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I have some spots on my skin, UK, i was taken antifungal

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I have some spots on my skin
JA: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: UK
JA: What steps have you taken so far?
Customer: i was taken antifungal cream and shampoon, cream for infection
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Customer: that’s all
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 15 days ago.

Hi there,
I am an experienced Medical Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.
Please post a pic of the concerned area to provide your with precise diagnosis and treatment plan.

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
File attached (G5MQP53)
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
On my legs are red spots which sometimes itchy and sometimes i can feel burning on my leg but those red spots one day can’t see them another day they are bright especially after shower they are so red
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 15 days ago.

This is likely eczema patches.

Topical steroid ointment ---Hydrocortisone ointment twice daily 2 weeks should be ok.

Prescription steroid may be needed if not much improvement with Hydrocortisone

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
On my arms it’s a white spots and sometimes small red spots it’s not burning and not itchy at all but have dandruff on my skin where is that white spots
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
I was using clotrimazole and nizoral shampoon then i was using timodime cream for my leg
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
I don’t now but nobody not help for my skin
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 15 days ago.

White spots can be due to eczema as well from loss of pigmentation.

Another possibility can be a cancerous condition called T cell leukemia affecting the skin.

Can be confirmed by skin biopsy by a dermatologist

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
How i need to know it is not some fungal on my skin?
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 15 days ago.

Only by skin scrape exam by a dermatologist.

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
What do you think it could be for my skin?
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
What type of eczema
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 15 days ago.

As discussed above

Likey chronic severe eczema

or

T cell leukemia ( mycosis fungoides)

or

Autoimmune disorder --cutaneous lupus