Seborrheic Keratosis Directory
Seborrheic keratosis is a benign skin growth that many people get with age. Causes include genetics and sun exposure. Seborrheic keratosis may range in color from white to black, though most are brown. They can be big or small, rough or smooth. If the appearance of seborrheic keratoses bothers you, doctors can remove it by freezing, cutting, or burning it off. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how seborrheic keratosis is caused, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
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Picture of Seborrheic Keratosis
Seborrheic keratoses are noncancerous (benign) skin growths that some people develop as they age. They often appear on the back or chest, but can occur on any part of the body.
Slideshow: Itches, Rashes, Bumps and Other Adult Skin Problems
Is your skin itching, breaking out, covered in a rash, or playing host to spots of some sort? It may be the result of infection, a chronic skin condition, or contact with an allergen or irritant. Learn to spot skin problems commonly seen in adults.
Picture of Moles
Moles are growths on the skin that are usually brown or black. Moles can appear anywhere on the skin, alone or in groups.