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Rhinophyma Summary

Description: A manifestation of severe ROSACEA resulting in significant enlargement of the NOSE and occurring primarily in men. It is caused by hypertrophy of the SEBACEOUS GLANDS and surrounding CONNECTIVE TISSUE. The nose is reddened and marked with TELANGIECTASIS.

Also Known As: Rhinophymas

Networked: 132 relevant articles (8 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Rhinophyma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Carbon Monoxide : 1 outcome in 6 results : IBA
  2. Erbium : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  3. Isotretinoin (Accutane) : 1 outcome in 4 results : FDA 6 Generic
  4. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  5. Retinoids : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  6. Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-beta) : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  7. Cosmetics : 16 results : IBA
  8. Carbon Dioxide : 5 results : IBA
  9. Transforming Growth Factors (Transforming Growth Factor) : 4 results : IBA
  10. Actinic cheilitis : 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Rhinophyma

  1. Rosacea (Acne Rosacea)
  2. Foreign Bodies (Foreign Body)
  3. Edema
  4. Dermoid Cyst (Dermoid)
  5. Telangiectasis (Telangiectasia)
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Key Therapies for Rhinophyma

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  1. Gas Lasers : 4 outcomes 1 study in 37 results
  2. Lasers (Laser) : 1 outcome in 21 results
  3. Rhinoplasty : 1 outcome in 3 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 12 results
  5. Dermabrasion : 11 results
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