Acrochordons ( Cutaneous Skin Tags ) - Acrochordons causes, treatment

What is Acrochordons?

Acrochordons is a coomon skin disorder. An acrochordon is a small, soft, common, benign, usually pedunculated neoplasm that is found particularly in persons who are obese. Cutaneous skin tags are very common, generally benign skin growths that occur most often after midlife.

What causes Acrochordons ?

The exact cause of acrochordons is not known. They tend to be more numerous in obese persons and in those with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The following factors may play a role in Acrochordons causes:

Sign and Symptoms of Acrochordons

Various symptoms has been observed for Acrochordons including skin growth. Some symptoms are as follows:

Acrochordons Cure and Treatment

Treatment is usually not necessary unless the cutaneous tags are irritating or are cosmetically displeasing. If skin tags become sore from rubbing clothing or jewelry or if you find them unsightly, they can be removed surgically. Healing is usually complete in a week or two.





Skin Disorders and Diseases

Androgenic Alopecia
Acanthosis Nigricans
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Acne
Acne Vulgaris
Acne Treatment
Acrochordons
Actinic Keratosis
Angioma
Erythroderma
Facial Rashes
Folloculitis
Ringworm
White Spots
Aphthous Ulcers
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis
Atypical Moles
Barnacles of Aging
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bateman's Purpura

 

Cellulite
Cholinergic Urticaria
Chilblain
Contact Allergy
Cherry Angioma
Chondrodermatitis Helicis
Clark's Nevus
Dermatofibroma
Dandruff
Darkcircles Under Eyes
Eczema
Dry Skin
Mastocytosis
Pruritis Ani
Berloque Dermatitis
Boils
Blackheads
Bullous Pemphigoid
Hand Eczema
Perioral Dermatitis
Oily Skin
Candida



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