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What causes itching eyes and discoloration of the white area from bright white to yellowish white?

What causes itching eyes and discoloration of the white area from bright white to yellowish white?

Shouldn't be yellow: Your eyes shouldn't be yellow. This is concerning b/c it's a sign of jaundice, which could indicate liver problems (among other things). I'd check this out with your doc soon - especially if you're having other symptoms like fatigue, nausea, or any abdominal pain. ...Read more

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What causes pink spots on the roof of your mouth with purple discoloration?

What causes pink spots on the roof of your mouth with purple discoloration?

Several posibilities: Get somebody professional (dentist, doctor) to look at these and give you their impression. Must be seen to be diagnosed. ...Read more

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What causes yellow discoloration of the skin?

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What causes yellow discoloration of the skin?

Yellow skin: This is most likely jaundice due to liver toxicity (hepatitis or cirrhosis) due to increase bilirubin in the blood since the damaged liver cells cannot break it down. Other causes of jaundice can be liver or pancreatic cancer or hemolytic anemia or gallstones, or in newborn. ...Read more

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What can cause white spots in inner cheeks of the mouth?

What can cause white spots in inner cheeks of the mouth?

White spots: Leukoplakia is a condition that causes white spots/plaques inside the mouth. Cheek biting will cause white spots too. Leukoplakia: Clinical term descriptive for a white plaque/patch on the oral mucosa. cant rub off. cant specifically dx a disease. -45-65 yoa protective rxn vs irritants 80/20% benign/[dysplastic/cancerous] 4-6% progess to SCC ...Read more

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What are causes of diffused white discoloration of lips?

What are causes of diffused white discoloration of lips?

Many possibilities: Could be due to chelitis caused by dry lips or licking or actinic chelitis caused by sun damage. Less common is a yeast infection causing thrush of oral mucosa. ...Read more

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Causes of purple and white mottled skin on the legs?

Causes of purple and white mottled skin on the legs?

Mottled skin : It may be cutis marmorata . A non serious condition characterized by purple and white blotch legs. There are not itchy or painful. A doctor should evaluate to make sure there is no underlying circulation issues. ...Read more

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What can cause a yellow tongue and white spots in the mouth?

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What can cause a yellow tongue and white spots in the mouth?

See a dentist: A yellow tongue and white spots in the mouth caused by oral thrush, leukoplakia, oral lichen planus, canker sores, etc. Some may require further assessment, tests and your Dentist may book a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a diagnosis. Take care. ...Read more

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What causes blue or purple spots on iside of lips of mouth?

What causes blue or purple spots on iside of lips of mouth?

Cheek bite for one: One cause can be a cheek bite that caused bleeding below the tissue, but not enough of a bite to cause a laceration or tear so that the blood leaked out into your mouth. Another reason could be a blue nevus. You should see a dentist to have the spots evaluated and then see if any treatment is needed. ...Read more

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What are the causes of white lips after licking them with my tongue?

Hard to tell...: If you are a runner or engage in activities that make you sweat, you may notice a 'salt mark' around your lips where you did not lick off the sweat. If you have significantly heavy amount of bacteria, or plaque, it may leave a trace on your lips. You may find an answer specific to your condition once you see a dentist. ...Read more

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What could bluish discoloration of the skin be?

What could bluish discoloration of the skin be?

Blue nevus: Another possibility is something called a blue nevus. This is a mole deep under the skin and because of the depth of the pigment it appears blue in nature. ...Read more

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Why does the bottom of the corer of my lip appear to look purplish/ whitish?

Why does the bottom of the corer of my lip appear to look purplish/ whitish?

Need to see it: Hard to say without seeing it. How long has it been there? Does it hurt? You can show it to us with camera on HealthTap Prime. ...Read more

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Dark spots and white bumps on underside of tongue, what could be the causes or conditions?

Dark spots and white bumps on underside of tongue, what could be the causes or conditions?

Many things: This could be thrush or normal pigmantation or something else go to your dentist and havehim or her take a look. ...Read more

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What are the causes of white spot and blemishes?

What are the causes of white spot and blemishes?

Acne: Acne is a skin condition that occurs when your hair follicles become plugged with oil and dead skin cells.These factors can trigger or aggravate an existing case of acne, hormones, medications, and a diet with a lot of dairy and carbohydrate-rich foods.You can also prevent new acne breakouts with self-care measures by washing your skin with a gentle cleanser and avoiding touching or picking acne. ...Read more

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What causes a yellow discoloration on the roof of your mouth and throat?

What causes a yellow discoloration on the roof of your mouth and throat?

Hard to say: Hard to say without more information. Recent, forever? If it concerns you, get evaluated by oral & maxillofacial surgeon ...Read more

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Can tanning cause white bumps around the vagina?

Can tanning cause white bumps around the vagina?

No.: Unless you've been tanning for a long time and have not been protecting your skin so much that we should be worried about skin cancer, tanning shouldn't be creating white bumps on any parts of your skin, including the vagina. Check with your gynecologist to see if anything else might be causing these bumps, i.e. HPV. Are you shaving/waxing? ...Read more

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What are the causes of a toddler to get swollen gums and lips and white sores in their mouth?

