Seborrheic dermatitis candida

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seborrheic-dermatitis

Within the past six months, I've been battling with what my doctor and dermatologist are calling seborrheic dermatitis. It's on my scalp, face, and has recently spread to my chest, arms and groin area. My M.D. did a complete blood panel on me and found that I had a fatty liver and high ferritin levels (453). I've been on a strict liver detox for the past month and have seen my AST and ALT levels decrease as well as losing nearly 30 pounds, which is nice.
Diarrhea, sometimes associated with abdominal cramps, can be caused by Candida. Psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis have also been reported in association with Candida.
//www.medhelp.org/user_photos/show/411018?personal_page_id=3039115. I was also diagnosed with seborrheic dermatitis on my eyebrows. I also recently discovered that I have Candida non-albican. Please let me know your thoughts. Can all theses skin problems be due to Candida?
I thought it was some form of dermatitis, maybe seborrheic, but nothing seems to help. I have tried applying lubriderm lotion, coconut oil, vitamin e preparations, selsun blue, and glycerin but they have not helped at all. They work the first day i use them but after that there is no difference and it goes back to how it was before. Is there anything i can do to try to cure it? I dont want to use a hydrocortisone cream because of the dependency and the thinning of skin that can occur.
Hello, From your symptoms it can be seborrheic dermatitis or fungal infection. First of all, don’t use any cosmetics on the penis,instead use some topical antimicrobials like Bacitracin or Lotrimin.Also corticosteroids and topical immunosuppressants can be used but they are available under prescription. Also retract the foreskin daily and soak in warm water to clean penis and foreskin.
My scalp and hairline/eyebrows/creases behind ears/inside ears developed a sort of red, scaly rash that doesn't particularly itch that I thought might have been seborrheic dermatitis - I have been using a 2% ketoconazole shampoo, plus a cream (same active at 2% also) which didn't do a thing. Then I tried some OTC hydrocortisone to try and calm the redness and that didn't help either.
It's possible that it is seborrheic dermatitis or candida yeast. Try getting some active manuka honey at least a +10 active. Apply it to entire surface and cover with guaze soaked in aloe vera juice with a few drops of tea tree oil,3 drops of neem oil and 1 drop of Thyme oil. .It could also be a fungal dermatitis or some type of mite or parasite. The manuka paste will kill any bacteria, fungus or parasite.
That can help get rid of a yeast issue. I was diagnosed with seborrheic (I know I didn't spell that right) dermatitis about a year and a half after I got herpes. I look at it as a coincidence. If you think herpes is related, try taking valtrex or acyclovir suppressively and see if that helps. I don't think you'll see a difference.
Differentials here will be an allergic reaction ,a viral or bacterial conjunctivitis and seborrheic dermatitis. Have you noticed any greasy scaling over the scalp? Over the eyelids, have you noted any scales which seems to affect the base of eye lashes? A fungal infection may also be a differential. Do you have any known allergies before?
I have suffered from mild seborrheic dermatitis on my face for years. This responds well to ketoconazole, but the problem with my ears is different. My dermatitis never itched before. I talked to my doctor about it and she prescribed flumethasone pivalare ear drops. These reduced the itching for a while, but the condition soon came back. I sometimes wonder if I have caught a new, antifungal-resistant strain of pityrosporum ovale (the yeast that causes seborrheic dermatitis).
Along with the ears had a dry patch under which came and went, and around the nose. 1 year on, Spread around the back of neck behind ears, a new doctor said generic dermatitis and keep moisturised. Now I have dry scaly skin all around neck, patches on cheek and all over ears, Slow hair growth where it is and discolouration so looks horrible.
Then - allergic reaction to hair products. Then - fungus. Then - seborrheic dermatitis. I have used everything. The only time it was ever cleared up was when I was on heavy doses of steroids for another condition. It came back as soon as I went off the steroids. I came to the conclusion a long time ago that there isn't a doctor/dermatologist that knows exactly what it is. I've just accepted it. Certain hair products do cause it to be worse. Some times my ears bleed.
I went today to a dermatologist who said I have seborrheic dermatitis, he prescribed a special shampoo to use 3 times a week. Will this also help hair that is easily falling from my stomach and torso? don't think so, I feel like doctors do not listen But until now i cannot find an explanation to my white tongue and loss of appetite which came together. 3 weeks ago a parasite called entamoeba histolytica was found in my stools.
Hi! I have seborrheic dermatitis and I use two shampoos (alternating them). One with tar and one with climbazole and zinc pyrithione. Maybe you should try them? Also, while I took Ganatone and Omeprazole (for treating my GERD and LPR), I returned to normal condition of the skin on my face. But when I stopped taking them, redness and peeling have appeared again. Problems with the gastrointestinal tract is known can be manifested as skin diseases. Do you have problems with it, for example, GERD?
If still the symptoms do not improve then please get a clinical examination done by a dermatologist and get seborrheic dermatitis and dermatitis ruled out. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your dermatologist. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.
