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Doctor insights on: Black And White Spots On The Birthday Cake That Is Square

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Tiny black bugs white spots in kitchen window & counter top?

Dr Pest Control: Most likely benign, but need better description. Call a pest control company. ...Read more

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I have white spots on my gums and around the teeth my gums are turing blueish black. ?

I have white spots on my gums and around the teeth my gums are turing blueish black. ?

Gum problems: There any number of causes for your symptoms. If you have a regular dentist, i would see him as soon as you can. He may employ the help of a periodontist for final diagnosis depending on what he finds. In my opinion without seeing for myself, it sounds like a fairly uncommon condition called anug- acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis. See your dentist or periodontist. ...Read more

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What does it mean when the white spots from tonsillitis starts to turn black after starting an antibiotic regimen?

What does it mean when the white spots from tonsillitis starts to turn black after starting an antibiotic regimen?

The infection is: likely responding to the antibiotics and the pus is turning color. Necrotic tissue can also give the darker/ blackish appearance which would indicate failure of therapy with antibiotics. Rely on other signs (i.e. worsening pain, worsening fever, weakness, increased phlegm or shortness of breath, etc.) to give you an idea if things are better or worse. ...Read more

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Black spots, white spots, and lumps in my mouth. Not sure what it is. I've been smoking for roughly 4-5 years. ?

Black spots, white spots, and lumps in my mouth. Not sure what it is. I've been smoking for roughly 4-5 years.
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Suspicious spots?: Regardless the cause... I would advise you to have the spots and lump in your mouth examined by a dentist or dental specialist (e.g. oral surgeon, OFP). Any suspicious lump that does not resolve itself in 2-3 weeks should be evaluated. In the meantime, quit smoking. ...Read more

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White spots on black skin: on the shins, thighs, arms & stomach; what's the cause & what should I do? Help please!

White spots on black skin: on the shins, thighs, arms & stomach; what's the cause & what should I do? Help please!

Tinea Versicolor: Tinea versicolor is a common yeast infection of the skin that often affects adolescents and young adults. The term versicolor refers to the fact that it causes the affected skin to change color and become either lighter or darker than surrounding skin. The only way to tell for sure is to scrape the skin and look for hyphae under the microscope. ...Read more

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My daughter has white spots on her sidse an some on her tummy...They glow in the black light....An the doctors don't know what it is....?

My daughter has white spots on her sidse an some on her tummy...They glow in the black light....An the doctors don't know what it is....?

Possibly Fungus: Tinea versicolor which is a fungal infection as well as others often can glow with black light. Your doctor or you might want to try an antifungal cream and see if that works. Or even better get a KOH scrape of the spots to see if this really is fungus. ...Read more