Some Serious Skin Conditions That You Should Not Ignore

Some Serious Skin Conditions That You Should Not Ignore

Some of common skin ailments like patches in the skin, dark spots, boils and tanning may not always result in acne and pimples. It may also result in some serious illness.


 Acanthosis nigricans

If you are suffering from this disease, you will get dark brown, black or velvet patches in all the folds of body like eyes, neck, elbows, knees, etc. This condition gets worst with weight gain.


Molluscum contagiosum
It is a viral infection of skin that results in bumps on the skin. It may look like pimple and spreads from skin to skin. It is common seen in adults and should be treated immediately due to the contagious nature.


Warts

These are small and cauliflower shaped growths that appear on the arms and legs of people. It is caused by the HPV (human papilloma virus). If it is in the genitals or anal areas, it can be transmitted sexually. Certain HPV are associated with cervix, mouth and anus cancer.


Chickenpox
Chickenpox is caused by varicella zoster virus. It causes blisters that can heal only with scabs and marks. You can also feel weakness and fever. Your lungs and brains can also be affected by this and it may even cause death. It may even leave behind the scars. It should be treated with an onset of first blisters.


Tanned skin
If your skin gets tanned without being much exposed to sun, it can be due to deficiency of B12 i.e. an underactive thyroid or adrenal gland.

 

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