 minutes/2 days a week, indefinitely...to prevent recurrence. I have also read about the...

Dermatology: tiny blisters, tiny blisters, middle fingers
tiny blisters, middle fingers, thumbs index: Perhaps is dyshidrosis. Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit...

Dermatology: tiny brown spot on palm and finger, university teaching hospital, palm of my hand
university teaching hospital, palm of my hand, different things: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: tiny bumps on face, university teaching hospital, oxy10
university teaching hospital, oxy10, head and shoulders: Berto: Perhaps is pseudofolliculitis...is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: tiny bumps in a line, symptoms of lyme disease, blood poisioning
symptoms of lyme disease, blood poisioning, lyme disease: Your son most likely has a skin condition called Lichen Striatus. Lichen Striatus is a self-limiting linear form of eczema occuring in children or young adults and resolves within one year. Other conditions that present in this form are Linear epidermal nevi...

Dermatology: tiny bumps all over my nose, university teaching hospital, tiny bumps
university teaching hospital, tiny bumps, debree: Kimmy: Could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: tiny finger bumps, dyshidrotic eczema, pointer finger
dyshidrotic eczema, pointer finger, granuloma annulare: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: tiny itchy white bumps, allergy medication, afew days
allergy medication, afew days, scabbies: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: tiny non-itch bumbs: rash, university teaching hospital, many different things
university teaching hospital, many different things, scarlet fever: Could be many different things...a drug eruption, erythema multiforme, viral exanthema etc. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit...

Dermatology: tiny white blisters, tiny blisters, dyshidrosis
tiny blisters, dyshidrosis, mail message: Perhaps is the so called dyshidrosis...is necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: tiny white lump/cyst under skin on finger, myxoid cyst, skin lesion
myxoid cyst, skin lesion, hand surgeon: You most likely have what is called a myxoid cyst. This type of cyst is from the joint space. The only doctor that should treat this skin condition is a hand surgeon. This type of cyst is benign and will not resolve on its own. Since I cannot see the skin...

Dermatology: tip of pointer finger infected and swollen, university teaching hospital, pointer finger
university teaching hospital, pointer finger, fake nails: Could be several different things…is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: toe and finger peeling, teaching hospitals, university teaching
teaching hospitals, university teaching, soles: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history. I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel...

Dermatology: toe nails, university teaching hospital, pinky toes
university teaching hospital, pinky toes, toe nails: Jessie: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: toenails, topical medication, oral medication
topical medication, oral medication, treatment for toenail fungus: The most effective treatment for toenail fungus is the oral medication Lamisil which is taken for three months depending on the extent of the amount of toenail involved. Urea can be helpful but takes months to even years to help and one has to file the nails...

Dermatology: toner and essential oils, acne lesions, side effects of antibiotics
acne lesions, side effects of antibiotics, essentials oils: There are a lot of good prescriptions for the acne lesions you develop. There are Differin, Benzaclin, Retin A Cream,Sulfacet R to mention a few. There is a vitamin that my wife takes for acne that does not have the side effects of antibiotics. The vitamin...

Dermatology: tons of little bumps on my lips, university teaching hospital, abreva
university teaching hospital, abreva, upper lip: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: top layer of skin of lips missing in sections, sjogren s syndrome, apthous ulcers
sjogren s syndrome, apthous ulcers, vinegar base: The diagnosis is chelitis which is inflammation of the lips. The treatment that I prescribe for this skin condition is Lidex Ointment applied to the lips twice a day. You can also try Aquaphor Ointment which is sold over the counter and is used many times...

Dermatology: topical derm, tiny blisters, allergic reaction to sun
tiny blisters, allergic reaction to sun, sun screen: There are a number of possibilities. The sun screen could not have been put on evenly and you developed small blisters from sun exposure. This could have been an allergic reaction to something put on your shoulders. Unlikely that this was due to sun screen...

Dermatology: torso rash, university teaching hospital, small red bumps
university teaching hospital, small red bumps, torso rash: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: tounge, mail message, dental condition
mail message, dental condition, teaching hospitals: Perhaps is the so called scrotal tongue...if this, is benign...could you take some web cam pictures?; if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: transfer head lice, head lice, aerosol spray
head lice, aerosol spray, dumb questions: Hear lice are easily transferred. My mother got head lice from her grandchildren. Now if the kids played on the couch and then you sat down and your hair touched the couch there is a slight possibility that you could pick up head lice. However, head lice...

