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Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

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Skin Diseases: Acne | Dermatitis (Inflammation, Rash) | Growths | Hives | Ichthyosis | Itching | Infections of the Skin | Mastocytosis | Pigmentation Disorders| Psoriasis | Rosacea | Ulcers

Other Diseases: Connective Tissue Diseases | Hair Diseases | Nail Diseases | Sweating Disorders

Other Topics: Skin Disease (General) | Anatomy | Aging Skin | Skin Disease Treatment | Sun Exposure


Skin Growths

(Jump to: Overviews | Actinic Keratoses | Angiomas | Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome | Cysts | Keloids | Lipomas | Moles | Pyogenic Granuloma )

Overviews
Noncancerous Skin Growths:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Other Benign Skin Growths:University of Maryland Medical Center
Skin Lesions,Tumours and Cancers (Index):DermNet NZ


Actinic Keratoses
What Are Actinic Keratoses?:AAD
Solar Keratoses:DermNet NZ
ActinicKeratosesNet:AAD


Angiomas
Growths and Malformations of the Vessels:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Angiokeratoma:DermNet NZ


Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome
What is Birt Hogg Dube?:Birt Hogg Dube Family Alliance
Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome:DermNet NZ
Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome:GeneReviews


Cysts
Overview
Cysts:DermNet NZ
Dermoid Cysts
Dermoid Cyst:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Dermoid Cysts:DermNet NZ
Dermoid Cyst Removal:eMedicine Consumer Health
Mucous Cysts
Digital Mucous or Myxoid Cyst:DermNet NZ
Mucous Cysts of the Fingers:Orthogate
Sebaceous (Epidermal) Cysts
Sebaceous Cyst:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Sebaceous Cysts:Aetna InteliHealth


Keloids & Scars
Keloids:Aetna InteliHealth
Keloids and Hypertrophic Scars:AOCD
Keloids & Hypertrophic Scars:DermNet NZ


Lipomas (Fatty Tumors)
General Information
Lipoma:Mayo Clinic
Lipomas:Dermnet NZ
Dercum's Disease (Adiposis Dolorosa)
Dercum's Disease:NORD
Learning About Dercum Disease:National Human Genome Research Institute 


Moles
Moles:AAD
Moles:DermNet NZ
Mole Removal:eMedicine Consumer Health


Pyogenic Granuloma
Pyogenic Granuloma:AOCD
Pyogenic Granuloma:DermNet NZ


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