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red mark on forehead

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peterson Pierre
23 years experience Dermatology
Hemangioma: Most likely, it is small blood vessel growth called a hemangioma. It isn't dangerous but won't go away on its own. You'll need to see your dermatolo ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Without seeing it: In person, it would be difficult to diagnose. Take a picture of it and if it gets worse or you are worried, see a dermatologist.
A male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
WHY???: are you asking this question?? A "red mark" 3 hours old could be ANYTHING but with no trauma....probably nothing, Ask your question again and send a P ... Read More
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
It is ok: It will slowly resolve.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ranjit (randy) Dhaliwal
37 years experience Retinal Surgery
Could be shingles: Could be skin involvement by shingles. If blisters develop then need to see ophthalmologist ASAP
A member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience Dermatology
Spider angioma: Sounds like a vascular lesion such as spider angiomas or broken blood vessels. This can be treated with lasers or electrocautery.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Need Dx.: Best to have a dermatologist examine the spot , make a diagnosis, and institute appropriate treatment.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Painful bulge forehe: It is important to have your doctor check your child to find the cause of the pain and bulging.
A female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain in forehead : It is difficult to give you guidance with limited information. Pain in the forehead can be related to a headache, could be related to pressure from sl ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
This is not terribly: unusual....it likely is a form of stress response. When your body feels threat or fear, blood vessels dilate to enable you to "fight or flee." You may ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See doctor: Your doctor should take a look at the red spot to examine it for size and involvement of adjacent skin, to make sure it is not concerning. Your doctor ... Read More

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