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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Shen
31 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
See a Derm!: It could be a mold, see a dermatologist to check it out! good luck!
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Unusual: Black dots on a tongue are somewhat unusual. It could be anything- small blood clot, staining, poppy seed or something else. Try using a tongue scra ... Read More
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Dr. Lindsey Wolfer
43 years experience Dentistry
May be stain: Your dentist will be able to tell you what it is. Usually a dark color indicates possible hematoma(blood spot) from trauma; a stain or overgrowth of b ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Black dot: It may be a little hemorrhoid .Try Anusol cream twice a day
A female asked:
Dr. Joan Gelin
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Freckle : Difficult to say since I don't know how long that black dot in middle has existed. Have your physician take a look. Usually - as long as there are no ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Possibly cavity: You'll need a local dentist to take a look to know for sure.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Bite: Actually could be small spider bite. Either way the dark spot in the middle is a small Eschar.. You can try topical antibiotic. The bite if small will ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
A blackhead?: Hopefully a dermatologist will also reply, but till then: it might be a blackhead which i believe is not a major problem unless it becomes infected f ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
37 years experience Family Medicine
Get the mole checked: It sounds like you are describing a mole. Any mole that changes size should be evaluated. See your doctor and have them take a look at it or see a der ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Need to see it: It's difficult to know without seeing what you describe - but the central opening of the lacrimal punctum can appear as a black spot, so this likely i ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not sure.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation.

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