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Can Chronic Acne Be Sign Of Infection In Lupus Patients
Dear sir, I have discoid lupus sypmtoms in my whole body nd extreme blood comes out from acne type spots. How can I get perminant relief from it ?
A common human skin disease characterized by areas of scaly red skin (seborrhea) with blackheads/whiteheads (comedones) , pinheads (papules), large papules (nodules), pimples & possibly scarring. Occurs mostly on face, upper chest & back. Treated with benzoyl peroxide, salicylic ...Read more
Given minocycline for acne. Read side effects & wondered how can it cause Thyroid cancer & Lupus. Asked Dr. & he had no idea. Rare side effects?
My doctor put me on minocin for my acne but i'm nervous of side effects and drug induced lupus. Are these very rare? I've been on this drug years ago.
I have chronic acne like eruptions caused by something. Dermatophytic infection is my latest docs theory. All i know is very ugly very painful. Help.!
Immediately following a severe jaw pain bout, I have had a large acne breakout localized over that section of my jaw. Outer sign of inner infection?
Can lupus cause ear pain? Bad right ear pain twice and no infection or signs of anything causing pain. Antibiotic ear drops did not work either..
Positive ANA Titer 1:80 Homogenous in my 10 year old daughter. Chronic fatigue and repeat kidney infections. Could it be Pediatric Systemic Lupus?
ANA: The ANA, antinuclear antibody, is a nonspecific test that might suggest a connective tissue disorder, but might not. I'm wondering why the test was sent. In any case, given the result, it would be reasonable for your provider to either send off a more complete panel of tests, or refer your daughter to a Rheumatologist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not necessarily: We often treat it as an infection. However the primary problem is inflammation in the sebaceous glands of the skin that may cause obstruction and/or cyst formation. This is commonly associated with bacterial colonization (not necessarily infection) that may cause the inflammation to become worse. Antibiotics may help to ease the bacterial overgrowth but treatment requires addressing the oil glands. ...Read more
I'm having acne on my chest area.. Is it some kind of infection related? It's getting worse day by day..
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Lupus erythematosus is a name given to a collection of autoimmune diseases, in which the human immune system becomes hyperactive and attacks normal, healthy tissues.Symptoms of these diseases can affect many different body systems, including joints, skin, kidneys, blood ...Read more
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