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For several years, I have problem skin problems skin pigment found that the white spots appear on the skin and are getting more?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Pigmentation Issues

Tinea versicolor is a common fungal infection of the skin that often affects adolescents and young adults.
The term versicolor refers to the fact that it causes the affected skin to change color and become either lighter or darker than surrounding skin. The most common areas it affects are the shoulders, back, and chest. Another possibility is vitiligo, a depipmenting disease.

In brief: Pigmentation Issues

Tinea versicolor is a common fungal infection of the skin that often affects adolescents and young adults.
The term versicolor refers to the fact that it causes the affected skin to change color and become either lighter or darker than surrounding skin. The most common areas it affects are the shoulders, back, and chest. Another possibility is vitiligo, a depipmenting disease.
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