Dermatology: trauma /lip lesion, university teaching hospital, cold sore
university teaching hospital, cold sore, dermatologist: Could be several different things. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University...

Dermatology: treatment of dermatitis, apple cider vinager, cortisone creams
apple cider vinager, cortisone creams, seborrheic dermatitis: Seborrheic Dermatitis is nothing more than dandruff. The cause is believed to be a yeast like organism. Seb Derm can be controlled but not cured. Treatment can be with Avar E Cream, Elidel Cream, Protomic, or mild cortisone creams like Pramosone Cream....

Dermatology: tri luma, dark knees and elbows, bleaching cream
dark knees and elbows, bleaching cream, hydroquinone: What the doctor is trying to do is to lighten the dark areas with a bleaching cream. The active component is the hydroquinone. The reason a cortisone is added is that sometimes there is irritation from the hydroquinone. Tri-Luma has been shown to be safe....

Dermatology: trichloroacetic acid for skin treatment, orange peel texture, acne scars
orange peel texture, acne scars, cheek area: There are no real heal risks to have a TCA peel. However, TCA peels can cause increased pigment in the skin. One has to be very careful especially since you have olive asian skin. There is a better treatment for scaring using a laser but this is more expensive....

Dermatology: triluma, uribe uribe, dark knees and elbows
uribe uribe, dark knees and elbows, skin atrophy: As you can see, triluma contains: a)fluocinolone acetonide 0.01%, to me isnīt useful on pigmetation; could produce skin atrophy and other secondary effects on skin specially on face (folliculitis, hypertrichosis etc) b)hydroquinone 4%, is a bleaching agent...useful...

Dermatology: What tto expect in the first visit to a Dermatologist?, severe dry skin, skin cancer
severe dry skin, skin cancer, dermatologist: If you have not been you need a thorough skin exam, you need one. I have the men undress down to their underwear. I start at the feet and work up, I look between toes, legs, have them pull their underwear down and look in the groin and buttocks, I then work...

Dermatology: some type of acne?, ingrown hairs, mail message
ingrown hairs, mail message, breath smell: Perhaps is a odontogenic fistula...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message...

Dermatology: Ultra Violet radiation allergy., lead acid battery, plaquinil
lead acid battery, plaquinil, uv radiation: If a patient has sunsensitivity the only treatment is a strong sun screen usually with an SPF of greater than 50. Also the patient should wear clothing with a tight weave so the sun will not go through the clothing. Now does your father have Lupus which...

Dermatology: Under eye, sodium intake, sleep etc
sodium intake, sleep etc, water limit: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: Laugh lines, laugh lines, fraxel laser
laugh lines, fraxel laser, fillers: The products that can smooth out laugh lines are: Botox, fillers as in Restalyne, laser resufacing as in the Fraxel laser, and plastic surgery. None of these products are perfect. In order to decide which one to use, you have to decide what you expect as...

Dermatology: Under eyes- pink, itchy, flaky, wrinkly, finger nail polish, contact dermatitis
finger nail polish, contact dermatitis, cloderm: You most likely have an irritant or contact dermatitis(allergic reaction). Likely candidates include cosmetics, shampoo, finger nail polish or things you transfer from your hands to your face. Treatment would be a prescription topical cortisone like Cloderm...

Dermatology: Underarm, university teaching hospital, lumps
university teaching hospital, lumps, pimples: Perhaps is hidradenitis suppurativa. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: Underarm bump, history data, uribe
history data, uribe, 17 years: Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your history data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: Underarm bumps, university teaching hospital, red bumps
university teaching hospital, red bumps, waistline: Tyler: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: Underarm, epidermoid cyst, insect bite
epidermoid cyst, insect bite, skin lesions: This could be a number of skin lesions. This could be a cyst that is inflammed like an epidermoid cyst. This could be an insect bite reaction. This could be folliculits which is a superfical bacterial infection. This could be the beginng of shingles. ...

Dermatology: Underarms, dark underarms, bleaching cream
dark underarms, bleaching cream, adrenal disease: The best treatment is a bleaching cream with hydroquinone. The presription medications are best like Tri-luma. Sometimes systemic disease like adrenal disease or diabetes or internal malignancy can cause the same think. Thus, a visit to your local doctor...

Dermatology: Underneath the Eyes, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, digital cam: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: Unexplained scratch marks that now have turnied into scars, scratch marks, dark patches
scratch marks, dark patches, scars: Phytophotodermatitis?? Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit...

