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  • Strange Object Squeezed out of my pore

    MorrisCh Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer August 16, 2013 12:30 PM

    Ok, this is freaking me out. Few years ago, I noticed that I have a grey spot underneath my skin somewhere between my shoulder and left arm joint area. I ignored it, and it never got any bigger or smaller or have any pain. One day last year I just can't help and try to find out what it was...

  • Use of Nanotechnology in Medical Field

    preeti222 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer November 30, 2012 12:10 PM

    Use of nano technology in medical field is increasing day by day. nano technology is used in cancer treatment in chemotherapy. chemotherapy uses polymer nano particles.

  • Dermatologist Recruitment Consultants in India

    praveenkumar2011 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer October 4, 2012 11:31 AM

    Dermotologists deal with the skin and its diseases. A Dermatologist takes care of diseases, in the wild sense, and some cosmetic problems of the skin, scalp, hair and nails. Gone are those days where Dermatologists were the Specialist Doctors, whom we only visit when referred by a family doctor for...

  • Weight loss

    Gardner66 7 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer August 19, 2011 04:47 AM

    Hello friends...!What is the best and effective way to reduce weight...? If anyone have any idea about it then please reply me...Thanks in advance...!

  • Possible cancer growing under the skin

    auto78900 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer July 9, 2011 10:08 AM

    Last year I had a skin cancer removed under my eye by a general hospital. Now Im worried it may be growing back as cancer under the skin.I have seen several Doctors about this including an Eye Hospital. I live in Australia so the medical advances are very bad here.The eye hospital told me that in...

  • Vitiligo Treatment With Anti Vitiligo Tablets

    andrewsmith066 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer February 21, 2011 09:27 AM

    Vitiligo medically known as achromia, which means loss of color. Vitiligo is a disorder in which white patches of skin appear on different parts of the body. Vitiligo is more commonly known as leucoderma, which simply means white (leuco) skin (derma), i.e. a skin disorder where it loses its...

  • efudex used for 2 weeks face swollen help

    Anonymous Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer March 15, 2010 02:02 AM

    is his normal? My boyfriend went into the Dr's and they said he's got some bcc so use this efudex cream for two week and it will be fine. He's all done with the treatment fr the last 2 days but now his whole face is swollen like it's gonna explode. Seriously. It first started with his eyes swelling...

  • Hello Skin Cancer Patients!

    Anonymous Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer October 29, 2009 05:06 PM

    Hello. I am a 39 yr old female, and was first diagnosed 9 yrs. ago with basal cell carcinoma & ackitenous keritosis. I had the MOES surgery done on my forehead, and they took skin out all the way into the muscle. I then had efudex treatment, and carac treatment for nine months. Since then I have...

  • Would you care to take a peek at my arm?

    equestrian Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer January 19, 2009 08:11 PM

    Hi everyone: For the past year, I have been watching the growth of what appears to be some type of tumor on my arm. I have an appointment to see a dermatologist on Jan 28th, but my nerves are getting the best of me... I noticed the tumor about a year ago, and have watched it grow larger and larger...

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma/Aktinic Karatosis

    jimbo61 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer September 9, 2007 02:47 AM

    Hello,I am a 45 year old male who spent a lifetime in the Sun and am now paying the price. I have had over 25 Basal Cell Carcinomas removed form my body. I am currently usin Carac Cream on my face and scalp for Aktinic Karitosis. If there is anyone out there that has a similar story please...

  • Melanoma or Spitz Nevus

    AG6408 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer August 9, 2007 04:37 PM

    My Husband was recently diagnosed with Malignant melanoma but then a 2nd pathologist said that the mole is actually Spitz Nevus which is totally benign. It seems by my research that Spitz nevus is typically in children and on the face or legs. My husband is 37 and the mole is on his arm. Has...

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  • What are some energy boosting foods/vitamins?

    bryandaley Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer March 10, 2007 10:54 AM

    I've started working out (I have an online journal that will be up in a day or too on my site - link is the sig. I'll have all my background info on there).I am drained. What are some good things I can eat to perk me up?I'm not going to start drinking coffee. I'd much rather eat some fruit. Can...

  • rare cancer

    fairydust123 Replies
    Posted in: Skin cancer January 16, 2007 11:37 PM

    I recently was diagnosised with skin cancer, unfortunatly it happened to be on my cheek very close to my left eye. I under went surgery and had a flap done by a plastic surgeon. It was very hard to find someone to do the procedure because I am a smoker, the cancer was defined as trichelomma. Has...