• Life Learnings,  Solving Skin Issues

    They thought I had skin cancer when I actually had dermatitis…

    A dermatologist thought I had skin cancer but I actually had seborrheic dermatitis. How does a dermatologist confuse skin cancer and dermatitis? I have no idea…This experience still makes me angry when I think about it. I am not a dermatologist but I would think a professional would at least ask a couple more questions before making it seem like life or death and taking a chunk out of the back of my head. It went like this… Me: “I have Crohn’s Disease and since my diagnosis I have been having hair loss.” Dermatologist: “Let me take a look.” She does a pull test and ends up with a couple…