Skin Disorders

There are many types of skin disorders. Simple, everyday skin disorders include rashes, blisters, pimples, birthmarks, and so on. More chronic skin disorders include acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis, and many others. Other serious skin disorders include skin cancer, melanoma, severe burns ... More »

Types of Skin Disorders

Everyday skin disorders include:

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  • Birthmark: A birthmark, also called a nevus, is a skin mark that is present at birth. They may occur due to ... More on Birthmark  »
  • Acne: Acne, or “acne vulgaris” for its proper medical name, is a chronic skin disorder. Typical symptoms include whiteheads, blackheads, and ... More on Acne  »
  • Rosacea: Rosacea is a chronic skin disorder usually affecting mainly the face (specifically the nose and cheeks). It causes redness, pimples ... More on Rosacea  »
  • Eczema: Eczema is a chronic skin condition causing recurring rashes. The skin rashes are often blistery, weeping, crusting, scaling and itchy ... More on Eczema  »
  • Psoriasis: Psoriasis is a chronic skin disorder causing dry patchy skin rashes. The skin rashes may appear as dry, scaly, silvery ... More on Psoriasis  »
  • Skin Cancer: Skin cancer is a very common form of cancer, but usually one with a good prognosis. Types include basal cell ... More on Skin Cancer  »
  • Melanoma: Melanoma, also called Malignant Melanoma, is a skin cancer that is serious and aggressive. Other less serious types of skin ... More on Melanoma  »
  • Burns: Burns are injuries to the exposed skin or other membranes such as the mouth or throat (swallowed burns). Types include ... More on Burns  »
  • Dermatitis: Dermatitis is a general medical term referring to any inflammation of the skin. Diagnosis and treatment usually requires a more ... More on Dermatitis  »
  • Warts: Warts, also called verruca vulgaris, are small growths on the skin or other body membranes. They are caused by the ... More on Warts  »

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