Medical Dermatology

What is Alkaptonuria?

Alkaptonuria is a genetic disorder that is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner, which means that both parents of the patient must (with a few rare exceptions) be either asymptomatic carriers of this disease or have the disease themselves. Alkaptonuria is a result of […]

Acquired Digital Fibrokeratoma

What It Is

An acquired digital fibrokeratoma, also known as an acral fibrokeratoma because it can also arise on the fingers, toes, knees, and soles in addition to its most common location: the fingers. It appears as a single pink or flesh-colored growth that resembles […]

Keratoderma Blennorrhagicum

Keratoderma blennorrhagicum describes the appearance of skin lesions resembling psoriasis that appear first on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet but may eventually spread to the scalp, torso, and genitals. This condition is a symptom of reactive arthritis (joint pain […]

Mohs Surgery Before and After Photos

Actual Contour Dermatology Mohs Micrographic Surgery before and after photos. Dr. Timothy Jochen is a Mohs Skin Cancer Surgery specialist.*

 

*Results and your patient experience may vary

Bullous Pemphigoid

Bullous Pemphigoid is a rare chronic skin disease that causes large fluid-filled blisters that can be very itchy and if ruptured can lead to infection. While this disease occurs when the body’s immune system causes a response in the skin which causes the blisters, […]

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