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Brown Spot On Nose
See a dermatologist: For any mole which is growing, changing colors, or starts bleeding you should have a dermatologist evaluate it. Any moles on the sun-exposed parts of your body, especially the face, need to be monitored for skin cancer. Your nose mole may be benign but should be seen by a doctor. ...Read more
Brown spot on my nose, recently moved to the caribbean; been here for 3 months now and this spot showed up within about 3 hours of looking in mirror?
Brown spot on nose: Is color same thruout or mixed colors? R edges well defined or irregulat? How large is it? Is it elevated? Does it bleed? Does it have tiny blood vessels running thru it? May just be freckle or mole but should be checked to r/o serious skin lesions like melanoma. Protect self from sun: sunscreen (spf > 30) applied 15 min before sun exposure; reapply as needed; broad-brimmed hat; long sleeves/pants. ...Read more
I have this brown spot on my nose. It is the size of a zit but it isn't red and won't pop. Its been there for 3 weeks without going down. What is it?
Small brown spot appeared on my nose an yr ago. Its bigger now and similar patches are appearing on other parts of nose. Use to squeeze out blackheads.
I've had a spot in both nostrils for nearly a year, they flare up and hurt from time to time. Now I've got a brown mark on the outside of nose. Cancer?
I am suffering from cold for 1 week. I have nose bleed (very liitle). in my cough there are some brown (slight red) spot. Is that ok?
Had brown spot hit with with nitro second time yesterday no prob 1st time. This time in 10min both eyes blisters by today eyes swollen nose swollen?
I have a brown spot on the shaft of my penis and I'm wondering what it is. Its right next to the head and flat?
Light brown flat spot on right side of head near hairline not perfectly round but kinda symetrical about the size of a pencil eraserwhat could it be?
Nevus?: Sounds llike a brown nevus, or what people call a "birthmark". It sounds like it is flat, small and does not have discoloration or different colors or dark colors in it. These are all good characteristics and you should not worry about this lesion too much. However if it grows over time, if color changes, if it becomes raised, then consult physician. ...Read more
I spot twice a month but its brown and I get shrp pain on my left side I get light head sometimes
May be infection: It may be pelvic infection, you should have it checked before it gets worse. ...Read more
I have patch like discolouration on the shaft of my penis and also noticed a brown spot on the head of my it and small very small red dots under it?
Normal: As long as it isn't tender it is likely normal. ...Read more
I have tiny brown spots on face and mainly on nose which get increase over time. Some sites on my head have very less hairs?
I recently noticed a brown spot/line on the head of my penis and another on the side. It's flat and painless. Is this normal? Ps;never had sex
Possible mole: Although possibly a mole which can develop anywhere and anytime. If new, even without pain, should be looked at by physician. Verbal descriptions are not as likely to allow accurate diagnosis compared to direct visualization ...Read more
I had a brown flat spot just appear on the head of the penis a couple months ago and now a couple more popped up on the foreskin (im uncircumsised)?
A couple things: These can be a type of mole called melanotic macules or early skin growths of seborrheic keratoses. These are completely benign & tend to happen more in some people versus others. There is a small possibility that these could be early flat warts. Seborrheic keratoses & warts would become more raised over time. I would recommend an evaluation by a dermatologist to make sure they aren't warts. ...Read more
19 caucasian & circumcised. I have a drak spot under penis and a very light brown spot on head. Both no more than 5mm. Any thoughts? Pm e mail4 fotos.
Dark spots: The biggest concern abotu dark spots on the skin is melanoma, an aggressive skin cancer. While this is very rare on the penis, it can happen. You should have this checked by your doctor. It is not safe to render an opinion on the nature of such spots without actually taking a look at it. ...Read more
It's been almost 2 years that I'm having a blister kind of spot on penile head. It started with a tiny brown spot and then developed few more. Later it formed a shape like 'V'. Initially I started with Fucidin ointment but no improvement.
