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Keratosis pilaris or heat rash

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Dr.   Hardik Pitroda MD

Is keratosis pilaris curable ? I m a 25yr old woman suffering from keratosis pilaris since the last 8yrs on my upper arms and back. Hi Doctor, 2) Thank you very much for your response.please let... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Pitroda ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

Is keratosis pilaris curable ? I m a 25yr old woman suffering from keratosis pilaris since the last 8yrs on my upper arms and back. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hello! Can skin be dry without signs of dryness? My skin is irritated and clothing makes it have a burning feeling, it burns with sun exposure as well. And when I put on lotion! My keratosis pilaris has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

My daughter sometimes has what looks like little pieces of fingernail that grow out of a follicle on her arm. What is this? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Charu Bansal MD

Gm Doc, I have been facing Keratosis pilaris on both of my Arms Biceps area for some time now. As far as i remember, it been there for around 2 years. It increase and decrease with time. sometimes its ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Charu Bansal ( Dermatologist)

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Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

and they consider it to be Keratosis Pilaris. They have prescribe me medicine but it hasn t made any change. I won ... it to be a heat rash, but at the moment I am desperate for anything, I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

much in the way of symptoms in the first place other than having a runny nose all the time and a rash which doc said was keratosis pilaris. He also had patches of dry skin on his buttocks. I started ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Gaurav Patel MD

I m a 25yr old married woman suffering from keratosis pilaris since the last 8yrs on my upper arms.i ve tried all d possible medications bt still there s no result. currently m using Deriva -Ms ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

My 15 yr old son has a severe case of Keratosis Pilaris on his neck and chest. I have never seen it this bad. I have tried everything over the counter. His Pediatrician doesn t feel he needs to refer him ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Pravin Banodkar MD

slightly red they began to become a red rash and join together. Now it is a dry inflamed red patch where the blemishes were and its a bit rough as well. He has keratosis pilaris on his cheeks but its... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pravin Banodkar ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

Keratosis pilaris is a very common condition in adolescents and young adults. The cause is mostly genetic.

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Please consult a cosmetologist who can possibly remove them

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

Get them cauterized or removed surgically.