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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
27 years experience Dermatology
Dermatomyositis: Both Dermatologists and Rheumatologists evaluate and treat patients with Dermatomyositis. You may take her to either specialist.
Dr. Robin Rosenberg
44 years experience General Surgery
Rheumatology: rheumatology
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
If already diagnosed: i would see rheumatologist for symptomatic relief

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Dermatopathology: Dermatopathology is a sub-specialty of pathology. Pathologists, as a general rule, spend most of their time in a lab...Looking at specimens sent to th ... Read More
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Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
9 years experience Dermatology
Several: Dermpath doctors can come from a background in either dermatology or pathology. They examine the biopsy specimens that physicians send them to underst ... Read More
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
One looks at slides : The dermatologist treats skin. A dermatopathologist looks at biopsy slides. They help dermatologists diagnose skin disease.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
May need 2nd course: You may benefit from a second course of Accutane to control the problem.
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Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
Accutane doesn't: always clear your acne. If hormones are a big cause of your acne then birth control pills or spironolactone works better. I would not do laser until y ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Not appropriate Dx: PCOS is characterized by 1) irregular periods, 2) high androgen levels (in blood), and/or 3) many small ovarian follicle cysts on ultrasound. These ar ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Urethral wart: You're the gentleman with the wart in your urethra, right? It's not going to turn into cancer, but you need to get it frozen or removed surgically. Th ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
47 years experience Dermatology
Yes, see dermatologi: There are several types of topical Tx for seb derm. Would suggest that you see dermatologist for confirmation of dx and then tx with either cortisone ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Nolix: Nolix is a medium strength corticosteroid cream or ointment, and as such is to be used on the face only if your physician or dermatologist recommends ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
I wouldn't: Recommendations are made based on the exam & shaped by the experiences of the physician. It is not unusual for 2 physicians practicing the same sp ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
34 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
NP vs PA: Nps and pas may overlap in many aspects of being physician extenders. Nurse practicianers obtain a bachelors degree in nursing and then additional tra ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Helps the surgeon: Surgery is very complicated and the surgeon needs to be assisted in the use of some of the instruments.

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