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Acanthosis Nigricans

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Question: acanthosis nigricans? I have acanthosis nigracans and i know you cant get rid of it by cream, but i was wondering if there is anything i can put on it to help. and also when the back of my neck gets warm i start to get these bumps on the back of my neck that itch. i was wondering if the bumps have got anything to do with acanthosis nigricans. also why does acanthosis itch? does yours itch? thanx fo reading

Answer: The primary aim of treatment is to correct the underlying disease process. Often correcting the underlying cause results in resolution of the lesions. Correct hyperinsulinaemia through diet and medication Lose weight with obesity-associated AN Excise or treat underlying tumor Stop offending medicines in drug-induced AN In hereditary AN, lesions tend to enlarge gradually before stabilizing and/or regressing on their own. There is no specific treatment for AN. Treatments considered are used primarily to improve cosmetic appearance and include topical retinoids, dermabrasion and laser therapy.

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