What Causes Post-Inflammatory Hypopigmentation?
Discussion Hypopigmentation can be worrisome for many families because of cosmesis and the worry that “something is wrong.” The normal natural changes in skin-tone over the year due to different light exposure and wide variations within individuals is not something that many people are aware of. Post-inflammatory hypopigmentation is a common cause of hypopigmentation. Vitiligo is the most common cause of depigmentation. Vitiligo is an acquired, depigmenting disorder with typical lesions appearing as milky white macules with distinct margins that are not scaly. Hair (including eyebrows and eyelashes) can be dep...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 12, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis and pityriasis rosea: What's the difference?
Psoriasis and pityriasis rosea are common skin conditions that can cause patches of scaly, red skin. In this article, we look at the causes and treatment of these conditions and how people can identify each of them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psoriasis Source Type: news

No Plant Oils for Cradle Cap?
Discussion During growth, plants first store their energy as carbohydrates but during ripening switch over to carbon-rich triglycerides. Triglycerides also occur in yeasts, molds and animal fats. A few higher plants store lipids in other forms. One example is the Jojoba which stores its oil as a lipid wax. Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) is a specialty-cultivated plant found mainly in the American Southwest and Mexican Northwest. Jojoba seed oil has> 50% of its weight as liquid wax esters that are used in personal care products and lubricants. Jojoba oil is naturally extracted from the seed or synthetically produced. Natu...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - July 2, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Pityriasis Rosea
Title: Pityriasis RoseaCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/19/2009 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/18/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - July 18, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Pityriasis rosea: Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
Learn all about pityriasis rosea, a skin rash that is largely benign. We take a look at its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Pityriasis Rosea Treatment
Title: Pityriasis Rosea TreatmentCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 8/13/2013 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/10/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - January 10, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Pityriasis Rosea Symptoms and Signs
Title: Pityriasis Rosea Symptoms and SignsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 8/13/2013 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/7/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - December 7, 2016 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Dermatology: five pictorial cases and outcomes
Five illustrated cases of skin conditions, including pityriasis/tinea amiantacea, morphea (localised scleroderma), nicorandil-induced ulceration and two cases showing the effectiveness of topical chemotherapy agents in skin dysplasia. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - November 8, 2016 Category: Primary Care Tags: 15.10 Skin Problems Source Type: news

Picture of Pityriasis Rosea 2
Title: Picture of Pityriasis Rosea 2Category: ImagesCreated: 10/19/2009 4:40:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 12/10/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - December 10, 2014 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Differential diagnoses: Pityriasis
Dr Nigel Stollery compares four presentations and offers clues for their diagnosis including pityriasis rosea, pityriasis versicolor, pityriasis alba, pityriasis capitis (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - July 17, 2014 Category: Primary Care Tags: 15.10 Skin Problems Source Type: news

Pityriasis Rosea Symptoms and Signs
Title: Pityriasis Rosea Symptoms and SignsCategory: Doctor's & Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 8/13/2013 6:57:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 8/13/2013 6:57:43 PM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 13, 2013 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Pityriasis Rosea Treatment
Title: Pityriasis Rosea TreatmentCategory: Doctor's & Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 8/13/2013 7:27:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 8/13/2013 7:27:55 PM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 13, 2013 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news