Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair, and mucous membranes. The skin, being the largest organ of the body, performs crucial functions such as fluid retention, infection prevention, sensation, temperature regulation, and Vitamin D production. Dermatological disorders, which can number over 3000 types, are often caused by allergies, irritation, clogging, or inflammation. EMC Hospital is recognized as one of the best dermatology care hospitals in Kochi, offering a team of specialists experienced in diagnosing and treating various skin diseases.
Skin diseases can manifest in various ways, with symptoms including:
Common causes of skin diseases include:
Our department treats a wide range of skin conditions, including:
The Dermatology department at EMC Hospital is equipped with: