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What causes itchy dry patches on my abdomen & legs, body?

What causes itchy dry  patches on my abdomen & legs, body?

Many causes: Sometimes eczema, but visual exam is very important. Rashes can not be diagnosed through words as pictures speak more than a thousand words. ...Read more

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Not itchy red dry patch, on leg, it's not a perfect circle but roundish. no pus or other colors, didn't even notice it until someone pointed it out. ?

Not itchy red dry patch, on leg, it's not a perfect circle but roundish. no pus or other colors, didn't even notice it until someone pointed it out. ?

See Your Doctor: There are several possible causes for the skin findings you have described ranging from Eczema, Fungal Infection, a manifestation of a related medical disorder, and more. Moreover, diagnosis will be challenging without visual inspection; your medical history (recent/past) is needed to provide important diagnostic clues as well. Suggest you see your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have this dry patch on my leg it is itchy and scaly and has discoloration! what could thus be?

I have this dry patch on my leg it is itchy and scaly and has discoloration! what could thus be?

Get it evaluated: The possibilities are numerous and there is no way to diagnose without being able to see the lesion. See a dermatologist. ...Read more

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White, dry patches of skin on my arm and occasionally on my legs. Flaky in appearance but not itchy. Most prominent after water contact... What is it?

White, dry patches of skin on my arm and occasionally on my legs. Flaky in appearance but not itchy. Most prominent after water contact... What is it?

Pityriasis alba: This is related to dry skin. Use a cream for dry skin soon after water immersion. Be patient. It is likely to improve in future. ...Read more