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i have dark patches on my skin some are circles they appear in clusters underarms and under the breast on the ribs and back what is it

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Wingo
32 years experience in Endocrinology
Too much insulin?: A doctor will need to see your skin problem to confirm this, but your description sounds like acanthosis nigricans. This usually means your body is no ... Read More

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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
It's time for a Dr.: Chest pain, with or without shortness of breath, can be due to minor problems or to very serious ones. An ER doctor can check to see what might be goi ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
See a dermatologist: There are hundreds of rashes.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andries Nienaber
Specializes in General Practice
Rashes.: Most rashes will need visual inspection. Please book a virtual consult or see your GP. Diagnoses of White patches may vary from fungal infections (Tin ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Psoriasis: He has psoriasis. It sounds severe. There are medications to help. Please get him to a good dermatologist.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Rash: This will need to be visualized and history needs to be taken to assess this. Verbal descriptions just don't do the trick.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fahmieda Rasdien
Specializes in Diabetology
Tinea Versicolor: Sounds very much like a fungal infection. Commonly found and sometimes difficult to treat . You need to see your doctor so an antifungal treatment can ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
See MD: Not sure what of what you are describing. however, I would have this looked at by your primary care MD.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diana Metzger
29 years experience in Cardiology
Need to discuss w/dr: Sounds serious but too little information given for intelligent answer. Your mother's doctor will be able to give you better answer than this forum. ... Read More

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