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Inner thigh marks

I've noticed these brownish marks appearing on my inner upper thigh the past 6 months some have changed colors though. It's only gotten worse and spread more. The doctor said it's flat warts but it still worries me!! Help?
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Hello,
If they are raised then they can be flat warts but if they are not raised then erythrasma should be ruled out. Erythrasma is a chronic superficial infection of the intertriginous areas of the skin.It is true that groins are effected but the typical appearance is well-demarcated, brown-red macular patches. The skin has a wrinkled appearance with fine scales.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.

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