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Skin disorder

Skin disorder

There are more than 3,000 kinds of skin disorders. Some are temporary and easily treated, while others can persist lifelong and cause chronic symptoms, disability, and emotional distress. Some skin conditions -- such as melanoma can even be deadly. The skin is the body's largest organ which covers and protects the body. Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames the skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions.

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  • Caroline Mills

    Caroline Mills

    Consultant Maxillofacial and Facial Plastic Surgeon

    Experience
    25 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Suchitra Badvey

    Suchitra Badvey

    Consultant Dermatologist and Skin Cancer Specialist

    Experience
    14 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Stephanie Munn

    Stephanie Munn

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    27 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Anjali Mahto

    Anjali Mahto

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    11 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Ravi Ratnavel

    Ravi Ratnavel

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    27 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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