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290 Possible Causes for Thick Facial Skin

  • Rosacea

    Surgical and Other Procedures for Treating Thick Skin Fortunately surgical procedures can help reshape the nose and bring the skin back to normal size by shaving off the extra[dx.doi.org] It appears to be an efficacious and well-tolerated option for the treatment of phymatous rosacea by significantly reducing facial cutaneous blood flow and the growth of sebaceous[dx.doi.org]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    […] of thick, darker, velvety skin.[en.wikipedia.org] Signs and symptoms of PCOS include irregular or no menstrual periods, heavy periods, excess body and facial hair, acne, pelvic pain, difficulty getting pregnant, and patches[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Otitis Externa

    […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org] […] disease Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely with facial involvement Raised, red lesions with thick, silvery-white adherent scale Often pruritic Seborrheic[aafp.org] , red lesion with thick, silvery-white adherent scale Often itchy Allergic contact dermatitis Occurs suddenly Red, swollen, itchy and exuding lesions External auditory canal[dermnetnz.org]

  • Acute Otitis Externa

    […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org] , red lesion with thick, silvery-white adherent scale Often itchy Allergic contact dermatitis Occurs suddenly Red, swollen, itchy and exuding lesions External auditory canal[dermnetnz.org] […] lining Tinnitus (ringing in the ears) Atopic dermatitis Intensely itchy Typically part of a more generalised skin involvement, including the external ears, face and neck Skin[dermnetnz.org]

  • Hypothyroidism

    […] expression, dementia or frank psychosis (myxedema madness) Dermatologic manifestations: Facial puffiness; myxedema; sparse, coarse and dry hair; coarse, dry, scaly and thick[merckmanuals.com] skin; carotenemia, particularly notable on the palms and soles (caused by deposition of carotene in the lipid-rich epidermal layers); macroglossia due to deposition of proteinaceous[merckmanuals.com] […] substance in the ligaments around the wrist and ankle); slowing of the relaxation phase of deep tendon reflexes Psychiatric manifestations: Personality changes, depression, dull facial[merckmanuals.com]

  • Psoriasis

    facial skin.[doi.org] The extent varies from fine scaling to thick erythematous crusted plaques on the entire scalp, typically crossing the hair line and affecting a small area of the adjacent[doi.org]

  • Burn Injury

    […] donor skin with optimal color match for facial resurfacing. [46] Often, the "blush" areas, such as the upper back and shoulders, make good facial donor sites.[emedicine.medscape.com] Mepilex Ag Commonly used on superficial, mid dermal or deep dermal to full thickness facial burns or on areas where it is difficult to secure acticoat. - Self-adhesive Secure[rch.org.au] […] sulfadiazine or bland antibiotic ointments. [43] Burns around the eyes can be dressed with topical ophthalmic antibiotic ointments. [19] If grafting is a possibility, reserve thick[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Ectropion

    In addition to canthoplasty, full-thickness skin graft was preformed in 1 patient, Z-plasty in 1, and lid switch in 2.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]  Fascial sling  Full thickness skin graft  Transposition graft  Split level graft 44.[slideshare.net] DISCUSSION: Tissue expansion is a safe and effective method of reconstruction for facial defects in the pediatric population despite complication rates being higher than other[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Skin Cancer

    The mass deeply invaded the full thickness of the nasal skin, with evidence of right nasal obstruction as seen in the image below.[emedicine.medscape.com] The rest of her facial skin contained no additional lesions. The bilateral intraparotid and jugulodigastric nodes were normally sized.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Chronic Otitis Externa

    […] disease Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely with facial involvement Raised, red lesions with thick, silvery-white adherent scale Often pruritic Seborrheic[aafp.org] […] associated with personal or family history of atopy of the respiratory tract or eyes Typical onset in childhood Psoriasis Idiopathic, chronic, inflammatory, proliferative skin[aafp.org]

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