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Dermatology: Scabies rash, immunological reaction, curious question
immunological reaction, curious question, poison ivy: This is explained by immunology; is an immunological reaction by all body... isnīt a mite travel... the mite acts as a local antigen that elicit a memory response of lymphocytes T (effectors)... and they produce a generalized cutaneous hypersensitity reaction;...

Dermatology: Scabies, topical medication, disease of the skin
topical medication, disease of the skin, typical location: Scabies is a small mite that burrows into the skin and the only way to kill it is a topical medication like Elimite or Kwell. The presence of this mite causes extreme itching. A person with scabies is contagious to all the people he/she touches. The typical...

Dermatology: Scabs on face, hitting the bottom, dicloxacillin
hitting the bottom, dicloxacillin, scabs: 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: Scalp burns, aloe vera gel, hair loss hair
aloe vera gel, hair loss hair, scar formation: The burns can be treated with over the counter Polysporin or the topical MEDERMA which will help produce scar formation. I doubt if the burns caused the hair loss. Hair loss can be caused by: thyroid disease, anemia, hormonal problems, systemic disease like...

Dermatology: Scalp condition, mite infestation, cause hair loss
mite infestation, cause hair loss, head lice: Folliculitis is a superficial bacterial infection that does not go deep in the skin, thus it would not effect the nerve. Folliculitis can be caused by bacteria, yeast or even fungus. Where there is a pustule, it is generally cultured so the doctor will know...

Dermatology: Scalp condition, male pattern baldness, mail message
male pattern baldness, mail message, crown area: Could be several things (alopecia areata, folliculitis, lichen plano pilaris, herpes sine vesicles, malignacy)...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...

Dermatology: Scalp disorder, yellow scales, baby shampoo
yellow scales, baby shampoo, 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: Scalp Frustration, clobex, olux
clobex, olux, skin condition: You may want to visit a Neurologist for the burning of your scalp. He or she could put you on a medication called Neurontin which could be helpful. There is a skin condition called atypical pain syndrome. The only medication for this condition that is helpful...

Dermatology: Scalp infection, evoclin foam, type of bacteria
evoclin foam, type of bacteria, centany: You have folliculitis of the scalp which is a superficial bacterial infection of the hair follicles. Treating with antibiotics can eventually cause restistance to that antibiotic. Options include the new Evoclin Foam which is topical. Centany inside the...

Dermatology: Scalp irritation, scalp irritation, loss of hair
scalp irritation, loss of hair, pimple: 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: Scalp Problem, e mail address, dandruff shampoos
e mail address, dandruff shampoos, correct medication: If hair loss is the problem then the following can be done. A biopsy of the scalp is done to determine the cause of the hair loss and to classify it into scaring or nonscaring hair loss. Blood work needs to be done to check if there is a systemic cause of...

Dermatology: Scalp psoriasis, scalp psoriasis, mail message
scalp psoriasis, 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: Scalp redness and pain, university teaching hospital, sebacious cysts
university teaching hospital, sebacious cysts, visible lesions: If youīve visible lesions, 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: Scalp at top of head oversensitive to pressure/touch., yoga asana, gum recession
yoga asana, gum recession, acute illnesses: If the cause of the pain or irritation where do to detergents in the shampoos then I would expect the whole scalp to be painful because you use the shampoo all over the scalp. This may be a paresthesia which means that the nerves are telling the brain that...

Dermatology: The Scalp, dandruff problems, topical medications
dandruff problems, topical medications, cormax: Dandruff is caused by a yeast like organism that all people have but in the case of dandruff people have more yeast. Shaving the head will not get rid of the yeast but may calm the skin down. There are still follicles in the scalp even after you shave. ...

Dermatology: Scar-like sore on cheek, scar tissue, steroid injections
scar tissue, steroid injections, keloid: Scars should not continue to spread unless you are scratching or irritating the scar. Since this is unusual for a scar to behave this way, I recommend that you visit your local dermatologist for a diagnosis and a possible biopsy if needed. You could also...

Dermatology: Scar treatment, scar treatment, colored skin
scar treatment, colored skin, skin condition: You have what is called postinflammatory hyperpigmentation. This means that the inflammation from the breakouts caused increased pigmentation. The treatment for this skin condition is bleaching creams. The strongest bleaching creams are by prescription...

Dermatology: Scar treatment, scar solution, scar treatment
scar solution, scar treatment, teaching hospitals: 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: Scarring and discoid lupus, discoid lupus, scar formation
discoid lupus, scar formation, dermis epidermis: I recommend the text Firspatrick s Dermatology in General Medicine. This text book has some good descriptions of the pathology of Discoid lupus. Your assumption about just in the epidermis is not correct. Lupus forms an interface dermatitis that is seen...

Dermatology: Scars, scar formation, topical medication
scar formation, topical medication, keloids: You can use the desoximetasone on the scars. This should help reduce the inflammation or redness. However, desoximetasone is a topical steroid that if used in excess can thin the skin and make the skin worse. You can use the topical medication twice a day...

Dermatology: Scars, cigarette burns, scar revision
cigarette burns, scar revision, time adam: Depending on where they are, and how large they are, she might consider scar revision. The doctor could take a cookie cutter-like instrument to remove the scar, then stitch it closed. This would leave a small line scar, but I d think it d would be much less...

Dermatology: Scars, time liz, mederma
time liz, mederma, scabs: Scars are very difficult to treat. However, there is Mederma which is over the counter and used 4-5 times a day for 6 months. There is Renova which is form of Retin A which is a prescription that can also help. By help I mean 50-60% better but not 100%....

Dermatology: Schamberg's purpura, university teaching hospital, schamberg
university teaching hospital, schamberg, dermatologist: Jose: Please remember... I live in Colombia...but, this is an easy diagnosis for a dermatologist...is confirmed by a biopsy. 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: Scleraderma disease, topical corticosteroids, dose steroids
topical corticosteroids, dose steroids, corona del mar: Scleroderma is a skin condition with a genetic predisposition. Treatment is with topical corticosteroids and sometimes oral antibiotics. Sytemic therapy includes oral antibiotics, high dose steroids, pencillamine and cyclosporine. There are no new developments...

Dermatology: Scleraderma, corona del mar, corona del mar california
corona del mar, corona del mar california, del mar california: Scleroderma (not sclerederma)...this has sevral different clinical forms and several options of treatment...go to www.google.com to read about this...read the article posted there by eMedicine...is a difficult disease....medicine dontīt has yet a cure that...

Dermatology: Scratch on face, vitamin e cream, uribe
vitamin e cream, uribe, vitamin e: Is very possible. 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...

Dermatology: Scrotum itches a lot, tiny white and black bumps on it, hydrocortisone cream, angiokeratomas
hydrocortisone cream, angiokeratomas, condition thanks: The black dots on your scrotum are Angiokeratomas which are nothing more that small blood vessels. The white dots on your scrotum are hair follicles. Both of these skin conditions are benign or a normal variant. Have your doctor write you for a prescription...

Dermatology: Sebaceous Cyst On Scalp, cyst on scalp, sebaceous cysts
cyst on scalp, sebaceous cysts, rogaine for women: What you most likely have are tricholemmal cysts. These are cysts derived from the hair follicle. The reason you have hair loss is that the cyst was pushing on the hair follicles thus the hair stopped growing. Removing the cyst should allow the hairs to...

Dermatology: Sebaceous cyst, types of cysts, sebaceous cysts
types of cysts, sebaceous cysts, proper diagnosis: If the contents of the cyst were smelly then you have what is called an epidermois cyst. These type of cysts have a sack wall and unless the sac is surgically removed the cyst will continue to grow. Now other types of cysts that can accur are acne type...

Dermatology: Sebacious Cysts, sebacious cysts, types of cysts
sebacious cysts, types of cysts, sebaceous cysts: There are two types of medications that can help with the types of cysts that you describe. The first is oral antibiotics like Minocin or Keflex or Doryx or Bactrim. The other option is to take Accutane for 5 months but this is a very expensive medication...

Dermatology: Sebacious cyst got infected now bald spot, university teaching hospital, sebacious cyst
university teaching hospital, sebacious cyst, bald spot: 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. Urib...

Dermatology: Sebacious scalp cyst, folicles, horrible pain
folicles, horrible pain, bald spots: From your recent description, I ageee that the cyst caused your decreased hair growth. Cysts do have a sac and if the sac is not removed the cyst will return. If the cyst ruptured and fluid came out the sac is still there and the cyst will regenerate. When...

Dermatology: Seborhea dermatitis, cortaid, cortisone
cortaid, cortisone, dermatitis: You can try cortisone 10 or cortaid which are both over the counter. The only problem with these medications is that they are not supposed to be used continuously as long term problems can be thinning of the skin and something called steroid rosacea. Thus,...

Dermatology: Seborrheic Derm, university teaching hospital, study laboratory
university teaching hospital, study laboratory, possible connection: Could it be hereditary? No necessarily ... is very common. I also notice that it gets worse during certain times in my menstrual cycle. Is this a possible connection? . No For treatment, and study (laboratory test), please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: Seborrheic dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, burning sensation
seborrheic dermatitis, burning sensation, typical distribution: 1)Seborrheic dermatitis is caused by a yeast like organism called Pityrosporum Ovale. The ability to grow this organims is genetic. 2)Acne and Seborrheic dermatitis are two separate skin conditions and are not related to each other. 3)Since Seborrheic dermatitis...

Dermatology: Seborrheic Keratosis ?, seborrheic keratosis, liquid nitrogen
seborrheic keratosis, liquid nitrogen, arnp: Seborrheic keratosis are acquired by genetics. This means you inherited these lesions from your parents. Cortisone cream will not cause these lesions to resolve. The conventional treatment for these lesions is with liquid nitrogen spray. I recommend you...

Dermatology: Seborrheic Keratosis, liquid nitrogen, colon cancer
liquid nitrogen, colon cancer, rapid pace: I treat seborrheic keratosis on the scalp all of the time. I use liquid nitrogen and this will not cause your hair to fall out. Since seborrheic keratosis are benign,some insurance companies will not pay to have them treated. I cannot see your scalp so I...

Dermatology: Self inflicted scar tissue below the lower lip, scar tissue, finger nails
scar tissue, finger nails, 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: Sensitive , painful skin, thrift center, stretch fabric
thrift center, stretch fabric, turtle neck: There is a skin condition called Atypical Pain Syndrome . The only treatment that I know for this skin condition is an anti-depressant like Prozac. You could visit a Neurologist and see if he/she can find any reason for this pain. Are nerves damaged? ...

Dermatology: Sensitive Skin, mild cleanser, ceramides
mild cleanser, ceramides, moisturizer: Cetaphil is a very mild cleanser and moisturizer. There is a new moisturizer called Cerave. Cerave comes in a lotion, cream, and cleanser that moisturizes. I would try Cerave first as this product is the only product with ceramides which help hold moisture...

Dermatology: Sensitive Skin, teaching hospitals, momment
teaching hospitals, momment, beauticians: 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: Serious scalp problem, mail message, scalp problem
mail message, scalp problem, deceases: 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: Serious scalp problem, type of bacteria, scalp problem
type of bacteria, scalp problem, deceases: You have what is called folliculitis of the scalp. This is a superficial bacterial infection of the scalp usually caused by Staph. What needs to be done is the following. You need a culture of the lesions to determine the type of bacteria and what it is...

Dermatology: Serious skin problem., general good health, hair shampoo
general good health, hair shampoo, mail message: 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 suggest...

Dermatology: Serious skin problems, pramosone cream, general good health
pramosone cream, general good health, topical steroids: Problems of the face and scalp can be seborrheic dermatitis which can be treated with mild topical steroids like Aclovate or Pramosone cream and a shampoo like Capex or Nizoral shampoo. Rashes under the arms can be an intertrigo or an alleric response which...

Dermatology: Servere itching of the skin!, teaching hospitals, severe itching
teaching hospitals, severe itching, mintues: Itching is suggestive of scabies and another disorders in skin or systemic...your age? ... 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...

