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Dry discolored skin patches

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Eczema: See you doctor for the correct diagnosis and treatment. Often time you will have other dry itchy patches on your elbow, knee, or other joint, or wais... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
Try some aquaphor: but depending on where it is you may need a dermatologist.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Dry, rough skin: These patches of skin would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or p... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Olson
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Cream: Over the counter steriod creams might help. Creams usually have a drying effect that will help with the oily skin. The dry spots might get worse. C... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Pennie
Dermatology 16 years experience
Psoriasis: Psoriasis often presents as pink, scaly patches of skin on the body, sometimes only on the knees and elbows. Unlike eczema, it tends not to be very i... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 71 years experience
DRY FLAKY SKIN PATCH: WITHOUT SEEING THESE DRY SCALY SKIN PATCHES THERE IS NO WAY WE CAN TELL. DO THEY ITCH? IT COULD BE A HARMLESS DISORDER CALLED PITYRIASIS ROSEA. DO SEE... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Rash : The best way to understand a rash is by seeing it. Without seeing it someone can't be sure. I wonder if this is a fungal rash, eczema psoriasis
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Dry skin: This can be due to many things- allergy, irritation from lotion or soap, dermatitis, eczema. Unfortunately very hard to say without exam. Try to ident... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
Dermatology 29 years experience
Ashy skin: A gentle moisturizer such as eucerin or cetaphil may help along with non soap cleansers.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
LOCAL STEROIDS: Steroid creams after evaluation by your doctor.

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