What is Angiokeratoma?
Of the most common types of angiokeratoma, angiokeratoma of Fordyce, which is not to be mistaken for Fordyce Spots, is a genial skin condition manifesting through benign lesions of capillaries which create uneashtetic small bumps of red, blue, purple or dark colour on the scrotum in men, respectively on the vaginal area in women, but showing a higher incidents in male individuals.
Although they are asymptomatic, genital angiokeratomas usually develop a rough, scaly surface which can easily be harmed or damaged unintentionally, causing scrotal or vaginal bleeding and potential infections if not cleansed or disinfected properly.
At a first glance, angiokeratomas of Fordyce are mistaken for STIs, but they are in fact non-contagious and thus not sexually transmittable and have no connection to personal hygiene.
The causes of angiokeratomas are not well-determined, but most specialists consider them a results of increased blood vessel pressure, enzyme deficiency or in the rare case of angiokeratomas of Fabry’s Syndrome, they are caused by a genetic inheritance.
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Renew Skin and Health Clinic is especially necessary to the public since very few other medical institutions in the country treat these rather delicate medical issues. We emphasize not only the effectiveness of the medical treatment we offer, but also the importance of comfort and the general wellbeing of the patient.
We always take great care to use those methods which offer the best results while being as non-intrusive as possible. Our highly-trained medical specialists are prepared to provide the proper medical treatment and to address all of your skin and aesthetic concerns.
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