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Hi,My mother is getting some kind of extra skin growth in her novel may be by 8-7 months, but there is no kind of discharge, we consulted doctor and they its umbilical granuloma,needs to be operated,please sugest?

Hi,My mother is getting some kind of extra skin growth in her novel may be by 8-7 months, but there is no kind of discharge, we consulted doctor and they its umbilical granuloma,needs to be operated,please sugest?

Why/: YOU DO NOT NEED SURGERY FOR UMBILICAL GRANULOMA,IT CAN BE TAKING CARE OF IN OFFICE SETTING. THE QUESTION WILL BE ,WHY IS SHE HAVING THE GRANULOMA,IF SHE HAD A PREVIOUS SURGERY,THAT MIGHT EXPLAIN IT,IF NOT,STILL A MYSTERY.MY ADVISE GET A SECOND OPINION. ...Read more

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Are there treatments for granuloma anulari other than photo therapy and prednisone? Mine is spreading all over &turning purple

Are there treatments for granuloma anulari other than photo therapy  and prednisone? Mine is spreading all over &turning purple

Granuloma annulare: High potency topical or intralesional corticosteroids are the most common treatments prescribed for localized ga. Many systemic drugs have been used in the treatment of generalized ga, such as hydroxychloroquine, isotretinoin, or dapsone. Cyclosporine is reserved for severe, refractory cases. Topical calcineurin inhibitors such as tacrolimus or pimecrolimus can be tried as well. ...Read more

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Can granulomas diseases go way without treatment? ?

Maybe: There are numerous diseases which can form granulomas. The majority but not all require treatment. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for granuloma annulare?

What is the treatment for granuloma annulare?

Steroids: For localized type, potent topical steroid or intralesional injections, cryosurgery with liquid nitrogen, and nitrous oxide can be used. There are others like tacrolimus and Imiquimod creams which have been used for localized and generalized. As for generalized, the treatment of choice remains to be defined. ...Read more

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What is a treatment for granuloma annulare?

What is a treatment for granuloma annulare?

Depends: There are several types of ga. Sometimes topical steroids can be used, even intralesional steroids at times. However, the more common types of ga can and will get better slowly over time. I'd have a dermatologist take a look. ...Read more

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Is there a new treatment for granuloma annulare available involving anti-bacterals?

Is there a new treatment for granuloma annulare available involving anti-bacterals?

Not new: There was a small study in 2009 of triple antibiotic regimen for GA which had some success. It was recently repeated and, again, there was some improvement. Both used rifampin, ofloxacin, and minocycline. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1123031-treatment http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/dth.12159/abstract Let us know if it works for you, should you try it. ...Read more

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What is the homoeopathic treatment to 'pyogenic granuloma' under the chin?

See a physician: As the cause of the condition needs to be determined, a physician (surgeon) should be consulted for evaluation. ...Read more

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Granuloma at the angle of mouth was operated after biopsy we found out that it was scc how should we go ahead with the treatment

Granuloma at the angle of mouth was operated after biopsy we found out that it was scc how should we go ahead with the treatment

Skin Cancer: Squamous cell carcinoma is one of the most common forms of skin cancer. The form of treatment will depend on the size, tumor type, depth, your medical history, and preference of your physician. Depending on these factors, treatment may either surgical, locally destructive (e.g. Cryotherapy), or chemotherapy with topical and/or systemic drugs. Secondary prevention by sun avoidance is imperative. ...Read more

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