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Have itchy skin above ankle. Used tinea creams. Looking for proper cure

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hi ihave aitchy part of my skin just above my ancle it started about 6months 5cent size i used tinea creams it now is the size of 50cent
Posted Sat, 13 Apr 2013 in Skin Rash
Answered by Dr. Tanusree Biswas 1 hour later

Thanks for your query

Itchy patch on the ankle may be but to the following common reasons:
1) T.corporis
2) Eczema
3) Psoriasis
There are other differentials that need to be excluded as well.

I will be able to help you better if you can send me the picture o the patch in good resolution.You can send them to YYYY@YYYY with the subject as 'ATTN DR.TANUSHREE BISWAS'.
Please let me know if the patch is dry or you can see some secretions when you itch/scratch.
What tinea cream have you used and for how long?

I will be happy to answer any folio-up query that you have.

Wish you good health,
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