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rosacea

Rosacea: Types, Causes and Symptoms

 

What is Rosacea? Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that results in redness(looks as if you are blushing), small red bumps(mistaken for acne) and visible blood vessels. It is common in middle aged, fair…

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hives

Hives: Types and Causes

 

Hives also known as Nettle rash and Urticaria, are red, swollen wheals on the skin that itch, burn or sting. It appears in varying sizes from size of a coin to size of a plate,…

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pathology of the skin

Pathology of The Skin

 

Pathology is a branch of medical science that deals with the study of diseases in general and also the study of causes and effects of the disease. Pathology of the skin is known as Dermatopathology….

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skin physiology

Physiology of Skin

 

The skin comprises three layers: epidermis, dermis and the hypodermis. Skin forms the major link between man and the environment. The skin is the Human body’s LARGEST ORGAN, covering an area of about 2 square…

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Skin

Anatomy of the Skin

 

Skin forms the major link between man and the environment. The skin is the Human body’s LARGEST ORGAN, covering an area of about 2 square meters or 22 square feet and weighs around 3.6 kilogram….

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Breast Anatomy

Anatomy of breast

 

The word breast is derived from the old English word breost which meant bosom. The breast or mammary gland is found in the pectoral region and is of high importance. It is present in both…

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