Dermatology: Unidentified bumps on face, types of skin lesions, dyshidrotic eczema
types of skin lesions, dyshidrotic eczema, acne cream: The bumps on the face and the feet are most likely two different types of skin lesions. From what you describe the bumps on the face are most likely Milia which is a small cyst. To remove them a shape needle is used to extract the cyst. The bumps on the...

Dermatology: Unknown pimple-like bumps on lip surfaces, 2 bumps, cosmetic product
2 bumps, cosmetic product, red bumps: Lichenoid Eruptions can be due to oral medications, allergic reactions to something that has touched your lips or you have eaten and if this were lichen plannus you would need a liver study to make sure you did not have hepatitis C. I would first try Lidex...

Dermatology: Unknown Re-occuring skin irritations, itchy red bumps, desoximetasone gel
itchy red bumps, desoximetasone gel, mail message: Aquagenic urticaria?...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put...

Dermatology: Unknown rash, superficial fungal infection, fungal infection
superficial fungal infection, fungal infection, cortisone: Since I cannot see the rash I cannot be sure of the diagnosis. There are some possibilities however. This rash could be a superficial fungal infection which would be treated by antifungal medication. This could be an allergic type rash which would be treated...

Dermatology: Unknown skin problem., laundry soap, dermatoligist
laundry soap, dermatoligist, teaching hospitals: Scabies?...you can make a proof treatment with lindane or ivermectin...remember...I live in Colombia...I canīt prescribe for you...I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals....

Dermatology: Unusual Rash, diet medications, dime size
diet medications, dime size, steroid cream: I looked at the rash but it was not that clear. You could have Eczema which is dry skin, your could have an allergic reaction to something that go on the skin. It also looked like you had increased pigmentation from the rash. If I am not sure of the nature...

Dermatology: Upper Arm Rash, salex, prescription medications
salex, prescription medications, skin condition: You have a rash called Keratosis Pilaris. This rash is genetic and has to be exfoliated. There is no cure just control. There are prescription medications that can help like Salex Cream applied to the keratosis pilaris twice a day. See your local dermatologist...

Dermatology: Upper lip, topical medication, drysol
topical medication, drysol, lip area: You may have a medical condition called hyperhidrosis. One form of treatment for this a topical medication called Drysol which is applied topically to the affected skin at night for at least three nights and then see how long you can go before applying the...

Dermatology: Urgent help required, university teaching hospital, allergy test
university teaching hospital, allergy test, skin problem: Seborrheic dermatitis?... could be other different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please...

Dermatology: Using hydrocortisone on infant's face, hydrocortisone ointment, atopic dermatitis
hydrocortisone ointment, atopic dermatitis, cortate: You did not use the Cortate for a long enough time to cause damage to your son. I would have the doctor prescribe Elidel or Protopic which are non steroids and very safe even if you hear they are not. I would try Protopic twice a day as it is usually stronger...

Dermatology: Uticaria Pigmentosa, mast cell disease, mastocytosis
mast cell disease, mastocytosis, teaching hospitals: Urticaria pigmentosa improve or clear by puberty; systemic lesions are absent as a rule; if presente, are few in number: progression into systemic mast cell disease is very rare. To be sure, I highly suggest you to make an appointment to see a board certified...

Dermatology: ulcerative looking vaginal lesions, vaginal lesions, mail message
vaginal lesions, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures? (I understand that is difficult, but to me is the only way)... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the...

Dermatology: under-eye itching, burning bumps, prednisone 10mg, oral steroids
prednisone 10mg, oral steroids, natural makeup: When the steroids cream do not work, I have the patient take oral steroids for 5 days. I use prednisone 10mg three times a day for 5 days. If this is an allergic type rash, the reason it is not resolving is that you are still coming in contact with the offending...

Dermatology: under-eye problem, irritant dermatitis, purple circles
irritant dermatitis, purple circles, topical vitamin c: Without seeing your skin, it is very difficult to make a diagnosis over the computer. You could have eczema or an irritant dermatitis under your eyes which would be treated by a very mild cortisone. You could have syringomas which are small cysts under the...

Dermatology: underarm, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, underarms: Is necessary to take a look...please take some web cam pictures...send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If you canīt, I highly suggest to...

