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Dermatology patient leaflets



This page lists leaflets produced or used by our department. Each leaflet is reviewed at least every three years to make sure it is kept up to date.

After your skin biopsy

This leaflet explains how to take care of your wound(s) when you leave hospital.

Bexarotene patient diary

This is a diary to help patients keep track of their bexarotene medication.

Biopsy - Having a skin biopsy

This leaflet explains what a skin biopsy is and the benefits, risks and alternatives of this procedure.

Cyclophosphamide in autoimmune blistering disease

This leaflet explains more about having treatment with the medicine cyclophosphamide for an autoimmune blistering disease. It includes information about the benefits, risks and alternatives.

Dermatology appointment during pandemic

This leaflet gives information about attending an appointment in the Dermatology Department during the coronavirus pandemic.

Dermatology Day Care - Admission information

This information sheet provides information about your visit to the Dermatology Day Centre, including what the Centre is and what you can expect during your visit.

Dermatology Day Care: nurse-led care

This leaflet aims to answer some of the questions you may have about your visit to the Dermatology Day Care Service.

Eczema education programme

This leaflet provides information about the Guy's and St Thomas' eczema education programme which provides education, guidance and improves confidence in treating eczema.


This leaflet aims to answer your questions about emollient treatment and provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to apply your emollient.

Epidermolysis bullosa - pregnancy and childbirth

This leaflet provides a general guide to some of the key things you are likely to encounter and questions you may have during your pregnancy.
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