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Black Spots Under Skin On Finger
Impossible to say: If there is no pain involved then it is unlikely to be serious. Have a doctor look at it if you are concerned. ...Read more
Eval: If you have vertical black lines on your toe nail — it would be prudent to have that evaluated by a dermatologist. Once the cause of the black discoloration is identified — a treatment plan can be provided. ...Read more
I will be fine, then my fingers will tingle, vision has black spots, I feel as if I will faint. I fainted once. Forehead tingles and body feels heavy.
Exam and physicial: NOW! You may have any number of severe medical conditions: anemia, hypoglycemia, heart irregularities, neurological disease etc. You need comprehensive blood testing, neurological testing and get urine checked for infection/pregnancy. Please call for immediate appointment or go directly to the ER or local urgent care center. ...Read more
Black spots??: Really hard question to answer. Is this a new spot? Irregularly shaped so it might be cancerous? Or just a "sun spot"? Most "spots" are brown. If yours is black — please have it evaluated by a doctor asap. ...Read more
What should I do to remove black spots in skin in home itself?
Please send me proper way of treatment
Only thing: The only thing available are over the counter bleaching creams. Otherwise, please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
My friend used cream bleach which is widely used to fair the skin colour but now she has got black spots on her face she is worried what should do now?
See dermatologist: That is the complication of bleaching skin, leaves areas of pigmented and un-pigmented areas. Consult dermatologist. ...Read more
Black spots on face: I can't tell from what you say, what kind of black spots you have. You can black oil stuck in the pores, and these tiny black dots are black heads, called comedones, and they are a form of acne. You can clear them with retin a, (tretinoin) which is rubbed on and unclogs the pores. Or, you can have flat black freckle like areas, which can be like stains, from the sun, or chemicals or burns. Retin a (tretinoin) can help. ...Read more
Laser: Skin spots usually respond well to lasers depending on what type and your skin type. ...Read more
On my chest skin a lot of black spots are present... I take medicines but nothing happened... Any suggestions...
See dermatologist: Can't tell... These might be "blackheads" that simply need to be cleaned out. Or they could be very dark nevi, or moles, that need to be screened for skin cancer. I strongly recommend seeing a dermatologist to take a look and differentiate what it is and treat it accordingly. ...Read more
I have a lot of sebums near my nose and my skin becomes darker due to the black spots created by it. What should I do?
Acne: It is important to treat your acne so that you don't get permanent scarring. Some patients wait too long before seeing their dermatologist to have their acne treated. Normally topical medicines and internal antibiotics are used to keep acne under control. You can start with an over the counter benzoyl peroxide wash while you are waiting for your appointment with your dermatologist. ...Read more
I am indian. My forehead has black spots going around. I am not dark, I put nuteogena tone repair everyday on my skin which has 30psf. Is that helpfu?
Suspicious moles: A (asymmetry) moles with irregular shapes, such as two very different-looking halves. B (irregular border). Moles that are notched or scalloped borders c (changes in color) moles that have many colors or an uneven distribution of color. D (diameter) new growth in a mole larger than about 1/4 inch (6 millimeters). E (evolving). Moles that change over time — grow larger, itch or bleed. ...Read more
See derm: Dermatologist can put you a treatment for this. ...Read more
I've been getting black spots on my head for the past month and I have no clue what it is. Started from my back, now it's on my head. Please help?
Black spots on head: Please send us a photo so we can help ...Read more
Dark spots: Let your pediatrician look at the spots, if he/she calls them mongolian spots they will fade without any treatment. ...Read more
go to the above site and view the scrotal picture and see if it looks the same. If so these are like dilated capillaries and contain blood and are not necessary to treat unless they keep bleeding. They are not easy to remove if there's a lot of them. They can be cauterized. If you think your spots may be something different have a doctor look. ...Read more
Not necessarily: The black spots are blood capillaries in the wart. The wart could be alive still. You may need more aggressive treatment but also warts will disappear on their own as your immune system eventually kills them. If you want rid of it now then see your doctor and maybe he/she will use liquid nitrogen to freeze it. ...Read more
2 black spots on penis head. Doesn't itch nor hurt. What is it? I noticed it just today. Im 28 y.o.
See dr.: It is difficult to diagnose a skin condition without visualizing it. I suggest a visit to your PCP or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have white 'bumps' inbetween my breasts, scaley sin, some have black spots, worried of some skin condition?
Two choices: You should see a Dermatologist (skin specialist). ...Read more
How can I take the acne black spots. They leave in ur skin is there tratment please help. I want to take then off.
Best left alone: If you have active lesions, get them managed. All acne can be controlled well nowadays. The dark spots on the skin (postinflammatory pigmentation) will fade over time; you might be offered a bleach to apply with care, but this is difficult and can itself be disfiguring. You're a young man; if you're physically fit, you'll look great with or without the acne spots that so many men your age sport. ...Read more
Deep 1" heel cut closed about 3 weeks ago. Wound is mostly pink but some purple and black spots came up below the skin, no pain or disch, is it normal?
Probabely Normal: It is most probabely normal and what you see might be a hematoma(collection of clotted blood)which is slowly resolving ...Read more
Meds: Many patients do well with over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid preparations. Some patients require topical or oral antibiotics or retinoids as well. If the over the counter meds alone don't control your acne after a month of daily use, see a doctor for additional treatment options. It is important to be persistent, and some patients 'get worse before they get better'. ...Read more
2 black spots on penis shaft. What could they be? Fade when skin expands. No pain or other symptoms. Flat.
Black spots on penis: Many things. Show to your Dr.Get a more detailed answer ›