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White patches on the skin may be caused by eczema, yeast infections and other skin diseases, as stated by Mayo Clinic. Most of these causes are not serious, but a consultation with a dermatologist may be in order if home... More »

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A white discoloration of the skin may occur for several reasons, including eczema, superficial yeast infection and skin conditions like psoriasis and vitiligo, according to Mayo Clinic. Dry white spots can also be caused... More »

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White patches on the skin, also known as a condition called vitiligo, are treated with corticosteroid creams, skin grafting, UV light therapy and depigmentation of unaffected skin areas, according to WebMD. As of 2015, p... More »

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The symptoms of eczema are focused on the skin but vary widely, and they can include severe itching, red patches, thickened skin, scaly skin and small bumps filled with fluid, explains Mayo Clinic. Treatments for eczema ... More »

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Eating bananas may trigger a food allergy in some people and cause eczema, a skin condition or rash that includes redness, brown-gray patches, tiny bumps and scales, states Mayo Clinic. Itchy skin rashes can affect the m... More »

A white discoloration of the skin may occur for several reasons, including eczema, superficial yeast infection and skin conditions like psoriasis and vitiligo, according to Mayo Clinic. Dry white spots can also be caused... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Common causes for spots on the skin include diseases such as low platelet count, meningococcal meningitis, shingles and tinea versicolor, according to Mayo Clinic, WebMD and the American Academy of Dermatology. In a low ... More »