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Removal of itchy spots on the body - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Rash
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
User :   Hi
User :   Dr xxx here
User :   How can i help you?
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :
User :   Hello doctor
Doctor :   May I help you with your medical query now ?
User :   I wish to know some remedy to remove spots on my skin.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   May i know your age ?
Doctor :   where are the spots ?
Doctor :   is it after acne ?
User :   I am 30 and have had some allergy on my legs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so it is on the legs
Doctor :   is it after itching and abrasion
User :   no some allergy due to insect bite or i dont know but it has been growing andi feel very itchy at time.
Doctor :   is it on both legs
User :   yes
Doctor :   what is the size and numer ?
Doctor :   i mean roughly
User :   20 of them
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it was after the allergy
User :   its like a mosquito bite size but pains also ad after it disapperas it leaves a black spot
Doctor :   that you had that
Doctor :   or was it there at birth
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am generally not allergic to any food
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so i feel what you have is probably post inflammatory hyperpigmentation
User :   ok
Doctor :   the treatment options include
Doctor :   laser,then topical ointments like
Doctor :   retionic acid
Doctor :   retinoic acids,hydroquinone
Doctor :   etc
Doctor :   hydroquinone is widely used
Doctor :   it is available in different strength
Doctor :   2%-4%
User :   are there any medicine may be some tbe to remove the spots
Doctor :   since you have so many ones laser
Doctor :   will be useful
User :   ok
User :   Thank you so much for the help
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting
Doctor :   wishing you a speedy recovery
Doctor :   nice talking to you
Doctor :   Bye for now...
Doctor :   Take care...
User :   same here Thank you.
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