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Patch of flaky skin

I have a patch of scaly skin near my ankle which itches occasionally. Could it be eczema? What is the treatment?
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Dr. Rasya Dixit Bangalore | Dermatologist
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I cannot comment without having a picture. However please try the following to help. use a ph balanced syndet soap. the frequnt application of a good thick creamy moisturiser over the dry area will also help. Take diet which incudes healthy fats like nuts and fish. If these tips do not help do meet a dermatologist

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