Learn About Fox-Fordyce Disease

What is the definition of Fox-Fordyce Disease?
It is characterized by the development of intense itching in the underarm area, the pubic area, and around the nipple of the breast as a result of perspiration which becomes trapped in the sweat gland and surrounding areas. The cause is unknown, but heat, humidity, and stress may play a role.
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What are the alternative names for Fox-Fordyce Disease?
  • Fox-Fordyce disease
  • Apocrine miliaria
  • Fox-Fordyce syndrome
  • Miliaria, apocrine
Who are the top Fox-Fordyce Disease Local Doctors?
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Dana Clinic 
Rasht, IR 

Omid Zargari is in Rasht, Islamic Republic of Iran. Zargari is rated as a Distinguished expert by MediFind in the treatment of Fox-Fordyce Disease. He is also highly rated in 4 other conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Fox-Fordyce Disease, Splinter Hemorrhages, Follicular Ichthyosis, and Parapsoriasis.

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Surgery Partners

Benefis West Campus

400 13th Ave S 
Great Falls, MT 59405

Jonathan Bingham is a Dermatologist in Great Falls, Montana. Dr. Bingham has been practicing medicine for over 23 years and is rated as a Distinguished doctor by MediFind in the treatment of Fox-Fordyce Disease. He is also highly rated in 11 other conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma, Basal Cell Skin Cancer, Fox-Fordyce Disease, and Comedones. He is licensed to treat patients in Montana. Dr. Bingham is currently accepting new patients.

 
 
 
 
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3800 Reservoir Rd Nw 
Washington, DC 20007

Paula Bourelly is a Dermatologist in Washington, Washington, D.c.. Dr. Bourelly has been practicing medicine for over 29 years and is rated as a Distinguished doctor by MediFind in the treatment of Fox-Fordyce Disease. She is also highly rated in 11 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Fox-Fordyce Disease, Spider Angioma, Telangiectasia, and Intertrigo. She is licensed to treat patients in District of Columbia. Dr. Bourelly is currently accepting new patients.

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Published Date: May 02, 2022
Published By: Genetic and Rare Diseases Informnation Center

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