Xanthelasma

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What is xanthelasma?

Xanthelasma is the condition of having yellow deposits of fat under the skin around the eye.

Common symptoms reported by people with xanthelasma

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with xanthelasma

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil)
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
1
Tried for
xanthelasma (1)

Data from patients with xanthelasma, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with xanthelasma

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
xanthelasma (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with xanthelasma, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has xanthelasma on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 2
60s 2
70+ 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 3
Female 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from xanthelasma patients who have completed their condition history
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