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Causes Of Syringoma
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
Does erruptive syringoma get ever get better?, or does it stay and more appear throughout you life?
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
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