Dermatology: undereye skin and circles, dark circles under my eyes, bleaching cream
dark circles under my eyes, bleaching cream, blotches: Go to the following web site that talks about the 8 causes of dark circles http://allergies.about.com/od/darkcircles/a/aa071304.htm You can go to a doctor to try prescription bleaching cream like Lustra or Epiquin. If there is redness or irritation then...

Dermatology: undiagnosed demis problem, dialysis patient, inner skin
dialysis patient, inner skin, peak activity: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: uneven color of skin, inner thighs, oral medications
inner thighs, oral medications, correct diagnosis: A number of skin conditions can make the skin darker: there is tinea versicolor which is a superficial yeast infection, there is postinflammatory hyperpigmentation which means that inflammation of the skin caused the skin to darken, there is addisons disease...

Dermatology: uneven skin tone, uneven skin tone, pigment production
uneven skin tone, pigment production, small circles: On your stomach you could have a yeast like infection called Tinea Versicolor causing the lighter skin areas. Tinea Versicolor is caused by a superficial yeast infection and is treated with Nizoral Tabs which is prescription. You could also have what is...

Dermatology: unknown etiology, t cell lymphoma, initial clinical manifestations
t cell lymphoma, initial clinical manifestations, malignant lymphoma: Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (mycosis fungoides) is a chronic, sometimes fatal neoplasm of helper T cells whos initial clinical manifestations appear in the skin, often remaining there for years before terminating as a malignant lymphoma with lymph node and visceral...

Dermatology: unknown skin condition, ring worm, correct diagnosis
ring worm, correct diagnosis, antifungal creams: Your description could be seen in Tinea Corpus or Ring Worm which is treated with antifungal creams or oral antifungal medications. This could be eczema which is nothing more than dry skin and is usually treated with topical cortisone. Another possibility...

Dermatology: unknown skin disease, eye brows, digital camara
eye brows, digital camara, mail message: could you take some web cam pictures? (panoramics and close-up; or ordinary pictures by a digital camara); also you could go to a photos store to take the pictures. if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the...

Dermatology: unknown skin disorder, mail message, orange hand
mail message, orange hand, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to look...perhaps he needs a biopsy...could you take some web cam pictures?; if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded...

Dermatology: unknown skin problem, university teaching hospital, antibiotic cream
university teaching hospital, antibiotic cream, skin problem: Kim: Could be some different things…is necessary to look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: unpainful bumps in fingers, university teaching hospital, old lady
university teaching hospital, old lady, bump: To be sure, please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: untransigent foliculitis, topical antibiotic, fungal organisms
topical antibiotic, fungal organisms, dematologist: I would culture the folliculitis to determine what type of bacteria is causing the problem and what is the best antibiotic. If the cause is staph you can apply the prescription topical antibiotic called Centany Ointment inside the nose and this will reduce...

Dermatology: unusally white, university teaching hospital, waist down
university teaching hospital, waist down, white person: Maybe is vitiligo. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching...

Dermatology: unusual red skin spots, fungal infection of the skin, correct diagnosis
fungal infection of the skin, correct diagnosis, circular spots: There are a number of possibilities for these red spots. This could be nothing more than eczema which is just dry skin and treated with protopic or elidel which are prescriptions. These spots could be ringworm which is a fungal infection of the skin and...

Dermatology: unusual skin bumps, skin lesions, contact dermatitis
skin lesions, contact dermatitis, skin bumps: You condition started with involvement of your eye and then spread to your facial skin. Now the rash could be an allergic reaction to something that go on the skin and in the eye. This condition would be called a contact dermatitis. The eye condition could...

Dermatology: unusual spots on baby, von recklinghausen disease, mail message
von recklinghausen disease, mail message, freckels: It seems the so called Von Recklinghausen disease...It s necessary to look...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this...

Dermatology: my upper arm bumps are larger, web size, pimples
web size, pimples, upper arm: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: urticaria dermatographia, skin condition, antihistamine
skin condition, antihistamine, urticaria: You have a skin condition called Dermatographism. What this means is if your skin is steatked with a finger or pen a red line will develop. The mechanism for this skin condition is increased histamine in your skin. The treatment is therefore to take an...

Dermatology: using a toner/astringent, neutrogenia, large pores
neutrogenia, large pores, astrigent: No, it is not necessary to use a toner and astrigent after washing your face. Now if your skin is dry then use a moisturizer like Cetaphil or Eucerin or Neutrogenia. If you are worried about large pores then use the prescription Differin or Retin A cream....

