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Are skin diseases generally inherited?
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Dr. Coyle Connolly
Dermatology
In brief: Skin disease
Many skin diseases such as psoriasis, eczema, acne, moles, melanoma , etc.
Have a strong hereditary component. Let your dermatologist know if skin conditions or skin cancer runs in your family.

In brief: Skin disease
Many skin diseases such as psoriasis, eczema, acne, moles, melanoma , etc.
Have a strong hereditary component. Let your dermatologist know if skin conditions or skin cancer runs in your family.
Dr. Coyle Connolly
Dr. Coyle Connolly
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Dr. Francesco Cabrera
Internal Medicine
In brief: Some are inherited.
An afflicted first degree relative with malignant melanoma puts you at a higher risk for developing this bad skin cancer.
Always use sun block with a high spf rating.

In brief: Some are inherited.
An afflicted first degree relative with malignant melanoma puts you at a higher risk for developing this bad skin cancer.
Always use sun block with a high spf rating.
Dr. Francesco Cabrera
Dr. Francesco Cabrera
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