Patient Resources | Dermatology

The following research and information has been aggregated to equip individuals with a better understanding of specific dermatological conditions and diseases. All material provided has been authored, co-authored or presented by the dermatologists, consultants and experts who work with Miraca Life Sciences™.

Alopecia

Alopecia is the medical term for hair loss. It refers to any type of hair loss, thinning hair, or baldness in any region of the body. H …»

Atopic Dermatitis

Atopic dermatitis (eczema) is a chronic skin disorder characterized by severe itching. “Atopic” refers to a tendency to develop aller …»

Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a chronic skin disorder affecting one percent of the U.S. population and is characterized by red, scaly sores. In patients w …»

Warts

Warts are skin growths that have been recognized in humans for thousands of years. However, because warts appear suddenly, and very oft …»

Tinea

Your recent biopsy examined by a dermatopathologist may have been diagnosed as a fungal infection. Some fungi are harmless — like cer …»

Seborrheic Keratosis

Seborrheic keratoses are a common type of skin growth, especially in people over 40 years old. They are completely harmless, but need to …»