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Eruptive Xanthomas Treatment

Eruptive xanthomas are lesions that form on the skin or in the fatty tissue that are situated directly under the surface of the skin. Usually these lesions develop due to fat collects in the immune cells located in the skin. Xanthomas can develop on any part of the body, and the best way to treat is either through surgery or using a laser.More...


Removal Of Xanthomas

Removal Of Xanthomas

If you are suffering from xanthomas, then it is most probably due to high levels of blood cholesterol. Xanthomas are lesions that form on the skin due to collection of fat in the immune cells present in the skin. So, knowing this fact, it is important to reduce the fat levels in your blood stream, and this can be done by getting the cholesterol levels under control.You can reduce your blood cholesterol levels by making changes to your diet. Refrain from eating food that is high on saturated fats and trans fats. Also, avoid eating meats and dairy products. In addition, you should do regular exercise and concentrate on reducing your weight.More...



What Is A Xanthoma ?

What Is A Xanthoma

If you are diagnosed with suffering from xanthoma, then the first thing that you will want to know is what is a xanthoma. A xanthoma is basically a lesion that forms on the skin due to accumulation of fat in the immune cells of the skin. While xanthomas are not usually a health risk, they often are an indication of some other health condition like liver disease or diabetes.Xanthomas can develop on any part of the body, and they appear in the form of small and yellow protrusions. However, they most commonly develop on the skin of the brow, eyelids, feet, different joints and the hands. If you notice any strange bump on your skin, it is important that you immediately consult a doctor.More...