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Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Carrots: It is possible to accumulate too much beta carotene from carrots. This occurs in anorexic patients or people with eating diorders they eat a large ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Skin orange: Do you mean yellow? May be liver damage. Eating or drinking too much carrot or tomato juice will do it as well. See your Dr.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Occurs: in the skin of the breast, sometimes, could be a sign of cancer. Regardless an exam with your doctor is strongly recommended.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Carotenemia?: The classic cause of orange skin is ingestion of foods containing lots of vitamin a (carrots, for example). The condition is called carotenemia. Jaund ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Marek
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Cellulite & Orange: Cellulite generally looks like dimpling of the skin. This is caused by normal bands between the skin and deeper tissues that either shorten, or most ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Minoli
36 years experience Plastic Surgery
Celllulite is looser: Orange peal skin (peau d'orange) has a tighter skin pattern than cellulite. Just take a good look at an actual orange and you will see the tight punct ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Rankin
24 years experience ADHD and Autism
May be difficult: It sounds like you may have something called Keratosis Pilaris. It is a benign but annoying condition often seen on thighs or upper arms. The hair fo ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Freckles: Freckles are not raised. Your physician or dermatologist can evaluate this cluster for you for diagnosis. Without inspecting them a physician cannot m ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
If his palms are...: "yellower" than the rest of him, and eye sclerae are white, this is carotinemia - build-up of carotene from vegetables, which is harmless. If eyes are ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harry Greenberg
26 years experience Dermatology
Oranges, fruits ; U: There are many different treatments available to enhance appearance ; make your eyes appear more full. I like for my patients to use the opal eye ser ... Read More
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