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Inflammatory skin disorders

Inflammatory skin disorders covers a broad category that includes many conditions ranging in severity, from mild itching to grave medical health complications

These disorders are common in people of all ages and races. They are characterized by irritation and inflammation of the skin. These diseases may sometimes be disfiguring and can cause great discomfort to the affected individual. Inflammatory skin disorders include the following well-known conditions

Acne: bacteria-infected, pus-filled lesions that clog hair follicles giving rise to eruptions, called acne

Inflammatory Skin Disorders: Acne

Dermatitis/Eczema: These include red-colored rashes, itching, swelling, and blisters.

Psoriasis: This skin condition is characterized by red, raised inflammatory plaques covered by white scales. Psoriasis may also develop after a streptococcal infection. At such times, the lesions appear small and are pink in color.

Inflammatory Skin Disorders: Psoriasis

Sebaceous cysts: In this condition, a swelling appears over the skin when a gland or a duct becomes blocked.These are usually not painful but may become so when infected.

Diaper rash: Seen as reddish discoloration on the babies’ bottoms. These rashes are usually mild, but may cause pain when blisters are formed.

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Hi I got some small white patches at my legs later started at stomach and hands i consulted dermatologist. Doctor said that iam suffering from tinea versicolor, Its almost completed one year. I used TeaTree oil, ketoconazole cream but no use. Please help me on this...
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mandysimpkins414 Thursday, March 6, 2014
G K Tyagi[Delhi], I have been suffering with Skin- Allergy for the last 5-6 years, there is a feeling of itching specially in some parts of legs below knees, on my back, it is very high during night time. Kindly advise me for its cure. Thanks.
Gkt1949 Friday, January 3, 2014
hard skin surrounding some open wounds can get up to 3\16 in deep has done damage face legs hands andarms seams to follow veins sore area no real pain i do have a cat hardtofigger
archer Monday, January 14, 2013
i have gathered a 3 centimetre collection of fat on my left feet. what is it? can i cut it or remain as it is?
pickpick Monday, October 8, 2012
Please don't try to remove the fat by yourself. You may get infected. Go to your doctor before deciding to go for a surgery.
Advancells Sunday, September 29, 2013
i am preetam from orissa,india.i have skin disease from 1 and half i have skin irritation on my armpit and anus region.which medicine i should take........please help me......
preetamdebata Friday, August 3, 2012
The anus region sounds like a pilonial cyst. While difficult to endure it is treatable. Get to the dr ASAP. Also sounds like a cyst under your arm. My children's father is from New Delhi and suffers through the same issues
Catgut Saturday, September 28, 2013
Hello, this is sheila. Need help. I believe that I've skin fungal infections but my dermatologist said I've contact dermatitis and gave me very strong steroids oinment to put on the skin. So my hands, mainly on the fingers, on the palm, started with many clusters little blisters, which are very tiny and shiny, full of fluid, very itchy. They grow bigger, hardened up. It seems that other part of my body reacted with itching bumps too, on my face, neck. As I read that people on steroids can be more likely to suffer from fungis. Should I still use steroids oinment ?
Sheila12 Sunday, July 8, 2012
my patient having smal brown spots on neck area which is increasing slowly what it may be
rahman.ghani95 Wednesday, June 6, 2012
as seen on the picture its almost the same what i have, i'm suffering of this this, becaus eits so itchy, i can't resist not to scratch on it, please advice me what to do about this. Thank you very much.
benjie Tuesday, April 24, 2012
i have plamerplanter hyperkeritosis, tylosis affecting plams and soles. the skin is thick and yellow all over the palms and very thick and yellow all over the feet. it is extremely painful at times,especially evening, can any1 help or is any 1 affected buy this? thank u sue
susansaye Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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