The AAD's Coronavirus Resource Center will help you find information about how you can continue to care for your skin, hair, and nails. To help care for your skin during the coronavirus pandemic and beyond, the AAD recommends these tips from board-certified dermatologists. You can get a rash from poison ivy any time of the year. You can expect permanent results in all but one area. Do you know which one?
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Identifying and treating these precancerous lesions helps you reduce that risk. Your treatment options depend on how many lesions you have, where they are, your age and overall health. Options include:.
Patient information: See related handout on actinic keratoses , written by the authors of this article. Actinic keratoses are rough, scaly lesions that commonly occur on sun-exposed areas of the skin. The prevalence of the condition increases with age. Actinic keratoses are thought to be carcinomas in situ, which can progress to squamous cell carcinomas.