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Posted 26 Jan 2016 by • 6 answers
My Doctor, an MD, who prescribed fluorouracil 5% topical cream to spots on my face and was told to apply it twice a day just to the spots for seven days. A little back ground, I have had some previous skin problems in the past and been treated by freezing (cryo.) for a spot or two, one of which ...
Posted 14 days ago by • 1 answer
Posted 25 Feb 2018 by • 0 answers
..them. BUT on my center forehead..one spot turned red than pink, yet has "oozed" and feels raw ..Yet never scabbed. Do I continue cream on this raw spot? Did it "die" or is not healed?
Posted 18 Feb 2018 by • 0 answers
I have a bump on my scalp that is slighlty dark in color because of a layer of dead skin on top of the bump. If I peel the dead skin off underneath it is pink. I have had this for a few years. Is this something serious?
Posted 9 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
Posted 31 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
could have something to do with the cancer. so I have to stop the injections till we get more biopsies back. What is the best meds to take if I cant continue the Enbrel.
Posted 25 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
I am applying fluorouracil 5% cream to my ears to treat skin cancer. I wear hearing aids. Does anyone know if it can damage them?
Posted 14 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
... the Xeljanz 5 MG which was twice a day. I get skin cancer checkups yearly. I've just recently had surgery for Basal Cell Skin cancer and at the same time diagnosed with a Squamous Skin cancer on my leg, and taking Brachytherapy (Radiation) as a treatment. Have any of you noticed more skin ...
Posted 16 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
... twice a day. I stopped using it 6 weeks ago. Should of all the redness be healed by now? What are signs that it did not work? Thank you
Posted 23 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
Hello, and thank you in advance. My mother passed away at age 54 of breast cancer after being diagnosed at age 49. No other family history known on African American side. Skin cancer prevalent on other side. I am 35 yo biracial African American and Caucasian ansestry. Should I consider the BRCA1/2 ...
Posted 30 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I started using this 7 days ago. There is no difference in my skin. It was prescribed for precancerous cells on my nose. How long before I will see the results everyone is talking about? I've been waiting for the peeling, and/or redness, but there isn't any. The nurse says the cream does ...
Posted 6 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
My Dad, who is 82, already had a history of basal and squamous cell carcinoma on his extremities and face. He has now been on hydroxyurea for about 3 years, and his skin cancer occurrences have markedly increased. His doctor insists it could not be due to the hydroxyurea, yet there is a warning ...
I started erivedge after having 54 BCC's cut off over the last 16 years. I was on it from June until
Posted 7 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
... Sept last year, but stopped it because of all the side effects. From Sept 2015 until Mar 2016 I had grown 17 new skin cancers. Needless to say I had to go back on the Erivedge to take care of those spots and to keep more from growing. So I have a few questions. Has anybody else had this many ...
Posted 5 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
would it start as a flat brown oddly shape? I have two on my arm, One I used a buff puff to rub it off and now it's like a crusty wart that's growing in height.
Posted 12 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
i have the skin cancer and was wondering when the spots on my body would start to go away