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Keratosis removal- Surgical incision to remove keratosis

August 19, 2010

There are several options available for the removal of Keratosis from the skin. They are characterized with crusty lump that appear on the skin, these outgrowths are dark brown crusts which may become very difficult to remove.  Surgical incision procedure is one of the most effective ways of removing Keratosis infections from the skin. Intractable [...]

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Keratosis- Lasers For Keratosis treatment

August 17, 2010

Keratosis is characterized by the thickening of the skin structure. Their shapes can range from small red bumps to some horn-like growth and many of them are quite harmless while the rest could be harmless , causing some burning sensations and itching that can result in more complications. Lasers can be used to remove the [...]

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What To Know About Keratosis

August 15, 2010

Hyperkeratinization on skin is the main cause of keratosis. Our hair and nails are mostly made up of keratin. Excessive quantity of this could be bad for the skin. There are many types of keratoses, each varying in nature and causes. Actinic Keratosis Actinic keratosis is also known as solar or senile keratosis. AK is [...]

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Porokeratosis and Methods of Treatment

August 12, 2010

Porokeratosis comes in several name variations known in the medical world. These include senile keratosis, senile warts, seborrheic verruca, barnacles, brown warts, and basal cell papilloma. As a clonal keratinization disorder, porokeratosis shows up as a cornoid lamella. A cornoid lamella is made up of parakeratotic cells that are stacked tightly to one another, and [...]

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Keratosis Treatment & Removal Solutions

June 1, 2010

Keratosis treatments are commonly recommended by physicians. These solutions include surgery and keratosis removal cream. Keratoses are unsightly and often painful. These small rough patches are located most commonly on the face, ears, nose and other areas of the skin that are exposed to excess sun. Keratosis is seen in several different types of bumps [...]

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The causes of Keratosis Pre-cancerous Spots

May 11, 2010

The cause of keratosis precancerous spots is most commonly found to be excess sun exposure. These precancerous spots are also known as solar keratosis and actinic keratosis. These spots are red in color and are also covered with a yellow or white crust-like substance. These spots are precancerous and should be removed surgically by a [...]

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Keratosis Treatment at a Glance

May 4, 2010

Since keratosis treatment is a broad subject, the discussion will be kept as concisely comprehensive as possible. Prior to anything else, let us first determine what is keratosis. Individuals use this term to refer to an unusual growth of keratin that appears on a person’s epidermis. Keratin is the main organic constituent of the epidermis. [...]

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March 10, 2010

Keratosis is also known as (AK) actinic keratosis, solar keratosis and cutaneous horns. These uncomfortable and unsightly skin conditions are most commonly seen in persons with pale skin and blue or green eyes. Keratosis is considered to be caused by excess sun exposure and is seen most commonly on the most exposed areas of the [...]

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