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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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Starting with my head, I have sores on my scalp, also dry

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Starting with my head, I have sores on my scalp, also dry scaly patches around my face, sores and dry scaly lumps on my shoulders and arms, itchy painful sores on my back, huge bright red itchy painful skin under my abdomen fold, sores and scales on my buttocks and legs, canker sores, peeling lips, skin tags, inflamed dry painful fingers. I have had these for at least a year. Saw 2 dermatologists who gave me ineffective creams.
History: I'm 85, female, have herpes II, diabetes, a pacemaker, on prozac, retired professional, recently moved from fla to calif, 50 pounds overweight, on abstinent diet, exercise infrequently, have lupus in my family (aunt & cousin).
Looking for a Good dermatologist in the Camarillo, Thousand Oaks, Ventura area, California. Appreciate your help. Thanks.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.
What was your diagnosis from the dermatologists?