Dermatology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Aug
2001

Q&A: What can I do about a scar from kidney surgery that has a painful lump inside?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had my right kidney removed on 5/1/01. A 4" mass, renal cell carcinoma sarcomatoid. It was found in 2 lymph nodes next to the kidney. 8/20/01 I has a cat scan. No evidence of spreading. My question ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: Can the Estratest I am taking for hot flashes and mood swings cause facial hair growth and what can I do about it?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Thank you for the quick answer. The hair growth is dark hair but light in density. What kind of doctor would prescribe Vaniqa? I am, also, on Estratest, for estrogen replacement and I have seen an increase ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What can I consider beyond electrolysis and using tweezers to remove light facial hair that keeps coming back?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have had light facial hair for many years and have spent a great deal of time and money on electrolysis. Most of it has been very successful but I still continue to have facial hair on my jawbone, chin ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: I have these bumps on my thighs and my mom says I am growing too fast. Is this true and how can I make them disappear?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com hi. i'm 13 years old. i have these bumps that are shaped like little lines on my thies, on the side of my thies. I asked my mom and she said its because im growing fast and it means that my legs are ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What can I do about a rash that extends from my nipples across my breast and secretes a clear discharge?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com i have what looks like a breast rash that has spread to both breasts and is going off the nippple area to my skin. it is sometimes painful and secretes a clear discharge through what looks like sores ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: I have these small blisters on my fingers that itch and ooze a clear liquid and then dry up and become scaly. Where does it come from, how do you get it and is it curable?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I went to a dermatogist about 8 months ago because in the last year and half I have gotten these small blisters on my fingers they itch and ooze a clear liquid then dry up and become scaly. These blisters ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: Where can I find the cheapest BOTOX® injection?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Where can I find the cheapest botox injection?Thankyou. View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: What medications can I used for breakouts on my face if I am pregnant?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com what kind of medication can i use for breakouts on my face if i am pregnant? View full question & answer >>
Mar
2001

Q&A: Is it normal to have some numbness after electrocutery on a wart located on the finger?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Wondering if anyone knows if it is normal to have some numbness after electro cautery on a wart located on the finger. View full question & answer >>
Mar
2001

Q&A: How do I get rid of cysts or acne on my labia?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com I have kind of an embarrasing question. I seem to be having cronic "cysts" or "pimples" on my labia. They come and go. I have been to 2 different doctors...they just shrug it off and ... View full question & answer >>