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Dry white crusty skin on elbows

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Should i be concerned about persistent small white patch of dry skin on my elbow?

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Rashes around ankles, crusty, dry skin, spreading to hands. Causes and cure?

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Child having white patches on knees and elbows. No itching. Advice?

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Dry skin on feet, knees, elbows and head
I would like to know more details such as the duration of symptoms, presence and absence of associated symptoms, etc., to be able to comment on your concern better. You may try Ask a doctor to communicate with a dermatologist.
 
my 3months old has dry skin round has wrist. inner kneels and inner elbow .
Hello. infants have very sensitive skin and require moisturization almost throughout. I would recommend a visit to your childs doctor to start with aling with the use of a mild moisturizing cream specially intended for use on children. Hope this helps. Best wishes.
 
Why do i have dry skin on my ankles hands and elbows thank you.
hello and welcome to HCM, You may have dry skin due to many reasons 1. Cold dry climate which is the leading cause 2. Dry skin producing insufficient moisture 3. Dehydration or reduced hydration to the skin 4. Under the affect of many drugs or ointments 5. Malnutrition of any kind and also vitamin deficiency 6. Chronic smoking or alcoholism get back to me if needed regards Dr Sriram Nathan
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