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Is rosacea a temporary condition?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Rosacea is not a temporary condition. The characteristic skin redness and other symptoms may be worse at some times than others. But rosacea is a chronic, long-term condition. The cause is unknown and there's no cure, but you can keep the symptoms of rosacea under control with the proper medical treatment.

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