Infections caused by yeast, herpes, genital warts, pinworms, scabies, and lice cause the condition. Skin conditions such as contact dermatitis, psoriasis, and seborrheic dermatitis may initially present as pruritis ani. Contact dermatitis may be caused by exposure to soaps, contraceptive jellies and foams, scented toilet paper, deodorant sprays, and douches. Individuals who have chronic diarrhea may have pruritis ani because of the difficulty keeping the area clean and dry.
**NOTE** Symptoms dominantly ascribed to intestinal Candida and symptoms published in research * Extreme lethargy * Diarrhea, chronic gas, abdominal cramps alleviated by bowel movements, Irritable Bowel Syndrome * Lactose intolerance * Anxiety, Hyperactivity, Attention Deficit Disorder * Allergies and allergy symptoms, chemical sensitivities * Panic attacks * Sinus problems * Eye fatigue * Muscle weakness and bone pain * White tongue and a white coating * Psoriasis/seborrheic derma
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/seborrheic-dermatitis/DS00984 This is essentially the same thing that causes dandruff of the scalp, except occurring in sebaceous glands on the face (such as around the nose). I previously was able to eradicate a case of dandruff by stopping use of particular hair products (e.g. gel), and by putting neem oil on my scalp. I intend to try using neem oil in this case to see if it cures this current condition. Good luck!
Psoriasis - my dad and grandma on moms side both have it pretty bad Dermatitis - possibly seborrheic(although the description doesn't sound like it really Contact or atopic Dermatitis - would have to be multiple things, friction, latex, lotions, soaps Lichen Planus - I haven't seen a case on the internet that looks much like this HPV - I really worry about this one because it's the only STD I'm not sure about and I could be exposing my girlfriend... Any thoughts would be appreciated.
Not in my anus, but it worked pretty well, and still is working on my head (because of dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis in the area) twice a week, every week. Also it worked in one of my foot's toe (fungus in the nail).
The doctor said I had seborrheic dermititis - which can also show up as flaky skin around your nose and mouth. Using a prescription co-steroid cream helped the flaky itchy skin - - still dealing with the liquid running out of my ear..... If the ear doctor doesn't help - see a dermatologist....
I too used a drug called ThreeLac for treating Candida. There was less problems when I was using it, but the strange symptoms reappeared when i stopped. I cannot afford to buy that drug from US as I have to pay the customs duty everytime here.I am not 100% sure that is worked but it helped upto some certain point. One more thing I observed.
Several weeks later I started losing my hair and developed Seborrheic Dermatitis on my scalp. I lost about half my hair. My hair used to be down to my waist, healthy and SO thick I couldn't put it in a pony tail. I really miss it. Now I have to keep my hair chin length because of the pain. It hurts to touch any hair on my head. I can't wear a hat, go in the wind, go in heat or cold, etc... This pain has caused me to develop an extreme fear of being touched.
After coming off birth control and a particularly unhealthy back to back weekends, i broke out in a body rash, eczema on arms, seborrheic dermatitis on face, and a suspected nasty staph infection to make things worse. Aside from not too much help from doctors (IGE was 800+, showed no food allergens, just common environmental I have always known), this is what has helped me the most: -antifungal, antibiotic diet - as many nutrient rich greens, less fruits if you suspect infection to start..
My hair is sarting to become grey.I have seborrheic dermatitis and Iam used to use selsun blue shampoo (that contains selenium) but today I read that it increases the graying of hair when used as shampoo,but may improve the graying if used orally as antioxidant. but i wonder that "Funnily enough, one sign of an overdose of seleniumSelenium - an antioxidant is hair loss." I wish that more studies to be done concerning it. I read that it has an antioxidant activity 50 times as vit.E.
I have severe Candiasis, aka Candida. One of my symptoms is wrinkled fingertips, usually on my left hand. Sometimes it gets so bad they crack, and it's very painful. But since I've been on a sugar, yeast free diet (kills candida) for a couple months now, I hardly have that happen anymore. Check into Candida... see if the symptom list matches other ailments you've been experiencing -- most common are GI issues, ongoing yeast infection, weight loss (body not absorbing nutrients), and more...
A fungal infection may also be considered as a differential but may easily be differentiated from seborrheic dermatitis. Seborrheic dermatitis may be recurrent.
I visited a few websites and did some google searches. I finally decided that what I might have is Candida. This is a yeast infection where your body's natural balance gets out of whack - usually due to a higher sugar diet. This made perfect sense, because I was eating a very high sugar diet (cokes, candy, sweets, etc). I also noticed that on the same day my eyes broke out, my foreskin area did as well.
I am a certified herbalist and nutritionalist, and I am starting to think that the cause for all of this may be a systemic candida infection. Candida albicans is the scientific name for yeast. When it becomes systemic it can cause all kinds of problems. Google it and you will find many holistic websites that list the many and varied symptoms. It effects everyone differently, so it can be hard to diagnose.
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