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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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I received a severe sun burn to my face neck and throat area

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I received a severe sun burn to my face neck and throat area 20+ years ago. I wear sun screens and try to avoid the sun, but all these areas are still red. My throat area is now mottled in appearance and is irritating, I moisturise regularly. I am a 54 year old male
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello from JA
Let me ask you
Have you had this skin biopsied?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
So I am assuming you have not seen a dermatologist then.?
Have you only treated this on your own for so long?

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