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Brown spot wit white spots in it it is half dollar size been there 10months it sometimes itches and peels and won't heal fast it used to be dime size?

Brown spot wit white spots in it it is half dollar size been there 10months it sometimes itches and peels and won't heal fast it used to be dime size?

Lesion: If you look at your skin and see something that you don't understand that is growing or enlarging or variable in coloration, you need to have it looked at by a dermatologist. No excuses. No hiding under your presumed assumption of what this lesion is. Go see a dermatologist! ...Read more

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"My eyes are losing color....I have crescent shaped grayish/white spots on the tops of both eyes (my eyes are brown).?

"My eyes are losing color....I have crescent shaped grayish/white spots on the tops of both eyes (my eyes are brown).?

Corneal arcus: In many, over the years, lipid seeps out of the blood and collects at the edge of the cornea as an arc. This is totally benign and is a surface change. The iris, which provides the basic color to the eye, is inside the eye and is not affected by this although it is underneath. ...Read more

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I have white spots in the foldings of my thighs next to my private area on scratching them they turn brown they're not itchy and not red?

I have white spots in the foldings of my thighs next to my private area on scratching them they turn brown they're not itchy and not red?

Need to Visualize: Have a healthcare personnel look at the lesions to determine the nature of it. Your primary care provider or GYN doctor will be of great help. Be sure to get STD screening while there. ...Read more

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Constipated off and on for several weeks. 1st noticed small dark spots throughout and now small white spots. Stool medium brown. What is going on?

Constipated off and on for several weeks. 1st noticed small dark spots throughout and now small white spots. Stool medium brown. What is going on?

Likely nothing: Abnormal. Constipation and mucus in stool may explain both dark and light spots. Drink enough water so that your urine is watery, colorless and odorless. Increase your intake of fiber. You may wish to take a fiber laxative like Metamucil to relieve the constipation. ...Read more

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My stool has blood in it sometimes and mostly there are white spots and foam in it sometimes the colour of the stool. Is dark brown but only sometimes?

My stool has blood in it sometimes and mostly there are white spots and foam in it sometimes the colour of the stool. Is dark brown but only sometimes?

Speak with doctor: Would like to help but not enough information provided to offer any specific advice. The most common cause of blood in the stool is bleeding internal hemorrhoids. But there can be other causes also. If you are concerned speak with your doctor or speak with a doctor online here at Health Tap. For information on hemorrhoids see: http:///wb. Md/1Jj80zo ...Read more

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Lately I have had white spots in my feces. The feces is a healthy brown, but is dotted all overin white spots. It began when I started to eat raw peanuts?

Lately I have had white spots in my feces. The feces is a healthy brown, but is dotted all overin white spots. It began when I started to eat raw peanuts?

OK: Sounds like you answered your own question here. I suspect the raw peanuts are not being fully digested and that is what is in your stool. Try stopping the raw peanuts in your diet, and see if the problem goes away. If not, then get checked. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are these white spots on my skin? I am brown skinned. They don't look like vitaligo. Are on my arms as white spots & my chest as silvery patches.

What are these white spots on my skin? I am brown skinned. They don't look like vitaligo. Are on my arms as white spots & my chest as silvery patches.

Psoriasis?: White and silvery patches especially on the elbows and knees is likely psoriasis. See your primary provider for treatment options. ...Read more

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I have a brown spot on my iris and a mole that has 2 white spots on the back of my eye what does this mean?

I have a brown spot on my iris and a mole that has 2 white spots on the back of my eye what does this mean?

Mole of eye: This question needs to be discussed with an ophthalmologist. Do you have photos of your retina? ...Read more

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I noticed two flat brown/white spots, size of finger nail, in the center of my chest. Can Melanoma be flat and just appear on skin?

I noticed two flat brown/white spots, size of finger nail, in the center of my chest. Can Melanoma be flat and just appear on skin?

