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13 Dec 2005

White blotches on skin
Dear Doc
My son, age 15, has white blotches on his face. Is this due to a lack of something or of too much exposure to the sun - he plays cricket, but does use sunblock regularly. He currently puts tissue oil on his face - is there any other lotion or ointment or supplement that he may use for this problem?
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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear JC
It could be a fungal infection of the skin. He can wash with Nizshampoo/Selsunshampoo, and put an antifungal cream on fora week. It takes a long time to go away....so he must be patient and be willing to treat it constantly. You call it Pityriasis versicolor
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