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Medicines for keratosis pilaris - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   yes, I have a skin problem
Doctor :   proceed
User :   keratosis pilaris
Doctor :   since how long?
User :   I tried with few medicines prescribed by the doctors. I dint get any result.
Doctor :   Have you taken/taking any medicines or had any consultation with a Doctor?
User :   more than 6 years. But now it is more prominent.
Doctor :   k
User :   yes, I had. But I dint get any result.
Doctor :   any medication?
User :   its mainly shown in the thigh, back, a\arm upper part.
Doctor :   Keratosis pilaris (KP) is a very common skin disorder seen in many people of all ages
User :   only using dove bodywash and moisturization with lofha
Doctor :   primarily around hair follicles on the upper arms, legs, buttocks, and sometimes cheeks. KP creates a "goose bumps," "gooseflesh," or "chicken skin" appearance on the skin.
User :   k
Doctor :   Anyone can get KP.
User :   yah, I know. any medicines
Doctor :   Although possible, it is fairly rare to have KP all over the body.

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