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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Condon Hughes
40 years experience Dermatopathology
Thousands!: The skin is the largest organ of the body, and there are over a thousand named diseases.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Skin diseases: Consider Argyria, Erythropoietic protoporphyria, Harlequin ichthyosis & Blau syndrome. There are very nice photos that came off of this CBS articl ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
20 years experience Dermatology
See dermatologist : See a dermatologist to check the area and recommend appropriate treatments. Most scalp conditions are treated with a combination of medicated shampoo ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francesco Cabrera
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Some are inherited.: An afflicted first degree relative with malignant melanoma puts you at a higher risk for developing this bad skin cancer. Always use sun block with a ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Skin diseases: Acne, warts, eczema, rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis are some of the more common conditions.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Skin diseases: Skin diseases = disorder affecting the outermost layer of tissue cover the body.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Golder Wilson
Specializes in Clinical Genetics
Yes in most cases: Skin disorders like congenital ichthyosis (fish skin) can be inherited.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Skin dis./Stress: Some common ones are eczema & psoriasis.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Healthy skin: Carrots, Kale, Lemons, Ginger, Parsley, Beets & Watercress are excellent for helping to keep skin healthier.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
24 years experience Dermatology
Lichen planopilaris: Lpp for short, is looked upon as lichen planus of the hair follicle. It can be suspected clinically but a biopsy is often performed to confirm the dia ... Read More

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