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flat red spots that are dry, smooth, and arent itchy?

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I have some serious issues going on. I have no insurance and dont know what to do. I have flat red spots that are dry, smooth, and arent itchy. They effect my stomach, back in pubic region. The are ugly. I was thinking psoriasis, but they are small, about a the size of a eraser head. I have it for about 3 months. Ive tried cortizone, moisturizers, everything....it wont go away. Please help


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replied December 30th, 2011
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Hello,

Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am really glad to help you out. From the symptoms it can be anything like sweat dermatitis, contact dermatitis, eczema, viral diseases or pityraisis rosea. Pityriasis rosea is a common human skin disease which presents as numerous patches of pink or red oval rash.

The rash may be accompanied by low-grade headache, fever, nausea and fatigue and itching. My sincere advice is to get it evaluated from a dermatologist.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.


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