Dermatologists in Kakkanad & nearby areas in Ernakulam, 6 Results
Dr. Johny Chacko
10 years of experience
- 2 nd place at the zonal level of dermatology quiz for postgraduates conducted by Indian association of dermatology, venereology and leprosy in 2013.
- Consultant Dermatologist at KIMS Hospital.
- Member of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL).
Frequently Asked Questions
Questions & Answers on "Dermatology" (965)
If you are loosing hair at 24 years, that is most probably due to pattern hair loss or androgenetic alopecia which requires topical and oral medications. If medications are used within time, this will result in stopping the further hair loss and reversal of the hair loss as well. Said that proper diagnosis is mandatory before moving any further and a proper dermatology consultation is required for diagnosis and proper management
Pyderma gangrenosum is an autoimmune reaction that is characterized by painful bleeding non ailing ulcers most probably over the extremities and like any other autoimmune condition this requires the suppression of autoimmunity with immuno-suppressants either with topical agents or oral medications. as it is a chronic condition it requires a long term management. Contacting dermatologist is advisable.
If the rash is occurring on cheek in 3-4 months old child is most probably due to atopic dermatitis which is dry irritated skin condition resulting in itching and oozy skin. This might also effect other body parts like face, neck, front of elbows, back of knees and child might become irritated. It has to be managed with syndate bars or soaps, proper moisturizers, avoiding the irritants and oral or topical steroids. Proper consultation with dermatologist is advisable.