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Can You Get A Diagnosis For Rosacea On The Internet?

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It is not a good idea to get a diagnosis of rosacea on the internet, beside the fact that such a diagnosis is illegal and unethical, since diagnosis of rosacea is only made by a physician, particularly a dermatologist. You may think you are just as smart to self diagnose your skin condition but that isn't a good idea either. You really should obtain a proper diagnosis of rosacea to rule out any other possible rosacea mimic and differentiate other skin conditions that may either co-exist or actually be the problem.

While some websites offer an internet diagnosis if you pay money and send photos and a history, do you really think this would be better than actually visiting a dermatologist who looks closely at your skin issue, takes a detailed history and possibly take some tests to rule out rosacea mimics?

For more info:

Can you self diagnose rosacea?

What Is Rosacea?

What is involved with diagnosing rosacea?

Rosacea Mimics

Co-existing Conditions

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