Our Medical Blog

We have put together the recent discussed topics with the patients. Hope it helps. 

Becker’s Nevus

Becker’s Nevus

You may have seen that in children of 13 to 14 years of age, there is sudden appearance of one or more black spots, with hair growing out of it. Initially the hair is thin but gradually thickens with growth. This is called Becker’s nevus. EPIDEMIOLOGY -It is more...

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Hyperhidrosis

Hyperhidrosis

It is normal to sweat during summers. But some people tend to sweat much more than average not only in summers but even during cold weather, and this can be very problematic. Today, we’re going to discuss about Hyperhydrosis. Excessive sweating, in scientific terms is...

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Lichen Planus

Lichen Planus

It is a type of skin disease in which granular rashes appear in the skin, with violet or purple papules, along with intense itching. It’s not limited to our skin only, and it may also affect our nails, hair, oral mucosa as well as private parts of our body. Types of...

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Insect bite allergy in small children

Insect bite allergy in small children

Today, we’ll discuss about Insect bite allergy in children, which is also known as Papular utricaria, in medical terms. What is it ? In many children, it is seen that after any kind of insect bite, for example from mosquito, fly, ants etc. there is itching, rashes in...

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Xanthelasma

Xanthelasma

Today we’re going to discuss about Xanthelasma. We all have heard about high cholesterol levels in the blood, in many people. But when there is deposition of cholesterol in the skin, this condition is called Xanthelasma. Most commonly, it is manifested as deposition...

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Pimples

Pimples

Today, we’ll discuss about Pimples, also sometimes called Acne or Muhase(मुंहासे) in hindi. Why does it occur, what are the problems it can cause and how to get rid of it? There are oil glands, also called sebaceous glands present in the deeper layer of our skin....

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Idiopathic guttate Hypomelanosis

Idiopathic guttate Hypomelanosis

IGH  (Idiopathic guttate Hypomelanosis). You might know about Vitiligo, it is an auto-immune disease in which people get white patches on their skin, which may spread all over their body. However IGH is a totally different disease. It may look similar but it's...

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Lichen Simplex Chronicus

Today, we're going to discuss about Lichen Simplex Chronicus abbreviated as LSC or sometimes also called as Circumscribed Neurodermatitis. So let us discuss what is LSC, what causes it and how can it be treated. In some people, areas of skin becoms thick and black due...

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What is Purpura?

Purpura is recurrent bleeding of the skin and mucous membrane, which causes appearance of visible purple spots, hence the name 'Purpura'. Normally, in any case of bleeding due to any injury, the bleeding gradually stops. This stoppage of bleeding is called Hemostasis....

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CHEMICAL PEELING

It is a procedure or technique in which nontoxic chemicals are used to improve and smooth the texture of the skin. Chemical peeling helps in removing the damaging layer of the skin . A dermatologist decides the right type chemical peeling for you based on the severity...

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Various treatment for hair fall

Hello Dear Friends, I am Dr Uttam Kumar Lenka, a dermatologist, and a trichologist. So in a simple word, I am an expert in both skin and hair. I used to make many videos regarding skin and hair and discuss many problems and suggest their solutions. If you guys like my...

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