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Hi. I was circumcised at 17. Before that my penis head was pink. After circumcision there are brown skin patches on my penis head. what can i do?

Dr. Que Chu Dr. Chu
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Hi. I was circumcised at 17. Before that my penis head was pink. After circumcision there are brown skin patches on my penis head. what can i do?

Photo might help: Brown patches skin on penis head after circumcision at 17 years old. Probably just a hyperpigmentation as you grow older. If that is the case you don't have much to worry about. On the other hand if you have any other urinary symtoms such as burning, red urine, irritation of the skin of penis, etc.. it may be worthwhile to check with your doctor. A photograph may help. Thank you and good luck !!! ...Read more

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What are the dry brown patches of skin on face and neck? Also very dry skin

What are the dry brown patches of skin on face and neck? Also very dry skin

See a doctor: It is hard to determined what the patches are by description and without a look if I need to guess it could be seborrhea keratosis a benign skin condition or skin tags etc... My advice go and see a doctor you will get assurance and treatment if necessary good lick ...Read more

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I have small red dots on my arms, legs and hands. Some have white rings around them and 3 have brown patches of skin. Help please! Could be petechiae?

Maybe: Petecchiae should not lighten if the skin is gently stretched. Usually rashes like you are describing are associated with a viral process. Recent cold or recent vaccinations may be associated. A good physical exam and basic CBC blood est would be helpful. Good luck! ...Read more

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For 2 months I have had brown patches on my skin which is only on the tip of my nose. What can it be?

For 2 months I have had brown patches on my skin which is only on the tip of my nose. What can it be?

See dermatologist: There are various causes of brown patches on the face. The most likely is melasma, brown to tan patches on face typically exacerbated by the sun, hormones, stress or dark skin. This may be seen in pregnant females or patients trying to conceive (hormones). You should see your dermatologist who can make the diagnosis and offer treatment. In the meantime wear sunscreen and avoid the sun. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have used a Dermo-Gel new* product once since the last two months and have seen some brown patches under my skin which hurt. Is this normal?

No: But the question is what is the cause and what is going on with the skin? You have not used the gel for a period of time so doubt this is the causevofvtge skin change. See your doctor for exam and possible biopsy ...Read more

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My sister started bleeding from gums and got purple, brown patches on her skin and her platelets count is also reduced. What is the disease and cure?

My sister started bleeding from gums and got purple, brown patches on her skin and her platelets count is also reduced. What is the disease and cure?

See physician ASAP : It could be bleeding disorder thrombocytopenia, or another problem with coagulation or excessive bleeding. Causes could be leukemia, immune disorder, or side effect of medications, amongst others. The underlying disorder needs to be found- some patients need medications, modification of dietary intake, transfusions or surgery. She needs to be under care of physician- internal bleeding can occur. ...Read more

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Brown skin patches on neck that comes and goes away, They are usually round shaped and don't cause no pain at all. They usually appear during summer.

? Tenia versicolor: a sort of fungal infection of the skin, you can apply OTC clotrimazole cream 1 % on affected areas every night for at least 2 weeks, if no improvement see your doctor / dermatologist. better avoid direct sunlight exposure for protracted periods during treatment, best wishes ...Read more

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Hi. I was circumcised at 17. Before that my penis head was pink. After circumcision there are brown skin patches on my penis head. what can i do?

Dr. Que Chu Dr. Chu
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Photo might help: Brown patches skin on penis head after circumcision at 17 years old. Probably just a hyperpigmentation as you grow older. If that is the case you don't have much to worry about. On the other hand if you have any other urinary symtoms such as burning, red urine, irritation of the skin of penis, etc.. it may be worthwhile to check with your doctor. A photograph may help. Thank you and good luck !!! ...Read more

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I've several light-brown patches (lighter than my usual skin marks) on my lower abdomen and groin, up to a few cms in diameter and quite dry,but flat.

I've several light-brown patches (lighter than my usual skin marks) on my lower abdomen and groin, up to a few cms in diameter and quite dry,but flat.

Tinea Versicolor: You may have a condition called Tinea Versicolor. Tinea versicolor also called pityriasis versicolor, is a common fungal infection of the skin. The fungus interferes with the normal pigmentation of the skin, resulting in small, discolored patches. ...Read more

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What is this shapless brown patch of skin on one side of my neck?

Don't know: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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Darker patch appearing on skin but no different feeling from normal skin to touch and no irritation. brownish in colour?

Darker patch appearing on skin but no different feeling from normal skin to touch and no irritation.  brownish in colour?

Dark patch: I suggest you get an examination by a clinician. This forum is not a place where we can offer an assessment, diagnosis, or treatment recommendation. ...Read more

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Small, round, light circular patch/discolour on the cheek. Looks brown when I wear make up. Slightly rougher texture than my skin. What could it be?

Small, round, light circular patch/discolour on the cheek. Looks brown when I wear make up. Slightly rougher texture than my skin. What could it be?

Need to see rash: Not being able to see the area in question makes it very difficult to give advice. You may want to consider an InBox Health Tap consultation where you can upload photos of the area. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Brown circle skin patch on lower left calf what could this be?

Patch: Could just be a nevus or mole, could be fungal infection, could be a patch of eczema, among other things. Best thing to do is go get it looked at it. How long has it been there, has it changed in size or color? ...Read more

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There is patch of dark brown skin.Around my wrist what could it be?

There is patch of dark brown skin.Around my wrist what could it be?

Send us image: Can you send us an image of it? Without seeing it, it's impossible to tell what it is. ...Read more

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My 4 mo old has a dry patch of skin that's kind of a brownish color. It's quite bumpy. What could this be?

My 4 mo old has a dry patch of skin that's kind of a brownish color. It's quite bumpy. What could this be?

See below: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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