Skip to content

Skin Problems & Treatments Health Center

Medical Reference Related to Skin Problems & Treatments

  1. Addison’s Disease

    Addison’s disease. Hyperpigmentation representing an accentuation of normal pigmentation of the hand of a patient with Addison’s disease (left). For comparison, the hand of a normal individual, matched for ethnic pigmentation, is shown on the right.

  2. Amiodarone

    Drug-induced pigmentation: amiodarone A striking slate-gray pigmentation in a photodistribution of the face. The blue color (ceruloderma) is due to the deposition of melanin and lipofuscin contained in macrophages and endothelial cells in the dermis. The pigmentation is reversible, but it may take up to a year or more to complete resolution. In this patient it took 33 months for the ceruloderma to disappear.

  3. Allergic Contact Dermatitis

    Allergic contact dermatitis (reaction to temporary tattoo). Contact allergy to temporary tattoos has become an increasingly common phenomenon. In most cases, the tattoo material does not contain pure henna, but is a mixture of brown henna with paraphenylenediamine (PPD) called black henna. The patient is allergic to PPD in the tatto. In fact, the concentration of PPD in black henna is higher than that seen in commercial hair dyes. After resolution of the eczematous skin eruption, postinflammatory hyperpigmentation may persist for a considerable period of time.

  4. Inverse Psoriasis: Your Treatment Options

    Find out how to treat inverse psoriasis, a skin condition that may develop in the armpits, under breasts, on the groin, or in other skin folds.

  5. Excessive Sweating Symptom Chart

    One of the best ways to track excessive sweating symptoms is to keep a diary. WebMD provides a chart you can use.

  6. Sun-Sensitizing Drugs

    Sun-sensitizing drugs have side effects when people taking them are exposed to the sun. Find out more.

  7. Shingles Vaccine

    Are you at risk for shingles? WebMD explains when and why you should get the shingles vaccine.

  8. Psoriasis Treatment Strategies

    There are a variety of treatments that can be used alone or in combination to manage psoriasis symptoms.

  9. Your Skin and Psoriasis

    An overview of psoriasis, an autoimmune disease that affects the skin and nails.

  10. Psoriasis and Your Diet

    What is the connection between your diet and psoriasis?

Displaying 221 - 230 of 1000 Articles << Prev Page 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Next >>

Today on WebMD

chafing
Pictures and symptoms of the red, scaly rash.
woman with dyed dark hair
What it says about your health.
 
woman with cleaning products
Top causes of the itch that rashes.
atopic dermatitus
Identify and treat common skin problems.
 
itchy skin
Article
shingles rash on skin
Article
 
woman with skin tag
Quiz
Woman washing face
Video
 

Itching for Relief?

Get Help With the

Loading ...

Sending your email...

This feature is temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.

Thanks!

Now check your email account on your mobile phone to download your new app.

woman washing her hair in sink
Video
close up of womans bare neck
Tools
 
Feet
Slideshow
woman with face cream
Quiz