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I have blotchy raised skin, how to get rid of it ?

On my back, there has formed an area of blotchy spots, muttled together. The skin is discolored and slightly raised. It is not itchy. It started as a small area of blotchy, raised, discolored spots, and has gotten bigger over the last few months. I have two small circles of it on the inside of my left arm as well. I am not irritated by it whatsoever. I am just concerned because the area seems to be getting bigger/more spots are forming.
Tue, 3 May 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
hi
u need to be examine by dermatologist
u may have
-fungal infection
-nevus
-leprosy
-xerosis
-dermatitis
-anular eczema
dont touch it as it may be infectious
keep ur body dry and clean
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General & Family Physician Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware's  Response
Hi;
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The blotchy raised area of skin can be a sort of infection due to fungus/bacteria also.Since it is not itchy the reason will be difficult to figure out without seeing it in person.The better option is to consult a Dermatologist who will examine you and advise treatment accordingly.
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