Doctor Q&A for Dr. Michael Tomeo

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Tongue and cheek: The best approach at this time is to visit with your Dentist. if he/she can not help ask for a referral to an Oral Medicine specialist.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Fungal infection: Depending on where your infection is ; topical anti-fungals have improved over the years. There are many to try. However, two things: One, make sure y ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Rubbing a mark: If pressure over a bluish mark under the skin does cause it to blanch or temporarily disappear, then very likely it is a broken or abnormal vascular s ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Lemon and Glycerine: Lemon juice does have "fruit acid" but in that form probably does very little to help your Acne. Glycerine basically an inert product that other than ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Bumps: Those small bumps could represent sebaceous (oil) glands called Montgomery tubercles that do get larger with pregnancy
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Fibroma: In most cases Dermatofibroma is a benign lesion , especially if it is less than 10 mm.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Dermatitis: There are non-steroidal creams that are presciption such as Elidel or Eucrisa that may be helpful. Until you can see a Dermatologist try a moisturizer ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Inflammed bump: The red bump could signify a small cyst and in of and itself is not problematic. However, if it gets bigger or more painful then have it evaluated by ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Damaged nail: My suggestion is to carefully cut down the detached portion of nail by clipping it. You may want to protect it with covering by bandaid.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Seb K's: Seborrheic Keratoses are benign growths that can grow on any skin surface, head to feet. They don't usually cause "hair loss" but can displace some ha ... Read More
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