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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
See a dermatologist: Without seeing these impossible to know what they are.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susanne Gee
25 years experience Dermatology
Sun or irritation: Brown spots can be pigment caused by the sun (lentigos) or it can be caused by hormones and the sun (melasma) or it can be caused by inflammation (pos ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome (PJD): Pigmentation around the mouth is one of the findings in PJD. You may wish to consult to a physician for an evaluation. you may consult this site for i ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexandre Furman
Specializes in Pulmonology
Spots: While such spots do not seem to sound ominous, a doctor should examine them to determine whether these could be related to some genetic GI conditions ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: A doctor would need to see the spots in order to determine what they are. It may or may not require a biopsy.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It may not be: Due to sweat. If i had to say, it may be pigmentation increases that may be due to elevated insulin. Not sure but if you have a family hx of type 2 ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Limit sun exposure: Brown spot son the lips that are not freckles or birthmarks may begin to appear on the lips and other parts of the body. Most are due to sun exposure ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
See Ender's Game: The movie - teen actor has it too. It is unlikely to be cancer. Peutz jaeger's syndrome, associated with GI avm's is a possibility. Ask your pcp/i ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Schainholz
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Peutz-Jeghers Synd?: Dark brown spots on the lips may be the first manifestation of peutz-jehgers syndrome. While the spots are benign, the dangerous association is with p ... Read More
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