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Patches of dry silvery skin

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What causes dry patches on skin?

My 8 month old son has dry patches near his shoulder. Initially i thought it dry skin due to winter but they looks like are spreading and are becomin darker. Please let me know if i should be worried and if should ...
 

What causes patch of large dry skin on scalp?

my granddaughter has a very bad patch of large dry skin in her scape and it has started to take her hair out, it get itchy and turn very red if you try to pick it out she has been to several dermatogist ...
 

What causes dry patch of skin on penis?

I have a dry patch of skin that has been on my penis shaft for about 3 weeks. I haven't had sex ...'t think it could be skin cancer do you? ...
 

What do dry patches on skin of an infant indicate?

My 8 month old son has dry patches on his skin. Initially i thought its just dry skin because of winter. But they started getting darker and are spreading. Please let me know if i should be worried ...
 

Vaginal peeling. No discharge. Skin has purplish patches that bleed inside. What is this?

... The silvery skin has purplish patches that bleed inside ... It swells and i hurt when i walk ... ...
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Dry skin with patches in winter

m 21 in summer my skin in fine but in winter it gets very dry even though i rarely use facewash...as soon as i wash my face its get dry and some red patches apper..winter creams also helps me..plz guide ...
 

Dark silvery patches on fingers, suspicion of psoriasis. Which medicines should be taken?

I am suffering from bad silvery/dark patched in my fingers since past 4/5 years. Local homeo doctor opined it as psoriasis . Kindly suggest me internal and external medicines for remedy. for some days I ...
 

Dry patches in infant on thighs

hi, My baby (7 months old) is having small patches (like very dry skin ) and the skin there is little rough. Is this any infection? ...
 

Suggest treatment for dry and flaky patches on skin

I got home from work and proceded to take my shower and noticed that there was a patch of dry skin ... no other symptoms and again they werent there this morning. After a shower they became dry and flaky ...
 

What is the treatment for dry red patch on skin?

I have a very dry and red patch on my forearm. It is exactly in the middle between my elbow and wrist. It had become itchy a few times and I scratched it. When I scratch it, tiny bits of my skin look ...
 

Suggest remedy for dry scaly skin patch

I have a 2cm diameter dry/scaly patch of skin on my thigh, this feels like a scab when run my ..., it has been there since I got back off of holiday 2 months ago an I do not have any other dry patches ...
 

Suggest medications for dry skin with white patches

. Will my problem get solved. I have a dry skin also.please give me a solution. Thanks ...Hi........i have white patches on my cheeks. I thought it was because of vitamin deficiency and i ...
 

What causes dry circular rash on thigh?

I have a dry circular rash on my outer left thigh. It s 1.5 inches in diameter. Resembles a bullseye or ringworm. Does not itch. It had been there for 3-4 months. Three weeks ago patches of dry skin ...
 

Dry patch of skin on chest, smaller dry patches on stomach, side. Treatment for removal?

I noticed about 2 months ago i had this dry/pink patch of skin on my chest its kinda of a random ... of smaller dry patches that are a little pink but not as much as the one on my chest appear in random places ...
 

Having dry skin, itching, red patches on skin. How to get rid of these patches?

So I had dry skin and I kept itching it but after awhile it ended up leaving a few red patches on my leg. The patches are red and rougher than the rest of my skin. There very noticeable and I want ...
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Dry red patch of skin at top of buttocks?
thank you for query.It may be due to fungal infection.Please take following precautions.Use loose cotton clothes.Keep area dry.Apply antifungals like terbinafine which is fungicidal.Once subsides use regularly antifungal dusting powders like candid or absorb powder to prevent recurrence.consult doctor if does not subside.You can get back to me for any clarifications with the photos.Dr Bharatesh
 
please help me for psoriasis
Hi Shrikant. My name is Vinay. Let me give you some basics regarding this and then we can go into detail next time you post a question. Under normal skin conditions your skin cells should divide occasionally so that any dead cells are replaced. In Psoriasis, skin cells to grow too quickly, resulting in thick, white, silvery, or red patches of skin. The disease can be managed with Medication mostly
 
I have dry red flaky patches in the corners of my nose
Hello It seems from the history that you are having dry red flaky patches in the corners of the nose. These symptoms indicate inflammation of the skin of the nose which occurs in cold, viral infections or following repeated fingering. The treatment is by applying topical antibiotic ointments. Thank you
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