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black marks on my neck

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
See oral surgeon: See the oral surgeon asap. Black marks not good. Possible spread of infection. Don't wait. It can only get worse.
Dr. Reena Gupta
18 years experience Dentistry
Dentist immediately: If your mom is havi.G severe toothache should get it evaluated by dentist immideatly so they canstart treatment immideately before it worsens.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Calm and Think: There are several different ways to address your skin condition. You will first need to love and respect your body to be able to take care of it. Topi ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Razor bumps: try antibacterial gel and or mild hydrocortisone cream
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
DR visits: If you have not addressed this with your DR, please do so. Endocrine problems may be involved and this needs to be investigated.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: Skin symptoms are difficult to describe in words. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can examine a hyperpigmented (darker) area of skin to see w ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Acanthosis nigrans: A dark,velvety hyperpigmentation,occuring across the back of the neck,can be a harbinger of Diabetes.All persons with this sign should be tested for i ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
23 years experience Pediatrics
Acanthosis Nigricans: Acanthosis nigricans is a skin condition characterized by areas of dark, velvety discoloration in body folds and creases. The affected skin can become ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/c ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chris Hawley
23 years experience Family Medicine
Ring: It could be. There is a condition wher there is increased pigmentation called acanthodians nigerians that can go along with type 2 diabetes. Some fu ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Acanthosis nigricans: Sounds like Insulin resistance, possibly. Even if you don't already have diabetes, if you have an then you're at risk. Many women with an also have po ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Need workup: You may have a condition known as acanthosis migrans.. Speak to your gynecologist about the rash as well as your regular doctor. Rash may be part of ... Read More

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