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I have a very irregular period, last one I had was two months ago. These last two days I have been having brown spots in underwear none while wipin?

I have a very irregular period, last one I had was two months ago. These last two days I have been having brown spots in underwear none while wipin?

Irregular menses: Menstrual irregularity from many different reasons. Possibilities include infection hormonal stress. Possible you could be pregnant. If problem persists recommend seeing physician. ...Read more

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What does brown spots on your underwear mean?

What does brown spots on your underwear mean?

May be spotting of: Blood or other vaginal discharge. If toward the back of underwear - it could be fecal smearing. ...Read more

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Is it normal to see brown spots on the underwear after fingering?

Is it normal to see brown spots on the underwear after fingering?

It's possible: The brown spots might reflect old blood, or a discharge. I wouldn't consider it "normal" in the sense of common, but I don't think you need to get a checkup unless there are other problems. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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I have not gotten my period yet but I am noticing brown spots in my underwear, but when I wipe there is nothing.

I have not gotten my period yet but I am noticing brown spots in my underwear, but when I wipe there is nothing.

Irregular bleeding: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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I am 5 weeks pregnant and I am having lower back pain and pain on my left side near my hip bone I have brown spots in my underwear but none when I?

I am 5 weeks pregnant and I am having lower back pain and pain on my left side near my hip bone I have brown spots in my underwear but none when I?

SIJ?: 30y pregnant has low back & "hip bone" pain & evaluation for urinary tract infection might be warranted. Absent UTI, loosening of a sacroiliac joint might be occurring; caused by hormone Relaxin affecting pelvic girdle ligaments to prepare the pelvic birth canal for the birthing process. See comments: ...Read more

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What is Brown spots after periode?

What is Brown spots after periode?

Likely: Left over old blood being cleaned from the uterus. Take care. ...Read more

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I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be?

I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be?

Brown spots: Rather than guessing - encourage you to be evaluated by a physician or dermatologist. Recommend head to toe skin evaluation by a dermatologist annually. Take care. ...Read more

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Why do I get brown spots on my skin?

Why do I get brown spots on my skin?

Brown spots: One cause for brown spots on the skin are solar lentigines (AKA liver spots/ age spots). These are caused by increased melanin pigment in the skin. They can increase with age. The best way to avoid them is by avoiding sunlight and using a high SPF sunscreen. ...Read more

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How could I get brown spots on my skin?

How could I get brown spots on my skin?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What does brown spots on your nuckles mean?

Very little: Most of the time this means very little. May be "age spots" Not serious as a rule but if just came up and getting darker, need to see your doc. If you lay out in the sun or tanning both, need to look into having your skin checked for sun related skin cancer. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown spots on my fingertips?

Don't know.: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are the raised brown spots on my back?

Dermatological eval.: There can be many causes. The only way to get an accurate diagnosis will be a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What if my baby has brown spots on his body?

What if my baby has brown spots on his body?

Brown spots?: There are many causes of hyperpigmentation. For example, Mongolian spots are common and nothing to worry about. Cafe au lait spots may need to be followed. Ask you pediatrician - since they can actually see the "brown spots" you are referring to they are in the best position to give them a name and let you know the significance. Internet "guessing" is likely only going to cause undue anxiety. ...Read more

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What causes small flat brown spots on areola?

What causes small flat brown spots on areola?

Sound like normal: Areas of pigmentation. This can also occur with a pregnancy and remain afterward. Why are you concerned?
Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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What might cause reddish/brown spots on my skin?

Many possibilities: There are many things that may cause a discoloration of the skin. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and cancer can cause a discoloration of the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash or a discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I'm getting brown spots on my skin. Is this from the sun?

Maybe or maybe not: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have these brown spots on my back and chest, what do I do?

I have these brown spots on my back and chest, what do I do?

Moles: Hi luis! There are a few reasons for brown spots. Simple moles are very common and can increase in number with age and sun exposure. That is usually the reason in young people, and other causes occur in older adults. If there is a mole which is larger, darker, growing in size, or multicolored then you should visit your primary physician or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of brown spots above a male's pubic area?

What could be the cause of brown spots above a male's pubic area?

Pubic spots: There are about as many causes of brown spots in the pubic area as there are patients you have them! The most important thing about these spots is that they demand that you see a dermatologist and have them evaluated. ...Read more

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How do I treat brown spots that formed above a male's pubic area?

How do I treat brown spots that formed above a male's pubic area?

Brown Spots in Pubis: Any new brown spots should be evaluated by a dermatologist, as this could be a sign of skin cancer or venereal disease. ...Read more

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My brown spots are raised. What should I do to get it checked out?

My brown spots are raised. What should I do to get it checked out?

See a doctor: There are many lesions that are brown and raised. Many raised brown spots are benign such as seborrheic keratosis and benign moles. However, some melanomas can be raised so it is important to have your dermatologist to do a skin check. See the following website for self skin check instructions. Http://www. Aad. Org/skin-conditions/skin-cancer-detection/about-skin-self-exams/how-to-examine-your-skin. ...Read more

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Is there a difference between having white versus brown spots on the skin?

Is there a difference between having white versus brown spots on the skin?

Yes: Normal skin, if you look very closely, is a myriad of tiny differently colored areas. Brown indicates presence of melanin in that area and white indicates a lack thereof. ...Read more

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I have light brown spots on my back after a bad sunburn, should I be concerned?

I have light brown spots on my back after a bad sunburn, should I be concerned?

Ask your doctor: I would see a dermatologist who can determine if that is a normal after effect or actual cancerous indication. He/she would best be able to say based on your health and medical history, skin care etc. Stay out of the sun and wear sun screen as even a little exposure can be hurtful. ...Read more

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If my baby has a lot of big, light brown spots on her body, should I be worried?

If my baby has a lot of big, light brown spots on her body, should I be worried?

Maybe: If there are only one or two light brown (cafe au lait) spots, this can be normal. However, more than 5 such spots could be an indicator of a genetic disease called neurofibromatosis. These children with more than 5 spots and other symptoms like freckles in their armpits and eye findings need to be seen by a genetics specialist. ...Read more

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I have some light brown spots on my chest. One small and one slightly larger. What can it be?

I have some light brown spots on my chest. One small and one slightly larger. What can it be?

Pityriasis rosea?: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can examine light brown spots to see what it might be. Sometimes rashes are related to viruses, allergies, medications, etc., but many times they are not. For odd rashes, skin biopsy may be done by a dermatologist. One should bring to the doctor a list of all medications used in the month before the rash appeared. ...Read more

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Skin is lightly browning and getting small brown spots. Is that worrisome or just I'm getting older?

Old age freckles: Long term exposure to the sun can cause dark discoloration, and also dark smaller flat lesions. These are lentigines, or senile freckles and occur in many people on sun exposed skin, like face, hands and forearms. They are found mostly in older people just because they have had many more years of sun exposure. You need to block the sun, and can try retin a (tretinoin) or glycolic acid, and also a skin bleach. ...Read more