Dermatology: uticaria pigmentosa, urticaria pigmentosa, delicate skin
urticaria pigmentosa, delicate skin, sun damage: The disease you mention falls under the category of MASTOCYTOSIS. Patients with Urticaria Pigmentosa usually have multiple lesions and possible systemic envolvement. If you child has mastocytosis the condition would be called a solitary mastocytosis or a...

Dermatology: uticaria, benedryl, time of ovulation
benedryl, time of ovulation, allergist: You have what is called DERMATOGRAPHISM. I like two different antihistamines. I like Zyrtec 10mg at night because it can be sedating and I like Clarinex 5-10 mg in the am. There are two type of dermatographism, one you are born with the other acquired....

Dermatology: Viral Skin Infection??, viral skin infection, university teaching hospital
viral skin infection, university teaching hospital, herpes virus: Jill: Calm down. Could be herpes simple...herpes virus is ubiquitous. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified...

Dermatology: Visible Open Pores, alpha lipoic acid, open pores
alpha lipoic acid, open pores, pore size: There are a number of treatment options for large pore size: laser resurfacing of the facial skin if the pores are indeed very large but this can be very expensive, Microdermabrasion if the pores are mild-this is a miniture form of sand blasting the facial...

Dermatology: Vitiligo, topical medication, eximer laser
topical medication, eximer laser, eyelash: There is a difference between the eyelashes becoming white and the skin becoming white. If the skin becomes white this is called vitiligo which is difficult to treat. There is the Eximer Laser which helps to treat vitiligo and topical medication like Protopic...

Dermatology: Vitiligo Cures?, food allergy, teaching hospitals
food allergy, teaching hospitals, mail message: Each case is different...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don...

Dermatology: Vitiligo (Need help with diagnosis), vitiligo patients, michael bromley
vitiligo patients, michael bromley, narrow band uvb: If there is anyway you could get a Black Light and shine it one your skin in a day room and see if there is pigment in your skin. If the color is white under the black light they you have vitiligo. You may have what is called segmental vitiligo where the...

Dermatology: Vitiligo......., pigment cells, vitiligo
pigment cells, vitiligo, laser therapy: I doubt if you have vitiligo. Most cases of vitiligo are bilateral and involve both sides of the body. You most likely have a skin condition called postinflammatory hypopigmentation. This means that the inflammation from your repeated injuries caused the...

Dermatology: valtrex, episodic treatment, central nervous system
episodic treatment, central nervous system, valtrex: Suppression with valtrex is usually 500mg a day for a year and then renew the prescription. If you break through suppression you can double the dose ie 1000mg a day. Now it may be that Valtrex is not that effective for you any more. You could now try Famvir--suppressive...

Dermatology: variation of shingles, chicken pox virus, food allegies
chicken pox virus, food allegies, skin lesions: From what you describe, you do not have Shingles which is the reactivation of the chicken pox virus. Shingles only occurs on one side of the body but it is more localized that what your describe. The only way this could be a virus is if you were immunosuppressed....

Dermatology: vasaline, silvadine, bacitracin
silvadine, bacitracin, aquaphor: Actually the best treatment for a bun is to keep it moist. Burns other than the face are treated with Silvadine. You can keep the lip moist with Aquaphor or even Vasiline or even the topical antbiotic. Burns easily get colonized with bacteria, thus putting...

Dermatology: virginity test, virginity test, ginecologist
virginity test, ginecologist, prescription paper: you go to a physician, preferably a ginecologist... he inspect you... if by the exam (exam of your vagina) he has the security that you are virgin, he certificates that usually in his prescription paper and sign it with the date. If isnīt clear, please come...

Dermatology: vitamin K, beta carotene, body lotions
beta carotene, body lotions, lycopene: Is necessary to look what kind of lessions do you have. Please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data, again. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: vitiligo, elidel and protopic, proper diagnosis
elidel and protopic, proper diagnosis, hypopigmentation: There are two topicals that would consider using on the head of the penis to help resolve pigmentary problems. In the States there is Elidel and Protopic. The active ingredients are Tacrolimus and Pimicrolimus. Both of these agents do not cause thinning...

Dermatology: my vitiligo, topical corticosteroid, dark pigment
topical corticosteroid, dark pigment, spectrum light: A dermatologist can prescribe a cream to take the rest of the dark pigment out of your skin. Have you tried light therapy? Broad spectrum light has been shown effective in some people with vitiligo. You might want to do some research on who does phototherapy...

