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Red skin is a symptom in which part or all of a person's skin is redder than normal. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, inflammation, infection, hormonal changes, nerve problems, ...Read more
Serious Problem: Ten (toxic epidermal necrolysis) and (sjs) steven johnson syndrome are the same illness and only are separated by the percentage of body surface area involved. Erythema multiform is usually a much more limited problem. Ten/sjs can be caused by many things, and results in sloughing off of the skin in large areas and can cause severe infection, fluid loss and death. ...Read more
Cbc, chem,sed rate all normal. I have erythema multiforme. Is it good everything in blood is normal ? what does it rule out? biopsies sent , miserable, using Clobetasol. Third day blisters worse.
EM: Erythema Multiforme is a type of hypersensitivity dermatitis. It can be a result of multiple factors, however HSV is the most common associated cause. If your mucous membranes, lips, mouth, eyes are not involved, then it's usually a lot less serious and easier to manage. It seems like your doctor is doing a good job and has performed blood work and biopsies. Stay in close contact with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pulsed Dye Laser: Pulsed dye laser is an excellent choice for the treatment of facial rosacea. The treatment is very effective and is not painful. It has very little downtime and is done in the office. This should be combined with sun protection. In my opinion, the syneron/candela v-beam perfecta laser is the best pdl. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'vee read that a recently developed erythema ab igni is reversible when stoppng exposure to the source of heat.. Is ths true?!
Yes, if early: Hello, this does depend on how early you catch it. If you notice the changes in skin very soon after using heat, your skin can recover after a period of time. However, if you have caused too much damage to the deeper layers of skin, you may always have this discoloration. The risk of developing skin cancer will also decrease over time with discontinued use if caught early. I hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Redness is a symptom in which part or all of a person's body has a redder color than normal. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to inflammation, infection, hormonal changes, nerve problems, ...Read more
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