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After sun exposure, i developed white sun spots on my chest area. how can i get rid off them?

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Dr. Michael Fisher answered

Specializes in Dermatology

White sun spots can be cause by a skin condition called tinea versicolor.Tinea versicolor is a common fungal infection of the skin that often affects adolescents and young adults. The term versicolor refers to the fact that it causes the affected skin to change color and become either lighter or darker than surrounding skin. Treatment can be with prescription ketodan.

Answered Mar 28, 2013

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