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What is the most common approach to treating acne keloidalis?

What is the most common approach to treating acne keloidalis?

Laser, injections: Cortisone shots can help but will not remove it. Lasers can be used, either the carbon dioxide or erbium to flatten acne keloidalis . This will result in a denuded area which will require a healing time of about one week. ...Read more

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A very common skin condition that starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the ...Read more


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Please describe the most effective way to treat cystic acne?

Please describe the most effective way to treat cystic acne?

Isotretinoin: This is strong stuff, not cheap or pleasant, but is your best choice if this is really the problem. ...Read more

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What is the most effective treatment for pimple scars?

What is the most effective treatment for pimple scars?

Difficult: resurfacing fractional lasers help reduce the scars but a great result is only 50% improvement, deep chemical peels by a trained MD help as well. Dermadbrasion and possibly the dermapen can reduce the scars to a lesser degree ...Read more

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What is the most effective antibiotic to treat sinuitis?

What is the most effective antibiotic to treat sinuitis?

Various antibiotics: There are various antibiotics used for sinusitis depending on the individual patient history and circumstances. See a doctor for appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best medication to treat mild acne?

What is the best medication to treat mild acne?

I use clindamycin: Over-the-counter stuff doesn't work. I prefer topical Clindamycin with or without a retinoic acid derivative for starters. I add oral tetracycline or Erythromycin depending on what's right for the person should it be necessary. Dermatologists have the big guns for severe disease. Good luck. ...Read more

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What's the most effective way to treat acne?

What's the most effective way to treat acne?

And psychiatrist: Dr feinstein is quite correct in stating that Accutane stops acne best. But it has many significant side effects. You should have a mental health screening before using accutane. The most dangerous side effect is suicide. ...Read more

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What is the best way of treating minor to moderate comedonal acne?

What is the best way of treating minor to moderate comedonal acne?

Start topical: With many comedones, i start with topical Clindamycin plus a retinoic acid derivative. A woman is often cleared by the oral contraceptive pill. If it's harder to manage, i add a systemic antibiotic appropriate for the person. Dermatologists have the big guns. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the most effective way of treating sd seborrehic dermatitis and what is it exactly?

What is the most effective way of treating sd seborrehic dermatitis and what is it exactly?

Shampoos and cream: Seborrheic dermatitis is an inflammatory disorder of the hair, ears, eyebrows, and nasolabial folds. It is caused by numerous factors including altered sebum, malessezia overgrowth, and overactive immune system response. Nizoral, (ketoconazole) t/gel and t/sal shampoos are useful. Topical steroids and antifungals can help control as well. ...Read more

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What is the most effective type of home acne treatment?

What is the most effective type of home acne treatment?

Options exist: Consult with a board certified plastic surgeon or dematologist to evaluate your personal options. This may include lasers, chemical peels, dermabrasion or prescription skin care. There are many options and you need a regimen tailored to your specific situation and expected results. ...Read more

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What was the most effective acne treatment?

What was the most effective acne treatment?

Most effective acne : The treatment depends on the severiyi of acne. Most of the acne can be treated with various combinations containing benzyl peroxide , topical antibiotics, topical retinoids and in some cases oral tetracyclines resistance cases and nodular, cystic acne use accutane, but it has too many side effects birth defects and others roche pulled Accutane of the market in 2009 after jury awarded millions of $$. ...Read more

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What's the most effective way to treat carbuncle?

What's the most effective way to treat carbuncle?

Boil or abcess: The word carbuncle, is an old fashioned name for a boil or abcess. This is a skin infection caused by the staph aureus bacteria. You may have one boil, or many, and others in your house may have boils as well, because this germ is very contagious. Some people continue to get boils for months or years, since the germ may be hiding on their body. A single carbuncle can be treated by surgery. ...Read more

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What is considered the most effective acne treatment out there?

What is considered the most effective acne treatment out there?

Scientific Rx: Start with topical benzoyl peroxide.If this fails, a physician's office visit. A topical antibiotic such as Clindamycin and/or a topical retinoic acid derivative is a good next step. The oral contraceptive pill will often end acne for a lady who can take it. A systemic antibiotic appropriate for the person is often necessary especially for disease on the trunk. Accutane for hard cases. ...Read more

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What is the most effective hemmoroid treatment?

What is the most effective hemmoroid treatment?

Many: First is diet and fluids, stop reading on toilet, excercise regularly to avoid constipation, correct constipation and or diarrhea. Most hemorrhoids reolve with above. After that is toopical meds, rubber band ligation of internal hemorrhoids, and various forms of hemorrhoidal surgical removal. 95 % of hemorrhoid issues are best treated with diet and fluids. ...Read more

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What is the most effective way to treat hypertension?

What is the most effective way to treat hypertension?

Diet and exercise: Uncontrolled hypertension usually occurs to indiviudals who are not compliant with their medications and a low salt diet. Therefore having a low salt diet and getting exercise is the most effective way to treat hypertension. If these conservative methods do not work, then speaking with your doctor to arrange for the apprpraite blood pressure meds would be the next step. ...Read more

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What is considered the most effective acne solution?

What is considered the most effective acne solution?

Acne : Depending on the severity of the acne, combination therapy with topical antibacterials , retinoids , and sometimes oral antibiotics or Accutane may be prescribed . See your dermatologist to evaluate the acne and prescribe the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What is the most effective way to treat ocd?

What is the most effective way to treat ocd?

Erp+meds: The most powerful treatment is a combined approach which utilizes behavior therapy and medicine concurrently. Both can be helpful independently but when used together they can produce results which are better and long lasting. ...Read more

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What is the best options treating for acne scarring?

What is the best options treating  for acne scarring?

Depends on the type: Scar excision, subcision, fillers/fat grafting, tca cross, dermabrasion, laser skin resurfacing, chemical peels are options for acne scars. These options have various ranges of improvement. For best results, it is better to get the skin surface relatively smooth before using the skin resurfacing procedures. If acne scars are depressed, skin resurfacing may improve the texture, but not the flatness. ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more


Dr. Marsha Davis
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Facial Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more