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White patches near scrotum,tinea versicolor.

Hi I have white patches on both sides of my legs where they meet the scrotum . I ve had them for a few years now. I have also been diagnosed with tinea vascular on my Lower back. It was there for a couple of years and was rampant at one point. But recently They have all but disappeared. However the patches in the scrotum leg area are still there. Also when the sun is out and I don t put sunscreen on my face I get slightly visible white patch On both cheeks. Thanks
Asked On : Sun, 29 Apr 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi...dear Karmakid..,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
White patches on both sides of the legs including Scrotum..,
It could be ....SEGMENTAL VITILLIGO..,
It is not curable....genetic predispoition...,
only controll is possible..,
1) So use...ViTix skin care gives good result..,
marketed by Wokardt..,
2) Tab..Melanocyl 2 tabs..alternatively 9 AM after 2 hrs exposure to sun..,
for 10 mts after application of above said cream..,
3) Tab..Dicaris 150 mg weekly once for 3 weeks.,
4) excellent results..,
here DAAVLIN-USA.., full body phototherapy...,
5) Finally ...SKIN sURGERY..,
Miniatre punch grafting...will give exciting results..,
So consult good dermatologist....ok thanQ
Answered: Mon, 30 Apr 2012
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General & Family Physician Dr. Kamal Kishore Bandil's  Response
Hello Kar,
Welcome here on hcm.
In my opinion you are having a vitiliog patch that does not need any treatment as it is under covered area.
The white patches on face can be treated by a good moistener before coming under the sun.
Answered: Sun, 29 Apr 2012
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