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Suggest treatment for cracks and white patches on face

Hi doc. my son is 11 yrs and he has some white( patches) on his face and cracks like a geographic tongue on his tongue..as per family doc. he recommened apply selson blue shampoo on white patches before shower and night timr apply loprox....but after few days it comes back...pl tell me what i should do....thanks
Thu, 19 Nov 2015
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Pediatrician, Pulmonology 's  Response
Hi
Thanks for writing to us.
There could be multiple reasons like fungal infection, vitamin deficiency, atopy.
Try sending some pictures to help more.
Ensure he eats plenty of fruits and vegetables for micronutrients.
Wishing your child speedy recovery.
Regards
Dr Arun
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Suggest treatment for cracks and white patches on face

Hi Thanks for writing to us. There could be multiple reasons like fungal infection, vitamin deficiency, atopy. Try sending some pictures to help more. Ensure he eats plenty of fruits and vegetables for micronutrients. Wishing your child speedy recovery. Regards Dr Arun