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Husband started having brown patches and flaky skin on his sides starting from underarm down to his navel. Skin is very thick and rough- crepe-like. ?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Flaky skin

Please start with a visit to his doctor. More than likely he will be referred to a Dermatologist (skin doctor).

In brief: Flaky skin

Please start with a visit to his doctor. More than likely he will be referred to a Dermatologist (skin doctor).
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Dr. Kleerekoper is right. Avoid harsh soaps. too, and fragrances in any product that comes in contact with ski. Use unscented detergent as well & avoid fabric softeners. Use lukewarm, not hot water and pat dry, don't rub. Moisturize after washing. These are the basic measures for dry, skin. Avoid sun exposure (without sunscreen, frequently applied). The doc you see can add any further treatment.
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