skin keratosis

Brown Skin Keratosis Treatment

January 11, 2012

Brown skin keratosis does not need treatment since it neither poses the risk of cancer, nor jeopardizes general health. However, you may ask your physician to remove it, in case you experience discomfort and pain, or for aesthetic purposes. There is a wide choice range available for treating keratosis, including: Curettage, where your surgeon will [...]

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Liquid Nitrogen Keratosis Treatment

December 27, 2011

It is very common to have people who suffer from keratosis all over the place today. The skin problem seems to be getting more common by the day. It is more common to find elderly ones having it in comparison with the younger ones. After exposing your skin to the sun for an extended period [...]

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Keratosis Types

October 18, 2011

Keratosis is a general reference to several skin conditions which involve lesions being formed on the skin. There are many causes of keratosis and most of them are preventable. Some forms of keratosis are simply hereditary and are therefore completely unavoidable. These hereditary forms of keratosis mostly go away when the person is older.  There [...]

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Home Treatment For Seborrheic Keratosis

October 15, 2011

Seborrheic keratosis is a skin growth that is non-cancerous and comes from keratinocytes. Keratinocytes are the predominant skin cells found on the outer skin and consists 95% of all skin cells. Just like liver spots, seborrheic keratosis becomes more common as people grow older. They may vary in color and may be oval in shape [...]

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Solar Keratosis

October 14, 2011

Solar keratosis refers to thick bumps that appear on the skin and are scaly with a crusty tip. They are also known senile keratosis or more formally as actinic keratosis. They mostly occur in light-skinned people due to the absence of enough melanin to protect the skin from sunlight damage. This type of keratosis is [...]

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Skin Keratosis

October 12, 2011

Skin keratosis is the condition that occurs when there is a production of bumps on the skin. These bumps may vary a lot in color mostly containing combinations of shades of white, yellow, red or brown. What causes skin keratosis is not defined but there are risk factors that have been put across that may [...]

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