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Does Thyroid Disease Cause Seborrheic Dermatitis
You can have problems with they thyroid making too much or too little thyroid hormone. You can also have problems with it being too large (goiter) of having nodules or cysts in it. There are also occasional thyroid cancers. Most thyroid problems can be easily diagnosed and treated ...Read more
Seborrheic derm: Seborrheic dermatitis a common, harmless, scaling rash affecting the face, scalp and other areas. It occurs most often where the skin is oily. Although it can be very persistent, treatment with regular use of antifungal agents and intermittent use of topical steroids can keep it under control. See a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. Read more
I have been diagnose with seborrheic dermatitis and it has caused hypopigmentataion spots on my face what can I do please help?
Hypopigmentation: Anytime there is inflammation on the skin especially in darker skin, there could be hypo or hyperpigmentation (light or dark spots) left behind. This typically resolves with time unless further inflammation occurs. A proper diagnosis and treatment plan should be conducted by a skin doctor. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can bananas trigger my seborrheic dermatitis? I read somewhere that banana can make dandruff worse I'm really scared cause I just got rid of my dandr
No evidence of it: There is no scintific evidence that is so. Read more
Flaky brown skin in my cheeks. ..possible causes? (I have seborrheic dermatitis, but flaky skin is normally white) Harm or affect facial hair grow?
Flaky brown skin: May be eczema (especially since you have seborrheic dermatitis) or fungal. Consider miosturizing with coconut oil, or may need prescription treatment with lotrisone antifungal/ steroid. Short term should not have effects but if scarring may have effects f/u/ w/ doc Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For what reasons haven't they found a cure (or even discovered the true cause) for seborrheic dermatitis?
Seborrheic dermatiti: There are more than one cause for seborrheic dermatitis. A common cause is due to the following mechanism. An organism malassezia furfur lives in the oil glands in many people. However some people become allergic to the organism. Once allergic (like with poison ivy) you will be allergic forever. Redness, scaling, itching are symptoms of the inflammatory reaction. Read more
1. Can the hair caused by seborrheic dermatitis regrow? How long does it take? 2. What kind of foods that cause seborrheic dermatitis
Can seborrheic dermatitis cause pustules and papules? I've been diagnosed with seb derm but can't find any information about this.
Usually not: Please consult this site for authoritative information on this topic. Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/seborrheic-dermatitis/basics/definition/CON-20031872 Read more
Steroids indented my smile lines, caused hyperpigmentation. Had it since I was a kid. How do you fix this + seborrheic dermatitis on the chin?
See dermatologist: See dermatologist to discuss treatment options.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can seborrheic dermatitis or psoriasis cause skin cancer? I've been dealing with sd for about 2 yrs, better managing it. Afraid of cancer though.
No: They do not cause skin cabcer.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it true picking at sores from Seborrheic dermatitis on scalp cause skin cancer bc they don't get chance to heal? I try not to but it's hard.
No: Seborrheic dermatitis does not cause hair loss, but there are other skin conditions that can do that. Hair loss can also be caused by underlying medical problems, like a thyroid disorder, or can be caused by medications. You should see a dermatologist to have this checked out. Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What's the most effective way to encourage hair regrowth after patchy hair loss caused by seborrheic dermatitis?
A red, sometimes itchy rash with scales, related to dandruff. It often is present on the scalp and around the nose and eyebrows, but can also appear on the chest and under the arms. The yeast malassezia may play a role and many treatments target this yeast as well as the ...Read more
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