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What is this on my daughter's leg?

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What is this mark on my daughter's leg?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 7 months ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. Su S.
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Is she 7 years or 7 months old?

When did it develop?

Is there any pain, itching?

Does she have any other symptom?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
7 years. It has been there for several weeks. It is scaly, dry, and sometimes sore.
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 7 months ago.

Did you try any medicine/cream?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I have been using calendula salve.
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 7 months ago.

Thank you for the input.
There can be dermatitis.
A fungal infection is possible.
You can try lamisil cream with hydrocortisone.
Those will take care of those conditions.
Sometimes, oral medicine would be needed.
If you do not see improvement, I would advise to take an examination by doctor.
I hope this information will be helpful.
If you have any query, please feel free to ask.
Wish her healthy life.