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On my cheeks there are reddish-brown lines that's like a drawing(shaped like a small smiley face).please help im scared of what it signifies.

On my cheeks there are reddish-brown lines that's like a drawing(shaped like a small smiley face).please help im 
scared of what it signifies.

Picture is worth...: at least a diagnosis. Rashes can be hard without a picture and some basic information but typically a rash described like this is from a virus and benign (not serious), thinking Fifth's disease, Coxsackie, Roseola Lyme disease is a potential if geographically makes sense ...Read more

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Can a pear shaped woman gain weight in her face?

Can a pear shaped woman gain weight in her face?

Yews: The overall shape of a person depends on many factors: genetic, hormonal, dietary. Regardless of the shape of your body, additional weight is commonly associated with increased facial fulllness. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: moon face?

What is the definition or description of: moon face?

Moon Facies: It is a full face caused by intake of corticosteroids (cortisone) or by increased production of cortisone by the body. See the picture. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have cushings without any other symptoms other than moon face?

Is it possible to have cushings without any other symptoms other than moon face?

Cushings syndrome: Moon face is one of the very common symptom of the Cushings syndrome, but not the only symptoms. The diagnosis is made with symptom complex and laboratory abnormalities in the right clinical setting. Moon face could be mimicked with facial edema and sinus problems also. ...Read more

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My infant seems to have or be developing an abnormally shaped head. What should I do?

My infant seems to have or be developing an abnormally shaped head. What should I do?

Tummy time: Tummy time is the answer for most of these things especially if the flattening is symmetrical and on the back of the head. However see your doctor before we make those types of assumptions, he may have a little bit of trouble turning his head in both directions all the way. These are usually mild problems and stretching resolves it along with tummy time. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my newborn to have an oddly shaped head?

Is it normal for my newborn to have an oddly shaped head?

Yes: The newborn skull is often slightly misshapen (the classic look is that of a cone head) after birth. This is due to the skull bones being squeezed during the vaginal birthing process. This is a normal occurrence, and the skull bones will settle on their own within a few weeks. ...Read more

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Can children with autism have a bigger shaped head?

Can children with autism have a bigger shaped head?

No: Unless there is an underlying case of macrocephaly from hydrocephalus the "standard" autistic child has a smiler size head to anyone else. ...Read more

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Round/oval shaped rashes on face, is there any help for me?

See a dermatologist: There are a number of things this could be. Fungal infection is possible among them. You really should see a dermatologist to formally evaluate this. ...Read more

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I get bullied because I have a weird shaped head..Is there a way that i can get a round head?

I get bullied because I have a weird shaped head..Is there a way that i can get a round head?

Craniofacial center: In theory, you can get your head reshaped if you want to deal with the process.Contact a craniofacial center where they have a team of specialists that work with the patients.It is most often done in early childhood, but could be done later.The process requires that they cut up your skull and re-arrange the plates.It is major surgery & requires a significant recovery period.(ICU,extended recovery) ...Read more