Dermatology: Sever itching on scrotum area, cortisone creams, body odour
cortisone creams, body odour, escema: Your husband has a skin condition called scrotadynia. Your husband needs to visit the local dermatologist for topical cortisone creams to control the itching and irritation. The more your husband scratches the worse the condition will become. I doubt this...

Dermatology: Several Cysts, sebacious cyst, flat shape
sebacious cyst, flat shape, web size: Perhaps your problem is Steatocystoma multiplex. In order to help you, please take some pictures (web size) and send them to jvelasq51@hotmail.com with the words JMC at subject, or visit a board certified dermatologist, preferably at an University hospital....

Dermatology: Several Insect Bites, tri luma, brown dots
tri luma, brown dots, mosquito bite: You have what is called postinflammatory hyperpigmentation. This means that the inflammation from the mosquito bite caused increased pigmentation in the skin. This can resolve with time but will take a long time. Another form of treatment is to use a prescription...

Dermatology: Severe Eczema in Infant, atopic dermatitis, dove soap
atopic dermatitis, dove soap, elidel: Recent studies show that Elidel is safe for children 3 months and older. Elidel is not an immunousppressent in the strict meaning of the word. The correct term would be immunomodulator. You are correct that diet, milk,wheat and eggs may make Atopic Dermatitis...

Dermatology: Severe hives during pregnancy, oatmeal baths, laundry soap
oatmeal baths, laundry soap, cold showers: Hives can be caused by oral medications, foods, thyroid disease and other systemic diseases and even ocult infections. The best doctor to go to with hives is an allergist as they can do skin tests to find out the cause of the hives. There are other prescription...

Dermatology: Severe oily skin, rosacea, low dose accutane, accutane
low dose accutane, accutane, typical treatment: There are two ways to take accutane. The typical treatment is to take accutane for 5 months. The new generic accutane is not as effective as the branded accutane. There is also low dose accutane where a patient takes the accutane 2-3 times per week. Accutane...

Dermatology: Severe Sunburn itch, aloe vera gel, severe sunburn
aloe vera gel, severe sunburn, drying agent: The important is to discard a photosensitivity. (is different to sun burn)this should be investigated to eliminate the factor that make you sensitive to sun rays (drugs, foods, a disease etec) Please visit a dermatologist preferable at university teaching...

Dermatology: Severe sunburn itch, aloe vera gel, severe sunburn
aloe vera gel, severe sunburn, drying agent: Severe sun damage does indeed cause itching. I remember as a teenager when I got a bad burn and how much it itched. The best doctor to go to is a dermatologist. Treatment can be antihistamines like Allegra (prescription) or prescription topical steroids...

Dermatology: Shaving, electric shaver, electric razor
electric shaver, electric razor, mach 3: Have your physician write you a prescription for Benzashave 10% which is a medicated shaving cream. Follow this up with Bump Patrol which is over the counter (800)707-8763. The problem you have is the following. The closer you shave the more likely you...

Dermatology: Shaving the head, electric razor, treatment for dandruff
electric razor, treatment for dandruff, mail message: Shaving the head, isnīt a treatment for dandruff...this is quackery...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...

Dermatology: Shaving problem, but not ingrown hairs, university teaching hospital, ingrown hairs
university teaching hospital, ingrown hairs, thick beard: Could be the so called trichostasis spinulosa…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...

Dermatology: Shaving woes!!, hi doc, prescription medication
hi doc, prescription medication, inflamation: You have a skin condition called Pseuofolliculitis Barbae. This means that shaving irritates your skin. I have the same condition. The way to treat this condition is to make sure that you do not shave so close. I shave with cold water every morning before...

Dermatology: Shaving, dead skin cells, surface skin cells
dead skin cells, surface skin cells, stratum corneum: You do not need my help as you answered your own question correctly. The skin is divided into two layers. The epidermis and the dermis. The epidermis regenerates itself about every thirty days. This means that new skin cells come from the bottom of the...

Dermatology: Shingles, oral prednisone, valtrex 500mg
oral prednisone, valtrex 500mg, followup question: Herpes Simplex can appear on any area of the body and does not need to just appear on the mouth or genital area. I doubt that you have shingles but a recurrance of Herpes Simplex. The treatment is with either Valtrex or Zovirax. If you get multiple outbreaks...

Dermatology: Shingles - again, symptoms of shingles, groin area
symptoms of shingles, groin area, cortizone shot: Recurrent shingles is rare but occurs in HIV patients and in patients that have a depressed immune system. Another possibility includes an allergic reaction that causes blisters. There is also blistering diseases like Bullous Pemphigoid. I recommend that...

Dermatology: Shingles, forhead, scabs
forhead, scabs, shingles: 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 University...

Dermatology: Shingles/clear blisters, dyshydrosis, steroid cream
dyshydrosis, steroid cream, zovirax: Perhaps is dyshydrosis or fungus. 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...

Dermatology: Shingles rash, irritant dermatitis, cortisone cream
irritant dermatitis, cortisone cream, shinges: Assuming that the diagnosis is correct and that your husband has shingles, the best treatment is with an oral medication called Vatlrex. One takes 1000mg three times a day for 7 days. If shingles affects the eye it can cause blindness, thus the need to go...

Dermatology: Shingles?, herpes infection, titanium plate
herpes infection, titanium plate, skin lesions: Without seeing your skin lesions, it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, from what you describe there are a number of skin diseases that can present the way you describe. You could have a superficial bacterial infection called folliculitis. The most...

Dermatology: Shoulder Bumps, topical antibiotics, correct diagnosis
topical antibiotics, correct diagnosis, folliculitis: The first thing to do is to get a diagnosis. The bumps could be folliculitis which is nothing more than a superficial bacterial infection and is treated with topical antibiotics. These types of bumps are very common with heat and sun exposure. Since I cannot...

Dermatology: *Sighs* My Skin Woes, duac gel, mail message
duac gel, mail message, duac: Sometimes acne is difficult to treat and this depends of his type (there are several)...acutane is a good option for some types...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss your history...could you take some digital cam pictures?... if yes, please send them...

Dermatology: SKIN, pramosone, cloderm
pramosone, cloderm, cortaid: You have a skin condition called Seborrheic Dermatitis or Dandruff. Treatment is with prescription medications like Elidel a non-cortisone or cortisone derivatives like Cutivate or Pramosone or Cloderm. You can try over the counter medications like Cortisone...

Dermatology: SKIN, klaron lotion, little red bumps
klaron lotion, little red bumps, oral antibiotics: You most likely have what is called Peri-Oral dermatitis which is a varient of acne and is more common in women. I normally treat this condition with oral antibiotics like Erytab 500mg twice a day for 30 days a topical called Klaron Lotion. You would need...

Dermatology: SKIN DISORDER ON SOLES OF FEET, soles of my feet, migraine headaches
soles of my feet, migraine headaches, contact dermatitis: This sounds like contact dermatitis (shoes, stokings, topics etc)...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...

Dermatology: SKIN PEELING, hand eczema, prescription medications
hand eczema, prescription medications, genetic conditions: There can be many causes of peeling of the skin. If your hands sweat a lot this is called hyperhidrosis and this causes the skin to peel. You may have hand eczema which can also cause the skin to peel. You can have allergies which cause the skin to peel....

Dermatology: SKIN PROBLEM, squirt blood, dear joan
squirt blood, dear joan, skin problem: Dear Joan, If you are thinking that this is cancer, it probably is not.... Therefore, keep your dermatology appointment and if the itching gets too unbearable, see if your family doctor can give you some type of cream medication for it... thank you,...

Dermatology: SKIN PROBLEM, teaching hospitals, skin problem
teaching hospitals, skin problem, university teaching: This has many treatments...depends...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...

Dermatology: SKIN RASH, irritant dermatitis, little red bumps
irritant dermatitis, little red bumps, oral antibiotic: You could either have acne, or an irritant dermatitis or a contact dermatitis. Now an irritant or contact dermatitis can be treated with prescription topical cortisone. Now if this is acne then you would need an oral antibiotic like Minocin or Doryx and even...

Dermatology: SKIN TAGS ETC., time anthony, skin tags
time anthony, skin tags, howarth: i lost my hair on my arms legs aGAIN body it grows back and i loss it again. DOES the mri s have anything to do with that? If, MRI S IS LIKE AN XRAY BUT BETTER , perhaps is: magnetic ressonance image... if is this, it does not have relation with the hair...

Dermatology: SKIN, dandruff shampoo, mail message
dandruff shampoo, mail message, tanning beds: 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 suggest...

Dermatology: My Skin, combination drugs, adapalene
combination drugs, adapalene, clindamycin: On your arms you most likely have a skin condition called Keratosis Pilaris (KP). KP is genetic and treated with exfoliants to remove the outer layer of the skin. Medications to help exfoliate are GLycolic Acid, tretinoin, sal acid to name a few. You can help...

Dermatology: Skin, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin discoloration: 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, university teaching hospital, pea size
university teaching hospital, pea size, 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, blackhead, uribe
blackhead, uribe, thighs: Perhaps is acne. 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...

Dermatology: Skin??, tender area, teaching hospitals
tender area, teaching hospitals, google: Perhaps is the so called brachioradial syndrome...is necessary to look... I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably one at university teaching hospitals. Also you can go yo www.google to read about the...

Dermatology: Skin, medication control, chest area
medication control, chest area, skin problem: Your question: would this medication control the itching if it were indeed scabies? My answer is...perhaps yes...perhaps not..each case is paticular and different...my best advice to you is to follow your MD instructions...come back to him if the drug doesnīt...

Dermatology: Skin, cause of skin depigmentation, alopecia areata
cause of skin depigmentation, alopecia areata, google: Alopecia Univerasalis is a form of Alopecia Areata; alopecia areata may coexist with vitiligo (skin depigmentation)...the cause of vitiligo and alopecia areata seems to be immunological. To read about vitiligo and alopecia areata go to www.google.com Cordially...

Dermatology: My Skin, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, red splotches: 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, 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, seborrheic dermatitis, oral antibiotics
seborrheic dermatitis, oral antibiotics, topical medications: From what you describe your could have two issues. The dry skin around the nose is most likely Seborrheic Dermatitis which can be treated with over the counter cortisone 10 or cortaid and if that does not work you would need to go to a dermatologist for a...

Dermatology: Skin, bikini line, mail message
bikini line, mail message, teaching hospitals: Perhaps is scabies- 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 (if don t put...

Dermatology: Skin, collagen vascular disease, circulation problem
collagen vascular disease, circulation problem, correct diagnosis: You may have a skin condition called livido reticularis. This is usually a being skin condition. However, in some cases there can be an association with collagen vascular disease as in lupus. There is another skin condition called cold urticaria. Some...

Dermatology: Skin Allergy, sunblock spf, bad rash
sunblock spf, bad rash, skin allergy: You have what is called photosensitivity (an allergy to sun rays)....this has many causes. This is a big capitle into dermatology. You need study...my advice is to visit a good dermatologist, preferable at University teaching Hospitals Go to www.google.com...

Dermatology: Skin ailments, skin ailments, bleaching cream
skin ailments, bleaching cream, cortisone: You can give send me the web site and I well try and tell you what you can do. The problem is that pictures are not 3d and thus give no depth which is important at making a diagnosis. I will be on vacation until after thanksgiving. If the skin is darker than...

Dermatology: Skin allergy, american indian heritage, skin allergy
american indian heritage, skin allergy, sun blocks: There are a number of skin conditions that would make you sun sensitive: Lupus, Polymorphous light eruption, medications that make you sun sensitive, porphyria, american indian heritage, other genetic diseases. I recommend that you first visit your local...

Dermatology: Skin around eyes, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, bleaching cream
post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, bleaching cream, local doctor: There is a skin condition called Post Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation. This means that there has been irritation around the eyes with subsequent increase in pigmentation. Another possibility is that there has been bleeding around the eye with increased pigmentation....

