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Scabies – Diagnosis And Treatment

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology, When tiny mites, or more specifically scabies mites, enter your skin, an allergic reaction occurs consequently resulting in itchy skin. This condition is more commonly known as scabies, and is very contagious in nature, spreading very easily and rapidly from person to person at the slightest touch…

Atopic Dermatitis – 5 Symptoms Of It!

By, Dr. Mansi Sanghvi, Dermatology Especially common in children, but not entirely impossible in adults, Atopic Dermatitis is a type of eczema, a chronic condition that causes intensive itching and red rashes in and around areas of dry and sensitive skin. Atopic dermatitis has a tendency to flare and then subside…

Hives – Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

By Dr Rohit Batra , Dermatology Hives, or ‘Urticaria’ in medical parlance, is a skin condition characterized by the appearance of itchy swellings on the skin surface. Hives may break out on any part of your body and can be of different sizes. It is not a prolonged condition and generally lasts…