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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hello
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Please put in your Medical Query .
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   well my problem is i have very dark black small patches on my back
User :   i m 18 female and a student by proffession
User :   not married and dependent
User :   r u there??
Doctor :   Since when are you having it and have you consulted any DErmatologist in that regard
User :   i have consulted and tried many medicines but the marks are still there
Doctor :   Since when are you having it
User :   4 yrs
Doctor :   do they have any itching sensation or any discharge
User :   no itching they are actually "dane" as known in hindi
Doctor :   Are they raised above the Skin level
User :   yes
Doctor :   And do they have any Hair s on them
User :   no
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   Did they arise after any Viral infection.
User :   i cant say doctor as i was completely unware abt them when they started to rise on my skin
Doctor :   Only your Back you have them or any other areas too
Doctor :   Legs or Arm pits
User :   back and on hips some two three spots on my hands above elbow
Doctor :   well it will need examination to confirm the cause since the few causes of Dark patches are..Pityriasis rosea, Tinea versicolor
Doctor :   Folliculitis
Doctor :   Leukoplakia
User :   ok so what do i need to do
Doctor :   And only after we have confirmed the cause we can advise you the Treatment modality
Doctor :   Well you will have to see the Senior Dermatologist in you locality,
Doctor :   Which area are you from.
User :   ok then doctor as u say
Doctor :   Please confirm these
User :   yes
Doctor :   You were asking something
User :   is there any treatment available for dark complexion
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   If you by constitution are having Dark Complexion
User :   yes frm birth
Doctor :   Then you will by and large be able to only reduce the complexion a little bit only
User :   feedback form is filled
Doctor :   But there are
User :   so any medicine for this
Doctor :   Nope that is your Constitutional Color and they cannot be Reduced
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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User :   one more hair colour have got browm from black they have thinned and are falling too now a days
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   Yu will have to Apply coconut oil regularly and avoid any artificial coloring agents
User :   ok thanks
User :   bye
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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