seborrheic keratosis

Pigmentation Skin

April 8, 2012

Pigmentation can be of different forms. They are all due to the formation of pigments on the skin. The pigments can also be of different color, shapes and have different symptoms. In most cases, the pigmentation on the skin are due to excessive exposure of the skin to the sun. It can also be due [...]

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Seborrheic Keratosis

August 3, 2010

Seborrheic keratosis is the presence of noncancerous wart-like growths on the skin surface. Its popular names are barnacle, senile keratosis, seborrheic verruca, and senile warts. Keratinocyte is the beginning part of this benign growth on the surface of the skin. Aging is a factor that can contribute to the appearance of seborrheic keratosis. The clinical [...]

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Keratosis And Pigmentation In Children

July 16, 2010

A child’s skin is very sensitive, unlike adults. Skin care for children should be gentle, because skin damage in childhood could carry on until he gets old. A good example is skin blemishes. Freckles could carry on later in life. Regarding keratosis and pigmentation, there are risks factors for having them. Melanin and keratin are [...]

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