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Decreased Pink Color Of Nails
Nail issue: It's quite hard to imagine the way your nails look without seeing a picture. This may be a variant of normal or it may be not but to increase the likelihood of correct advice, I'd ask for a picture of your nail in question to be uploaded, so it could be looked at. ...Read more
How likely is jaundice the cause of slight yellow discolouration of skin in certain areas if whites of eyes remain bright white? Thanks.
Degree: Colorblindness is not necessarily all or nothing. There are varying degrees- thats all. ...Read more
Episodes of orange tongue X2mo,usually pink or whitish AM then orange by evening.Corners of lips darkened and cracked.no smell. Worried?
Cheilosis? : The changes at the corners of your mouth may be from cheilosis. Your tongue changes may be from glossitis. These conditions are usually due to nutritional deficiencies, especially B vitamins & iron. Do you have a malabsorption illness, or chronic blood loss of some kind? Contact dermatitis can also cause cheilosis. See your clinician to help you sort it out. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Tiny grey spot at the end of blood vessel in eye and discolored patch with a tinge of yellowish brown on my sclera. Eyes were irritated with sunblock?
Pinguecula: A pinguecula, which is a deposit/build up on the white part of the eye (sclera) due to uv light and dryness of the eyes. You can use artificial tears, and use a cap and/or sunglasses when outdoors. If it gets large, constantly irritated (red), or grows over the cornea, you may need medicated drops or surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My stool changed color from pale tan to brown after b12 injection, sign of red blood cells in the making better?
Nails: If the color stays for weeks, it could be a pseudomonas bacterial infection. ...Read more
What kind of disorders or illnesses can make hair color change? Light color to dark color. Thanks!
You're bleeding: Gi bleeding can be without warning, brisk, & originate anywhere in the gut (from esophagus, stomach, to rectum. Don't hesitate to seek urgent evaluation/care especially if lightheaded, dizzy, weak. Sources of particular concern: bleeding stomach ulcers, ischemic colitis, infectious colitis, inflammatory bowel disease. Get right to a doctor, &consider stopping any non-prescribed NSAID drugs now. ...Read more
Not likely: Most color blind people have trouble with reds and greens. If you had blue-yellow colorblindness (rare), you would see gray instead of blue. You likely just perceive colors a little different than someone else. Colorblind people cannot distinguish certain colors at all. For example, they see no difference between green and brown. ...Read more
SERIOUS ISSUE: True "yellow" eyes (sclera) need to be assessed for systemic jaundice which signifies liver disease ; need for medical evaluation. Your associated sx's are serious. Please seek out medical evaluation now...More commonly, a yellowish spot in the horizontal area is an actinic degeneration known as a pinguecula...Also pterygium, any eye care physician could quickly determine this with exam. ...Read more
Blue Nails: Blue nails may be indicative of pulmonary obstruction, emphysema or lung disease. Blue fingernails may represent a type of cyanosis caused by a lower level of lack of circulating oxygen in the red blood cells. It may also represent a high level of an abnormal form of hemoglobin in the circulation. Another cause can be medications like minocin (minocycline). See your doctor for a diagnosis. ...Read more
Vaginal color: Yes, I would say that pink and tan is normal vaginal coloration. As long as there is no other symptoms, I would reassure you that this is normal.thanks ...Read more