Possible: Get the areas biopsied. Most of the time melanoma is black and dark. But, I personally have seen very benign plain looking non-pigmented skin lesion come back as melanoma after biopsy. Melanoma / cancer does not play by the rules. Get checked. ...Read more

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How can I fix this? Today, I got my braces off. As soon as I got them off I could tell I had brown and white spots on two of my teeth. On all the rest of them there's white spots everywhere. I'm depressed, and have been crying all day because of this. Ple

How can I fix this? Today, I got my braces off. As soon as I got them off I could tell I had brown and white spots on two of my teeth. On all the rest of them there's white spots everywhere. I'm depressed, and have been crying all day because of this. Ple

Many methods to fix: Please don't be overwhelmed by what you see. While each case is different, it is often repaired easier than one would expect. Each tooth has to be evaluated individually. There are many methods including microabrasion, remineralizing pastes, bleaching, composite bonding, laminates, & combinations of all these methods. Were you going for routine checkups & did your orthodontist discuss your homecare? ...Read more

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52 irregular periods, spotting goes pink, red, brownish everyday. Slight pain ovaries/vagina feels like a clamp. Vagina looks like white spots inside?

52 irregular periods, spotting goes pink, red, brownish everyday. Slight pain ovaries/vagina feels like a clamp. Vagina looks like white spots inside?

Gyn consult: This could be perimenopausal bleeding or post menopausal bleeding and both should be evaluated by a gynecologist. In addition to a pelvic examination to look for a cervical polyp, you probably need either a pelvic ultrasound or endometrial biopsy. A pap may be needed as well. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my leg and its redish almost blotchy like, there is a brown spot next to it, I'm not sure if its a mole or a deer tick, how do I tell?

I have a lump on my leg and its redish almost blotchy like, there is a brown spot next to it, I'm not sure if its a mole or a deer tick, how do I tell?

See a DR: Best for you is a dermatologist. A deer tick is tiny and FEELS much different than a mole. If it is a tick you need to remove it and probably take a single dose of doxy or Minocycline 200mg. ...Read more

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My dr ordered a m r i, found 20 white spots on my brain, he says its m s u think its what it is, ?

My dr ordered a m r i, found 20 white spots on my brain, he says its m s u think its what it is, ?

Not necessarily: If you have history of migraine, head injury, high blood pressure or merely taking a variety of meds, could be better answer (eg, microvascular angioplasty). Ms is best diagnosed based on history and physical exam. The MRI is used for confirmation and treatment decisions in part. Get neurological consultation. ...Read more

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What are the white spots inside my baby’s mouth?

What are the white spots inside my baby’s mouth?

Thrush: Those white spots in your baby's mouth can be thrush. This is an infection with a fungus called candida that is common in babies. It causes white plaques on the tongue and mouth that can occasionally bleed. An oral anti-fungal medicine can help eliminate the infection, especially if it makes it uncomfortable for your baby to feed. ...Read more

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I have white spots. What is the best cure?

I have white spots. What is the best cure?

Where? What? Etc.: You didn't mention where you have them? What size? How many? For how long? Any other symptoms, either locally or the rest of your body. There is not enough information to even try to answer so general a question. Why don't you repost your question with more information. ...Read more

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What is it when you have white spots on ur back?

What is it when you have white spots on ur back?

Tinea Versicolor: Most likely it's tinea versicolor, a fungal infection blocking uv light and turning skin color of the lesion site into "white". ...Read more

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Getting white spots on the skin?

Getting white spots on the skin?

Several Causes: White spots on skin have many causes. In folks older than 40, the main cause is sun damage called " idiopathic guttate hypomelanosis". It happes mostly on the forearms and shins. Other causes include vitiligo, postinflammatory hypopigmentation, medication or chemical leukoderma, and finally hypopigmented mycosis fungoides (a type of skin lymphoma). I would have you see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Little white spots on my ankles?

Little white spots on my ankles?

Skin plaques.: Probably nothing to be concerned about. Also, probably nothing to do about it. You could see a dermatologist to have it checked out. ...Read more

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What does white spots on my skin mean?

What does white spots on my skin mean?

White spots on the s: There are as many causes of white spots on the skin as there are patients that have them. Everything from fungi to genetic or unknown causes can make white spots. Various depigmenting disorders can also make them. There's no way to tell you what's causing yours unless you see a dermatologist and have the diagnosis made. ...Read more

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Why do I have white spots on my foreskin?

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Why do I have white spots on my foreskin?

Here are some. ..: Do white spots look like millet? If so and without long foreskin-related inflammation, they most likely represent hyperactive sebaceous glands of hair follicles, which are harmless & require no Rx at all. Nonetheless, without a direct look, a prefect Dx is hard to come by. So, seek professional evaluation & counseling timely. ...Read more