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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peterson Pierre
23 years experience Dermatology
Broken Capillaries: You probably have a bunch of broken capillaries or bruises from all the vomiting. That should clear up in a few days.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Dorsey
35 years experience Wound care
See your primary doc: These most likely represent a B9 process. But becuz they are hurt you need to see your primary care doctor and have him decide what to do ie nothing ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Need biopsy: Difficult to tell otherwise.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Patterson
42 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: Acute or sudden blue painful spots can be due to bruising. They can come from systemic issues ( like liver, etc), hemaniomas and other things both "b ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
White Spots: White spots on your arms and legs can be caused by sun damage, a form of eczema called pityriasis alba, a fungal infection called tinea versicolor and ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Spencer
35 years experience Dermatology
Venous lakes: Blue spots on the lips are usually caused by dilated small veins.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Yvonne Conner
43 years experience General Practice
Sun Protection: These brown spots are in sun exposed area and are generally pre-cancerous lesions or actino keratosis. Using sun block and wearing a hat would be help ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ecezma: Hi BeroR Numular ecezma appears with coin sized lesions. This is what first came to mind. Can you have someone take a photo? Dr Lori Lange-Pennsylvan ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
This : This is one of those situations where "a picture is worth a thousand words"--really needs to be seen by a medical professional. Eczema is common in c ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Facial darkness : Providing a more more detailed description or better yet a picture will get a more accurate answer. Could be many things. Regardless, minimize sun ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Seres
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Need info: A picture would help a great deal in figuring this one out.
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Skin spots: Several possibilities. Best to have a dermatologist take a look.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Please have this: Medically assessed in person to obtain an accurate diagnosis.
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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Purpura: When you suffer from a condition known as purpura, blood vessels anywhere within your body actually begin to leak, causing purplish spots to develop a ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Difficult to tell: Skin issues are extremely difficult to evaluate without actually seeing the skin up close. As such, it is best for you to see your doctor or dermatol ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: It is hard to diagnose skin lesions without seeing them . Your best bet is to see your family physician and let him/her make a diagnosis.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Very rare syndrome: Bier spots are very rare. Other things that could cause this appearance need to be checked for and ruled out, before a diagnosis of Bier spots is mad ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience Dermatology
Cherry angiomas: Could be broken blood vessels or cherry angiomas which are vascular lesions. Red spots can also occur with drug reactions or other types of rashes. Di ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
30 years experience Dermatology
Itchy red spot dz: There is no way to diagnose you on the internet. You need eyeballs attached to a dermatologist, who will be better able to evaluate and treat you.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : Could be tenia versacolor which is a skin fungus. A dermatologist could let you know for sure Lamisil (terbinafine) is used for treatment.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, vi ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Your description: applies to a number of skin problems but I would "vote for" FUNGAL cause. Sometimes SPECIFIC TREATMENT and sometimes ORAL ANTI-FUNGALS are indicated ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get checked: But, reddish firm nodules can be a condition called hidradenitis suppuritiva. They can recur month to month and have some pain with them. Get an ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
29 years experience LASIK Surgery
Hard to say...: These could be congenital ares of pigmentation or something more serious. Are they new or have they been there as long as you remember? See your eye d ... Read More
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