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Black spots on my head

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Topical, limit dairy: Try using some topical retinoids or azelaic acids to reduce the discoloration that can result from having acne. Hydroquinone may also be effective an... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 30 years experience
Sobriety: I appreciate that you may not like this advise, but it sure sounds like your body needs a break. You are putting your physical and mental health at r... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
What you have seen are probably floaters which are more common in people with nearsightedness (myopia). Floaters alone are usually benign, more seriou... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Roland
Family Medicine 37 years experience
It is a blackhead: What you describe is a form of blackhead. Although most people are familiar with this on their face, this can also occur on the chest or back. Not ser... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 54 years experience
Floaters: You are seeing protein deposits suspended in the fluids at the back of the eye. You can see them prominently if you stare at a white (no pictures) vi... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Need for examination: It would require a more detailed history, physical examination and may be some tests to determine the diagnosis. If you have been having excessive men... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology 30 years experience
Get it checked,,: It's a good idea to get this checked out, especially the dizziness, as it could mean something more than a pinched nerve. It could be something to do... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
That would depend: of what the spots were. Assessment would be needed to determine removal method.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Several spot types: A person with "black spots" on the face may have comedones, moles, etc... His primary care doctor can help decide what they are, and suggest treatmen... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bark
Dermatology 51 years experience
Hyperpigmentation: There is no real way to tell you what those spots are because I do not know your racial variant or your tendency to have color in the skin as well as ... Read More
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