Dermatology: Skin Biopsy, skin biopsy, melanocytic lesions
skin biopsy, melanocytic lesions, biopsies: You can have more than one test done on a skin biopsy. Most of the tests done are through different stains. Thus, you could do a common H&E stain, you could do a PAS stain for fungal elements, you could do a stain for melanocytic lesions. The only way you...

Dermatology: Skin Bleaching, prescription cream, hydroquinone
prescription cream, hydroquinone, department store: There are plenty of bleaching creams that are sold over the counter. You can go to any department store and buy numerous bleaching creams. The problem with these creams is that they are not as effective as the prescription cream. I normally write for a...

Dermatology: Skin Bumps/Rash, university teaching hospital, shannon kansas
university teaching hospital, shannon kansas, clogged pores: Shannon: 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 Bumps, university teaching hospital, fire at night
university teaching hospital, fire at night, skin bumps: 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: Skin blisters, university teaching hospital, skin blisters
university teaching hospital, skin blisters, fish egg: Could be several different things...dishydrosis, herpes simple, eczema, fungus 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 a board certified...

Dermatology: Skin bump on cheek, university teaching hospital, pencil eraser
university teaching hospital, pencil eraser, pimple: Bill: 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: Skin bump on shoulder, university teaching hospital, dermatologist
university teaching hospital, dermatologist, speck: Do you have some diagnosis by a dermatologist... 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: Skin bumps on child, molluscum contagiosum, flat warts
molluscum contagiosum, flat warts, liquid nitrogen: What you have described in called Molluscum Contagiosum. I have already seen 8 cases this weeks. This skin condition is caused by a virus. If the lesions are not treated then they go away on their own within 6 months to 5 years. You need to take your daughter...

Dermatology: Skin, burning sensation after rubbing, skin burning sensation, teaching hospitals
skin burning sensation, teaching hospitals, scratching the surface: 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: Skin Cancer, fibrous papule, skin cancers
fibrous papule, skin cancers, pencil eraser: This could be an acne cyst that would respone to an intralesional injection of cortisone (2.5mg/cc). This could be what is called a fibrous papule which grows on the side of the nose and is benign. Skin cancers do not come up go away and then come up again....

Dermatology: Skin Cancer and tanning beds, tanning beds, world health organization
tanning beds, world health organization, tanning bed: I not only believe that tanning beds can cause skin cancer but there is data to show this. Data from the National Institutes of Health show that you are 21/2 times more likely to develop a skin cancer if you use tanning beds. You are also 50% more likely...

Dermatology: Skin Cancer?, squamous cell carcinoma, definition of skin cancer
squamous cell carcinoma, definition of skin cancer, cancerous mole: Dear Lisa, A skin cancer like a melanoma (cancerous mole) or a basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma would most likely NOT come and go..... Once they are there, they are there, however, some skin cancer will flake off... Unfortunately, until you actually...

Dermatology: Skin Cancers, skin tans, sun tans
skin tans, sun tans, skin cancers: Dear Phil, Dermatologist are quicker to recognize a SUSPICIOUS skin lession or mole than a family doctor... However, they can NOT actually diagnose a melanoma or carcinoma, and this is why a suspicious skin lession or mole is removed and biopsied.... It...

Dermatology: Skin Care Programs, mary kay cosmetics, writing a feature article
mary kay cosmetics, writing a feature article, neutrogenia: The way to start care of your facial skin is to use a soap like Cetaphil or Dove as both of these soaps are mild. If acne starts to be present, you can use cleansers like Clearasil or stridex or Acne Acid or Neutrogenia. When acne starts to appear soaps...

Dermatology: Skin Care After Shaving, ingrown hairs, razor burn
ingrown hairs, razor burn, electric razor: When you shave with an electric razor first put baby powder on your skin before your shave. This will decrease the friction on your skin when you shave. After you shave use BUMP PATROL on your skin as an after shave. Bump patrol is over the counter and...

Dermatology: Skin Condition, university teaching hospital, light patches
university teaching hospital, light patches, skin condition: 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 Condition, university teaching hospital, hard skin
university teaching hospital, hard skin, rough skin: 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 Condition, skin condition, uribe
skin condition, uribe, 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 your disease data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: Skin Condition, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, blotches: 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 (Cultural Problem?), sudden outbreak, mail message
sudden outbreak, mail message, teaching hospitals: 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 suggest...

Dermatology: Skin cancer?, basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma
basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, types of skin cancers: Dear Jennifer, This does not sound like a skin cancer, but inorder to be sure, it needs to be seen by the doctor and maybe removed for biopsy if the doctor can not actually tell what it is by visual exam.. If you have been checking the internet then there...

Dermatology: Skin care, cerave, brim hat
cerave, brim hat, mild soap: The most important thing to do is to keep your face out of the sun. If you must be in the sun, you must use a sunscreen with at least an SPF of 45-50 and a broad brim hat. All of the wrinkles that you see on the face is due to sun exposure. If you want...

Dermatology: Skin color around the eye, skin discoloration, eye lid
skin discoloration, eye lid, black eye: There a number of possibilities. You could have bled around the eye causing the skin discoloration. You could have had irritation around the eye lid skin causing the skin to darken or lighten. I recommend you visit your local dermatologist to make sure...

Dermatology: Skin color, common denominator, changing colors
common denominator, changing colors, hypersensitivity reactions: There are a number of skin conditions that will turn the skin red. There is Keratosis Pilaris, Eczema, Psoriasis, allergic reactions, viral exanthums, drug reactions, and other hypersensitivity reactions. Since I cannot see your skin, I cannot be totally...

Dermatology: Skin coloration, natural skin color, nizoral tablets
natural skin color, nizoral tablets, skin coloration: What you describe could be from Tinea Versicolor which is a yeast like organism. The treatment for this is Nizoral tablets 200mg a day for 4 days. You could also have a form of eczema called pityriasis alba which is treated with Elidel or topical steroids....

Dermatology: Skin condition, superficial fungal infection, pityriasis alba
superficial fungal infection, pityriasis alba, blotches: The white blotches on your back and arms can be caused by superficial fungal infection called Tinea Versicolor. The white blotches can also be Pityriasis Alba. Pityriasis Alba is a skin condition where inflammation or irritation of the skin caused the pigment...

Dermatology: Skin condition, fraxel laser, facial skin
fraxel laser, facial skin, tazorac: If you stop smoking your facial skin will partially recover. A good type of treatment for this type of skin is the Fraxel Laser but it is not cheap. Retin A applied to the facial skin will also help the tone and texture of the skin. Tazorac is even stronger...

Dermatology: Skin condition, otc medications, digital camara
otc medications, digital camara, scaly patches: 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 creams/botox alternatives, reducing pore size, collagen synthesis
reducing pore size, collagen synthesis, topical vitamin c: Vitamin C Creams can help get rid of fine lines and wrinkles. For collagen synthesis which is found in the dermis of the skin, vitamin C is needed. Oral vitamin C is not as effective as topical vitamin C. Retin A cream which is prescription is also helpful...

Dermatology: Skin creams and self tanner, self tanner, skin creams
self tanner, skin creams, rare cases: Self tanners are very good because you do not have to use the sun. In rare cases there can be allergic reactions to the topical preparation so just watch your skin. You need to keep the self tanner off of your palms and soles as that skin is thicker and...

Dermatology: Skin Discoloration, tri luma, lustra af
tri luma, lustra af, bleaching cream: You most likely have a skin condition called postinflammatory hyperpigmentation. This means that the inflammation from the cellulitis caused the skin to darken. We normally have prescription bleaching cream that helps lightens the skin. Some of these medications...

Dermatology: Skin Discoloration, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, skin discoloration: Perhaps is the so called pigmentary purpura...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: Skin Disease, contact dermatitis, mail message
contact dermatitis, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is suggestive of contact dermatitis (an inflammation by contact with a substance)...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...

Dermatology: Skin Disease, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, cause and solution: Sorry...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...

Dermatology: Skin Disorder, groin area, teaching hospitals
groin area, teaching hospitals, upper bodies: Only the following publication exists in medical literature, about laser and sebocystomatosis (also called steatocystoma multiplex. Int J Dermatol. 2003 Apr;42(4):302-4. Related Articles, Links CO2 laser therapy in a case of steatocystoma...

Dermatology: Skin diagnosis, atrophic epidermis, stratum corneum
atrophic epidermis, stratum corneum, perivascular dermatitis: The term superficial perivascular dermatitis , is a histopatologic pattern that appears in many different skin diseases; sould be correlated to clinical signs and symptoms; the same is valid for diminished stratum corneum . ..is a pattern. Sorry...is very...

Dermatology: Skin dicoloration/rash, university teaching hospital, cold cream
university teaching hospital, cold cream, ovals: Ellen: 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: 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, skin discoloration, tanning beds
skin discoloration, tanning beds, skin cancer: Dear Karen, There is no possible way to know what this is without a PHYSICAL exam of this and also a scrapping for microscopic viewing which can all be done by a dermatologist and you MUST see one.... This is definately NOT normal and using the tanning...

Dermatology: Skin discoloration, university teaching hospital, orange skin
university teaching hospital, orange skin, carrots: 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: Skin discoloration, biopsy results, cross country runner
biopsy results, cross country runner, 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 discoloration (like burnt), facial skin irritation, tri luma
facial skin irritation, tri luma, topical medication: The first thing is that Betamethasone is too strong for the face and it is good that your brother stopped the medication. From what you describe your brother may have had an allergic response to the topical medication. If the skin is still red then you would...

Dermatology: Skin discoloration caused by drug inflammation (Cephalexin), dark brown skin, laser surgeries
dark brown skin, laser surgeries, chemical peel: Lasers can take care of the pigmentation but this would be very expensive. The color should fade with time but this can take over one year. There are bleaching creams that also help lighten the skin such as Lustra or Epiqin. I would just treat the skin...

Dermatology: Skin discoloration and rash, nummular eczema, superficial fungal infection
nummular eczema, superficial fungal infection, tinea versicolor: The itchy spots are most likely Nummular Eczema which is just dry skin. The treatment is with prescription cortisone like Diprolene or Ultravate or Temovate. The white spots according to your report is a superficial fungal infection called Tinea Versicolor....

Dermatology: Skin discoloration, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, birth mark: Perhaps is vitiligo, pityriasis versicolor etc...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...

Dermatology: Skin discolorations due to sweat deposits, sq inches, tinea
sq inches, tinea, history data: Perhaps is tinea versicolor 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,...

Dermatology: Skin discolouration around mole, halo nevus, skin discolouration
halo nevus, skin discolouration, elidel: Once the skin has lightened it is difficult to get pigment back. You can try Protopic or Elidel both of which are nonsteroids but are helpful at increasing pigment but you need a prescription. Now if there is a white ring around a mole then you have a skin...

Dermatology: Skin discolouration around mole, skin discolouration, mail message
skin discolouration, mail message, teaching hospitals: 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 disorder, headaches, ears discharge and fatigue, broad spectrum antibiotics, adrenal gland disease
broad spectrum antibiotics, adrenal gland disease, lumps under the skin: The first thing to do would be to get a culture of the white viscous dischage and see if any bacteria, yeast or fungus will grow and determine the sensitivity to oral medications. The next thing to do is to get of biopsy of the skin where the cyst like lumps...

Dermatology: Skin disorder related to learning disability, learning disability, teaching hospitals
learning disability, teaching hospitals, daughter age: I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified genetist 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. Sincerely, Uribe....

Dermatology: Skin disorder, potassium iodide, teaching hospitals
potassium iodide, teaching hospitals, chlorambucil: This have many treatments (corticosteroids, potassium iodide, dapsone, niacinamide, chlorambucil, and isotretinoin have been tried, etc)but this depends of each case. I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist preferably...

