Even if you’re under 50, chances are you’ve heard of the classic vaudeville comedian W.C. Fields – a star of the Zigfield Follies and many black and white films. While he may have been endowed with a prominent nose to begin with, it was […]
Medical Monitoring and Cosmetic Treatment
Nevus Spilus may sound like the name of some celestial star or newly discovered planet, but it simply means a brown or dark speckle or group of moles on the skin characterized by a café au lait background area of […]
Ganglion cysts (AKA: Digital Mucous Cysts) are noncancerous lumps that most commonly develop along the tendons or joints of your wrists or hands. They also may occur in the ankles and feet. Ganglion cysts are typically round or oval and are filled with a […]
The word “nevus” is a synonym for the word “mole”. However, an epidermal nevus is a special kind of mole that does not look like the typical small moles almost every person has.
Epidermal nevi are much larger and irregularly shaped and are caused by […]
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (abbreviated CAH) is a disease caused by a deficiency in an enzyme in the adrenal glands – bilateral organs that are located right above the kidneys.
They normally function to produce steroid hormones that are involved in salt, sugar, water, and sexual […]