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What is syringoma? What causes it? What are the treatments? Is it safe to have it cautirize at the spa?

What is syringoma? What causes it? What are the treatments? Is it safe to have it cautirize at the spa?

Syringoma: It is a benign neoplasm most think associated with sweat or eccrine glands. However, it can be confused with other entities and required a sufficient biopsy to rule out anything malignant. It would be best to have a dermatologist look at it and biopsy it if necessary. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1059871-workup ...Read more

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Do syringomas have to be hard?

Usually firm: Most syringomas are firm bumps typically clustered on eyelids, armpits or genital areas. I haven't seen any that were soft. ...Read more

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What is the best way to remove a syringoma?

What is the best way to remove a syringoma?

Syringoma: Scissor excision with secondary intention healing electrocautery electrodesiccation and curettage carbon dioxide laser using the pinhole method of application or er:yag laser ablation fractionated carbon dioxide laser ablation cryotherapy. ...Read more

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Will exercising trigger more syringomas on the body?

Will exercising trigger more syringomas on the body?

No: Syringomas are not related to exercise or the release of hormones associated with exercise. Uv light is associated with their formation, however. ...Read more

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How to cure or prevent a syringoma?

How to cure or prevent a syringoma?

Laser: Syringomas are harmless sweat duct tumors, typically found clustered on eyelids, although they may also be found in the armpits, umbilicus, or vulva they are skin-colored or yellowish firm rounded bumps, 1-3 mm in diameter, and may be confused with xanthelasma. They may be removed with erbium or carbon dioxide lasers. ...Read more

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Please help! what is the cure for syringoma?

Please help! what is the cure for syringoma?

Syringoma: Syringoma is a glandular proliferation. There is no cure, per se, but laser therapy may improve the appearance. ...Read more

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Can betnovate be used for erruptive syringoma?

Can betnovate be used for erruptive syringoma?

Not for the face: There is no standard treatment for syringomas. Options are abundant and generally unsatisfactory. None eliminates the risk of recurrence. I have treated a few patients with Erbium laser with acceptable cosmetic results. Betnovate is a topical steroid (do not use on the face). Repeated use can cause atrophy of the skin ...Read more

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Where can I get naturalis cream for syringoma?

Creams don't work: Creams are generally not a good option for syringomas ...Read more