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Posted on Mon, 17 Jul 2017 in General Health
Question: I need help to cure my XXXXXXX disease. Any information would be helpful.
XXXXXXXXXX. E-mail address: YYYY@YYYY
Mailing address: 0000 xxxx Avexxxxx 0000, XXXXXXX , XX 00000.
Please provide any data as have had continuous breakouts on arms and other parts
of my body...e.g. legs; back; head; knees but the most on hands and forearms.



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Answered by Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal 35 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Management of XXXXXXX disease

Detailed Answer:
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XXXXXXX disease/ Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis(TAD) is characterised by skin eruptions.
The response to treatment very greatly from person to person.
The most important factor in avoiding development of new skin eruptions is to prevent sweating. Always stay in cool temperature to avoid sweating. Use loose fitting garments.
Keep the skin moisturized. Use moisturizing lotions containing aloe and vitamin E.
You can also apply Hydrocortisone 1% ointment to help with itching.
Using selenium sulfide containing cream/shampoo can also help prevent outbreaks.
Continue minocycline as prescribed.

If the above mentioned measures fail to control the disease, then more potent oral retinoids, oral corticosteroids needs to be tried.

Hope this answers your question
Please address further questions here
Regards
Dr.Lekshmi
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