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2017-03-21 Dermatology - get rid of stretch marks:

Stretch marks are a result of the damaged and torn elastin fibers and collagen found in the second layer of the skin called dermis. Because of these two, the skin is able to return to its original shape

2017-03-18 Dermatology - dark bubble on penis:

It is not lichen plants because it does not have white strips.  Lichen planus (LIE-kun PLAY-nus) is an inflammatory condition that can affect the skin, hair, nails and mucous membranes. On the skin, lichen

2017-03-18 Dermatology - Psoriasis or Eczema?:

The elbow looks like psoriasis. The hand looks like mild psoriasis or eczema. Treatment can be with topical steroids such as Clobetasol or biologics like Humira which is very effective. There is a new

2017-03-15 Dermatology - Bump in pubic area with hair protruding:

What you have is called folliculitis.  Folliculitis is a very common, benign skin disorder that appears as pinpoint red bumps, each one involving a hair follicle, occasionally with a small dot of pus at

2017-03-14 Dermatology - Fordyce spots or std?:

The lesions on the penis look like milia.  Milia are commonly found on the skin of people of all ages. They are formed when keratin (a substance produced by the skin) becomes entrapped beneath the outer

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