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A 20-year-old female asked:

Is apparent pale lips and skin overall an indication that you have anemia or some serious disease?

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Dr. Aruna Mani
Internal Medicine - Oncology 21 years experience
Are these new?: If these are changes in your skin tone and unrelated to avoidance of the sun, you should at least have a simple blood test to see if you are anemic. If you have light patches it is possible that you have an autoimmune condition and should see a doctor.
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