Category: Skin diseases

Skin diseases include allergic reactions, boils, rashes, eczema, corns, nail disease, burns, cellulite, and others.

Skin diseases

Xanthoma

Xanthoma – the formation of yellow spots on the skin caused by lipid disorders in the body. There are several types of xanthomas. Tuberous xanthomas are usually formed on the skin of knee and elbow areas, tendon xanthoma – on the extensor tendons of the hands and feet, as well as the Achilles tendon. Clusters …

Skin diseases

Vitiligo

Vitiligo is a skin disease caused by the loss of individual sections of the skin the ability to develop pigment. White spots appear on the skin, they are round in shape with visible boundaries, are prone to flaking. They come in various sizes. In the affected areas there is no pigment in the hair. Vitiligo …

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Toxic epidermal necrolysis

Toxic epidermal necrolysis refers to bullous dermatitis, it is accompanied by a detachment of the epidermis, or the formation of epithelial cells. Another name – Lyell’s syndrome. There are two main forms of toxic epidermal necrolysis: toxic due to the use of drugs, and staphylococcal (skin lesions such as burn blisters, which are caused by …

Skin diseases

Sunburn

Sunburn is the skin burns, which cause redness, swelling and burning of the skin. When there are severe sunburns, blisters filled with clear or turbid fluid may appear. The state of health is deteriorating, the temperature rises, there is vomiting, diarrhea, headaches. Symptoms Redness of the skin. Painful swelling of the skin. Itching and burning …

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Sjogren’s syndrome

Sjogren’s syndrome is a systemic autoimmune disease, which is characterized by loss of epithelial secretory glands with the development of keratoconjunctivitis sicca and xerostomia. As a result, the function of the salivary and lacrimal glands is broken. 70% of patients have a chronic disease of the joints. Symptoms Keratoconjunctivitis sicca. Foreign body sensation in the …

Skin diseases

Scleroderma

Scleroderma is an autoimmune disease of the connective tissue. This disease refers to a group of rheumatic diseases of the connective tissue. Connective tissue is compressed, affects the blood vessels whose walls become thicker. The skin of affected areas of the body becomes smooth, taut, shiny, soldered with the underlying tissues, inelastic, which leads to …

Skin diseases

Scabies

Scabies is a parasitic infectious disease, that is characterized by severe itching, redness, swelling, blisters, the presence of burrows. The disease is transmitted by Sarcoptes scabiei. The female parasite burrows into the horny layer of the epidermis, which breaks the itch move. In itch moves mites lay eggs passages from which larvae hatch after 3-5 …

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Rosacea

Rosacea is a skin disease that most often affects a person’s face. It is characterized by a rash on the skin – acne rosacea. The disease occurs in middle and old age, more common in women, although rosacea in men are characterized by more severe forms. Rashes appear around the nose and cheeks, reminiscent of …

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Pityriasis versicolor

Lichen – a skin disease. There are several types of diseases, such as ringworm pink, lichen planus, pityriasis versicolor. Details pityriasis versicolor should be provided. Pityriasis versicolor is a fungal infection that affects the surface of the stratum corneum. The disease develops in patients suffering from excessive sweating. Pink spot at first, then yellow and …