Dermatology: vitiligo, homoeopathic medicines, vitiligo
homoeopathic medicines, vitiligo, consultation: Vitiligo can be cured with the help of homoeopathic medicines. But the results varies patients to patients.Some patients show good results, but some don t show. You can take my consultation. For details please Visit to my site www.geocities.com/homoeocenter...

Dermatology: Wart on Thumb?, wart remover, mail message
wart remover, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: Wart, teaching hospitals, university teaching
teaching hospitals, university teaching, wart: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history. I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel...

Dermatology: Warts, hair follicles, liquid nitrogen
hair follicles, liquid nitrogen, outer layer of skin: Do warts grow over hair follicles? No...they grow on epidermis (the outer layer of skin)...follicles are located into inner layers...they irrupt the epidermis and become apparent. there are hairs growing out of the spots where the warts were. Is this...

Dermatology: Warts, skin lesions, scar tissue
skin lesions, scar tissue, skin condition: Without seeing the skin lesions it is difficult to make a diagnose. However, I would guess that your son has a skin condition called Molluscum Contagiosum. This is a viral infection and if not treated it lasts from 1-5 years. This type of rash is very contagious....

Dermatology: Warts, ethylene glycol, human papilloma virus
ethylene glycol, human papilloma virus, genital warts: Genital warts are usually treated with: Aldara, Podophyllum, Laser, liquid nitrogen, surgical excision to name a few. Warts have even been treated with ethylene Glycol. Good information about genital warts can be obtained at www.webmd.com and type in genital...

Dermatology: Waxing rashes, university teaching hospital, sensitive skin
university teaching hospital, sensitive skin, upper lip: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital. Uribe....

Dermatology: Weird Rash, university teaching hospital, strange rash
university teaching hospital, strange rash, medicated creams: Rick: please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: Weird, recurring skin problems..., tiny blisters, itchy rash
tiny blisters, itchy rash, immune therapy: Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University...

Dermatology: Weird skin bumps, tissue diagnosis, skin bumps
tissue diagnosis, skin bumps, red ant: If you were one of may patients I would biopsy one of your bumps to get a tissue diagnosis. One the hands and feet the condition would be called dyshidrotic eczema but this condition rarely affects other parts of the body. You could have a form of Urticaria...

Dermatology: Weird sore on my lips, skin rash, first few days
skin rash, first few days, skin doctor: I would recommend that you visit your local dermatologist and get a biopsy of the skin lesion. You could have a medical condition called chelitis. This means inflammation of the lips. This can be caused by sun damage, licking of the lips, topical preparations...

Dermatology: Welts that itch, linger, and renew, urticaria treatment, malaria medicine
urticaria treatment, malaria medicine, skin rash: Your family could have what is called URTICARIA. Causes of this skin condition are: thyroid disease, infections, foods, medication. You could have been exposed to an infectious agent or food in Belize that could have caused the urticaria. Treatment is to...

Dermatology: WHITE PATCHES, cerave, topical medication
cerave, topical medication, elidel: Your children could have what is called Pityriasis Alba. This is a skin condition where the skin lightens in response to dryness. Being in a pool dries out the skin. Your children need to use a moisturizer called CeraVe which helps restore dry skin. There...

Dermatology: WHITE SKIN PATCHES, skin patches, mail message
skin patches, mail message, teaching hospitals: Vitiligo?...could you take some web cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded). If not, I highly suggest that...

Dermatology: WHITE SPOTS ON MY FACE, pityriasis alba, pigment cells
pityriasis alba, pigment cells, cortisone cream: You could have a skin condition called Pityriasis Alba. This skin condition is initially caused by irritation of the skin as in eczema. This irritation causes the pigment cells to down regulate and thus there is a lighter area of skin. Treatment is with...

Dermatology: White/Brown Skin on penis, skin lesion, eraser head
skin lesion, eraser head, underneith: This could be a condition called postinflammatory hypopigmentation. This means that irritation of the skin has caused the skin to lighten. Another possibility is that you are developing a skin disease called Vitiligo. Vitiligo is a skin condition where...

Dermatology: White blisters on lip, blisters on lip, millimeters
blisters on lip, millimeters: In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. NOTE: I don t...

