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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
No as disc space : Narrowing is a sign of us aging in terms of the spine which has been demonstrated to begin as early as 10 years of age with males showing signs on x-r ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience Dermatology
Thin skin: More details about your problem are needed. Where is the thin skin. How do you know that it is thinner than normal?
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience Radiology
Easy bruising: Or friable skiin or easy lacerations.... Or abarasions. I would consult a dermatologist or perhaps a wound specialist if you have a wound.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Thin Skin: Skin is the outer layer of tissue on the body. Thin skin means that there is little depth or thickness. However, this may be referring to being overly ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sherris
32 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Retin-A: Retin-a may thicken skin. But, if very thin nothing can make it dramatically thicker.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Nutrition: Your skin, is actually an organ of your body and it responds to food, or the lack of food. And it may not just be your skin that is thin, it may also ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Vitamin C: One way to thicken skin to to apply a compounded medication called vitamin c palmitate 30%. Fibroblasts need vitamin c in order to produce collagen. O ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Phimosis: Soiunds like you have phimosis, where th foreskin is too tight. This is easily treated depending on ur age and desires. See a doctor as it won't go aw ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Many possibilities.: Sudden onset of skin thinning can be caused by an overactive thyroid, or one of several other hormonal problems. I don't know what "fat coming out of ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kamel Sadek
24 years experience Family Medicine
Not correct: Steroid creams are usually weak formulation of steroids and with limited and intermittent use, it does not cause thinning of the skin. Steroid ointmen ... Read More
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