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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Black spots: With this limited information, could be comedones or melanosis
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Black spots on head: Please send us a photo so we can help
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
24 years experience Dermatology
Difficult to answer: Unfortunately "black spots" is not specific enough for me to give you a good answer. If you could describe what you mean then perhaps we could give yo ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Feinstein
52 years experience Dermatology
Black spots on face: I can't tell from what you say, what kind of black spots you have. You can black oil stuck in the pores, and these tiny black dots are black heads, c ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See derm: Dermatologist can put you a treatment for this.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Careaga
17 years experience Plastic Surgery
Laser: Skin spots usually respond well to lasers depending on what type and your skin type.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Start lower: Start with lower dosage and see the response and reaction in two weeks. If improving continue the same. If not much change and no skin irritation try ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Suzanne Fiala
29 years experience Family Medicine
See dermatologist: Can't tell... These might be "blackheads" that simply need to be cleaned out. Or they could be very dark nevi, or moles, that need to be screened for ... Read More
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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Allergy: it could be an allergic reaction in spite of the black coloration the itching could be the best sign Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and see a doctor
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonja Shanley
26 years experience Family Medicine
Black spots??: Really hard question to answer. Is this a new spot? Irregularly shaped so it might be cancerous? Or just a "sun spot"? Most "spots" are brown. If ... Read More
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