Seborrhoeic Keratosis

October 16, 2011

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There are different categories of Seborrhoeic Keratosis and most of them develop with age. Seborrheics are also called senile warts or srenile keratosis because they are warty-like. Despite their appearance, they have nothing to do with the warty virus and are not preexisting conditions of skin cancer. They are also harmless and some people especially the older members of society would prefer to live with them instead of attempting to get rid of them and developing other skin disorders. Some of them fear that the treatment or removal process is painful or it could lead to terrible bleeding. Young people, on the other hand, would do everything within their power and means to ensure that no blemish remains on their skin. It is therefore evidently clear that those people that would prefer to have them removed do so for aesthetic reasons and not because Seborrhoeic Keratosis are harmful.

While some individuals may be lucky to develop one growth, others come in clusters of lumps that may not only be unsightly but also uncomfortable when they come into contact with your clothe. A dermatologist will advise you to get rid of Seborrhoeic Keratosis when he/she realizes that their continued existence on your skin could be dangerous. The lesions manifest themselves in different colors and most of them are either dark brown or black with waxy or greasy surfaces. Seborrhoeic Keratosis could either be round or oval in shape and can occur in sun exposed body parts such as back, face, neck, face, chest or scalp.

It is a well known fact that there is no known cause of Seborrhoeic Keratosis. However, most seb lesions are associated with aging; they are very common in older adults. Seborrhoeic Keratosis cases have been reported among pregnant women as well as people undergoing estrogen treatment. There basic assumption is that seb keratosis has some close relationship with changes in the levels of hormone but this may happen selectively. Research also indicates that if light-skinned people suffering from Seborrhoeic Keratosis expose their skin to the sun for a long time, they stand very high chances of worsening their skin disorder.

Although a number of Seborrhoeic Keratosis removers have variously been proposed, it is always advisable to take care of your skin and protect it from skin disorders. Eat healthy foods, keep your body clean, minimize exposure to the sun and avoid drugs that can predispose you to skin infection.

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