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People keep telling me to get hydrocortisone. Will this work on my face's whitish patches?
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Dr. Norman Levine
Dermatology
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In brief: Vitiligo
If you whitish patches are a sign of vitiligo, Hydrocortisone will not work.
There are other causes of white spots on the face. Consult a dermatologist to get a definitive diagnosis.

In brief: Vitiligo
If you whitish patches are a sign of vitiligo, Hydrocortisone will not work.
There are other causes of white spots on the face. Consult a dermatologist to get a definitive diagnosis.
Dr. Norman Levine
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