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Itchy patches on the hip bone. Treatment?

I ve been from a 2 mos. vacation to the Phils. and when I was there, I started to feel itchiness to some parts of my body. When i came back here in dubai, the itchy is becoming plenty.Now i have both itchy patches on my hip bone .What is these? i am working on story boards for an animation project and I notice that whenever I think much recently, it also starts to itch.
Asked On : Mon, 24 Sep 2012
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hi there..
with history it appears that u have got a fungal infection. red itchy pathes which have a round shape is charecteristic of tenia corporis.
U need to see a skin specialist for confirmation. Antifungals like fluconazole or terbinafine are useful in treatment.
take care.
dr shilpa bhat.
Answered: Wed, 4 Sep 2013
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