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I have been diagnosed 7 years ago with Granulara annulare a

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I have been diagnosed 7 years ago with Granulara annulare a sking rush, not itching but awful looking. used to come and go now is always there in my chest and my upper back by my neck area.
Dermatologists say there is not cure except steroids which I don't want to use.
Any MD that you can recommend me to treat this disease?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

You don't need steroids to treat this

There are many other options.

Plaquenil is a pill that works really well. I would ask about that

See a different dermatologist.

steroids aren't essential

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

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