All patients had transient, moderate-to-severe stinging, burning or pain at the time of injection.
Local tissue reactions were confined to the treatment site and included erythema, swelling, desquamation, erosions and eschar in most patients. Hyperpigmentation was observed in 83% of patients but typically cleared up by follow up. Forty-seven per cent of patients had ulcerations at the treatment site. The lowest incidence and severity of reactions occurred with 0-5 ml 5-FU/epinephrine gel three times weekly for 2 weeks.
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Rosacea and Eczema are two skin conditions that are fairly commonly found throughout the world. Each of them is characterized by different features, and can be both discomfiting as well as result in undesirable appearance features. In a nutshell, theyre problems that many would want to deal with.