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What could be the cause of small whitish patch on face ?

hi, i am a female : Indian, 35yrs old, 5 2 tall, 65kgs ( in 2 yrs after shifting from Delhi to Pune, I have gained around 5kgs) mother of 5yr old twin daughters. Recently, i have noticed a small, whitish patch on my face . can i get some help?
Asked On : Thu, 16 Jun 2011
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welcome to HealthcareMagic forum
small patches on face that have got worm intestine.
and constipation also.
for complete treatment mail........... thanks
Answered: Thu, 16 Jun 2011
General & Family Physician Dr. Mohammed Tauseef's  Response
Hi, Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum.
Do you have any itching there? Your History suggests, you either have Leucoderma, where your skin produces less melanin pigment or it could be tinea Versicolor, which is the Fungal infection of skin. You should be getting yourself examined by a Dermatologist, so that he can examine you thoroughly and run few tests if necessary. Eat healthy nutritious balanced diet which should include fresh fruits and green leafy veggies. Apply a Sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30 when you go out in the sun. Treatment will depend upon the cause and your Treating Doctor would know better.

Wish you Good Health, Take Care.
Answered: Thu, 16 Jun 2011
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