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dermdoc19, Dermatologist
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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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My daughter is struggling with cystic acne... She has

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My daughter is struggling with cystic acne...
JA: The Dermatologist can help. To begin, when did acne first appear? Has your daughter used any medication for this?
Customer: She has suffered since aged around 15. She's now 22. She has tried Accutane in the past and has taken a contraceptive pill which helped somewhat. She is awaiting a re-referral and the GP has currently prescribed Adapalene.
JA: Thanks for that. Has she seen a dermatologist about acne?
Customer: Yes but not for around 18 months now. Is awaiting a re-referral.
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in her medical history the Dermatologist should know?
Customer: She has mild asthma and hayfever. Not sure if they are relevant.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I'mCustomer licensed and practicing physician. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 1 year ago.

do you have a pic?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can try and obtain one but she isn't here at the moment....
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 1 year ago.

okay get back to me later