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What is Rosacea?

What is Rosacea?

…ated – can result in devastating visual impairment primarily due to chronic keratitis. Patients with rosacea commonly report flushing as a preceding symptom and identify clear triggers of flushing: sun exposure, stress, hot and cold weather,…

Erythema in Rosacea

Erythema in Rosacea

Current treatment of erythema in rosacea This type has traditionally been treated with avoidance of flushing, photoprotection, and surgical strategies including electrosurgery or laser therapies to treat the erythema and telangiectasias. Laser…

Living with Rosacea

Living with Rosacea

…on quality of life stems from both physical discomfort as well as psychological impact resulting from persistent erythema or flushing. Key factors include pruritus burning sensitive skin stinging cosmetic intolerance pain Age/ age of onset, gender…

Diagnosis of ophthalmomyiasis externa by dermatoscopy

Diagnosis of ophthalmomyiasis externa by dermatoscopy

…thematous palpebra and profuse epiphora. The conjunctivae were fiery red and the bulbar conjunctiva demonstrated significant flushing with ciliary injection. At first, with unassisted examination any trigger or cause leading to this condition was…

Ocular Inflammation

Ocular Inflammation

…phthalmology. Wilkin, in 1994, stated that “Ocular rosacea is principally vascular and correlates with the severity of flushing.” [29] Tanzi and Weinberg, in 2001, also stated that “the ocular manifestations of rosacea are commonly…

Papulopustular Subtype

Papulopustular Subtype

…nd forehead. Predilection of lesions on the central aspect of the face, sometimes with central facial edema. Associated with flushing. This subtype is best treated with topical or systemic antibiotics, topical sulfur or sulfacetamide based lotions,…

Erythemato-telangiectatic (E-T) Subtype

Erythemato-telangiectatic (E-T) Subtype

…significant impact on quality of life stemming from persistent facial erythema. This type is best treated with avoidance of flushing, photoprotection, and electrosurgery or laser therapies to treat the erythema and telangiectasias. A significant…

Bibliography

Bibliography

…mized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled pivotal studies, J Drugs Derm, 13(3): 316-323. Hsu CC et al (2012) Pronounced facial flushing and persistent erythema of rosacea effectively treated by carvedilol, a nonselective beta-adrenergic blocker, JAAD,…