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Category: Dermatology
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I have demodex mite infestation. Affecting primarily my

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I have demodex mite infestation. Affecting primarily my nose. I get deep pustules that never surface. Taking an antibiotic and Soolantra but helps very little
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Are you having any breathing problems?
Customer: No breathing problems, started about 3 months ago. Also at the same time I was dating a gal that had a bunch of dogs.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Healthy other than this
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  khagihara replied 3 months ago.

Can you attach the photos here? Did your doctor find it with KOH examination or skin biopsy?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
did skin scraping, microscope.
Expert:  khagihara replied 3 months ago.

You should try permethrin 5% cream. Topical permethrin should be applied to the entire face before bed and washed off after 8 to 14 hours.