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A 44-year-old female asked:

small tiny bumps on the back of my hand?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you.

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A 59-year-old male asked:

I have noticed that my dentist may have Parkinson's in his dominant hand. Ethically, what should I do besides not going back to him? He: 81 y.O.

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