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Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases. Dermatologists take care of diseases and cancers of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails.
New LF-OCT technology enables more accurate imaging of cellular processes in the eye

New LF-OCT technology enables more accurate imaging of cellular processes in the eye

Rush Midlife Center addresses health needs of women going through perimenopause

Rush Midlife Center addresses health needs of women going through perimenopause

Biologic substance APOSEC shows promise for healing dermal wounds

Biologic substance APOSEC shows promise for healing dermal wounds

When wounds won’t heal, therapies spread — to the tune of $5 billion

When wounds won’t heal, therapies spread — to the tune of $5 billion

GW researchers find nitric oxide-releasing nanoparticles as viable treatment for fungal skin infections

GW researchers find nitric oxide-releasing nanoparticles as viable treatment for fungal skin infections

Skin transplant surgery has long-term benefit for restoring pigmentation caused by vitiligo

Skin transplant surgery has long-term benefit for restoring pigmentation caused by vitiligo

Atopic dermatitis can affect adults more profoundly than younger patients

Atopic dermatitis can affect adults more profoundly than younger patients

Dealing with nail fungus: Board-certified dermatologist can evaluate, recommend treatment

Dealing with nail fungus: Board-certified dermatologist can evaluate, recommend treatment

Study: Response to combination immunotherapy in melanoma depends on proportion of immune cells

Study: Response to combination immunotherapy in melanoma depends on proportion of immune cells

Youngest person in U.S. receives full face transplant by Cleveland Clinic team

Youngest person in U.S. receives full face transplant by Cleveland Clinic team

Black light helps determine disease extent of melasma in pregnant women

Black light helps determine disease extent of melasma in pregnant women

Existing drugs could offer new way to treat severe inflammatory skin conditions

Existing drugs could offer new way to treat severe inflammatory skin conditions

Study links heart failure biomarker to tumors observed in rare genetic diseases

Study links heart failure biomarker to tumors observed in rare genetic diseases

Clinical trial shows anti-inflammatory benefits from taking high doses of vitamin D after sunburn

Clinical trial shows anti-inflammatory benefits from taking high doses of vitamin D after sunburn

Hidden dangers of personal care products and cosmetics revealed

Hidden dangers of personal care products and cosmetics revealed

New hope for eczema from nitric oxide

New hope for eczema from nitric oxide

Researchers evaluate trends in emergency room use and treatment costs for shingles

Researchers evaluate trends in emergency room use and treatment costs for shingles

Nagoya University research identifies skin disease inherited as germline mutation from father

Nagoya University research identifies skin disease inherited as germline mutation from father

Researchers find molecule that darkens skin without UV exposure and may protect against skin cancer

Researchers find molecule that darkens skin without UV exposure and may protect against skin cancer

Pediatric dermatologist offers few tips to protect infants from the sun

Pediatric dermatologist offers few tips to protect infants from the sun