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What are dry scales on the lower legs

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What does itchy skin on ear with dry flaky scales suggest?

Hi there, hoping I could get an answer of what may possibly be wrong with my ear. It itches intensely, and dry flaky scales have developed on the external ear. It's itched for a long time now, months ...
 

What causes flaky white scales on the eyes?

its normal dryness. Winters has gone but still i see some dry skin just below my eyes and some dead skin appearing. And also behind my right ear there is a dry patch has developed. I have been applying ...
 

Red spot on lower lip, no pain or scaling. Reason?

the bottom border of my lower lip about halfway in between the middle of the lip and the corner of the mouth. The spot is flat -- has not texture -- and doesn't hurt. It isn't dry or scaly. There is no symptom other ...
 

What is the cause for yellowish teeth after a scaling session?

I went for a scaling session and now find my lower front two teeth become half yellow.Also areas .... There was no stain before I went for scaling. And now my teeth look very bad. Is there a possibility that My teeth ...
 

Have psoriasis on leg. Applying halobetasol propionate. Have itching and scaling. Cure?

I have psoriasis on my leg and have been applying halobetasol propionate 0.05% w/w cream. It subsides for a few days and reappears. Earlier, had the itching and scaling at one part of the leg and now ...
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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 scaling, dry and itchy skin

Hello, Doctor I am 25 year old girl. I have some skin problems since i am 9-10 years old. I have white patches through out my body and its scaling,dry, itchy skin. some doctors suggest that its occur ...
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I have dandruff on scalp since 12 years.and nasolabial folds scales are present. what is treatment?
hi you can use ketoconazole 2%shampoo for the scalp thrice a week. scales in nasolabial fold can be due to dry skin and fungal condition for which you can apply antifungal cream like ketoconazole 2% cream . try to keep the area clean and dry. DrRiyanka
 
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Hi doctor, i have a skin condition on my lower right leg. It looks like a dried skin patch and has a size of a coin. I have uploaded a phone picture. Kindly
Good evening. Well we cant see your pictures on this forum. But yes, it is needed to see that patch to comment what exactly it is
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