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preventing sebaceous hyperplasia

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Rayson
29 years experience Pathology
Botox: Botox indian effective way to control this with injections of high-dose units into the hair follicles of the armpits.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
33 years experience Pathology
Excision: Unfortunately, there are no medications that will decrease sebaceous gland hyperplasia. Usually on the nose, forehead or scalp as the most common loca ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
19 years experience Dermatology
Destruction : Treatments are mostly mechanical. Lesions tend to recur unless the entire unit is destroyed or excised. Risk of permanent scarring must be considered ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danielle DeHoratius
19 years experience Dermatology
No: They will usually not go away on their own, occasionally dermatologist can try some cosmetic things to reduce the lesions.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
I have not seen: any response to copper peptides for the treatment of seb hyp
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes indeed: Good luck. Your dermatology soecialust is your best guide
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
41 years experience Dermatology
None: There are very limited options in the treatment of sebaceous hyperplasia. Your dermatologist can lightly burn the top off, but they will probably come ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: Not enough info to make a diagnosis, Advise you to see your doctor for an evaluation.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Try retinoic acid: A retinoic acid derivative may help. You are free to consider this "natural" as it's basically vitamin A. Sebaceous hyperplasia really doesn't require ... Read More

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