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Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Syringoma

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Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of syringoma?

Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of syringoma?

Syringoma: clusters of bumps near lower eyelids or armpits. They are overgrowth of cells from sweat glands. Laser is a treatment of choice. ...Read more

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Do syringomas have to be hard?

Usually firm: Most syringomas are firm bumps typically clustered on eyelids, armpits or genital areas. I haven't seen any that were soft. ...Read more

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What is the best way to remove a syringoma?

What is the best way to remove a syringoma?

Syringoma: Scissor excision with secondary intention healing electrocautery electrodesiccation and curettage carbon dioxide laser using the pinhole method of application or er:yag laser ablation fractionated carbon dioxide laser ablation cryotherapy. ...Read more

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Will exercising trigger more syringomas on the body?

Will exercising trigger more syringomas on the body?

No: Syringomas are not related to exercise or the release of hormones associated with exercise. Uv light is associated with their formation, however. ...Read more

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Is their any way to prevent eruptive syringoma?

No: If you don't like them, they are easily removed by any dermatologist. ...Read more

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How to cure or prevent a syringoma?

How to cure or prevent a syringoma?

Laser: Syringomas are harmless sweat duct tumors, typically found clustered on eyelids, although they may also be found in the armpits, umbilicus, or vulva they are skin-colored or yellowish firm rounded bumps, 1-3 mm in diameter, and may be confused with xanthelasma. They may be removed with erbium or carbon dioxide lasers. ...Read more

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Please help! what is the cure for syringoma?

Please help! what is the cure for syringoma?

Syringoma: Syringoma is a glandular proliferation. There is no cure, per se, but laser therapy may improve the appearance. ...Read more

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Can betnovate be used for erruptive syringoma?

Can betnovate be used for erruptive syringoma?

Not for the face: There is no standard treatment for syringomas. Options are abundant and generally unsatisfactory. None eliminates the risk of recurrence. I have treated a few patients with Erbium laser with acceptable cosmetic results. Betnovate is a topical steroid (do not use on the face). Repeated use can cause atrophy of the skin ...Read more