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A 37-year-old female asked:

A few days ago i discovered white spots and areas where my skin color is fading, mainly on my legs & arms. my face also burns & body is slightly itchy?

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Dr. Kevin Olson
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Fungal: Skin lightening and itching may be due to a variety of reasons, some of the most common being fungal infections and eczema. Trying an OTC anti-fungal or steroid may help relieve these symptoms, lacking any other information. If the symptoms persist or get worse, please see a doctor promptly.
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