I have itchy skin at the back of my right thigh what kind of skin condition is this?

hi, im 22 this year, female. i have been have itchy skin at the back of my right thigh. it doesn’t get itchy all the time but randomly and each time last for hours or til the next day. the itching even occur right after showering sometimes. the other parts of my body is fine though just the back of my thigh. have been suffering from this for almost 2 years already. have been using anti fungal cream, moisturizer, aloevera but nothing seems to help. please advise what kind of skin condition is this, what do i need to do.



Dr. Ayman Darrag
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Dr. Ayman Darrag

That seems like allergic dermatitis, a use of antihistaminic and a corticosteroid ointment can help..

Dr Ahmed Fawzy
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Dr Ahmed Fawzy

Hi
This is contact dermatitis probably from your shampoo or shower gel, try changing it
Good Luck

Dr Masr
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Dr Masr

Try to use topical steroids with emollients or calcinirium inhibitors

I think this is a bug bite which caused you eczema in this place

Dr.Honey
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Dr.Honey
Hi.. Thanks for the query.. You image and symptoms are clearly pointing towards Contact Dermatitis that is an allergic reaction.. It can be due to a number of causes like soaps and detergents, skin cosmetics, some chemicals in water.. I would suggest you to consult an Allergist and get evaluated and a thorough clinical evaluation and investigations like allergic tests like Patch test, RAST test, food challenge test etc can help in diagnosis and treatment can be done accordingly.. The tests will help in ruling out the exact cause of the allergen and once you know the cause of the… Read more »
Dr.Honey
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Dr.Honey

One more thing that I would like to add is that you should discuss about Immunotherapy with your allergist, that will help in reducing the severity and frequency of allergic attack..

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