Rash: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more
Brownish spot on toddler scalp front of head. Seems to have grown within last couple days. It doesn't look perfectly round like a mole. Raised skin?
Brownish spot: The brownish spot may be due to a patch of cradle cap or seborrhoea. Have your doctor to confirm disgnosis ...Read more
I have reciently got over a cold and still hav a blocked nose and coughing up clear plhegm with brown / rust coloured spots in do I have a infection?
I am getting small 1 mm to 2 mm sized brown spots on nose, beside eyes and on chin. Please recommend me the best treatment. I am just 20 years old?
See a dermatologist: You should see a specialist to find out what you have and to best treat it. ...Read more
Noticed brown shiny spot on penis head. 2 DRs say irritation frm wiping frm mastrbating. 1 sex partner. No pain/puss. HPV or Herpes? How to cure it?
Probably not serious: For sure this isn't herpes. I suppose it could be HPV, but a new HPV lesion would be rare at your age of 39. There are many possibilities, and the large majority of skin problems of teh penis are not STDs and aren't serious. Since two doctors apparently aren't certain, consider seeing a dermatologist. ...Read more
Coughing up bubbly mucus or something has brown spots thru out sometimes and sometimes clear. I have no runny nose?
Itchy scalp, left swollen occipital and behind the right ear node and now sensitive light brown spot on left top of head today.?
Swollen lymph nodes: Lymph nodes often swell in response to infection or inflammation. These gland may feel tender behind the ear or beneath the angle of the mandible. You may also feel tenderness beneath the chin. If the light brown spot has been sensitive for a short period, it will likely resolve on its own. It may simply be an abrasion or pustule. Give it time. If it fails to resolve, see derm doctor ...Read more
Should I be worried about cancer? D I recently discovered a bald spot bigger than a dime next to an odd mole on my head. The mole is pretty big lumpy pink with a brown spot in the center. It has grown over the years. I also experience ringing in my right
See a dermatologist: They may be related. A dermatologist can biopsy the nevus. That may provide the answer. ...Read more
I have a brownish small spot on the head of my penis. I have never had sexual intercourse and I am not circumcised. Is it possible it's a birth mark?
Brown or Deep Purple:
Yes. It might be a birthmark (congenital nevus) or a simple mole (nevus).Be sure it doesn't change in shape, size, color, & the edges are not jagged. If so go to the Doctor.
But, it might be a tiny bruise that would fade away. It might be an Angiokeratoma of Fordyce: tiny benign (not cancer) bump of blood covered with skin, they stay forever, you may get more on scrotum, if bleeds, put pressure. ...Read more
Brown spot flat on head don't think its birthmark bc it just appared kinda symetrical but not perfectly round and swollen glands back of head related?
Should I see a doctor? I have a red spot on the lower part of my back it has a hole in it and is very painful and drains I have one on my tummy it stated out as a red bump it was and is painful it got a head on it today withes brown
It sounds like you may be dealing with an infectious process. For this reason you should visit your doctor for an evaluation and treatment as deemed necessary.
Good luck. ...Read more
Had ring worm on scalp as a kid. Left a bald spot top corner of head. Mole on spot was brown now pink. Hurts to touch and sometimes shooting pain.
Skin findings: It is very hard to diagnose skin lesions over the telephone. If tender you might have an infection. Start with seeing your primary doctor and if needed, a dermatologist. Be prepared to say how long the problem has been there, any medications and other symptoms. This needs to be seen in person. ...Read more
My daughter has been with a runny/stuffed nose for about 2 weeks. Sneezes alot I think is allergies to grass. She has brown spots in her mouth?
See Your Doctor: Child’s age is not given and is necessary to provide a full assessment. Much more info is needed such as duration, presence of other symptoms (itchy/watery eyes), cough, and more. “Brown spots” in mouth require visual inspection to identify cause and relationship to symptoms. See your doctor. Start a daily diary of all symptoms, suspected triggers, and bring to doctor appt for further evaluation. ...Read more