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A 31-year-old member asked:

Can hyperpigmentation be on the left side of your body only?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 47 years experience
Yes: A rash or infection or injury could have caused hyperpigmentation. It can also be a variant of a type of birth mark or nevus which is deeper in the skin and would be difficult even with laser to remove.
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