Xerosis cutis

What is Xerosis cutis?

its the dryness of the skin ocuuring because of the number of the reasons. one of the frequently encounterd type of it senle xerosis the cause being the ageing. the symptomes are itching , pruritus. siplest treatment is the moisturising your skin.

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hi i am a 21 year old girl. i have have been having skin irritation on legs from knee and below from the past 5 years. i have consulted many...

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There is very less amount of fat below knee, in the shin area. Due to which dehydration occurs very quickly in...

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I have long red itchy streaks on the back of my right leg and arm...I thought it might be a detergent reaction but it doesn't make sense it's only...

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Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
I have seen the picture attached.
The likely causes in my opinion are-
1. Dermatitis- due to skin infection,...

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I have a rash on my face that is spreading. it started as a tiny red spot, then a few more appeared. it looks like eczma but it doesnt itch....

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Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
From your description the most possible causes in my opinion are-
1. Erythema multiforme.
2. Dermatitis- due...

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