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Darkening of the skin, post fungal infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Dr Raju here
User :   gm doctor
Doctor :   Very good morning

User :   i just wanted to know if there is any cure for dark armpit
Doctor :   Please proceed with your health query
User :   i also have a dark areas between my thighs
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you noticing the darkening

User :   its been there for some 2 years actually
User :   it comes and goes off
Doctor :   Ok

User :   but offlate its been there continuously
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and becomes itchy sometime as well
User :   i tried itch gaurd .. it cures the itching but the darkness still remains
Doctor :   Yes the dark staining remains well after the infection over there is treated

Doctor :   The dark patches appear only if the occurrence of the infection becomes frequent

User : there any cream or ointment which i can use to cure it
User :   i am also given to understand that this is the indication of future diabetes..
Doctor :   Its better to continue the itch guard cream for the itching , after the itching is gone you can use BRIGHT Cream to prevent the darkening

User :   any manufacturer name for this cream
Doctor :   Sorry it is BRITE Cream , its the Brand name , its available in that name itself
User :   ok
User :   will try that
Doctor :   Ok, is there anything i can help you with ?
User :   no doctor
User :   thanks a lot
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