What is Mastoiditis? Mastoiditis is an inflammation or infection of the mastoid bone, which is a portion of the temporal bone. (The bone on skull just behind the ear. If you put your finger, you can feel it) The mastoid consists of air cells that drain the middle ear. Mastoiditis can be a mild infection […]
It is a rare inherited skin condition, estimated to affect 1 to 4 people per 100,000 of the population and is characterised by a change in the way skin cells (keratinocytes) stick together within the upper layer of the skin (epidermis).
What is contact dermatitis? Dermatitis describes a type of inflammation of the skin. Dermatitis and eczema mean the same thing. Contact dermatitis describes inflammation that is caused by direct skin contact with something in your environment. It is sometimes called contact eczema. What causes contact dermatitis? There are two main types of contact dermatitis: Irritant […]