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What can i do for the polished dry skin with little white patches in my groin area ?

sir i have polished dry skin with little white patches in my groin area with little itchy and i put fluconazole dusting powder for one week still the symptomps is not improved what shall i do?
Thu, 12 May 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
hello,
first u should keep dry that area.use cotton clothes.
if you are bit obese try to reduce your weight.
use quadriderm cream 2 to 3 times per day.

if after it you are getting it then consult dermatologist.
take care.
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
Hi,Rajesh ,you seems to have taeniasis,that is fungal infection of that area.The powder that you are applying along may not be sufficient ,you may meed some oral anti fungal drugs also.Please consult your doctor.Do not wear tight clothes,wear loose clothes,more of cotton.Take bath twice a day for general care.bye.
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