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Black patches on skin
I have black patches on my neck, armpits, thighs.how can I get rid of them. Please suggest.which medication I should use Sumit
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Hi Mr Sumit. Greetings. These black patches based on the short history that you have given, I presume, are those of acanthosis nigricans. This could be if your are over weight and if you have insulin resistance. The other possibilities are frictional dermatitis / intertrigo. Kindly see a dermatologist for appropriate diagnosis and treatment. Hope this helps.
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