Dermatology: Skin Fungus, skin fungus, cortisone cream
skin fungus, cortisone cream, alcortin: An odor is not typical for Tinea Versicolor. What can cause an odor is something called an Intertrigo. This is a condition where skin folds meet; goin, under arms, under breasts. Treatment is with a topical medication called Alcortin which is used twice...

Dermatology: Skin Fungus?, skin fungus, liver problem
skin fungus, liver problem, google: If this (what doctor tells), perhaps by data, is tinea versicolor (a fungus) ...to read about this disease go to www.google.com...type the name of the disease (tinea versicolor ) on white box and click on search...then go to a dermatologist for tratment and...

Dermatology: Skin fungus around right thumb nail, skin fungus, vineager
skin fungus, vineager, circular crater: If you have a superficial fungus, you can use topical white vineager treated 20 minutes a day. You can have a paronychia which is inflammation around the nail which can be caused by trimming your nails incorrectly. I recommend you see your local dermatologist...

Dermatology: Skin Growths, inner leg, skin growths
inner leg, skin growths, skin tags: You most likely have what are called skin tags. These lesions are benign but can be caught on clothing. I normally anesthetize the lesions and then cut them off. Some insurance companies do not pay for removal of these lesions as they are not considered...

Dermatology: Skin on Hands, mail message, shiny skin
mail message, shiny skin, 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 Not Healing, skin lesions, bug bite
skin lesions, bug bite, folliculitis: She could have a skin condition called folliculitis which is a superficial infection of the hair follicle. Benzaclin which is a prescription is helpful in this condition. Picking the skin lesions makes them worse. She could also go to a dermatologist and...

Dermatology: Skin-Hidradenitis Suppurativa(HS, cysts in the groin, hsv 1 and hsv 2
cysts in the groin, hsv 1 and hsv 2, hidradentis: HS does not cause boils and cysts. I agree with your dermatologist that you have Hidradenitis Suppurative. The only effective treatment for this skin condition is ENBREL. I have a femal patient with terrible disease. She has scars and cysts in the groin,...

Dermatology: Skin-Hidradenitis Suppurativa(HS), sweat gland infection, acne medications
sweat gland infection, acne medications, google: What is Hidradenitis Suppurativa? An inflammatory disease (non a primary infection) originated in antigens of follicular material, currently classified as follicular oclussion triad, with another two diseases. Why does there appear to be little research...

Dermatology: Skin healing, red blood cells, acne medication
red blood cells, acne medication, thyroid problem: Dear Sam, This could be caused by a lot of different medical problems and you should start with seeing your doctor and getting a complete blood panel workup to make sure that white cells, red blood cells, and other minerals in the blood stream are in the...

Dermatology: Skin healing, acne medication, mail message
acne medication, 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 Infection, skin biopsy, bacteria growth
skin biopsy, bacteria growth, oral antibiotics: From your description you do have a skin infection. The honey colored crust should be cultured and you should be placed on another antibiotic. You could have a culture done for bacteria growth to determine what is the nature of your infection. You may want...

Dermatology: Skin Inflammation on Toe, university teaching hospital, skin inflammation
university teaching hospital, skin inflammation, staph infection: Jamie: 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 Irritation, topical steroids, herpetic infection
topical steroids, herpetic infection, contact dermatitis: Without seeing the rash it is difficult to make a diagnosis but there are some possibilities. This could be a contact dermatitis which is nothing more than an allergic reaction to the skin of the scrotum. If there were small grouped blisters/vessicles then...

Dermatology: Skin Issues, elidel and protopic, skin care line
elidel and protopic, skin care line, topical medications: There are two prescription moisturizers that are excellent. One is called Mimmyx and the other is Atopiclair. I would go to your local dermatologist and get a prescription for both. There is also the new type of anti-inflammatory topical called the calcineurin...

Dermatology: Skin inflamation and bumps outbreak, skin inflamation, university teaching hospital
skin inflamation, university teaching hospital, bumbs: Warren: Could be several different things…is necessary to look. diabetes skin changes? 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...

Dermatology: Skin inflammation on ear, university teaching hospital, skin inflammation
university teaching hospital, skin inflammation, steroid cream: 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 irratation, dermatographism, insect bites
dermatographism, insect bites, clarinex: When an area of skin enlarges and spreads you have a skin condition called Dermatographism which is a form of URTICARIA or Hives. The treatment is a prescription anti-hitamine like Allegra or Clarinex or Zyrtec. You can try over the counter Claritin and...

Dermatology: Skin irritation, cold weather, crisco
cold weather, crisco, skin irritation: Eczema is dry skin and it is more common in the fall and winter. You need to use thick moisturizers like Cetaphil cream or Aquaphor both of which are over the counter. Crisco on the skin is also a good moisturizer. You can use the moisturizers 4-6 times...

Dermatology: Skin irritation after Tanning bed, hydrocortizone, meand
hydrocortizone, meand, toxic reaction: I do not believe that the Ultrabronze bed removes the UV rays. The UV rays are what causes a tan. If you remove them then you will not tan. Tanning is associated with skin cancer, aging of the skin or wrinkles. You most likely had an adverse reaction...

Dermatology: Skin irritation, mail message, ezcema
mail message, ezcema, teaching hospitals: 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). If not, I highly suggest that you make an appointment to see a board certified...

Dermatology: Skin and itching, skin lesions, holistic center
skin lesions, holistic center, bumps under the skin: With a difficult diagnosis and skin lesions that do not heal, the best doctor to go to would be a dermatologist at a medical school. You need to call the Derm Department at the closest medical school near you and make an appointment to have your skin checked...

Dermatology: Skin Lesion, skin lesion, contact dermatitis
skin lesion, contact dermatitis, history data: Perhaps is contact dermatitis. 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...

Dermatology: Skin lesions, skin lesions, scaly patches
skin lesions, scaly patches, mail message: 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 Marks, flea bites, blister
flea bites, blister, 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: Skin and medication., mail message, natural remedy
mail message, natural remedy, phospate: 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 mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded)....

Dermatology: Skin mole, skin mole, cheek area
skin mole, cheek area, 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 Problem, yeast fungus, red streaks
yeast fungus, red streaks, white vinegar: I would use Peroxide twice a day and a topical antibiotic like Polysporin. If you see any red streaks comming from the traumatized area you would need oral antibiotics. If you do not see any effect in 3-5 days after the trauma, I would visit your local dermatologist....

Dermatology: Skin Problem, skin problem, lumps
skin problem, lumps, 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: Skin Problem, skin problem, cysts
skin problem, cysts, dermatologist: Without seeing the skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis but most likely the white bumps are milia. Milia a small cysts in the skin that are caused by genetics, sundamage over the years, or cosmetics. The only way to remove them is to extract them with...

Dermatology: Skin pain & Itching, pilonidal cyst, surgical excision
pilonidal cyst, surgical excision, contact dermatitis: There are a number of skin conditions that can present in the area that you defined. There is a skin condition called a pilonidal cyst that can present as you describe. The only way to treat a pilonidal cyst is through surgical excision. Another possibility...

Dermatology: Skin patches, painful cramps, brown patches
painful cramps, brown patches, digital camara: Yes...is suggestive of chloasma...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 problem, university teaching hospital, high school football
university teaching hospital, high school football, football seasons: Ali: 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 one...

Dermatology: Skin problem, university teaching hospital, skin problem
university teaching hospital, skin problem, scab: 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 certified...

Dermatology: Skin problem/inflammation, fixed drug eruption, university teaching hospital
fixed drug eruption, university teaching hospital, facial soaps: Could be a fixed drug eruption. 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: Skin problem... worried, dandruff shampoos, head shoulders
dandruff shampoos, head shoulders, maintenance treatment: I would prescribe a topical mediation like Elidel which is anti-inflammatory and not a cortisone thus very few side effects. I would also give you a mild cortisone cream like Cloderm to see which worked the best for you. I see this type of rash almost every...

Dermatology: Skin problem... worried...., head shoulders shampoo, immune system disease
head shoulders shampoo, immune system disease, dermatits: Again...Seborrheic dermatitis is much chronic and the treatment is to get a control...not to cure...your age? do you have an HIV test? the suddenly apparition of seborrheic dermatitis, suggest to make this test. Please, take some pictures and send them to...

Dermatology: Skin problem, mail message, bumbs
mail message, bumbs, 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 problems- since last 2 years, atopic dermatitis, guttate psoriasis
atopic dermatitis, guttate psoriasis, eye brows: There are a number of skin conditions your son could have. You son could have a form of eczema called atopic dermatitis. The treatment for this is topical steroids or the new non-steroids like elidel or protopic. There is no increase in malignancy with...

Dermatology: Skin problems, little red bumps, proper medication
little red bumps, proper medication, correct diagnosis: There are a number of possibilities for your rash. This could be eczema which is nothing more than dry irritated skin. This could be an allergic reaction to detergent, soaps, or other agent. This could be a folliculitis which is a superficial bacterial...

Dermatology: Skin products enters into our bodies, illusion of beauty, high cheekbones
illusion of beauty, high cheekbones, rhytids: Isnīt true, cuz they arenīt designed to cross the skin barrier; please tell me the name of the suspected substance and his vehicle. Cosmetics are products, which merely hide, or create an illusion of beauty by accenting certain features like high cheekbones,...

Dermatology: Skin products enters into our bodies, skin products, moisturizers
skin products, moisturizers, allergic reactions: Anthing that we put on our skin can be absorbed into the body. Some agents are more absorbed than others. All of the lotions that we place on our body have been tested to make sure that there is no toxicity from the ingredients. I would worry more about...

Dermatology: Skin Rash, oral prednisone, penecilin
oral prednisone, penecilin, skin rash: You most likely have a drug rash to Vicodin or penicillin. A penicillin rash can occur up to two weeks after stopping the medication. Typical treament if the rash worsens is a topical prescription cortisone like Cormax and oral prednisone and allegra is...

Dermatology: Skin Rash ??, skin rash, kool aid
skin rash, kool aid, teaching hospitals: 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 don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: Skin Rash, skin rash, mail message
skin rash, 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 Rash, klaron lotion, oral antibiotic
klaron lotion, oral antibiotic, skin rash: You most likley have what is called Peri-oral Dermatitis which is a varient of acne and is more common in women. I have found the best treatment to be Erytab 500mg twice a day for 30 days, which is an oral antibiotic, and a topical called Klaron Lotion. ...

Dermatology: Skin Rash, red bumpy rash, skin rash
red bumpy rash, skin rash, shoulder surgery: 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, skin fungus, skin rash
skin fungus, skin rash, straight forward answer: 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 help, skin rash, pubic hair
skin rash, pubic hair, sex life: 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, but... have in mind: I donīt precribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: Skin Rash, sleeveless tops, skin rash
sleeveless tops, skin rash, lufa: You have a skin condition called Keratosis Pilaris. This skin condition is genetic and can be controlled but not curred. Some dermatologists sell a product called Glytone. If you was your arms with Exfoliating gel wash and then apply Glytone Body lotion...

Dermatology: Skin Recovery After Weight Loss, teaching hospitals, toronto canada
teaching hospitals, toronto canada, university teaching: To recover the skin to previosu state after stretch it by overweight? Is possible or not...surgery could be necesssary for folding skin...Is necessary to take a look and to discuss his history I highly suggest to make an appointment to see a board certified...

Dermatology: Skin Redness, scar tissue, mail message
scar tissue, mail message, doryx: 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 Redness, atopic dermatitis, oral antibiotics
atopic dermatitis, oral antibiotics, topical cream: Skin redness on the body is most likely Eczema or a form of Eczema called Atopic Dermatitis. This condition is treated with prescription Elidel cream or topical Cortisone if the flare is severe. Now, if the redness is just associated with the face, you may...

Dermatology: Skin - Ringworm?, ring shape, mail message
ring shape, mail message, teaching hospitals: Yes, many problem s on skin have ring shape...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 Rush, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, body colour: Many possibilities. 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,...

Dermatology: Skin rash after childbirth, skin rash, teaching hospitals
skin rash, teaching hospitals, mail message: 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 suggest...

