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Michael S. Fisher, Ph.D., M.D.

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published over 50 articles on the subject.

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2014-06-17 Orange Spot on 16 mo old scalp:

The skin lesion is called a Nevus Sebaceous of Jadassohn.  Circumscribed lesion that occurs mainly on the face and scalp and consists predominantly of sebaceous glands, abortive hair follicles and ectopic

2014-06-16 Light brown/tan spot on lower abdomen:

A lentigo (plural lentigines) is a small, pigmented flat or slightly raised spot with a clearly defined edge that is surrounded by normal-appearing skin. Lentigo or lentigines may evolve slowly over years

2014-06-16 White heads:

Microdermabrasion is an effective treatment for large pores. This can be performed in less than an hour, and results are immediate. During microdermabrasion, the doctor or aesthetician will sandblast your

2014-06-15 Red, burning patches on face, etc.:

There are some prescription topical cortisone products that should help your skin condition. One is Cloderm Cream, another one is Locoid lotion. Costochondritis can resolve with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory

2014-06-15 small pimple-like areas:

Dyshidrotic eczema is a type of eczema (dermatitis) of unknown cause that is characterized by a pruritic vesicular eruption on the fingers, palms, and soles. The condition affects teenagers and adults

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