Is Sensitive Skin A Disease, A Syndrome, A Disorder Or Else?

Research Article

Author(s): Kam Tim Michael Chan

Published: February 18, 2020     DOI: 10.33552/ANN.2020.07.000655

Abstract: Sensitive Skin Is A Complex Global Challenge Awaiting Upcoming Solution. Till Now, The Exact Pathogenetic Mechanism, Neuro Psycho-cognitive Pathway Of Sensitive Skin Is Unknown. One Of The Difficulties Lies On The Fact That There Is An Absence Of Objective Diagnostic Test To Define The Disease. Even Worse, Authorities Have Been Arguing Whether Sensitive Skin Is A Disease, Disorder, Syndrome Or Simply A Psychological Symptom With Unpleasant Sensations. The Following Is A Discussion Paper Attempting To Frame Sensitive Skin As A Syndrome Based On The Current Scientific Findings Based On A Biopsychosocial Model.

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