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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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I am a 49 yr old male I have a spot on my knee and my foot

Customer Question

I am a 49 yr old white male I have a spot on my knee and my foot
and was wondering if there indicative of any problems. They don't itch there round
and look like the very mild psoriasis I get on elbows rarely.
Been there about 3-4 weeks I've tried MSM lotion lotrisone cream and bactraban no change.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.
My name is***** and being a Skin, Hair and Nail specialist I would be able to
provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.
Please note that my Goal is to provide you with an Excellent Service .
Before I answer your question I would like to get some more information:
Could you send me a photo of the condition at your convenience?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How do I add pic on IOS?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I may have to do it tomorrow when I am at a pc
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Do you have a photobucket account ?

Do you see a paper clip attachment in the chat ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No to both but I have used the paper clip b4 on a pc. So I know what your talking about
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

So will you be able to send me paper clip tomorrow ?

Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Please do let me know if you have any further query.

I am awaiting a response from your end.

I would happy to help you.


Dr Pravin

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Thank you very much for the photo provided.

The spot does look like a patch of psoriasis.

This is not indicative of any other infection or anything sinister. Do not worry .

I would suggest you to use the following:

Mix and apply Neosporin ointment and Aveeno 1% hydrocortisone on the area twice a day for atleast 1 week.

Do take over the counter Vitamin E daily to help heal the skin.

Use Cetaphil Cleansing lotion to cleanse the area.

Use Aveeno Eczema Therapy Cream once at in the evening on the area daily for around 1 month.

Please do let me know if you have any further queries.

Please note that you will get the above creams over the counter.