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Posted by: Estelle | 2010/02/20

Skin Disorder

a Little black boy aged 10 has " Eliphant Skin" . His mother has the same. He is being targeted by ather scolars and stones were thrown at him this week. is there any cure for this?

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Estelle

The boy will have to consult a dermatologist to confirm the diagnosis of "Elephant skin". Treatment will depend on the diagnosis made. Please refer to the following link regarding Onchocerciasis which is associated with "elephant skin": http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onchocerciasis

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Dr Anrich Burger

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