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Keratosis seborrheic treatment

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramsay Kuo
Urology 26 years experience
Many options: The best news is that seborrhaic keratosis is a benign issue. Treatment depends on the lesion size. Alternatives include cryotherapy (freezing), exc... Read More

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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Several...: But first, if you have a sudden outbreak of many seborrheic keratoses, it may be a warning of an internal cancer. Your physician knows how to screen f... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Keratosis pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is often treated with topical exfoliants, topical retinoids or laser Therapy.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
No: It is cosmetic in appearance and does not commonly itch.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
See below: Topical steroids like this are effective in this condition. Also moisturizing cream (like kera lotion or eucerin) can also help.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Moisturieze: Do not scrub as it willo irritate and make it worse. Keep it well moisturized. Am lactin 12% is a good moisturizer because it contiains 12% Lactic Aci... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
Okay: I have patients use tazorac (tazarotene) and Elocon but it can be treated with a urea or salicylic acid cream also. Yes it can appear in later life.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
5fu, (fluorouracil)cryo, electrosur: This can be treated by 5fu, (fluorouracil) shoal raze or picaro creams. This can also be treated with cryoosurgy, electric needle, or phtodynamic ther... Read More
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Dr. Treatment: There is really nothing you can do at home. But a dermatologist or other dr. With special equipment can destroy the spot for youl. It may take more th... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Dermatology: Keratosis pilaris or chicken skin, a common, autosomal dominant, genetic follicular condition manifested by rough, slightly red, bumps on skin most of... Read More

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