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what is molluscum contagiosum its little bumps red surface white head

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Molluscum : Molluscum contagiosum is a viral infection of the skin. It causes pearly lesions or bumps. I don't know what the cause if of the lesion you are describing.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
Below : Below is a classic picture of molluscum and treatment options. I hope that helps.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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Molluscum: Sure it is possible for an adult to get this viral disease. But before you get all worried about it, see a doctor to get it diagnosed and treated.
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Skin conditions: Might be the same and it might be a totally different skin condition. Do they look exactly similar? You might want to see the dermatologist for a firm ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Let's ask...: It would be surprising for a lone molluscum "dimple wart" to stay around for four years unchanged, and it's difficult to get this in a public washroom ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Easy does it: Look. Molluscum is trivial. If your fiance hasn't figured out how to remove these little lesions with dry ice or other simple measures, please learn a ... Read More

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