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A 28-year-old female asked:

Several dry red patches/rashes on upper arms, armpits, back, chest, hip, and breast - mainly on my left, some on my right. itchy and increasing in size and number. not contagious - my boyfriend has not got it.

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Patchy dermatitis ?': Patchy dermatitis with itching may be wither fungal or stress related. Psoriasis can take this form, and may be related to increased stress (job, emotional or school related). There are medications which can relieve this, so see your physician for an exam.

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Last updated Aug 26, 2019

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