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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yellow spots by eyes: These are made of macrophages (scavenger cells) filled with lipids. No one really understands them, and probably too much has been made of their conne ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Unlikely: Usual xanthelasmas are due to excessive fats in blood and that needs to be addressed by your doctor. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Mathew
58 years experience Cardiology
No: There are no home remedies for xanthalasma! garlic will not help.U need antlilpedemic drugs to prevent recurrence after surgery if u have hyperlipedim ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Miller
10 years experience Family Medicine
Lower cholesterol: Xanthelasma is a small lesion on the eyelid filled with cholesterol. They occur in people with really high cholesterol. This can be from diet or an in ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Of course: Despite the pop wisdom, the correlation between xanthelasma (fatty deposits near the eyes) and having high cholesterol is only slight. Anecdotally, i' ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
29 years experience Family Medicine
Dermatologist: Dr Jacques van Wyk is a dermatologist in Paarl that can help you with this. You should also see your regular physician to check your cholesterol leve ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
NO: There are treatments at a dermatologist office, usually scraping off the deposits, leaving scabs which heal in 10 days. More important you need a bloo ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Wart remover: I wouldn't use a wart remover on xanthelasma.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: Surgical excision is the only way to get rid of xanthelasma. This can be done in the office.

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