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Black Spot On Back Of Throat
No: The black spot at back of throat is normal. Black and white spots oral mucous should be checked out by ent. ...Read more
I have had a sore throat for over a week it's red and swollen and today I noticed a black spot at the back of my throat?
See a Dr: This is clearly not getting better on its' own. See a Dr for Dx and Tx. Best! ...Read more
I have dry crusty nose and sinuses and a dry scratchy throat. My throat is red but there is a black spot in the back of my throat behind my tonsils an?
Get in to see a Dr.: Infections are either viral related and/or bacterial in nature. You should see a dr. To get a good clinical exam and determine what best course of treatment is right for you. Good luck. ...Read more
I got this pain feeling in the back left side of my throat after I got a HPV shot and now just noticed a black spot what would it be?!
It depends: Without a physician examination to look at the black spot, it is difficult to say what it would be. ...Read more
I have a dark/ almost black spot on my tonsillar arch in the back of my throat. It doesn't really hurt but is irritating. What could it be?
Check it out: You should see a dentist or your primary care doctor. Melanomas which are tumors can appear anywhere in the body. This may be benign but only a clinician can tell you for sure. ...Read more
My skin have a black spot in my back and neck in almost a 8 months now and I notice that its spreading now?
I have a black spot on the right side of my cheek and on that same side I have throats pain and tongue pain.
May or may not: May or may not be related to each other. Important that you have your dentist check the "black spot" immediately. ...Read more
7th day after tonsillectomy. The right side of my throat has a significant black spot. It also hurts pretty bad. What is it? Should I be concerned?
I have a white spot on my right tonsil and in the middle is a black spot, my throat hurts. What could it be?
White spot on tonsil:
At your age, this could indicate pus in response to an infection. Both viral and bacterial infections can cause this, but the common concern is for strep throat. If you are also experiencing fevers, tender glands in the neck, or a LACK OF cough, than strep throat is more likely. This would require an antibiotic to prevent complications.
Could also be a tonsil stone, typically not painful though ...Read more
Cold since sept. 2012. Been on three sep. Visits. Still have it. Sore throat and ear pain started 2 weeks ago. Now have black spot on soft palate.
Cough: Have you been coughing tons? I will defer your ongoing upper respiratory query to the ent's but have heard of MRSA or other mean bugs not responding to traditional treatment. The black spot can be a hematoma (blood blister) from coughing violently or may be a clue to the etiology. I think second and third opinions would be useful to you now. Please seek out sinus or infectious disease doctors. ...Read more
I hav got black spot in my face. Hand and neck. I mean sun exposed areas. I think its melanosis. Wat should I do?
Use sun screen: If the lesions are due to exposure to sun, these should be amenable to fading if you use sun screen. A wide brimmed hat and sun screen lotion on the hands and neck would be worth a try. ...Read more
Derma: See dermatologist to rule out serious skin condition. ...Read more
Pigmentation: Miles can develop and become very dark and should be evaluated by a dermatologist ...Read more
Hi, I'm 16 years old and I have noticed that I had a black spot in the back of my mouth. It's not painful or anything, I can feel it?
Exam: Have your doctor exam it, it is an unusual place to have that type of discoloration. It may be that a dentist or oral surgeon might have the answer. All the best. ...Read more
My mother has a growing pimple-like spot on her back with a tiny black spot in the middle. I'm concerned because it keeps growing. Is it cancerous?
Maybe: In order to answer your question, a dermatologist would need to examine your mother. If you are worried, I suggest you make an appointment with a dermatologist in your area. ...Read more
Big black spot on my back upper thigh for about a year now in pain. Is this an intestinal problem?
A few years back I tried to pop a pimple on my forehead. Nothing came as as I push harder. The next day a black spot showed up.
You have not asked: A question but I assume you want to know what the black spot is? This is probably a blood blister caused by your trauma to the tissues. Often blood collected a few mm below the surface of the skin appears to be black rather than blue. It will probably fade over time. ...Read more
My daughter had what looked like a blackhead on her back. Under the black spot was an ant. Could there be more ants under her skin.
Yes, regrettably there could be more ants under her skin.
You must see your daughter's doctor.
This is becoming an increasing problem and the earlier you get control of this the more important it is.
Please keep me posted. ...Read more
They have found a large black spot on the back of my brain and said I had a decrease in csf. What can this mean! Please help I can send pic.?
1000 words: Pictures are worth a thousand words as the saying goes. Your question cannot be answered absent viewing of the images which inspired your question. ...Read more
See your PCP: The black spot on your c spine can be signs of harmless or serious conditions, depending on its nature. If the black spot did not go away in 2-3 weeks, it would be best if you visited a doctor for clinical exam in order to find out the cause. ...Read more
Been having severe pain in shoulderblade, shoulder and chest for 4 days and noticed a small black spot on my lower back today. Like a beauty spot?
Mole: To some, these are attractive but they do not cause symptoms like yours. Without other apparent cause the symptoms you describe are often tension-related and disappear with relaxation. The black spot can be a comedone (black head). Always check black spots for irregular edges and any observable change. If this happens, do not delay a medical visit. ...Read more
I have been having slight pain on my left check towards the back teeth and just found a black spot on the center upper teeth what does that mean?
Hi, got a pea size hard lump on my lower back, had it a few years, it looks like it has a black spot in middle under skin, its grown over the years?
The cause is unclear as to what you are describing. If it has been there for years, it is less likely that is is something of a significant nature. See the doc and have it removed.
Best wishes. ...Read more
Small black spot on my gum. Teeth X-rays came back normal. What could it be? Have had it for about 3 weeks
Maybe amalgam tattoo: It could be an amalgam tattoo. They are fairly common. Amalgam fillings can turn the gum tissue gray or blackish. A quick visit to your dentist wouldn't hurt. They would be able to figure it out or refer you to a specialist if needed. Hope this helps! ...Read more
See Dermatologist: You should see doctor > Ideally a dermatologist. Let him/her examine you and advise ...Read more
Evaluation: Hi, you need to see a dermatologist for evaluation of the lesion and possible biopsy. ...Read more
I have a black spot in back of mouth I don't know what it is but it doesn't hurt or anything. It just bothers me?
Went to my dentist back in march with no problems. Went 4 days ago and black spot appeared. If this is malonosia is 4 months harmful of it being there?
See the surgeon: It is hard to diagnose or make any comment without seeing the lesion. It is best to have an oral surgeon look at it and if necessary make a biopsy so you don't worry about it. ...Read more