A 31-year-old male asked:
Itching sensation under the skin on muscle next to shin. the itching is internal and has been going on for over a month. what type doc should i see?
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General Surgery 43 years experience
General: start with your family physician he could help with more than 90% of problem like this if it turn to be complicated he will refer you to proper specialist
for now take benadryl (diphenhydramine) before you go to bed and apply cortisone cream on the area twice a day
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Last updated Jul 27, 2014
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