Dermatology: White Dry Spot on Skin, web size, uribe
web size, uribe, message text: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: White freckle, shins, freckle
shins, freckle, freckles: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: White itchy spots on palm of hand, extreme cold temperatures, 2mm
extreme cold temperatures, 2mm, blister: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: White mark on my face., types of skin lesion, liquid nitrogen
types of skin lesion, liquid nitrogen, skin cancer: A white dot could be many types of skin lesion. This white dot could be a milia which is a type of cyst under the skin that needs to be extracted by a needle. This could be a small seborrheic keratois which is benign lesion that is treated with liquid nitrogen....

Dermatology: White marks penis, canestan, mail message
canestan, mail message, topical medicine: Vitiligo?. Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words,...

Dermatology: White Patch, groin area, whitish area
groin area, whitish area, proper diagnosis: Dear Lisa, Unfortunately, it is hard to research skin conditions since often there is more than 1 skin condition that can look like others.... I would strongly suggest that if this does not go away by Monday, that you take him to the pediatrician and...

Dermatology: White patches on skin, pityriasis alba, mail message
pityriasis alba, mail message, teaching hospitals: Pityriasis versicolor? Pityriasis alba? Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don...

Dermatology: White Spots Under Skin, university teaching hospital, calves
university teaching hospital, calves, 6 years: Your age? please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: White skin spots, e mail address, collagen vascular disease
e mail address, collagen vascular disease, skin fungus: There is a yeast like orgainism called Tinea Versicolor which does cause white spots but I have never seen these spots on the hands only the arms and trunk and groid. The treatment is prescription oral Nizoral Tablets 200mg once a day for 7 days. If you...

Dermatology: White spot on nose, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, untrained eye: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: White spots on my body, white hair, hair growth
white hair, hair growth, stubble: Perhaps is alopecia areata. Please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an University Hospital. Uribe...

Dermatology: White spots on face near hairline, white spots on face, small circles
white spots on face, small circles, spots on face: White spots of the face can be caused by sun damage, inflammation of the facial skin, depigmenting diseases like vitiligo and in rare cases a fungal infection. I recommend that you visit your local dermatologist to fnd the cause of your skin condition...

Dermatology: White spots on face and neck, pigment production, white spots on face
pigment production, white spots on face, brown patches: The white spots can be a number of skin conditions. There is Pityriais Alba which is a skin condition caused by decrease pigment production. Irritation of the skin can down regulate pigment production. Too much fade cream can also cause a decrease in pigment....

Dermatology: White spots on my face, university teaching hospital, cheeck
university teaching hospital, cheeck, forehead: Drew: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: White spots on my legs and spreading, short dresses, pea size
short dresses, pea size, derm doctor: Please, read my expertise; in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your history data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: White spots on palm of hand, skin warts, hand eczema
skin warts, hand eczema, white spots on the skin: White spots on the hands can be many different skin diseases. Hand eczema which is dry skin can present with white spots and the treatment is with prescription topical cortisone like Clobex Lotion. Allergic reactions or contact dermatitis can present as...

Dermatology: White spots on skin, white spots on skin, spots on skin
white spots on skin, spots on skin, uribe: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: White spots on my under arms from wrist to armpit and on inner legs as well, oral antifungals, locoid
oral antifungals, locoid, biers spots: The first thing you have to do is to quit smoking. Smoking damages the skin and reduces healing and increases the chance of skin cancer. White spots can be a type of yeast called Tinea Versicolor and is treated by oral antifungals like Nizoral Tabs. White...

Dermatology: Whitening Pills, alpha lipoic acid, whitening pills
alpha lipoic acid, whitening pills, zinc aspartate: I would not trust the superwhiteningpills. There are no scientific studies to show that they work. There are only testimonals which may or may not be true. They do not answer the question: Is there side effects to the oral medication . You would just be...

Dermatology: Wife gets deep sores on face, arms and legs, dermatologist in chicago, cortizone cream
dermatologist in chicago, cortizone cream, pencil eraser: Sounds like factitial dermatitis. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit a board certified...

Dermatology: Worried about Seborrheic Derm, loprox, elidel
loprox, elidel, oily skin: Almost all of the patients that I see both men and women that have Seb Derm do not have AIDS. Seb Derm is genetic and thus hereditary. Seb Derm can come on the scalp, eyebrows, sides of nose, behid the ears and mid chest. This condition can be controlled...

