Doctor Q&A for Dr. Donald Shenenberger

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
It may help: Elidel (pimecrolimus) is a non-steroidal topical medicine that can help treat inflammation. Many patients with rosacea will need a topical steroid at ... Read More
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Allergic reaction to sulfa antibiotics, Bactrim/Septra in particular is not that uncommon. Your description sounds suspicious for just that. I would ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Chesapeake Care: The Chesapeake Care Clinic on Military Highway should be able to see you. You can call them at 757-545-5700 to schedule an appointment. If you need ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Irritation: Exposure to fuels can cause an irritant contact dermatitis. This means skin irritation. This can happen on the first exposure too. Chronic exposure ca ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: At 19 the chances of you having skin cancer are rather low. However, any skin lesion described in this forum needs to have a set of trained eyes on i ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Treat it: Sounds simple, but part of eczema treatment is maintenance (i.e. Keeping it under control) which is usually done with moisturizers and other things to ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
What have you tried?: Not knowing what you have tried it would not be possible to give you that kind of advice. If you haven't seen a dermatologist then now would be the ti ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Nothing OTC: Ingrown hairs occur usually after shaving. In some persons the hair will curl as it grows back. The sharp, beveled edge allows the hair to dive back i ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Probably not: A dirty washcloth might be a more likely source of bacteria than a bar of soap. And if the soap contains benzoyl peroxide then it is pretty much not g ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Keep it simple: I like simple things for my patients. Gentle rinsing of the face along with a benzoyl peroxide wash 1-2 times per day is often enough to get rid of th ... Read More
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