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Keratosis Pilaris

keratosis pilaris example

What is it?

A common skin condition, which appears as tiny bumps on the skin. These bumps are most common on the back of the upper arms. They may be the same color as your skin or slightly red. The bumps may also become more noticeable in the winter or in dry climates. It is not contagious.

Who gets it?

 

What causes it?

keratosis pilaris example

Treatment

Tips

Learn more at the American Academy of Dermatology: AAD Keratosis pilaris.

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Important Announcement

Dear Patients,

Our goal here at The Dermatology of Institute of Boston is protect the health of our patients and staff. To continue caring for our patients during these uncertain times, while strictly adhering to the guidelines set by the CDC, we will be only offering virtual consultations. For some patients, an in person visit is best, but if you feel that your concern could be addressed online, this may be a convenient option for you.

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