In human body skin is a largest and visible organ. Skin protects the health of the body and acts as a barrier against injury and bacteria. A dermatologist is the medical expert who specializes in conditions involving the skin, hair, and nails. Dermatologist diagnosis and treat diseases related to skin, hair and nails. They also treat condition that affect mucous membranes, delicate tissue that lines your nose, eyelids, mouth and hair.
A dermatologist can identify and treat conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, and skin cancer. Dermatologists care people from newborns to seniors. They diagnose and treat hundreds of conditions which includes rare genetic disorders.
Itching is an irritating sensation that makes you to scratch your skin. Sometimes you feel pain and also feel itchy in one area in your body, but sometimes you may feel itching all over. Along with the itching, you may also have a rash or hives.
It is the painful sores on inner lips, gums, tongue, roof of the mouth or throat which may interfere with eating, such as a canker sore.
Skin tags are harmless and painless. The main symptom is a growth on the skin, neck, upper chest, underarms and eyelids. It becomes irritated from rubbing against clothing.
A growth of tissue marking the spot where the skin has healed after an injury.
Nail diseases can affect the health, strength, and appearance of fingernails and toenails.
White patches are usually caused by one of two conditions: Tinea versicolor or vitiligo. White patches on the skin can be caused a skin inflammation known as eczema.
Hair loss can affect your scalp of entire body. It can be temporary or permanent. It can be the result of heredity, hormonal changes, medical conditions or a normal part of aging. Anyone can lose hair on their head.
Moles are a common type of skin growth. They often appear as small, dark brown spots and are caused by clusters of pigmented cells. Moles generally appear during childhood and adolescence. It may change its appearance or fade away over time.
Warts are a type of skin infection caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). The infection causes rough, skin-colored bumps to form on the skin. You can get warts from touching someone who has them.
A pimple is a small pustule or papule. Pimples develop when sebaceous glands, or oil glands, become clogged and infected, leading to swollen, red lesions filled with pus. It is also known as spots or zits.