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Skin polyp

Also known as Benign Skin Tumor

Skin polyp is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What are the symptoms?

Within all the people who go to their doctor with skin polyp, 79% report having skin moles, 58% report having skin lesion, and 56% report having abnormal appearing skin. The symptoms that are highly suggestive of skin polyp are skin moles, abnormal appearing skin, skin growth, acne or pimples, change in skin mole size or color, and irregular appearing scalp, although you may still have skin polyp without those symptoms.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with skin polyp often receive complete physical skin exam performed (ml), excision, biopsy, excision of skin lesion, wound care management, other diagnostic procedures on skin and subcutaneous tissue, other therapeutic procedures and other non-or therapeutic procedures on skin and breast .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with skin polyp include epinephrine / lidocaine, tretinoin topical, benzoyl peroxide topical, ciclopirox topical, salicylic acid topical, aluminum chloride hexahydrate topical, hydroquinone topical, adapalene topical, benzoyl peroxide-clindamycin topical, desoximetasone topical, imiquimod topical, azelaic acid topical and tazarotene topical .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for skin polyp include .

Age

< 1 years
0.3x
1-4 years
0.4x
5-14 years
0.7x
15-29 years
0.8x
30-44 years
1.4x
45-59 years
1.3x
60-74 years
1.1x
75+ years
0.7x

Sex

Male
0.9x
Female
1.1x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
0.3x
Hispanic
0.5x
White
1.4x
Other
0.7x
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