Dermatology: Skin rash that looks like zits., oral antibiotics, skin rash
oral antibiotics, skin rash, correct diagnosis: You may have a skin condition called Perioral Dermatitis which is a varient of acne. I normally treat this skin condition with oral antibiotics like Erytab 500mg twice a day for 4 weeks and a topical prescription medication like Klaron. I recommend that...

Dermatology: Skin rash on right cheek for the past week and now red and wont go away, skin rash, proper diagnosis
skin rash, proper diagnosis, menstral cycle: Some women have what is called hormonal acne. One week before their menstral cycle they can break out with acne on their face. Treatment of this would be with topical prescription medication like Benzaclin or Retin A Cream. There are other women that can...

Dermatology: Skin rash, skin rash, red dots
skin rash, red dots, bobby hughes: The rash on your face is most likley from vomiting. The pressure from the vomiting caused the small vessels in your facial skin to burst and thus you have red dots. If you are not comfortable with the explaination, I recommend you see your local dermatologist...

Dermatology: Skin reaction to a Bandaid, exact pattern, skin reaction
exact pattern, skin reaction, cotten: I do see adverse reactions to bandaids every few weeks. However most adverse reactions are to the adhesive part of the bandaid. Your daughter could have had a reaction to the bandaid itself or she could have had a reaction to something that got on the bandiad...

Dermatology: Skin reaction, superficial fungal infection, cortisone cream
superficial fungal infection, cortisone cream, itchy rash: The cortisone cream you were using may not be strong enough. I recommend that you use Diprolene or Cormax or Ultravate or Psorcon. The possibility exists that you do not have a dry skin rash but a superficial fungal infection. You could try Aquaphor ointment...

Dermatology: Skin reactions to waxing, topical antibiotics, facial wax
topical antibiotics, facial wax, skin reactions: You have what is called a hair granuloma which is nothing more that inflammation in the area where there used to be a hair follicle. This is a common affect in people who wax or pluck their hair. Treatment can be topical antibiotics like prescription Clindagel...

Dermatology: Skin red, suspecting lupus., skin biopsy, extreme emotion
skin biopsy, extreme emotion, suiscide: Is there a family history of lupus? The test for lupus is blood work to test an ANA. If the ANA comes back positive they you do have lupus. These are other skin conditions that can make the arms red as Keratosis Pilaris. Oral medications like some of the...

Dermatology: Skin Sores, dermatographism treatment, tissue diagnosis
dermatographism treatment, tissue diagnosis, skin sores: If you scratch your skin and a welt appears, you have a form of urticaria called dermatographism. Treatment is with antihistamines like Allegra or Zyrtec or Clarinex. Now the sores on your body could be many things. The best thing to do would be to get...

Dermatology: Skin Sores- Shaving, laser hair removal, benzoyl peroxide
laser hair removal, benzoyl peroxide, bikini line: without seeing your skin, it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, the most common problem with shaving is folliculitis which is inflammation of the follicle in the skin. Treatment for this condition is to use a special shaving cream called Benzashave...

Dermatology: Skin Sores, chronic back pain, correct diagnosis
chronic back pain, correct diagnosis, cat scrath fever: There is a skin condition called prurigo nodules where people pick their skin until sores occur. The skin then thickens in response to the picking. The first thing to do is to make sure he does not have a bacterial infection of the sores requiring an antibiotic....

Dermatology: Skin - saborheia dramatis i think, dramatics, uribe
dramatics, 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 the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: Skin sinlge lesion biopsy report, biopsy report, mail message
biopsy report, mail message, initial diagnosis: Is necessary to take a look to the lesions, the biopsy 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 (if don...

Dermatology: Skin sores/blisters on fingers/palm, blisters on fingers, water blisters
blisters on fingers, water blisters, mail message: Perhaps is dishydrosis...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: Skin spots, university teaching hospital, skin spots
university teaching hospital, skin spots, yellow skin: 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 stings, anti histamines, dermatographism
anti histamines, dermatographism, acute episodes: There is a condition called Cholinergic Urticaria which can cause a similar sensation. This skin condition is caused by physical exercise. The treatment is with an antihistamine like Zyrtec or Claritin or Allegra. Your child could also have what is called...

Dermatology: Skin Tag, sleeve blouse, skin tag
sleeve blouse, skin tag, arm 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 history data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: Skin Tags, groin area, whitish fluid
groin area, whitish fluid, skin tags: 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 Troubles in the Tropics, cephalexin 500mg, red blotches
cephalexin 500mg, red blotches, vitamin defficiency: Perhaps is a mycobacteria...perhaps a reaction to meduses etc...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...

Dermatology: Skin 'tags'?, colon polyps, surgical excision
colon polyps, surgical excision, eye lids: What you described are indeed called skin tags but the medical name is acrochordon. I normally remove these fleshy growths with surgical excision. That means I take a very small scissors and cut them off. Insurance does not cover removal of such growths,...

Dermatology: Skin, latic acid, pityriasis alba
latic acid, pityriasis alba, pigment production: If you have dry skin on your hands you have a condition called Pityriasis Alba. This means that the dry skin caused inflammation that down regulated pigment production and thus your skin is lighter. The treatment for this is strong moisturizers with Urea...

Dermatology: Skincare, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, mother language: Please tell me the ingredients of cellulose La Prarie...because cellulose alone isn gor aging skin...moreover...what is the menaing of cavier?...remember...my mother language is spanish...It s necessary to look and to discuss your history...could you take...

Dermatology: Skintag, pair of scissors, instrament
pair of scissors, instrament, skin tag: What we do in the clinic is to get a small pair of scissors and cut the skin tag. Toenail clippers would also work but you have to be careful of infection, thus the instrament needs to be sterile. Duct tape will not work and cause a lot of irritation...

Dermatology: SLS and ALS, sodium laurel sulfate, ammonium lauryl sulfate
sodium laurel sulfate, ammonium lauryl sulfate, ammonium laurel sulfate: Sodium laurel sulfate has been know to cause acne, allergic reactions, and even an irritant to the skin. Now not all people react the same. Thus some people can use this compound and have no reaction whatsoever. Ammonium laurel sulfate doe not have as many...

Dermatology: Small Blister-Like Breakout, tiny blisters, heat rash
tiny blisters, heat rash, dove body wash: Perhaps is milliaria. or herpes...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...

Dermatology: Small Blisters/Redness on Hands/Arms, pointer fingers, dyshidrosis
pointer fingers, dyshidrosis, contact dermatitis: You could have had a reaction to the sunscreen that was applied to the skin. You could have a skin condition called dyshidrosis which causes little blister on the hands and feet and the treatment is with a topical cortisone like Clobex Lotion which is prescription....

Dermatology: Small Bumps on Fingers with Fluid?, mail message, small bumps on fingers
mail message, small bumps on fingers, steroid creams: Perhaps is dishidrosis.feeling 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...

Dermatology: Small bumbs on fingers., university teaching hospital, itchy rash
university teaching hospital, itchy rash, bumbs: Could be dyshidrosis. 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: Small bumps on forehead, university teaching hospital, bumps on forehead
university teaching hospital, bumps on forehead, clogged pore: 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: Small bumps on hands, small bumps on hands, topical steroids
small bumps on hands, topical steroids, taclonex: From your description, you have what is called Dyshidrotic Eczema. This skin condition can be controlled but not cured. Stress can make this condition worse. Irritation of the skin on the hands can also make this condition worse. Treatment is with strong...

Dermatology: Small bumps on upper lip and inner cheek corners, burning sensation, tingling sensation
burning sensation, tingling sensation, mail message: 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: Small bumps on upper lip and inner and outer cheek corners, burning sensation, tingling sensation
burning sensation, tingling sensation, 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: Small clear blister bumps on palms, university teaching hospital, blister
university teaching hospital, blister, thanks in advance: Juli: 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: Small Fluid Filled Blisters on Feet, blisters on feet, itchy bumps
blisters on feet, itchy bumps, skin condition: You most likely have what is called dyshidrosis. This is a form of eczema that is inherited. Treatment is with strong topical cortisones like Clobex Lotion, or Clobex Spray. This condition can be controlled but not curred. I recommend you visit your local...

Dermatology: Small itchy bumps/blisters on forearms and lower legs, university teaching hospital, itchy bumps
university teaching hospital, itchy bumps, flea bites: Ian: 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: Small non-itchy non-coloured bumps over my son's entire body, goose bumps, right angle
goose bumps, right angle, detergent: Perhaps is keratosis pilaris or some similar. 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: Small, persistant black bumps on nose, pore cleansing strips, pore strips
pore cleansing strips, pore strips, puberty: 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 pimple-like moles, skin lesions, dermotologist
skin lesions, dermotologist, best guess: Your child could have a number of skin conditions. He could have a condition called Molluscum Contagiosum which is caused by a virus. If you do not get this treated it could spread all over his body. Thus, you should not wait three months to take him to...

Dermatology: Small Red Bumpy Rash on Cheekbone(s), small red bumpy rash, red bumpy rash
small red bumpy rash, red bumpy rash, cheekbone: Dermatitis? 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...

Dermatology: Small, Red pimple like bumps, pimple, uribe
pimple, 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 disease data. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable at an...

Dermatology: Small rash, university teaching hospital, acne medicine
university teaching hospital, acne medicine, looking in the mirror: 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: Small red bump/mole/blood blister under eyebrow, superficial blood vessels, blood blister
superficial blood vessels, blood blister, angiomas: You most likely have what is called an Angioma. Angiomas are benign and never lead to cancer. Angiomas can be removed but some insurance plans will not cover there removal. Angiomas are nothing more than superficial blood vessels. The other option is that...

Dermatology: Small, red bumps on lips, small red bumps, bumps on lips
small red bumps, bumps on lips, 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 data. Note: I donīt prescribe by internet. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: Small red bumps w/ clear fluid, university teaching hospital, small red bumps
university teaching hospital, small red bumps, stna: 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 skin discoloration, natural skin tone, reddish appearance
natural skin tone, reddish appearance, mail message: Many possibilities...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: Small Water-filled blister on my fingertips, tips of my fingers, mail message
tips of my fingers, mail message, coners: Perhaps is dyshidrosis...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...

Dermatology: Small white marks just under penis head, pictures of genital warts, genital warts
pictures of genital warts, genital warts, 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: Small white spots on my arms/shoulders?, uribe, shoulders
uribe, shoulders, sun: Perhaps is pityriasis versicolor. 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: Snake like skin, skin diseases, genetic conditions
skin diseases, genetic conditions, background research: There is a clasification of scaly skin diseases called Ichtyrosis meaning fish like scale. The most common condition is called Ichtysosis vulgaris. There are other genetic conditions that also have ichtysosis as part of their condition: Child syndrome, Conradi...

Dermatology: SORRY ABOUT THIS. I HAVE..., elidel and protopic, corn nuts
elidel and protopic, corn nuts, pin worms: You have a skin condition called pruritus ani. This skin condition can be caused by:milk, pork, corn, nuts, coffee, tea, cola, chocolate, alcohol, citrus fruits and spices. Now is some cases this condition can be cause by yeast, bacteria and even pin worms....

Dermatology: Solarium rash, university teaching hospital, skin rash
university teaching hospital, skin rash, hives: Could be by creams or Zoloft (this is fluoxetine and is known as a cause of skin rash) 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...

Dermatology: Soles of feet - clear hard small blisters, steel toe cap boots, steel toe cap
steel toe cap boots, steel toe cap, heat rash: Is necessary to take a look...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 out). If not, I highly suggest...

Dermatology: Son's skin peeling, mail message, strange condition
mail message, strange condition, teaching hospitals: Perhaps is keratolysis exfoliative...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,...

Dermatology: Sore inside the nose, correct medication, doryx
correct medication, doryx, staph infection: If the lesion is inside the nose you most likely have a Staph infection. The treatment for the lesion inside the nose is to get a prescription for Centany Ointment and apply it inside the nose twice a day for 2-3 weeks. If the lesions is outside the nose...

