The chronic skin condition rosacea affects about 16 million people in the United States. The symptoms can come and go at first, making it difficult to diagnose. Test your knowledge with this rosacea quiz.
Is rosacea caused by alcoholism?
Does rosacea affect women more, or men?
It's about the same.
If you blush easily, are you more likely to get rosacea?
It doesn't matter.
What age group is most affected by rosacea?
What condition increases your risk of rosacea?
Which is NOT a primary symptom of rosacea?
visible facial blood vessels
intermittent face flushing
permanent face flushing
Can rosacea appear on other parts of your body, or is it only a facial condition?
What's the difference between a papule and a pustule?
Papules are bigger than pustules.
Pustules are bigger than papules.
Papules are fluid-containing blisters and pustules are solid bumps.
Pustules contain pus and papules don't.
What's the name for the tiny, visible blood vessels that are a symptom of rosacea?
About how many rosacea patients also have dry skin?
Which of your senses could be damaged by rosacea?
Severe cases of rosacea (mostly in men) can result in swollen, bumpy nose tissue. What is this condition called?
Withdrawal from this substance can cause a rosacea flare-up.
What's the leading cause of rosacea outbreaks?
What's a good exercise option for rosacea patients who have flare-ups after intense exercise?
Does sucking on ice cubes help rosacea?
Is there a cure for rosacea?
What's more effective against rosacea: topical or oral antibiotics?
Which former U.S. president has rosacea?
George H.W. Bush
George W. Bush
What alcoholic drink do rosacea patients name as the worst rosacea trigger?