Medical Dermatology

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, […]

Nipple Eczema

Nipple Eczema (also known as Breast Eczema) affects the nipples, areola, and/or the surrounding skin. Signs and symptoms include the skin being erythematous (red), scaling, crusted or cracked and may cause the area to become itchy, tender, or painful affecting one or both nipples.
Individuals […]

Ichthyosis

Ichthyosis is the disorder in which there are excessive amounts of dry surface scales. The name ichthyosis is derived from the Greek word Ichthys which means fish. The presentation of ichthyosis is very similar to the appearance of fish scales. Patients with ichythyosis may […]

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