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Vitiligo

October 4, 20183:00 am Published by

Vitiligo is a long-term skin condition characterized by patches of the skin losing their colour (pigment).

Varicose Veins

October 4, 20182:55 am Published by

Varicose veins are veins that have become enlarged and twisted.  The term commonly refers to the veins on the leg,...

Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

October 4, 20182:50 am Published by

Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is a potentially life-threatening dermatologic disorder characterized by widespread erythema, necrosis, and bullous detachment of the...

Tourette Syndrome

October 4, 20182:49 am Published by

Tourette syndrome is a neurodevelopmental or brain-based condition that causes people who have it to make involuntary sounds and movements...

Nevus

October 4, 20182:33 am Published by

Nevus is a condition characterized by common skin growth, or ‘mole’, composed of special pigment-producing cells called nevomelanocytes. Nevomelanocytes are...

Multiple Sclerosis

October 4, 20182:25 am Published by

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is currently classified as an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system (brain, spinal cord). The disease...

Melasma

October 4, 20182:21 am Published by

Melasma is a common skin problem that results in brown to gray-brown patches, usually on the face.  Although it can...

Melanocytic Nevus

October 4, 20182:20 am Published by

A Melanocytic Nevus, also known as nevocytic nevus, nevus-cell nevus and commonly as a mole, is a type of melanocytic tumor that contains nevus cells. The majority of moles...