Acanthosis nigricans

What is Acanthosis nigricans?

Acanthosis nigricans is a skin lesion caused by underlying diabetes mellitus.

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I'm a hypothyroid patient and have been on levothyroxine treatment for 1 month.My recent lab results show a normal TSH level and triiodothyronine...

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Hello and welcome to HCM,

The levels of FSH, LH and testosterone are all within normal limits.
So, a diagnosis of PCOS is ruled out.
PCOS is a...

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i have been diagnosed with acanthosis nigricans and i'm currently under medication with venusia cream and fluvitate cream and also desloratadine...

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Hello,
Welcome to healthcare magic.
Acanthosis nigricans could be associated with obesity and is also a marker for diabetes.
I understand your...

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