U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
SC
A 17-year-old female asked:

I have dark, dryish spots on my skin, some are circles they appear in clusters especially on my underarms and some under the breast and on my stomach. what could this be? they get slightly lighter when i scrub at them really hard, but never go away comple

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
Sounds like possible: fungus but you need to see dermatologist for correct diagnosis and treatment

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Jul 25, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.