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Is rosacea life threatening?

Rosacea is not a life threatening condition, but the physical symptoms associated with the disorder can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. Also, if left untreated, it may cause permanent scarring of the skin. However, rosacea can usually be controlled. Talk to your doctor about finding the right treatment to help manage your symptoms.

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