A 53-year-old member asked:
white skin bloches?
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Dr. Bac Nguyen answered
22 years experience Family Medicine
Several things..: If this is something new or sort of reccuring in warmer/summer months and fade over winter, occuring on chest/back etc..Likely tinea versicolor (fungus). Can be eassily treated, but reucurrence is common. Vitiligo (autoimmune), pityriasis alba (probable viral) are relatively common as well..Sometimes steroid injections/potent topicals can cause such as well.. Consult doc.. Good luck.
Answered on Jul 18, 2014
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