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Loss of pigment in vulva and perineum

I seem to be losing the coloration of my labia minor - also in an area of the perineum - itchy most of the time too - what could be causing this I am white, 49 years old
Asked On : Mon, 7 Feb 2011
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Such a discoloration might be an early sign of skin related disease or it might be a routine age related harmless depigmentation. You must consult a dermatologist as the diagnosis can be made only after examining the patches.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Tue, 8 Feb 2011
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