Dermatology: Sore swollen area's, arm pits, mail message
arm pits, 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: Sore Thumb, topical medications, sore thumb
topical medications, sore thumb, ezcema: You most likely have a skin condition callled Dyshidrotic Ezcema which is genetic. The treatment for this condition is with prescription topical medications like Ultravate or Clobex or Diprolene or Psorcon or Cormax. The best doctor to see is a dermatologist...

Dermatology: Sotret and alcohol, liver enzymes, sotret
liver enzymes, sotret, alcohol alcohol: When I treat patients with Sotret or Accutane, I tell them that they cannot have any alcohol. Alcohol competes with Sotret for metabolism. Alcohol usually wins and then the increased sotret can cause irritation of the liver and increase the liver enzymes....

Dermatology: Spider bites or a disease?, small red bumps, spider bites
small red bumps, spider bites, 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: Spider Veins, spider veins, mail message
spider veins, mail message, teaching hospitals: Spider veins on neck, arenīt common. Is necessary to take a look ...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...

Dermatology: Spironolactone, scar formation, topical medication
scar formation, topical medication, scar tissue: There is a new topical medication called NEOCUTIS. This product is sold at some doctors offices ie Dermatologists and Plastic Surgeons. The science is this: before twentyfive weeks of age if a fetus has surgery there is not scar formation. If the surgery...

Dermatology: Spongiotic and dermal mucin, spongiotic dermatitis, edema fluid
spongiotic dermatitis, edema fluid, foot fungus: Spongiosis is edema (fluid) into cells of epidermis (the outer layer of skin). Mucin is a substance produced by fibroblasts (cells on dermis the middle layer of skin). This findings at histology need correlation with the clinical symptoms...you can see both...

Dermatology: Spot on finger, white gold jewelry, contact dermatitis
white gold jewelry, contact dermatitis, patch test: Surely, youīve a contact dermatitis (allergy), to a ring. Allergy to ring metals is by gold and nickel Your allergy is by one of them. Please visit a dermatologist to clare this, with a patch test... this exam clear the cause of your contact dermatitis...

Dermatology: Spot on Nose, circular spot, uribe
circular spot, 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: Spots on Baby, contact dermatitis, little fingers
contact dermatitis, little fingers, plain water: Could be several different things...atopic eczema, contact dermatitis, fungus 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 a dermatologist....

Dermatology: Spots on baby, pustular melanosis, sebaceous glands
pustular melanosis, sebaceous glands, little fingers: There are a number of skin conditions that can present as you describe. There is Acne Neonatorum which appears to develop as a result of hormonal stimulation of sebaceous glands that have not yet involuted to their childhood state of immaturity. Daily cleansing...

Dermatology: Spots on Lips, fordyce spots, spots on lips
fordyce spots, spots on lips, thanks for your time: Fordyce spots arenīt contagious, but very common. 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...

Dermatology: Spots on my upper arm., university teaching hospital, upper arm
university teaching hospital, upper arm, toothpick: 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: Spotty Body and Uneven skintone, uneven skintone, uneven skin tone
uneven skintone, uneven skin tone, circular areas: Hydroquinone cream normally works for this type of skin condition but you may have to have it compounded. The normal prescription hydroquinone is 4% but I write a prescription for 8% which is more effective. Some lasers also help resolve pigmentation. You...

Dermatology: Staff/MRCA infections, types of bacteria, hygine
types of bacteria, hygine, door nob: MRSA has become quite common. When we are born we only have a few bacteria on our skin. In time, we become colonized with many types of bacteria and parasites. The problems with bacteria is that is can be on door nobs, counters, toilets etc. Thus, if one...

Dermatology: Staph Infection, tea tree oil, selsun blue
tea tree oil, selsun blue, lice treatment: 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 (if don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: Staph infection, very depressed, university teaching hospital, omicef
university teaching hospital, omicef, cubicin: Dasz: Please make the HIV test again. 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...

Dermatology: Staph infection of the scalp, mail message, scalp problems
mail message, scalp problems, topical solution: Sorry...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: Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, mail message, bullae
mail message, bullae, stevens johnson syndrome: 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 don t put this words, your mail...

Dermatology: Stinging sensation followed by itch on body, anti dandruff shampoo, teaching hospitals
anti dandruff shampoo, teaching hospitals, prednisolone: 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...

Dermatology: Stomach hairs, ingrown hairs, web size
ingrown hairs, web size, couple spots: 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: Stomach rash, university teaching hospital, shoulder blade
university teaching hospital, shoulder blade, smearing: Cynthia: 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...

Dermatology: Strande Insect bite, small red bumps, insect bite
small red bumps, insect bite, living in costa rica: 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 University...

Dermatology: Strange black dot, heat rash, black dot
heat rash, black dot, crease: Melanoma? Nevus? 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...

Dermatology: Strange blisters on toes, blisters on toes, dyshidrosis
blisters on toes, dyshidrosis, incandescent lighting: You most likely have a skin condition called dyshidrosis which just effects the feet and hands. Stress makes this condition worse and agents that irritate the skin can also make this condition worse. This skin condition can be controlled but not cured. ...

Dermatology: Strange bump on lower back, types of cysts, inclusion cyst
types of cysts, inclusion cyst, small crater: You most likely had an epidermal inclusion cyst. This means that a structure formed in the skin called a cyst. A cyst is a sac like structure with skin debree inside. If the entire cyst came out including the sac, it will never return. However, if any...

Dermatology: Strange bump on my back, black masses, puss
black masses, puss, 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: Strange dry patches...., dry patches, mail message
dry patches, mail message, these patches: Perhaps you need a biopsy...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...

Dermatology: Strange extremely itchy palms and fingers, itchy palms, presidone
itchy palms, presidone, dermatologist: Your age? time of evolution of the lesion? drugs?. 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: Strange Insect Bite, strange insect, mosquito bites
strange insect, mosquito bites, insect bite: Surely is postinflammatory hyperpigmentation by insect bites. 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: Strange itchy blisters, water blisters, feet toes
water blisters, feet toes, tiny water: You most likely have what is called dyshidrosis. This skin condition come on the fingers/hands or feet/toes. This condition can be controlled but not curred. The best treatment is prescription Clobex Spray or Clobex Lotion used twice a day. This skin condition...

Dermatology: Strange Rash, university teaching hospital, hydrocortisone cream
university teaching hospital, hydrocortisone cream, strange rash: Elaine: 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: Strange rash, strange rash, web size
strange rash, web size, peeling skin: 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: Strange rash inside right thigh, physical urticaria, estrogen patches
physical urticaria, estrogen patches, strange rash: The best doctor to go to is a dermatologist. If the dermatologist is not sure of the diagnosis then he/she can do a biopsy and send to a pathologist to get results. Once the results are known the treatment is easier. If a ridge forms after you scratch,...

Dermatology: Strange rash on my temple.. won't go away, actinic keratosis, strange rash
actinic keratosis, strange rash, correct diagnosis: I looked at the picture and the rash could be nothing more that just dry skin called eczema which is treated with a mild topical cortisone like prescription Cloderm. This rash could also be sun damage called an actinic keratosis which is considered a precancer....

Dermatology: Strange red spots that migrate, lower abdomen, anti histamines
lower abdomen, anti histamines, correct diagnosis: Without seeing the skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, this could be just plain old dry skin called eczema which is treated with topical cortisone.. This could be a skin condition called Urticaria which is treated with anti-histamines. This...

Dermatology: Strange red spots spreading, uneven edges, blotches
uneven edges, blotches, gear shift: There are a number of possibilities for your rash. This could be a contact dermatitis which is nothing more than an allergic rash. On the hands this could be what is called dyshidrotic eczema which is genetic and causes small blisters on the hands and fingers....

Dermatology: Strange Small Bumps/Blisters, university teaching hospital, anti histamines
university teaching hospital, anti histamines, inner thigh: 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: Strange skin indention, sofa pillow, caucasion female
sofa pillow, caucasion female, mail message: 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 don t put this words,...

Dermatology: Strange spots on skin, ivory snow, theigh
ivory snow, theigh, aveno: Perhaps is urticaria. 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...

Dermatology: Stretch Marks, rapid weight gain, color fades
rapid weight gain, color fades, adolescent growth: I live in Colombia...I donīt know about surgeries cost in your country. 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;...

Dermatology: Stretch Marks, laser therapy for stretch marks, dark brown skin
laser therapy for stretch marks, dark brown skin, tri luma: There is an over the counter medication called MEDERMA which if used 4-5 times a day on the strech marks. This does help reduce the appearance of the stretch marks. There is also laser therapy for stretch marks which the insurance will not pay. The darker...

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 mark relief, elidel and protopic, topical steroids
elidel and protopic, topical steroids, groin area: Stretch marks are called Stria. There is the over the counter medication called Mederma which will help reduce stretch marks. There is laser surgery which is helpful and there is topical Retin A Cream which also helps reduce stretch marks. Now to avoid...

Dermatology: Stria on legs, topical medication, stria
topical medication, stria, retin a cream: There are a number of treatments for stria: 1) Retin A Cream helps stria, 2)Laser treatment is the most effective, 3) There is a topical medication sold in the US called MEDERMA which is helpful to lesson the appearance of stria. The best you can do is to...

Dermatology: Study, becoming a dermatologist, clinical slides
becoming a dermatologist, clinical slides, dermatology program: To be a dermatologist one generally goes to college for 4 years and must take biology, physics, chemistry and humanities. During the junior or senior year, you need to take the Mcat. Medical school is very competative and thus you must have good grades and...

Dermatology: SUN DAMAGE, university teaching hospital, arimidex
university teaching hospital, arimidex, sun damage: 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: Substance in hair and sideburns around ears, dry flaky skin, ear lobes
dry flaky skin, ear lobes, groin area: Your scalp condition is either seborrheic dermatitis or psoriasis. Treatment is medicated shampoo like Capex and topical cortisone like Cormax scalp solution. If it is severe then use the prescription Dermasmoothe Scalp solution. The mositure in the groin...

Dermatology: Sudden rash - looked like blisters all over my body, sudden rash, web size
sudden rash, web size, urticaria: surely is urticaria 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...

Dermatology: Sudden spots on hand, university teaching hospital
university teaching hospital: 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: Sudden strange rash, university teaching hospital, fever blister
university teaching hospital, fever blister, strange rash: Crystal: 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: Sulphur Reaction, egg consumption, san gabriel ca
egg consumption, san gabriel ca, bactrim: I have never seen a patient with an allergy to Bactrim also have an allergy to eggs. However, if you are worried about this I would go to an Allergist and get skin tested and see if your body does have an adverse reaction to eggs. The test is simple in that...

Dermatology: Sun Allergies and skin reactions, superficial fungal infection, pigment production
superficial fungal infection, pigment production, tinea versicolor: The first thing you have to consider is Tinea Versicolor which is a superficial fungal infection that has a genetic predisposition and turns white when in the sun. There is also a condition called Pityriasis alba where some areas of the skin are lighter than...

Dermatology: Sun Damage, fraxel laser, sun damage
fraxel laser, sun damage, sun screen: The laser will romove the dark spots but if you go out in the sun during the spring or summer the pigment will come back. Thus, you have to use a very strong sun screen as in SPF 50. One of the newest and best lasers is the Fraxel laser but it is not cheep...

Dermatology: Sun Spots?, basel cell, tinea versicolor
basel cell, tinea versicolor, skin cancers: Actinic Keratosis are precancers and if not treated will turn into skin cancers. Thus, if not treated then the actinic keratosis will turn into skin cancers. Treatment includes liquid nitrogen, topical medications like Aldara, Effudex, Carac, and photodynamic...

Dermatology: Sun tan, dark tanning lotion, tanning lotions
dark tanning lotion, tanning lotions, tanning beds: Dear Amreth, I am not aware that tanning using those tanning lotions that tint your skin to make it look tan are bad for you or not..... There are lot of these tanning lotions on the market know that do not streak and don t wash off and last for 8-10 weeks...

