What is Keratosis?

Any lesion on the epidermis marked by the presence of circumscribed overgrowths of the horny layer.

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I have a son, almost 3 year old. he seems to have "keratosis pilaris". His skin became like chicken skin with pinkish at some places and itchy...

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Thanks for your query.

Keratosis pilaris is a chronic condition and usually runs in families.

Oral Vitamin A and Topical Retinoic acid are...

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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...

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keratosis pilaris is difficult to treat but not impossible.
u need to take treatment from dermatologist
it will take time but u need to stick...

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