Part 2: More about Pityriasis Rosea, Lichen Planus, Psoriasis, Eczema — Pityriasis Rosea
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Almost all of the people who responded said that as soon as they were diagnosed (whether with or without a biopsy) their doctors (both general or dermatologists) lost interest. Basically, they were told that it was no big deal, go home and shut up. Most were given a tube of steroid cream to go with that. Some believed that the steroid cream would cure the rash. None were told that the steroid cream would do nothing for the rash, and might have nasty side effects.