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A 26-year-old female asked:

My skin recently got white spots (wit vlekke) on the back of my hands. mostly on the thumb and in between my fingers. should i let it be checked out at the gp?

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Dr. Edward Keuer
Specializes in Dermatology
While skin spots: Hello, more information would help (any similar spots elsewhere? Family history of such? Completely white, or just less color than normal skin?), but I suggest you have these evaluated. Most likely causes would be a post-inflammatory process (trauma?), but vitiligo should be ruled out.

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