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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Spots: Very hard to tell remotely. If you are having fever, chills and feeling ill, you might already think of seeing your doctor quite soon. If you are ... Read More

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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctors can evaluate: Rashes and spots are difficult to describe in words. Purple can be bruising, which is blood leaked out of skin capillaries (tiny blood vessels). Some ... Read More
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Purple spots? : It's hard to be certain by your description, but your words, "purple spots" make me concerned about a condition called "purpura". These are due to ble ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Don't know: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can find out what is causing the lesions.
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A 3-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dale Tylor
18 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See md ASAP: This could be a platelet/clotting problem like idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. I would get checked asap (today). It could be other things like ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Scuba
24 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Spot and chest pain: Without more details it is hard to tell if your chest pain is due to a cold or flu, coughing, or heart disease. a painless purple spot on the knee in ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Dermatologist: Since this is a very unusual skin lesion that stands out in comparison to any other skin lesions on your body, I recommend that you have a dermatologi ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: on how long it has been present, if it is changing (enlarging or changing color) or if it appeared suddenly or after local irritation. It's not uncomm ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rixt Luikenaar
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your doctor: If the spots are away from the nipple it could be anything like a bruise or bite or insect bite. If they are close to the nipple they can be inflamed ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Always: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast should be evaluated by your doctor. Great job doing your breast exam and finding it. Most breast mass ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Breast: Yes, you should have someone in the family to take you to a Gynecologist as soon as possible! Could be nothing major or could be of some concern! Hop ... Read More

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