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Ear Psoriasis And Tinnitus
I have two lumps on side of neck one for a year the other just appeared and two behind ears.relation to psoriasis? They are itchy and hard what is thi
Likely not: The lesions you described do not appear to be from psoriasis. You may try some Hydrocortisone cream on them to see if it helps. If not , consult your doctor. I have seen this on some patients who have vitamin D3 deficiency and thus you should get a blood test to see if you are indeed low in this vitamin. ...Read more
An autoimmune disease involving the skin, nails, and occasionally the joints. It is not contagious. There are several types of skin lesions, most common variety being large red scaly itchy plaques on extensor surfaces such as elbows and knees. Psoriasis can be controlled by a wide variety of medications, but a cure has ...Read more
I have psoriasis inside my ear so i use harder qtips to itch inside , when in press hard I feel popping and hear cracking, what is this?
Hard to say...: Can't say without looking into your ear, but you should NOT use Q-tips in your ears & NEVER press hard. Q-tips will surely irritate the plaques & make them worse, not to mention added risk of skin damage, impaction, infection. You should see your doc, since 1) cracking/popping noises should be investigated, 2) ear psoriasis deserves special attention due to paucity of effective drugstore remedies. ...Read more
Reoccurring scales that build up inside my ear/inner shell/ in crease behind ear/ I can only remove scrubbing after a shower. psoriasis? treatment?
My lymph node behind my left ear is swollen & has been for about a year. I have a noninfected psoriasis patch also behind my left ear. What's wrong?
Maybe nothing: This is impossible to answer precisely without an examination. Have a doctor evaluate the node and determine if further testing needs to be done. ...Read more
Two lumps behind ear and on side of neck that are hard and itchy. I have psoriasis any relation? Three lumps just appeared one present for a year?
I have psoriasis in my ear and it is inflamed, I am using synalar (fluocinolone) otic. I am in pain, what can I do to bring the swelling down, and relieve the pain?
Sounds like infected: The pain and swelling could be caused by a bacterial or other infection. Those symptoms are not usually caused by the psoriasis. An anti-inflammatory might help the pain and swelling, but i think it'd be best to get medical attention. You might need an oral antibiotic or other precription medication(s). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I suffer from gastritis, anxiety, panic attacks, psoriasis (on my head) and i feel my ears closed and itchy. Any possible correlation among these?
Anxiety first.: Anxiety often affects skin and stomach. Addressing your anxiety is likely to alleviate your physical symptoms. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is very helpful with anxiety. In addition, there are many relaxation techniques. Guided meditation can also help a lot. Start with anxiety. You skin and stomach might follow. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I've got a psoriasis on my scalp and in my ears and behind i was prescribed a cream and have tried t gel shampoo but nothing is working?
Topical steroids: Scalp psoriasis is difficult to treat. There are several products that you need to try at the same time: ketoconazole or tar shampoo vitamin d foam or cream strong topical steroids nightime treatment to the scalp in a form of an oil or ointment that you can wash off in am see your dermatologist again don't give up. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my neck behind my ear gets really itchy sometimes . . could this be scalp psoriasis or ?
Dad&aunt had psoriasis and I have peeling reddish skin behind my ear by scalp line and stings when touched with water do I have psoriasis?
Possibly: See a drrmatologist for diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more
Dr's, have scalp psoriasis above ears and rear scalp. Seen derm.4 times. Recent prescription topicort spray. Not working.Have HIV on meds. Any other rx?
Second Opinion: It may be time to get a second opinion from a new dermatologist. Other thoughts I have is that this is more than psoriasis, such as a yeast infection. There are more treatment options than topical products for psoriasis, but they are very expensive and can have lots of side effects. In my office we would probably talk about getting a second expert's advice next. ...Read more
Do I have psoriasis, eczema, or something else? Is there any at-home treatments? I have a very itchy, red, bumpy rash behind both of my ears. It has showed up a couple days ago, around sunday, and i cannot afford a doctor right now to have it looked at. I
My brother has developed red oval flaky -itchy patches on his arm, leg, back, abdomen, scalp, ear and eye lash, genitals .. can this be psoriasis?
See Dermatologist: Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that may, among other areas, affect the scalp region. Depending on the severity of the psoriasis in general, and scalp psoriasis in particular, a dermatologist may use topical steroids and/or systemic therapy with medications such a Methotrexate or newer generation of medications generally referred as "biologics.". ...Read more
My husband has a rash on his head that looks like psoriasis what is the treatment for this please (it's been bleeding) thank you?
My husband has been diagnosed with psoriasis he has it head to toe. he use the cream from the Dr. Not helping he is miserable what can he do for it.
Dermatologist: If he was not seen by one,he should since there are other therapies besides creams. ...Read more
How to cure the fungus and psoriasis on the head? Pls advice the name of External lotion /medicine /shampoo
Try: this: coconut oil with sea salt, apply and later wash with herbal tree shampoo. ...Read more