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Tag: Skin lesions

Erysipelas: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options

What is Erysipelas? Erysipelas is a painful skin infection that affects the upper layer of the skin (dermis) and extends to the superficial cutaneous lymphatics...

Basal Cell Carcinoma: Early Signs, Treatments & Prevention Tips

Basal Cell Carcinoma is a type of cancerous lesion that most commonly targets sun-exposed areas. It is usually characterized by the formation of a...

Prurigo Nodularis: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Management Tips

What is Prurigo Nodularis? Prurigo nodularis (PN) is a rare, chronic skin condition primarily affecting older adults. It is characterized by multiple, firm, itchy nodules...

Spider Angioma: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

Spider Angioma is a vascular lesion characterized by dilation of end vasculature under the skin surface. It is mostly associated with chronic liver disease...

Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma: Insights & Management

Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma) is an uncommon skin pathology. It results from the mutation of your T lymphocytes (white blood...

Ecthyma: Understanding This Deep Skin Infection

Ecthyma is a rare skin infection that causes serious disease in people with weak immunity. Ecthyma, a severe form of impetigo, is known as...
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