Dermatology: Sun tanning, uv irradiation, tanning beds
uv irradiation, tanning beds, quandry: You are correct and your friend is wrong. You did not need my opinion as you already knew the correct answer. Even discussing of the heat was correct. Now your friend may not realize the the sun can reflect off of roads, buildings, side walks, water etc and...

Dermatology: Sunburn Itch, sunburn itch, visible lesions
sunburn itch, visible lesions, aloe lotion: Please, read my expertise…in order to help you, and if you have 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,...

Dermatology: Sunburn Scars, sunburnt skin, intertrigo
sunburnt skin, intertrigo, cortaid: Inflammed skin or irritated skin from too much sun can be red an irritated as you describe. I would recommed that you use Cortisone 10 or Cortaid which is over the counter twice a day to help with reducing the redness or irritation. If this does not work...

Dermatology: Sunburn, cortisone cream, how to treat sunburn
cortisone cream, how to treat sunburn, sunscreen spf: You should try and use a stronger SPF next time you go in the sun. There is a sun screen called Total Block which has an SPF of 65. The best thing to do for a sun burn is to use a cortisone cream on your skin. Over the counter there is Cortaid or Cortisone...

Dermatology: Sunscreen/hair bleach, hair bleach, titanium dioxide
hair bleach, titanium dioxide, adverse reactions: Hair bleach is alright to put on the face as long as it does not irritate the skin. You may have irritation around the eyes because the sunscreen is getting in your eyes. Why don t you try a sunscreen called Total Block which is micronized Titanium Dioxide...

Dermatology: Sweat Gland Cancer, sweat glands, sweat gland
sweat glands, sweat gland, gland cancer: Sorry...Cancers of sweat glands are a several...to give an advice is necessary to classify it...wait the result at AWIP and read about his name in www.google.com. By now type in google white box... sweat glands cancer or sweat gland carcinoma and click...

Dermatology: Swelling after light sun exposure, solar urticaria, white blood cells
solar urticaria, white blood cells, red and white blood cells: Your son could have a skin condition called Solar Urticaria where one gets welts while in the son. Treatment is to try different antihistamines until you find one that works. Like Clarinex or Allegra or Zyrtec. You also have to do blood work to make sure...

Dermatology: Swelling and redness, university teaching hospital, inner thighs
university teaching hospital, inner thighs, penis: Jack: 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: Swollen area's in armpit, arm pit, folliculitis
arm pit, folliculitis, pimples: What you most likely have are cysts. There are different types of acne, nodulocyctic, comedonal or superficial acne. You really need to get treated because what you have is a type of infection. You may even have folliculitis which is a superficial bacterial...

Dermatology: Is there a safe level of light tanning?, neutrogenia, skin cancer
neutrogenia, skin cancer, sun light: There is no safe way to tan using sun light. Going in the tanning salon is worse than going out in the sun. Going to the tanning salon and then in the sun increases the incidence of skin cancer. The only safe tan is from a bottle as in Neutrogenia or others....

Dermatology: What to say, what to have done., appointment
appointment: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history... I suggest you, to make an appointment to see a board certified dermatologist. If there is ever anything I can do to give something back to you, feel free to tell it, to answer your questions. Sincerely,...

Dermatology: scab on head, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, scab: 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: scaley patch on my back?, hole punch, tiny button
hole punch, tiny button, straight answer: If this is truley a form of eczema or dry skin like your dermatologist told you then there should be a cure. There are some very good topicals like Clobex Lotion, Clobex Spray, or the new Taclonex. I would recommend that you visit another dermatologist and...

Dermatology: scalp, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, gell: 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: scalp, first degree burns, cortisone
first degree burns, cortisone, blisters: I doubt that you will have hair loss as there has to be trauma deep in the skin. If there are no blisters or redness of the skin you do not have to worry. If the scalp is irritated you can visit you local dermatologist and get a cortisone solution to apply...

Dermatology: scalp, first degree burns, cormax
first degree burns, cormax, skin damage: You will not have any scarring as there were no blisters and there is no erythema. You have to have full thickness skin damage to have hair loss. If your skin is irritated then go to you local dermatologist and get Cormax Scalp Solution for your scalp...

Dermatology: scalp, apple cider vinegar, tee tree oil
apple cider vinegar, tee tree oil, cormax: Itchy scalp is normal a skin condition called Seborrhei Dermatitis. Treatment of this condition can be with tar shampoos like T-Gel or prescription shampoos like Clobex Shampoo that contain cortisone. Loprox shampoo is also very effective. For the itching...

Dermatology: scalp burn, topical antibiotics, hair stylist
topical antibiotics, hair stylist, centany: If your hair has become brittle then you must use a conditioner to moisturize the hair. This is the only way to get rid of the brittle state of your hair. Your hair has been over processed and that is why it is brittle. You have to make sure that your scalp...

Dermatology: scalp /burning pain, hair loss, brittle hair, loprox shampoo, burning scalp
loprox shampoo, burning scalp, burning sensation: Burning scalp is indeed difficult to treat. The nerves in the scalp are inflammed leading to the burning sensation. There is a skin condition called Atyptical Pain Syndrome and the only treatment to date to treat this condition is anti-depressants. You...

Dermatology: scalp issue, clarifying shampoo, mail message
clarifying shampoo, mail message, scalp oils: 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 suggest...

Dermatology: scalp issues - dandruff vs. lice, treatment for head lice, nit comb
treatment for head lice, nit comb, hair shaft: Lice apply there eggs to the hair shaft with a type of glue. Vinegar soaks to the scalp will help losen the nits and then you can use a nit comb. The lice may be resolved but the egg casings may still be present. There are over the counter treatment for...

Dermatology: scalp itch and bumps, scalp itch, spreed
scalp itch, spreed, olux: If the bumps are pustules then you have folliculitis of the scalp which is usually a bacterial infection with staph. Treatment is with topical antibiotic foam called Evoclin. If there are no pustules then you have what is called Seborrehic Dermatitis which...

Dermatology: scalp pain with hair loss, old egypt, scalp pain
old egypt, scalp pain, 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: I have scalp pimple? problem, allergic to penicillin, diameter circle
allergic to penicillin, diameter circle, type of bacteria: You have an infection of the scalp. A culture of the pimples should be done to find the type of bacteria and what antibiotic should be used to treat the infected skin. After a culture you could try Keflex 500mg twice is you are not allergic to penicillin....

Dermatology: scalp pimple, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, painful experience: 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: ? scalp psoriasis, birth control pills, scalp psoriasis
birth control pills, scalp psoriasis, rogaine for women: I am not sure you have scalp psoriasis. You could have what is called Seborrheic Dermatitis which is nothing more than dandruff. However, since I cannot see your scalp, I cannot be totally sure of the diagnosis. Over the counter shampoos include T-Gel or...

Dermatology: scalp, neutogena, mail message
neutogena, mail message, baby shampoo: Is necesary 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 suggest...

Dermatology: scar, old baby girl, scar formation
old baby girl, scar formation, month old baby: The formation of a scar is dependant on the depth of the wound. If the wound is shallow no scar will be formed. If the skin is red, the redness will fade after 4-18 months. Keeping the wound moist with polysporin or even vaseline will help improve the outcome....

Dermatology: scar/mole, mole removal, dermatologist
mole removal, dermatologist, lesion: I do not know what you used to get rid of the mole but from what you described the material caused the mole to become inflammed and irritated. This is why you have a hard raised redish spot where the mole used to be. This irritation and redness can last...

Dermatology: scar...?, tri luma, inner lid
tri luma, inner lid, solage: You most likely have what is called postinflammatory hyperpigmentation. This means the inflammation on your eyelid caused increased pigment on you lid. This will resovle with time. The other option is to have your doctor write a bleaching agent like Tri-Luma...

Dermatology: scared about my nose..., hot and cold sweats, university teaching hospital
hot and cold sweats, university teaching hospital, swolen tonsils: ould 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. If you...

Dermatology: scarring alopecia, web size, olux
web size, olux, biopsy: 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: scarring/discoloration, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, solage
post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, solage, goosebump: You most likely have what is called Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation which means increased pigmentation from skin irritation caused by tweezing the hair. Have your doctor write you a prescription for Solage which is a depigmenter applied with an applicator...

Dermatology: scars, cortisone shots, scar formation
cortisone shots, scar formation, types of scars: The best medication to help reduce scar formation is called MEDERMA and it is over the counter and cost between 25 and 30 dollars. It is used 4 times a day on the cut. Mederma which help resolve the color issure as well as decreasing the scar. Now some...

Dermatology: scleroderma, gastrointestinal problem, skin biopsy
gastrointestinal problem, skin biopsy, red dots: 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: scleroderma, progressive systemic sclerosis, raynaud s phenomenon
progressive systemic sclerosis, raynaud s phenomenon, linear scleroderma: Scleroderma can be classified into two categories, a variety limited to the skin (morphea, linear scleroderma) and the multisystemic disease, systemic scleroderma (progressive systemic sclerosis). Morphea (also termed localized or circumsribed scleroderma)...

Dermatology: scrotadynia, otc medicines, groin area
otc medicines, groin area, jock itch: You apparently have scrotadynia. This is a very difficult skin problem to solve. In some patients mositure seems to be the cause. In other patients stress can trigger this. There are some topical medications that can help. There is Zonalen Cream which...

Dermatology: scrotum itching, flaking, burning, painful, university teaching hospital, contact dermatitis
university teaching hospital, contact dermatitis, scabs: Could be neurodermatitis, psoriasis, fungus, contact dermatitis etc... 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: seasonal hives, solar urticaria, symptoms of allergies
solar urticaria, symptoms of allergies, skin lesions: You could have Solar Urticaria which is caused by the sun. There is another skin condition called PMLE or Polymorphous Light Eruption. I would get a biopsy of one of your skin lesions and that will help with a diagnosis. Urticaria can be caused by foods,...

Dermatology: seb derm, birth control pills, rogaine for women
birth control pills, rogaine for women, new shampoo: Seb derm is genetic and can be controlled but not cured. There are medications like Ovace Foam for the scalp and ovace cream for the face. There is Avar E cream for the face. There is a new shampoo called Clobex Shampoo that works well, there is Excel shampoo,...

Dermatology: sebaceous cyst, epidermoid cyst, laser treatments
epidermoid cyst, laser treatments, cortisone: Your mother most likely has an epidermoid cyst. These type of cysts have a sac wall and if the wall is not removed the cyst will return. If the doctors removed the sac wall of the cyst then what you see is just inflammation which can be treated with a intralesional...

Dermatology: seborrhea dermatitis, flare ups, alcortin
flare ups, alcortin, pore size: The problem with Seborrheic Dermatitis is not the pore size but a yeast like organism that colonizes your skin. Thus, photodynamic therapy is not effective. There is no cure for this condition only control. You can try Elidel cream. You can try topical...

Dermatology: seborrheia, loprox, skin condition
loprox, skin condition, elidel: Where I went to school, I was taught that going outdoors had nothing to do with seborrhea. Seborrhea is caused by a yeast like organism and thus shampoos like prescription Loprox which is anti-yeast work so well. Going out side has nothing to do with clearing...

Dermatology: seborrheic dermatitis, 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: seborrtteic dermatitis, 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: self tanning and sun tanning, excessive sun exposure, self tanner
excessive sun exposure, self tanner, skin wrinkles: If your skin is tan, that helps protect you from excessive sun exposure. Thus, if you use a self tanner then it will take a lot longer to have a natural tan because the self tanner is blocking the suns rays. Remember there is no safe tan. All tanning damages...

Dermatology: series of microdermabrasions, skincare regimen, laser patients
skincare regimen, laser patients, microdermabrasions: I have had a number of patients tell me that they thought microdermabrasion was a waste of money. Microdermabrasion is very operator dependant and unless the operator is very agressive with the treatment you will not see any effects. Furthermore you would...

