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Would regular sunlight exposure or heat help fade sebaceous prominence (on the penis).

Would regular sunlight exposure or heat help fade sebaceous prominence (on the penis).

No : Sebaceous glands tend to enlarge with regular ultraviolet light exposure. Also, the skin of the genital area is susceptible to sun damage and regular sun exposure may increase the risk of skin cancer. When we give uv treatments for various skin conditions, the genital area is carefully and completely covered. ...Read more

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What is on my penis? After having sexual intercourse without a condom, I have noticed pimples on my lower shaft of my penis. I have been googling the possibilities and i believe it is sebaceous prominence. The only difference is that those pictures are t

What is on my penis? After having sexual intercourse without a condom, I have noticed pimples on my lower shaft of my penis. I have been googling the possibilities and i believe it is  sebaceous prominence. The only difference is that those pictures are t

Oh NO! It's the drea: I'll bet that headline caught your eye! really, without an examination, no online consultant can give you help. Except to tell you to use a condom when you are having sex with a partner that could infect you with an std. Unprotected sex makes you a parent, or a man who worries about stds. If your partner is absolutely safe and monogamous, then see a doctor for accurate diagnosis. Be safe out there. ...Read more

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Are there any cures for sebaceous hyperplasia?

Are there any cures for sebaceous hyperplasia?

Botox: Botox indian effective way to control this with injections of high-dose units into the hair follicles of the armpits. ...Read more

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How are sebaceous cysts treated? How are the average sebaceous cysts commonly treated? .

How are sebaceous cysts treated? How are the average sebaceous cysts commonly treated?

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Typically : Typically they are surgically removed and submitted for microscopic diagnosis by a specialist. Depending upon their location and size it may be done under local or general anesthesia. ...Read more

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Can sebaceous cysts bleed?

Can sebaceous cysts bleed?

If traumatized: It would be rare for a cyst to bleed unless infected or traumatized in some way. A bleeding lesion should be examined and biopsied by your physician. ...Read more

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What causes recurring sebaceous cysts on my head?

What causes recurring sebaceous cysts on my head?

Sebaceous Cysts: Sebaceous cysts are collections of sebum that occur within a gland. They can be walled (completely within the gland) or ruptured (when the gland pops). Sometimes they will drain spontaneously, are lanced or are surgically removed. Surgical removal is the best way to prevent recurrence. Some people are prone to these and will form multiple sebaceous cysts. The scalp is a common area for this. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of sebaceous cysts and tumour?

What are the symptoms of sebaceous cysts and tumour?

Skin lump, infection: A sebaceous cyst is a firm round nodule deep in the skin which results from accumulated oil (or sebum). This is usually due to a minor injury to the skin. The cyst gradually gets larger and then, radomly, can become infected when germs find their way in and multiply in the old oil. This causes pain, redness and rapid enlargement and, eventually, rupture. Removal is best if definitely enlarging. ...Read more

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May topicort LP be used on sebaceous cysts?

May topicort LP be used on sebaceous cysts?

Won't help: A sebaceous cyst is a plugged skin structure , it usually contains an oily substance..See a doctor if the cyst is big, painful, unsightly or infected..They can be treated by removal or inscision. ...Read more