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What are your treatment options for seborrhic keratosis?

What are your treatment options for seborrhic keratosis?

See: Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/seborrheic-keratosis/basics/treatment/con-20028396

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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What are the latest treatments for seborrheic keratosis?

Seborrheic keratosis: The most common options for treatment of seborrheic keratoses are: cryotherapy (freezing), just scraping them off (you could usually do this at home, or a partner could), or burning. Freezing is the most commonly utilized technique. ...Read more

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Was told I have seborrheic keratosis on shaft. How do you treat or cure this issue? Is it rare to have this on the penis? Dermatologist want to freeze

Many options: The best news is that seborrhaic keratosis is a benign issue. Treatment depends on the lesion size. Alternatives include cryotherapy (freezing), excision, laser therapy or cautery. Talk to your doctor about risks and benefits of each ...Read more

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What are the best home treatments for sebborheic keratoses?

What are the best home treatments for sebborheic keratoses?

Several...: But first, if you have a sudden outbreak of many seborrheic keratoses, it may be a warning of an internal cancer. Your physician knows how to screen for this. I'd recommend a physician's care, though I know people who remove them themselves with dry ice, and I've always wondered whether the folk cure of vitamin e from a capsule works. ...Read more

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Treatment for keratosis pilaris?

Keratosis pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is often treated with topical exfoliants, topical retinoids or laser Therapy. ...Read more

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Keratosis pilaris is there any treatment for it?

Keratosis pilaris is there any treatment for it?

KP tx: There are some rx meds, but this condition is a skin type, not a disease. It is not cureable.
I like the otc/beauty line by dermadoctor called kp duty. The keys of treatment are exfolliation and emollients.
If otc doesn't help I would consider seeing the doctor. ...Read more

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I have keratosis pilaris. What is the best treatment for it?

I have keratosis pilaris. What is the best treatment for it?

See below: Topical steroids like this are effective in this condition. Also moisturizing cream (like kera lotion or eucerin) can also help. ...Read more

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I have keratosis pilaris. What sorts of treatment can I get?

I have keratosis pilaris. What sorts of treatment can I get?

KP tx: There are some rx meds, but this condition is a skin type, not a disease. It is not cureable.
I like the otc/beauty line by dermadoctor called kp duty. The keys of treatment are exfolliation and emollients.
If otc doesn't help I would consider seeing the doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for keratosis pilaris? I know it can't be completely cured, but what can help?

What is the best treatment for keratosis pilaris? I know it can't be completely cured, but what can help?

Moisturieze: Do not scrub as it willo irritate and make it worse. Keep it well moisturized. Am lactin 12% is a good moisturizer because it contiains 12% Lactic Acid and penetrates and moisturizes from the inside and does not just sit on the surface. The skin has a fatty layer and needs something acidic to penetrate in order to provide the deeper layers with moisture. ...Read more

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I've tried many treatments over the years for keratosis pillars but unfortunately haven't found the right treatment till now. Please I need help thanks?

Sorry for your pligh: Unfortunately, there is no accurate answer fro your illness. Other than conventional topical care that you can tolerate, and manage yourself, there is no "magic bullet" to recommend to you.

I wish you well….and apologize for being unable to tell you more helpful information. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for solar keratosis?

What is the treatment for solar keratosis?

5fu, (fluorouracil)cryo, electrosur: This can be treated by 5fu, (fluorouracil) shoal raze or picaro creams. This can also be treated with cryoosurgy, electric needle, or phtodynamic therapy with levulan. Treatment will vary by number and choice of physician. Use suns rene and schedule regular followups to prevent surgery in future, and early dec tion of skin cancer. ...Read more

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What is best treatment for verrucous keratosis-benign main problem pt has, is itching?

What is best treatment for verrucous keratosis-benign main problem pt has, is itching?

Dr. Treatment: There is really nothing you can do at home. But a dermatologist or other dr. With special equipment can destroy the spot for youl. It may take more than one treatment to completely destroy it. ...Read more

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Hello is there a difference in manifestations and treatment of keratosis pilaris and phrynoderma? Thanks

Hello is there a difference in manifestations and treatment of keratosis pilaris and phrynoderma? Thanks

Dermatology: Keratosis pilaris or chicken skin, a common, autosomal dominant, genetic follicular condition manifested by rough, slightly red, bumps on skin most often on the back and outer sides of the arm can also occur on the thighs, hands, and tops of legs, sides, buttocks. Phrynoderma is a follicular hyperkeratosis probably due to deficiency of vitamin a or of essential fatty acids & may be confused. ...Read more

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Can laser treatment work for keratosis pilaris?

Maybe: Keratosis pilaris is an unrelenting condition that never goes away. Lasers don't actually work get rid of it. However, microdermabrasion, ipl, and fractionated lasers can help to flatten it out and make it appear better. In theory, if you remove hair follicles the keratosis pilaris can't occur but I have not seen great results. ...Read more

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Is keratosis pilaris cureble with treatment in homeopathy?

Keratosis pilaris: There is no 1 homeopathic remedy that cures all cases of this condition, but consitutional homeopathic treatment may help. A skin problem is only one expression of a deep level disturbance. You can work with an experienced homeopath who will take your whole case & prescribe accordingly; selection will be based on your whole being. Omega-3 and vitamin a supplementation may help too. ...Read more

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What if there's still a lesion after cryotherapy treatment for seborrheic keratosis?

What if there's still a lesion after cryotherapy treatment for seborrheic keratosis?

Usually is: At least postinflammatory pigmentation. Keep an eye on it and repeat as necessary. These things basically don't ever turn malignant. ...Read more

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I have keratosis pilaris in chest and arms, what is the treatment for it?

I have keratosis pilaris in chest and arms, what is the treatment for it?

Keratosis Pilaris: Bumpy skin on arms, thighs, trunk is called keratosis pilaris and can also commonly occur on the cheeks. Scrubbing often just makes it red and irritated, picking can leave scars. A lotion containing 12% Lactic Acid can help dissolve away the bumps, but it can take a few weeks to work. ...Read more