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Is there any topical or oral medication for xanthelams ( i don't want surgery or liser)?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Xanthelasma?: You are quite young for these. These yellowish plaques tend to occur around the eye and are sometimes indicative of hypercholesterolemia. If your cholesterol is elevated you might benefit from treatment and maybe the xanthelasma will improve.
Answered on Dec 23, 2012
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