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A 26-year-old male asked:

Red skin with a silver or scaly texture appeared behind my ear. it's not itchy, oozing, painful or noticeable. i only saw it when looking in a mirror.

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 39 years experience
Seborrheic Derm: What you are describing is a dermatitis called seborrheic dermatitis. This rash can be improved with the use of Hydrocortisone cream.
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