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What are dry scales on the lower legs

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What causes a dry skin and scales all over the body of a baby?

My daughter is now 8months old and have dry skin with fine wrinkles on her hands and legs. Am much worried because i too have a very dry skin and scales all over my body, as a genetic issue will she also ...
 

Have small red patches with slightly dry brown scales. What is this condition?

hi doctor.i am having small red patches with slightly dry brown scales on it .i did the skin puncture test to confirm whether it is psoriasis ,but result showed it is not psoriasis.then what could ...
 

What is the remedy for dry scales throughout the scalp?

. My scalp has dry scales throughout the scalp, that stop at the hair line, except for a small area around my eye, where it seems dry and irritated. My scalp is also very flaky. I don t know what to do ...
 

What is the permanent remedy for severe dry skin leading to scales and flakes on the legs, buttocks and hands ?

I have severe dry skin problem. My legs, buttocks and hand(below the elbow ) appears like scale on fish , like a root pattern. they are itchy too.... my face is a combination of dry and very oily (nose ...
 

Bites on waistline, scaling skin on buttocks. Can you help?

and more persistent of what ive been experiencing on my arms, legs, thighs, and elbows, and sides of my ... a dermatologist for it, and am convinced stress brings it on along with dry skin conditions , and the prescription ...
 

What is the remedy for a small itchy spot that scales up and peels like dry skin?

Hi my name is Allen I have a spot on forehead the size of a quarter. Started out small n almost unnoticeable mark like a small bruise. It itches alot. It scales up and peel like dry skin. Its been her ...
 

What are the rashes on legs that are itchy, swells when scratched and leaves a black scar with scales?

i have rashes on my legs which starts as an itch, after scratching it swells becomes filled ..., it becomes black with scales. Its spreading to my arms and buttocks. I have taken nizzoral tabs and rub ...
 

What cures the weird scale irritation and scabs on the fingers?

Hello I have this weird scale skin irratation on my finger my pinky to be exact, I ve had ... itchy and lots of pimple like things form in the morning which become dry at night. All in all it s very ...
 

Skin peeling around eyes, arms, legs, rashes, itching, scaling. Treatment?

in small powder-like flakes around the eyes, on both arms and legs. It had started like tiny rash ... drugs which I took. Thereafter the skin began to peel and scale. When it peels and new skin comes ...
 

Suggest treatment for dry flaky skin on leg

My lower leg has very dry flaky skin. I have edema in my lower legs and feet. I also have MS. What is causing the flaking? My mother also had the same issue and she had congestive heart failure. I ...
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How are scales on vaginal labia treated ?

I found scales on my labia minora . I pulled them off though I can't tell if they are skin or not .... I thought it thought it may have been dried discharge, I washed myself, and still needed to pull ...
 

Itchy, dry, white patches on ankles, feet top, lower legs. Had hand, foot mouth disease, cat allergy. Antihistamines taken. Reason?

Hi, I have itchy, dry, somewhat raised white patches (fairly small) that started around 1 ankle several months ago. Last week, they spread to the other ankle, tops of both feet and the lower legs. I ...
 

Pimple on the leg. Pain and numbness in the lower leg. Bruised skin on leg. Will cancer be a cause?

About three months ago I got what looked like a bug bite/pimple on my left leg, left side, middle ..." but not entirely, I have what seems to be a scar and about a month ago another tiny pimple popped up, same thing ...
 

Dry, scaly crusts oozing smelly liquid from legs, swelling and redness in legs. Test showed pseudomonas and staph. What could help her?

about 6 months ago, my mom had an itch on her right leg. She scratched it and the tiny bump gradually started getting larger. her leg(from her toes to her knee) now is completely covered in dry, scaly ...
 

Dry skin, swollen ankle, red and sore bumps, back pain. Am I going to make it?

Im a 55 year old female, ive been noticeing my skin has been getting so very dry and my lower legs are the worse. yesterday I noticed my right leg below my knee was horribly swollen. my ankle area was as large ...
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My penis has dry patches on the top of it and looks partially white also my butt has numerous circular spots that look flaky Can u please tell me my problem
Hi, Welcome to HCM. It seems that you are having either a genital psoriasis or a lichen planus, both non-venereal skin condition. If it is not very much itchy, the possibility of psoriasis is more as you are also having lesions with scale over your lower back. Application of steroid creams,oral vitamin preparations with Vitamin A and Omega 3 fatty acid will help you. Consult your Dermatologist
 
Ive got red bites or bumps on my legs groan and lower stomach
Hello, thanks for your post. The question that you posted can't be answered by a medical doctor in its current form with no good details. Please try and give us duration of the symptoms, what improves and what worsens them. This will help us give you a useful answer.
 
Heavy tattar or plauge builds up on my lower 2 teeths their is gap between them.I do brush my teeths 2 daily and also floss. I also visit dentist regularly plz
I think you need dental scaling procedure. Discuss with your dentist.
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