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How does rosacea spread?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Rosacea typically affects skin on the face, though in some cases it spreads to other parts of the body. Most people with rosacea develop redness or acne-like bumps around the central portion of their faces. However, some people with rosacea develop symptoms on their neck, chest, ears, scalp, and back, according to the National Rosacea Society.

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