My Dermatologist Says I Have Actinic Keratosis: What Is That?

Actinic keratosis (AK), also known as solar keratosis, are commonly referred to as pre-cancerous skin growths.  In fact, they are the most common pre-cancerous growth of humans.   Actinic keratoses (plural) are most commonly found on sun exposed areas, namely, the face, lips, bald scalp, and backs of hands and arms.

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Here you will find discussions mainly around:
– Psoriasis
– Autoimmune skin diseases such as lichen planus, vitiligo, and pemphigus
– New Treatments for skin diseases
– Skin Cancer including basal cell carcinoma, malignant melanoma, and T-Cell Lymphoma
– Dermatology and Society
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