ASK THE GP: How to deal with 'distressing' rosacea, DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions

DR MARTIN SCURR: Rosacea causes persistent redness and acne‑like inflammatory spots on the cheeks, nose, chin and forehead.
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Publication date: Available online 9 November 2019Source: International Journal of PharmaceuticsAuthor(s): Mohammed Elmowafy, Khaled Shalaby, Hazim M. Ali, Nabil K. Alruwaili, Ayman Salama, Mohamed F. Ibrahim, Mohamed A. Akl, Tarek A. AhmedAbstractThe main objective of this study was to develop, characterize and evaluate the potential use of dapsone-loaded nanostructured lipid carriers (NLCs) as a topical treatment for acne. Differently charged NLC formulations were successfully prepared using an emulsification/sonication method. The particle sizes ranged from 106.2±5.6 nm to 151.3±7.4 nm, and the NLCs posses...
Source: International Journal of Pharmaceutics - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
Condition:   Erythematotelangiectatic Rosacea Interventions:   Device: The Vbeam® Prima System;   Drug: Oxymetazoline HCL 1% Cream Sponsor:   Candela Corporation Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Papulopustular rosacea (PPR) is a chronic, incurable disease with limited systemic treatment options (Holmes et al., 2018, van Zuuren and Fedorowicz, 2016). Expanding knowledge of the molecular underpinnings provides future directions for investigation to better combat PPR.
Source: Journal of Investigative Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Letters to the Editor Source Type: research
Childhood rosacea presents a diagnostic difficulty due to the lack of diagnostic criteria and potential mimics. Ocular involvement is a frequent complication of rosacea in children and may appear before cutaneous findings. It is important for clinicians to be aware of these and to screen patients appropriately in order for timely treatment to be instituted. AbstractChildhood rosacea presents a diagnostic difficulty due to the lack of diagnostic criteria and potential mimics. Ocular involvement is a frequent complication of rosacea in children and may appear before cutaneous findings. It is important for clinicians to be aw...
Source: Clinical Case Reports - Category: General Medicine Authors: Tags: CASE REPORT Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: CMC due to STAT1GOF mutation is characterized by a broad clinical spectrum and should be considered in all cases of chronic or recurrent fungal infection, whether or not associated with other infections. PMID: 31677808 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Annales de Dermatologie et de Cenereologie - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Ann Dermatol Venereol Source Type: research
Discussion Spider telangiectasia or spider angiomas have a central red lesion with radiating dilatation of the distal, end vasculature that resemble arachnid appendages. They are common lesions (up to 38% in one study of children, and 60% in pregnant women), often solitary or
Source: PediatricEducation.org - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news
Conclusion: Children presenting with a long history of ocular irritation, meibomian gland disease, recurrent chalazia and peripheral corneal infiltrates should alert ophthalmologists to consider the diagnosis of ocular acne rosacea even in the absence of skin changes. PMID: 31647686 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Ocular Immunology and Inflammation - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Ocul Immunol Inflamm Source Type: research
CONCLUSION The results of this retrospective study demonstrate that doxycycline used in conjunction with laser or nonlaser light therapy is a valid combination therapy for improving signs and symptoms of rosacea. No photosensitivity reactions were observed to commonly used IPL or PDL devices.
Source: Dermatologic Surgery - Category: Dermatology Tags: Original Article Source Type: research
I don ’t have a drinking problem, but cutting down on alcohol was an eye opener.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Alcoholic Beverages Wines Alcohol Abuse Weight Women and Girls Exercise Rosacea Creativity Source Type: news
REHOVOT, Israel and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Oct. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: FOMX), a clinical stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing...
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news
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