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Is there ever a swelling groinnlymph node response to 3wks on flurocinimide and 2 of desonide to treat evolving porokeratosis w/underlyingChron.Inflam?
Hello I am a african american 23 year old male with porokeratosis on my face. My first lesion happened at 8 years old. Help please! ?
Porokeratosis: There are a number of variants of this disorder but it is rare on the face and in darker skinned individuals. See a dermatologist as the treatment is long term. Topical 5-fluorouracil Topical 5-fluorouracil can induce remission in all forms of porokeratosis.[61, 62] Treatment must be continued until a brisk inflammatory reaction is obtained. EnhaTopical 5-fluorouracil can induce remission in all ...Read more
Yes - several.: Disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis, is a benign condition which can occur more typically on the lower legs, but also other body areas as well. Common treatments include cryotherapy (freezing), keratolytics that contain urea or lactic acid, as well as actinic keratosis treatments such as zyclara, Picato or even the older generation of 5-fluorouracil. ...Read more
Does this sound like a corn? The bottom of my right heel is very painful to step on (sometimes). It has a small white patch in the center of it that feels very dry.
There's a piece of skin that grows in the crease of my toe and it hurts. When I take it out theres a hole and it keeps coming back . What can I do ?
See a doctor: Before you give yourself a problem. We can't see your lesion. Is it an ulcer your describing? Is it a lesion that may not be benign? Or is it something simpler like a keratin cyst or porokeratosis? Without seeing it, hard to say, but that's why there are doctors. Go see one. ...Read more
Need to see!: An inverted follicular keratosis (upside down seborrheic keratosis) is highly unlikely given the location. You could have a solitary wart that has become cystic (verucous cyst) or more likely a porokeratosis which is a callus (keratoma) that occurs within a sweat gland on the bottom of the foot . Regardless it needs to be seen to make the correct diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Have a small red bump on back of heel & has like white center. Very painful i've had it b4 it comes and goes. What could it be? It's as small as a pea
Foreign body or cyst: You have to rule out a foreign body which may have become embedded in the back of your heel, but there is more of a likelihood that it could be an inclusion cyst which can be painful. You should consider having it examined and biopsied which will basically take care of 2 things - it will remove the immediate problem and help determine what it is. See a podiatrist! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How do I tell the difference between a bunion and a callus and a corn? Pain where the tailors bunion is located, but looks like a callus. What is it?
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