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Very scared. I've had this black discoloration in between my

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Very scared. I've had this black discoloration in between my thighs for as long as I could remember and it's itchy the more I scratch the uglier it gets, embarrassed about going to a doctor
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Does anything in particular seem to make the itch better or worse?
Customer: A few years now and destin helps with the iching
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not that I know of
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  drcaplan replied 1 month ago.

Hello!

Welcome to the JustAnswer.com question/answer interface.

I am a Family Medicine doctor, board certified with active licenses and certification in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, as well as Integrative Medicine & Naturopathy, with advanced training in Neurology, Cardiovascular Medicine, Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, and Psychiatry. I am also well-trained in Functional Medicine. — For your review, here is my direct link with my current ratings: http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-familydoctor/

— I have read your post and observations about the black discoloration at your thighs.

I'm more than happy to help you with this concern - Do you have the ability to snap a picture to show me how the mark looks?

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