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Dr. Joseph Jeu
43 years experience Family Medicine
Skin : Skin tags are fleshy skin growth that can occur on anyone. It usually occurs about the neck, under arms, around the waist. It is not nor will it bec ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Skin tags: True skin tags are benign growths and Don't morph into malignant growths as a rule. However, if you note any suspicious changes,it's best to have them ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not likely: None of vitamin overdosages are characterized by skin growths. You need to consult with your doctor.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: Examine it about once a month and if it becomes larger, changes color or bleeds, see your doctor. You may want to take a picture of the lesion so that ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Golden
20 years experience Urology
Probably warts: Venereal warts, due to the ubiquitous hpv. See a doctor who can examine you, and advise about treatment and the importance of informing sexual contac ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Not really.: Ak stands for "actinic keratosis" - they are small crusty bumps caused by chronic sun damage. Dermatologists usually freeze them with liquid nitrogen; ... Read More
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A 10-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
You named 2: If it bothers you, have someone look at it. Many can be removed in the office if needed.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wesley Schooler
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Have it looked at : Yes, it is possible, but you should have it assessed by a md. It could also be a tumor.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
46 years experience Infectious Disease
Trust doctor: Trust your doctor or get a second opinion if desired.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Be seen: It probably is a skin tag, but that is easily removed. See your physician.
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