Dermatology: severe exema, or something else?, university teaching hospital, flare ups
university teaching hospital, flare ups, exema: Marleigh: There are about 10 different types of eczema ... wich is yours? 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: severe redness and flakingskin on scalp and face, university teaching hospital, flaky scalp
university teaching hospital, flaky scalp, face skin: Brent: 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...

Dermatology: severe skin cracking/thickening, cortisone cream, hand eczema
cortisone cream, hand eczema, crazy glue: You boy friend has what is called hand eczema. He needs to use emollients 4-5 times a day. There is over the counter Eucerin Cream or Cetaphil Hand cream. There is also a prescription hand cream called Vanimide which is very effective. The deep cracks...

Dermatology: severity with no other symptoms : (, chest x ray, harsh soaps
chest x ray, harsh soaps, anti histamines: Itching can be caused by many things: thyroid disease, anemia, infections, infestations like scabies, oral medications, liver disease, kidney disease, and even internal malignancy. The typical workup is to have blood drawn to check for systemic disease and...

Dermatology: sharp acute pain in tiny areas of the skin, granular cell tumor, painful lesions
granular cell tumor, painful lesions, anti histamines: Painful lesions of the skin go under the headding of LEND AN EGG : leiomyoma, eccrine spiradenoma, neuroma, dermatofibroma, angiolipoma, neurilemmona, ecdometrioma, glomus tumore and granular cell tumor. The only way to make a diagnosis is to do a biopsy...

Dermatology: shave, university teaching hospital, shaving cream
university teaching hospital, shaving cream, shaver: Alex: 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: shaving cream vs. soap, ingrown hairs, barbae
ingrown hairs, barbae, shaving creams: African men usually have a skin condition called pseudofolliculitis barbae where they get ingrown hairs on the neck. To treat this condition I recommend a prescription shaving cream called Benzashave 10% and then the topical over the counter preparation called...

Dermatology: shaving problem, shaving machine, prescription medication
shaving machine, prescription medication, pump patrol: You have a condition called Pseudofolliculitis Barbae. The best way to control this skin condition is to shave with cold water, shave with Benzashave 10%, a prescription medication, and then apply PUMP PATROL which is over the counter. The idea is to make...

Dermatology: shaving rash, shaving rash, mail message
shaving rash, mail message, teaching hospitals: 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 mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded)....

Dermatology: shaving upperlip, ingrown hairs, web size
ingrown hairs, web size, oneside: 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: shingles, post herpetic neuralgia, university health service
post herpetic neuralgia, university health service, strength tylenol: From what you describe, I believe that you had shingles. Shingles does not always wrap around the body and is usually more painful than Herpes Simplex. Now,you have what is called post herpetic neuralgia. Treatment for this pain can be pain medications,...

Dermatology: shingles, defective immune system, valtrex 500mg
defective immune system, valtrex 500mg, nerve blocks: You could be disabled from this skin condition. You need to be placed on Valtrex 1 gram a day to see if this will abort the shingles. The pain you have is called postherpetic neuralgia. Pain can be controlled by intralesional injections of cortisone 5mg/cc...

Dermatology: shingles, skin lesions, skin rash
skin lesions, skin rash, textbook case: The only way you could catch shingles is to touch the sores and then touch your own skin. If if your wife scratched the skin lesions and then touched you, you could pick up a skin rash. This is just a skin problem and is not airborne. If you used her towel...

Dermatology: My six month old baby, month old baby, mail message
month old baby, mail message, teaching hospitals: 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 don t put this words, your...

Dermatology: skin, black circles, digital camara
black circles, digital camara, mail message: to make a diagnosis 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...

Dermatology: skin, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, bug bites: Scabies? insect bites?...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 mail message (if don t put this...

Dermatology: skin, tri luma, large pores
tri luma, large pores, african american woman: The first thing that I would try would be RENOVA 0.02% and apply a pea size amount to your face at night. Renova does not work over night but you should see results within two months. Now if there are darker areas of your skin that you want to lighten then...

Dermatology: skin, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, hair line: 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 mail message (if don t put this words, your mail is discarded)....

Dermatology: skin, teaching hospitals, university teaching
teaching hospitals, university teaching, eczema: There are several reasons (eczema, drugs, psoriasis etc)...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...

Dermatology: skin, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, university teaching: 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, nutritional suppliments, spray on tans
nutritional suppliments, spray on tans, mystic tan: The problem with new medication is that it takes from 5-10 years to get through the FDA. Even though we do not recommend this, you can go to a sun tan parlor and have the skin darkened by laying in a sun tan bed but remember this can cause skin cancer. Specifically...

Dermatology: skin, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, pimple: 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, leg hairs, ingrown hairs
leg hairs, ingrown hairs, mail message: 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, dead skin, skin problems
dead skin, skin problems, las cruces: Perhaps is larva migrans (a microscopical parasite) or something similar inoculated at the toilet or a different site. To read about this, go to www.google.com type the words larva migrans on white box and click on search...then visit a dermatologist...perhaps...

Dermatology: My skin, yellow pus, folliculitis
yellow pus, folliculitis, clindamycin: You have what is called folliculitis which is a superficial bacterial infection caused by sweat. Treatment is with a topical prescription antibiotic like clindamycin which you can obtain at your local dermatologist. This skin condition is not contagious...

Dermatology: skin, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, hi thanks: 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, laundry detergent, skin lesions
laundry detergent, skin lesions, dermatopathologist: When there is a difficult case as you describe there are a number of options. You can find a pediatric dermatologist that treats nothing but children. You can have a biopsy of one of the skin lesions to determine the nature and cause of the skin problem....

Dermatology: skin, shoulder blade, epidermal layer
shoulder blade, epidermal layer, skin layers: The skin layers vary depending on the area of the skin. The deepest skin layers are on the hands and feet followed by the back and lastly the face. The subcutaneous layer is nothing more than fat which varies from person to person because each person has...

Dermatology: skin, university teaching hospital, palm of my hand
university teaching hospital, palm of my hand, pimple: Could be several different things...erythema multiforme, 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 a board certified dermatologist,...

Dermatology: skin, reticular dermis, stratum basale
reticular dermis, stratum basale, papillary dermis: The layers of the Epidermis include: The outermost layer which is the Stratum Corneum and this acts as a protective barrier The next layer is the stratum lucidum The next layer is the Stratum granulosum The next layer is the stratum spinosum The lowest...

Dermatology: skin, color fades, adolescent growth
color fades, adolescent growth, heavy sports: ike: 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,...

Dermatology: skin, little red bumps, itchy bumps
little red bumps, itchy bumps, drug eruption: Itchy bumps on the chest can be many things. This can be acne, this can be an allergic reaction, rarely this can be a drug eruption, or this can be folliculitis which is an inflammation around follicles in the skin. All of these types of rases present no...

Dermatology: skin, oral antibiotics, hickie
oral antibiotics, hickie, cortisone: You most likely have and adverse reaction to Neosporin. The best treatment is topical cortisone and long as the skin is not weeping and fluid is draining from the site. If infected then you need oral antibiotics from you doctor. If the skin is just red then...

Dermatology: skin, uribe, jess
uribe, jess, dad: 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, digital camara, mail message
digital camara, mail message, skin spots: Coul be meny things.....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, web size, left arm
web size, left arm, 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, hair remover cream, razor burn
hair remover cream, razor burn, bikini area: 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, superficial fungal infection, skin lesions
superficial fungal infection, skin lesions, correct diagnosis: Without seeing your skin it is difficult to make a diagnosis. These skin lesions could be eczema or dry skin. This could be a superficial fungal infection called Tinea Versicolor. These lesions could be sun damage called actinic keratosis. I recommend...

Dermatology: skin, oral steroids, vitamins and minerals
oral steroids, vitamins and minerals, systemic diseases: Would healing is usually genetic. My wife had surgery on her knee and the redness stayed for 5 years and finally resolved. The over the counter medication MEDERMA can help reduce the redness. Systemic diseases like Diabetes and liver disease slow the ability...

Dermatology: skin, photodermatitis, google
photodermatitis, google, genetic origin: Maybe here you ve a confusion. If you mean photodermatitis that can be of genetic origin (photogenetic) or not (acquired). Another different word is photogenesis (is the mechanism by wich sun exposure causes disease). Dermatitits is an inflammation...is...

Dermatology: skin, mail message, teaching hospitals
mail message, teaching hospitals, upper thigh: Is necessarty 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 suggest...

Dermatology: skin, mail message, brownish color
mail message, brownish color, teaching hospitals: Perhaps is nummular eczema...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, small red bumps, sudden chill
small red bumps, sudden chill, mail message: 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 you make an...

Dermatology: skin abcesses in groin, butt and mouth, groin abcess, hidradenitis suppurativa
groin abcess, hidradenitis suppurativa, skin abcesses: There are a couple of skin conditions that can cause your lesions. You could be a Staph carrier which is a form of bacteria. I would have one of the lesions cultured to determine is a bacterial agent is involved. The culture will give you the bacteria involved...

Dermatology: skin allergy, skin allergy, index fingers
skin allergy, index fingers, palm side: 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 allergy, skin allergy, anti histamine
skin allergy, anti histamine, mail message: 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: The skin area around my neck., seborrheic keratosis, dermatolagist
seborrheic keratosis, dermatolagist, skin area: 1) you most likely have what is called a skin tag or a pedunculated seborrheic keratosis. If you came to the clinc, we would just use a sterile scissors and cut it off. 2)You could be developing a skin condition called acanthosis nigricans. Now acanthosis...

Dermatology: skin around fingernails, history face, constant thing
history face, constant thing, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to take a look and to discuss the history face to face. 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...

Dermatology: skin around lips, chapsticks, contact dermatitis
chapsticks, contact dermatitis, red lips: Sounds like contact dermatitis. 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 around the lower part of the eye, dead sea cosmetics, cerave
dead sea cosmetics, cerave, dry weather: You have eye lid dermatitis caused by the Dead Sea Cosmetics. You can try over the counter Cortaid or Cortisone 10 twice a day. Do not get the cortisone in your eye, just on the skin. But if this does not help your condition within 2-5 days you need to visit...

Dermatology: skin blister, blister, uribe
blister, 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 the data about your disease. If you canīt, please visit a board certified dermatologist, preferable...

Dermatology: skin blotches, skin blotches, dry flaky skin
skin blotches, dry flaky skin, web size: Perhaps is eczema numular. 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,...

Dermatology: skin blotchiness, darker network, antibody syndrome
darker network, antibody syndrome, systemic lupus: The lighter areas of the skin are usually where there is decreased blood flow. Purplish or darker network patterned discoloration of the skin is caused by dilation of capillaries and venules due to stasis or slowing of the blood flow or changes in underlying...

Dermatology: skin 'boils', oral antibiotic therapy, skin cysts
oral antibiotic therapy, skin cysts, topical antibiotic: The boils you describe are usually caused by bacteria. Some patients have more or different bacteria than others. The treatment for this condition is usually oral antibiotics for a number of weeks and then a gradual taper to get off the antibiotics. Most...

Dermatology: skin breakouts, otc medicines, benzoyl peroxide
otc medicines, benzoyl peroxide, oral antibiotics: If your fiance has severe acne breakouts then he may need to go on prescription oral antibiotics like Doryx or Dynacin. He also may need stronger topical prescription medications like Differn or Retin A or Benzaclin or Avar. I recommend your fiance see the...

Dermatology: skin bumbs, teaching hospitals, mail message
teaching hospitals, mail message, university teaching: 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 suggest...

Dermatology: skin bump or lump, university teaching hospital, cancer symptoms
university teaching hospital, cancer symptoms, bump: amjad: 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 bump - what could it be?, bikini line, mail message
bikini line, mail message, teaching hospitals: Is necessary to look...benign? malign?...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 bumps, red itchy bumps, university teaching hospital
red itchy bumps, university teaching hospital, small red itchy bumps: 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, 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...