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A 48-year-old member asked:

What does it mean to get red spots on the skin?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Not sure.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation.

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Last updated Oct 8, 2013

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