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Dermatology

Read about the care provided by Duke dermatologists for people with common and rare skin conditions.

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Duke Doctors Diagnose Rare Sweet’s Syndrome
Duke Doctors Diagnose Rare Sweet’s Syndrome

Greg Cannon saw more than 15 doctors near his hometown of Valdese, NC, and was hospitalized twice with puzzling symptoms before Duke Health dermatologists confi ...

After Skin Cancer Surgery, Careful Reconstruction Around Eyes and Nose
After Skin Cancer Surgery, Careful Reconstruction Around Eyes and Nose

For six months, Elizabeth Ann Badgett, of Clayton, NC, watched a painless, scaly spot appear and disappear on her nose. Each time the spot returned it was large ...

Easing Acne Angst
Easing Acne Angst

Approximately 85 percent of all teens -- more than 20 million nationwide -- have some type of acne. And its effects can be devastating.

Early Detection of Melanoma
Early Detection of Melanoma

Melanoma can be cured, if detected early. Learn what to look for, and if you are at high risk.