Dermatology: Wrinkle formation under eyes, cortaid, eye area
cortaid, eye area, cortisone: You are correct that rubbing your eyes can lead to dry irritated skin. You can try the new moisturizer called Cerave Lotion which helps to restore moisture to the skin. You can also use Cortaid or Cortisone 10 under your eye but not get it in your eyes. ...

Dermatology: Wrinkle Treatment, money back guarantee, wrinkle treatment
money back guarantee, wrinkle treatment, retinoid: Strivectin for wrinkles is a waist of money. I have had many patients unhappy with the results of this product and it is not cheep. Better products include prescription Tazorac which is the strongest Retinoid and the most effective for wrinles but you need...

Dermatology: Wrinkled fingers at 30, hello doctor, topical cream
hello doctor, topical cream, wrinkled fingers: There is a prescription moisturizer that may be helpful in your skin condition. The name is Atopiclair and it is used 5-8 times a day. There is also a new topical cream from Switzerland called Neo Cutis. You can go to the web site at www.neocutis.com and...

Dermatology: wandering infection, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, keflex: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is ruled out)....

Dermatology: wart??????, flat wart, uneducated eye
flat wart, uneducated eye, self conscience: Condyloma acumminatum? go to www.google.com, to read about that. Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget your history data. If you canīt,...

Dermatology: warts, university teaching hospital, blemish treatment
university teaching hospital, blemish treatment, salicylic acid: Bill…is necessary to take a look. Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an...

Dermatology: warts/aldara/what to do?, genital warts, topical medication
genital warts, topical medication, liquid nitrogen: In my experience if the aldara does not make the skin red within two weeks aldara will not work to destroy the genital warts. Another prescription topical medication is Condylox which is used three days on and four days off. If the topical medication does...

Dermatology: warts/moles?, genital warts, mail message
genital warts, mail message, fibromas: Yes, is true...but is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could also be, seborrheic keratoses soft fibromas etc...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words...

Dermatology: warts under fingernails, university teaching hospital, finger tips
university teaching hospital, finger tips, fingernails: Bill: Please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....

Dermatology: warts, treatment of warts, liquid nitrogen
treatment of warts, liquid nitrogen, doctors office: Treatment of warts is not easy but one treatment with liquid nitrogen if not enough. I tell patients that I need to treat the warts every two weeks with liquid nitrogen. I usually recommend 2-8 treatments depending on the size of the wart. Another treatment...

Dermatology: water blisters of unknown origin, water blisters, water blister
water blisters, water blister, sweaty girl: Several things to think...pemphigus, pemphigoid, porphyria, erythema multiforme, etc...your age? Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them as attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with...

Dermatology: water on lips, dry lips, dermatologist
dry lips, dermatologist, dries: You dermatologist was correct that mositure on the lips can dry them out. However, most people can drink fluids without too much drying of the lips. If you have problems with dry lips then use Aquaphor Ointment which is over the counter to moisturize your...

Dermatology: wedding ring rash?, finger nail polish, silver jewlery
finger nail polish, silver jewlery, acidic fruits: The rash you describe is either an adverse reaction to the gold in your ring or a filler material like nickel. No rings are 100% gold so other metals are used. Do you ever get a reaction on your ears from wearing ear rings? If so then the reaction is to...

Dermatology: weeping skin on wrist, university teaching hospital, egg size
university teaching hospital, egg size, dermatologist: Marty: Could be some different things…is necessary to take a look. To be sure, please, take some pictures (by yourself, or in a photoīs store) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data....

Dermatology: weird skin condition, web size, scapulae
web size, scapulae, skin condition: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget to make your question on the message text. If you canīt, or you have any concerns with...

Dermatology: weird skin discoloration on feet/ankles/legs, purple spot, splotches
purple spot, splotches, skin discoloration: Perhaps is schambergīs disease. Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board...

Dermatology: weird skin, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, ribcage: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: weird splotches, skin mites, rare blood disease
skin mites, rare blood disease, using tampons: Please, read my expertise. In order to help you, please take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject; donīt forget the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: weird symptoms..., teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, scab: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history...could you take some pictures?... if yes, please send them like attachment to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject of your mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is ruled...

Dermatology: weird, university teaching hospital, weird shit
university teaching hospital, weird shit, heyy: Do you have some diagnosis by a dermatologist?...is necessary to take a look... please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board...

Dermatology: welts, university teaching hospital, welts
university teaching hospital, welts: Kimberly: please, take some pictures and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC in the subject; donīt forget to remember me your data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable one at an University teaching Hospital....