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  • Do You have this daily companion?

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 29, 2006 04:12 PM

    I sometimes feel like i'm the only one who suffers with this, and i have no one to compare notes with. I'm about 4 or 5 years into this, and would really appreciate knowing if there is anyone who has had it this long - and/or how they have conquered it. Mine doesn't ever go completely away. The...

  • sporotrichosis

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 29, 2006 04:35 AM

    would like to talk to someone who has had sporotichosis. Will it go away if left untreated? What kind of side effects were experienced with medication?

  • ringworm

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 28, 2006 03:57 PM

    Can anyone tell me if you need to come in contact with a person or object to catch (ringworm) of the lower stomach area. Can it just appear due to sweating and heat? I always thought you must come in contact with the fungus in order to catch it.My husband claims his doctor told him it is from...

  • looking for a doctor

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 28, 2006 06:18 AM

    I have gone to several doctors to get a definate diagnosis for my skin disorder which I believe to be pemphigus foliaceus. After 3 years ,I still can not say for certain that is what I have.I have gotten 2 different opinions on 3 different biopsies taken. I really am not up for another biopsy...

  • Red nose

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 26, 2006 03:52 AM

    Anyone have a red nose like me? Pls share!

  • Moderator of the Erythema Nodosum Group

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 24, 2006 08:06 PM

    Hello.Please feel free to join the online Erythema Nodosum Support Group:http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/erythema_nodosum_Group/We have over 1000 members worldwide to help you.Doctors are welcome too!Best Wishes,Rebecca StreckerModerator of the erythema nodosum Support Group

  • boil on vagina

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 20, 2006 10:38 AM

    hi i have had a boil on my vagina caused by a hair follicle for 10 days i had it drained but the surgeon left it open and it was infected 12 hours later,he since put me on penicillin and anti biotics the swelling has gone down but still quite a large lump where the boil is and its hard please help...

  • Tissue react to benign dermoid

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 18, 2006 03:26 AM

    treated a dermoid by excision of cyst leaking caused strange tissue reaction one week later widespread yellow exudate throught pelvis and pain -anyone heard of this before?

  • Granuloma annulare

    Anonymous 245 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 17, 2006 07:14 AM

    Mine started as just a red place on my leg and it kind of had a dimple and then it got more and more inflamed and dome shaped and the center started getting less red and the outer edge is still red. It made my ankle swell at first and it hurt pretty bad but now Im using a cortisteroid and it feels...