The incidence of prostate cancer is rising in South Africa, as it is in rest of the world.
Rosacea presents with episodic facial flushing which subsequently becomes fixed. Telangiectasia develop initially as individual vessels then as leashes of vessels, particularly on the nose.
If a patient regularly needs a beta-agonist, the inflammation is sufficient to warrant anti-inflammatory therapy.
This article is designed to provide the primary care practitioner with insights into the pathogenesis, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of this disease of ageing.
A 67-year-old woman has a three-year history of a recurrent pruritic eruption of the leg.