Related Conditions

A dermatologist can help when you have any significant problem with your skin.

Acne

Acne is a skin problem that starts when oil and dead skin cells clog your pores. The result is pimples, blackheads and whiteheads. Acne can range...

Eczema, atopic dermatitis

Atopic dermatitis, sometimes called eczema, is a condition that causes dry skin, intense itching and a red, raised rash. For some people, atopic...

Skin cancer

Skin cancer is the abnormal growth of cells in the skin. It's the most common type of cancer, and it's almost always cured when it is found early...

Skin disease

Most skin problems first appear as a rash, which may go away with home treatment. In some cases a rash does not go away or the skin may become so...

Skin infections

Skins infections, also known as cellulitis, are caused by bacteria. If you have a cut, sore or insect bite, bacteria can get into the skin and...

Skin ulcers

Skin ulcers are open sores that are often accompanied by the sloughing-off of inflamed tissue. They can be caused by a variety of events, such...

Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory skin disease characterized by dry, reddish, thickened patches of skin that are covered with silvery-gray...

Warts

A wart is a skin growth caused by some types of the human papillomavirus, also known as HPV. HPV usually enters the body through broken skin and...