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Keratosis Treatment

September 30, 2011

Keratosis is a skin disorder that is caused by growth of keratin on the skin. The growth of keratin is a result of overproduction of the protein which is essential for the production of hair and nails. Keratin is produced by special cells known as keratinocytes which are found in the skin. This explains why [...]

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A Keratosis

September 21, 2011

Keratosis is a common skin disorder. There are several types of this skin disease and all these have a remedy. A keratosis is not a scary disease and when you get it, please, do not panic.   When you look for a keratosis treatment, you will fond many options. Surgical excision is a keratosis treatment. [...]

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Learning How To Treat Keratosis

September 9, 2011

Keratosis is a very common skin disease and it affects very many people. The prevalence of the disease is something that cannot be explained. Many experts claim that the condition is tied to genetics. This might be true but there are also other external factors that can facilitate the developments of keratosis. Many people often [...]

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Keratosis Treatment

September 8, 2011

Keratosis is a skin disorder that is characterized by overproduction of keratin. This means that there is a problem with the cells that produce keratin, a protein component of hair and nails. The cells that produce keratin are called keratinocytes.   There are several keratosis treatments. Hydrogen peroxide is on of them and is used [...]

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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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Follicular and actinic keratosis

August 5, 2010

Follicular  keratosis ( keratosis pilaris) Keratosis pilaris is a very common skin disease which is caused by the excess growth of keratin. Keratin forms the outer layer of our skin and  if the cells grow unevenly or in form of clusters the extra keratin blocks or clogs the pores thus forming  red bumps on the [...]

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Treatment For Different Kinds Of Keratosis

July 29, 2010

The following is just a summary of the various types of keratosis treatment, given the topic’s broadness. To start off, let us discuss about the word keratosis. Individuals use this term to refer to an unusual growth of keratin that shows up on a person’s epidermis. As for keratin, it is the primary constituent of [...]

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