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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
Sometimes: Glands get infected like h. Suppurativa, see your doctor.

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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Brandon
37 years experience Family Medicine
Likely have ezcema: This skin condition could be another type of ezcema like you have on your torso. It is unusual that this is only occuring in one armpit and not the ot ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
9 years experience Internal Medicine
Rash: A picture is worth a 1000 words. Rashes need to be seen to be diagnosed. Scaly rash common from several conditions, fungal, psoriasis, eczema or dry ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
51 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Skin cells peel: A peeling skin is the result of separation of the outer layer of cells which separates. A typical common skin lesion of this nature is seen in sun bur ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Peeling skin: Unless very superficial would allow it to exfoliate on it's own. Sometimes when pulling skin off of face - thick layers of tissue may be pulled off - ... Read More
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Dr. Melissa Arca
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Newborns, especially those born after their due date tend to have peeling skin within the first two weeks of life. This is a normal process and is not ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Skin peeling usually indicates a skin disorder of chronic nature. Without a direct look at it, it's hard to come up an accurate Dx. So, collect & ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Without a look at what you described, it's hard to offer a decent advice although chronic inflammation, i.e., balanoposthitis, related with long tight ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Hydrocortisone: This is probably seborrheic dermatitis. See dermatologist to make sure. Hydrocortisone usually helps.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Peeling skin: Skin peels so that dead cells can be eliminated and new cells can emerge. Several different conditions can cause the skin on the area of the toes to p ... Read More
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