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Psoriasis causes and treatments?

Psoriasis causes and treatments?

Psoriasis: Long topic requiring a visit to a website: https://www.Psoriasis.Org/about-psoriasis/symptoms-and... About psoriasis symptoms and diagnosis. This should answer any and all questions you may have about psoriasis. ...Read more

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Mask Of Pregnancy (Definition)

Mask of Pregnancy, or Melasma, is a dark skin discoloration that appears on sun-exposed ...Read more


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Hi, can a laser treatment cause melasma?Hi, can a laser treatment CAUSE melasma?

Hi, can a laser treatment cause melasma?Hi, can a laser treatment CAUSE melasma?

Melasma: Melasma is usually caused by hormonal changes causing darkening of the skin. Laser therapy is often used to treat melasma. Initially after laser treatment the skin will get darker until it sloughs and heals. ...Read more

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What are the folliculitis causes , cure and treatment?

What are the folliculitis causes , cure and treatment?

See below: Please consult this site for information on this topic: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/folliculitis/basics/definition/CON-20025909 For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Causes and treatment of snoring?

Causes and treatment of snoring?

Snoring remedies: . Sleeping on one's back is one of the primary causes of snoring because the jaw and tongue drop back blocking the airway. Wearing a t shirt with a tennis ball sewed into a pocket on the back will keep you from this position. If overweight, losing weight can also help because the tongue decreases in size too. See an ENT to make sure there aren't any airway obstructions. Wear breathe rite strips. ...Read more

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Diagnosis and treatment of acne rosacea?

Diagnosis and treatment of acne rosacea?

Various: See a dermatologist. Best treatment to be determined by exam. Response to treatment and tolerance of treatment are then evaluated, with adjustment if needed. Begin with precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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What the causes and cures for chelitis?

What the causes and cures for chelitis?

Cure depends : Cheiliis is commonly caused by vitamin deficiency (b12), yeast like candida (especially in people with dentures), iron deficiency. The treatment depends which is the cause. Other things can look like chili this such as infection (herpes), allergies, and even cancers of the lip. ...Read more

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What are the causes and treatment of chronic hives?

What are the causes and treatment of chronic hives?

Causes rarely known: We rarely find the cause for hives that last longer than 4 weeks. Individual hives last less than 24 hours and don't leave any scars are usually benign (not due to some bad disease), even if they are very itchy and make you miserable. Initial treatment is with high doses of antihistamines. If unsuccessful, there are protocols as to how to proceed. See a board-certified allergist/immunologist. ...Read more

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Causes of headaches and treatment?

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Causes of headaches and treatment?

Headache- 200 types: In 2004, the International Headache Society published the Classification and Diagnostic Criteria for Headache Disorders. There are more than 200 types of headaches. Visit AHS for more information: http://www.americanheadachesociety.org/ ...Read more

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Impotence causes and treatment?

Impotence causes and treatment?

LOTS!!: Many many reasons. Ask your doctor about any medications that you currently are taking that could have impotence as a side effect. May need a sleep study that can help to determine the cause as to whether it is physical vs psychological. Blood work to check testosterone levels. So you can see a lot goes into this answer. Please see your physician as it may be treatable. ...Read more

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What are the causes and treatment for prominent eyes?

What are the causes and treatment for prominent eyes?

Graves: This can be hereditary, but a thyroid issues called graves disease can also cause issues. I would recommend an evaluation with an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What is the cause and treatment for keloid?

What is the cause and treatment for keloid?

We don't really know: Why someone gets a keloid. There needs to be some sort of injury or reason for irritation in a person with that tendency. Treatments include, steroid injection, pressure therapy, excision, and radiation. Discuss this with a dermatologist or plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for skin pigmentation disorder?

What is the treatment for skin pigmentation disorder?

Depends: On what the disorder is. See a dermatologist for diagnosis and options. Also consider chinese medicine. I have seen some dramatic improvements with herbs that balance the body ...Read more

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What are the treatment options for xeroderma pigmentosum?

What are the treatment options for xeroderma pigmentosum?

Careful observation: This congenital condition requires sun avoidance and very close observation by an experienced dermatologist and/or plastic surgeon. Suspicious lession must be monitored and biopsies are essential to rule out malignancy. ...Read more

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What are the causes and treatments for prominent eyes?

What are the causes and treatments for prominent eyes?

Bulging eyes: Bulging eyes can be normal or due to thyroid exophthalmos, orbital tumors, bony orbital abnormalities. Go see an eye doctor to determine the cause and initiate proper treatment. Most issues can be corrected. ...Read more

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What are the cures and causes for skin allergy?

What are the cures and causes for skin allergy?

Several: Allergic skin rashes can be caused by: contact dermatitis from poison ivy, rubber, nickel, fragrance, make up, preservatives, etc. Contact hives is hives that occur with direct contact with an allergy--spilled food or saliva from the lick of a pet. The "cure" is avoidance of the particular allergen trigger. Barrier creams or ointments are partially effective. Medications treat symptoms. ...Read more

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I need more explanation on hypertension exacerbation. Treatments and causes?

I need more explanation on hypertension exacerbation. Treatments and causes?

Many causes: The usual suspects are excess dietary salt, use of NSAIDs, sleep apnea, malabsorbtion or interference with prescribed anti-hypertensive medication, licorice. Less common but to be excluded: new onset renal disease. I ask patients to purchase a BP cuff and keep a home diary of BPs taken at complete rest. If HTN is confirmed, I start a gradual upward titration of medication until BP is acceptable. ...Read more

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What are common cquses of scalp psoriasis? And what are the treatment options, management and cure?

What are common cquses of scalp psoriasis? And what are the treatment options, management and cure?

Scalp Psoriasis: No one knows the cause of psoriasis. Scalp psoriasis occurs mainly in women. There is no cure, as yet, for this baffling skin ailment. There are several shampoos that can help, not cure, your condition. Shampoos with tar, daily, have been known to help. Treatment options would be: see a dermatologist! he or she can give you the proper management options. ...Read more

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What is gastrointeritis? Possible causes, treatment and prevention?

What is gastrointeritis? Possible causes, treatment and prevention?

Stomach bug: Gastroenteritis is medical term for stomach flu. The most common cause is viral and not serious. Less commonly it is caused by bacteria like ecoli & can become life threatening. The most important thing is to keep hydrated and limit the portion size of foods. Blood in stool or vomit or not being able to keep things down, see a doctor immediately! prevent it with good hygiene and food choices. ...Read more

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What are the causes, symptoms and treatment for hypothermia and heat stroke?

What are the causes, symptoms and treatment for hypothermia and heat stroke?

Thermal: Hypothermia caused by more cold than system can handle. Heat stroke is the other end more heat than the system can handle. They both have weakness and confusion as prominent symptoms. For cold gradual rewarding and vice versa. Hydration is important for both. ...Read more

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