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A 22-year-old female asked about a 23-year-old male:

Extremely dry, scaly feet. saw dr., they didn't seem to think it was athletes foot. no cracking or peeling between toes just on tops of feet. small clear fluid filled bumps. extremely itchy. pain associated with itching. tried applying aquaphor nightly an

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
There must be more: So the Dr saw you with severe, itchy dermatitis on top of your feet and did not see features of fungus. What, then, was the diagnosis? Allergic contact? And the treatment was Aquaphor????? Sounds like you need a potent prescription ointment, maybe a short course of prednisone [20mg alternate days for 3 doses].

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