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The General Dermatology Consultation provides diagnostic and therapeutic care for all diseases that affect the skin, mucous membranes, scalp and nails. Depending on the specific case, patients may be referred on to a more specialized dermatology consultation (FR).
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I have stretch marks, can they be prevented?
Stretch marks are caused by the stretching of the skin due to the growth of the uterus and weight gain. They form reddish lines on the abdomen and breasts and fade after delivery to become whitish.
Unfortunately, nothing can prevent them effectively.
Illness and the effects of certain treatments often make visible changes to one’s physique. Chemotherapy may make your skin and nails fragile.
Such side-effects can affect your morale and your well-being.
During the anti-cancer treatment your skin will become more fragile, drier and more sensitive to sunlight and to strong lighting.