Category Archives: Rashes and other skin problems

Dark skin and ring worm: groin


Question Hello Doc, Good Morning!! I was actually looking for some blog like this from long. Let me tell you about my problem… I am 28 years old and I used to have deadly itching around my pubic region from … Continue reading

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White patches on trunk (Pasted from a real web consultation)


Question: Initially self-diagnosed as Tinea Versicolor. After using prescribed anti-fungal treatment several times there is no noticable change. Has been a persistent problem for many years – no recollection of when it started. Looking only I wonder if it’s melasma … Continue reading

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Why are my legs always itchy? and how can I stop this?


Due to the effects of gravity, venous (deoxygenated) blood often pools down in the legs leading to chronic stasis change and consequently pruritus (itching). However any skin problem can also manifest itself on the legs. Unless I am able to … Continue reading

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