Virus: Sounds like initial exposure to the common herpes simplex virus which almost universally present in our population. Have your pediatrician check your child. ...Read more

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What causes expulsions to come out of your pores and leave your skin white splotchy patches ?

What causes expulsions to come out of your pores and leave your skin  white splotchy patches ?

Probably a comedo: A comedo is a clogged hair follicle in the skin. Keratin (skin debris) combines with oil to block the follicle. A comedo can be open (blackhead) or closed by skin (whitehead) and occur with or without acne. If you are extracting the debris, then there can be a little temporary injury that leads to the white splotchy patch. If it doesn't clear up, see a dermatologist. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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What are causes of diffused white discoloration of lips?

Many possibilities: Could be due to chelitis caused by dry lips or licking or actinic chelitis caused by sun damage. Less common is a yeast infection causing thrush of oral mucosa. ...Read more

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What home remedies can I use to fade dark spot discoloration of my bottom lips?

What home remedies can I use to fade dark spot discoloration of my bottom lips?

Have it evaluated.: 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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What causes lip discoloration?

Depends: What kind of discoloration do you have? Could be hereditary or an allergy. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark lip discoloration?

Hydroquinone cream: Application of 4% hydroquinone cream twice daily is sometimes effective, but you should be aware of potential adverse effects. ...Read more

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An area with the diameter of a dime swelled up on the inside of my lip. It doesn't hurt. very little if any discoloration. What is it?

An area with the diameter of a dime swelled up on the inside of my lip. It doesn't hurt. very little if any discoloration. What is it?

See an ENT : Or an endodontist if it does not go away on its own within a few days. It's possible to diagnose something like that without seeing it. ...Read more

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What causes pink discoloration on the bottom lip? Hi my bottom lip is turning pink gradually and my original color is brown. Few weeks back my entire

Depigmentation: Hi XSaleem, Skin changes are somewhat difficult to interpret without an image but I am assuming that the pink patches are on the outside of your lip (and not your gums?) By your short description, you may be seeing depigmentation, which has numerous causes. The lip seems to be an unusual area and I think it is worthwhile to be seen by a dermatologist. http://mayocl.in/1vTWLN3 ...Read more

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A friend of mine had a lip injection put in 2 years ago.Now there are small lip bumps and discoloration of lips, but no pain. What might be the possible causes?

That depends...: ...Entirely on what substance was injected. Medical grade fillers like Restylane (dermal fillers) and juvederm dissolve within 3-6 months. Some of the longer-lasting fillers, e.g. Calcium hydroxylapatite, can cause lumps, which is why they are not supposed to be used in the lips. Ditto liquid silicone, which can cause permanent lumps. Your friend will have to find out what it was from whoever did the injecting. ...Read more

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What causes discoloration (white) of lower lip. There is no pain or blister. Just the discoloration.

What causes discoloration (white) of lower lip. There is no pain or blister. Just the discoloration.

Lip lesions: Without more details such as your age and how long the lesion has been there, it is difficult to guide you. The lower lip is particularly susceptible to sun damage, known as Actinic Cheilitis, this can look white and smooth Flat warts can also look white on the lips, as can Lichen planus. Best to have it evaluated by a professional. It is important to rule out malignancy such as Squamous cell ca. ...Read more

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Could masterbation by "humping" random things damage your vagina.Is that why my lips are kinda wrinkly and saggy? And a lil discoloration?

Could masterbation by "humping" random things damage your vagina.Is that why my lips are kinda wrinkly and saggy? And a lil discoloration?

Yes it is possible: While it is possible to cause damage to your vagina by humping random things which you did not list.But whether your wrinkly and saggy lips are caused by that is unlikely, you should have your doctor/gunecologist check it out at your next visit for check up. ...Read more

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Lip discoloration on bottom lip. Remedy? Large pink patch

Lip discoloration on bottom lip. Remedy? Large pink patch

Dermatologist : You note a recent change in your lower lip. See a dermatologist to make sure it is not a skin cancer. It may just be a discoloration from melanin changes like vitiligo. Sun exposed areas such as a lower lip are at risk so get it checked out ...Read more

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So...In the right corner of my lips there is a darkened spot a discoloration. What is it? Is it harmful? Is it sunburned?

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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My lips feel like they are burning. They aren't chapped. There are no bumps or discoloration. Just burning.. and it hurts a lot. Any ideas?

Orienteering: I consider you might have some allergic reaction or during next day it may appears small lesions on your lips that would represent and infection . I recomend to look for medical evaluation ...Read more

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I'm a black woman and I have had a white discoloration underneath both sides of my bottom lips since middle school. Can I make the color come back?

I'm a black woman and I have had a white discoloration underneath both sides of my bottom lips since middle school. Can I make the color come back?

Unlikely: You may have a condition called vitligo in which patches of skin lose their pigmentation and become white. This condition is not cancerous or painful. You may want an evaluation by a dermatologist to confirm. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Skin discoloration on lip. What does cancer look like?

Skin discoloration on lip. What does cancer look like?

Non-healing ulcer: While discoloration may be one symptom of an early lesion or a pre-cancerous lesion, lip cancers usually present as non-healing ulcers. It would be prudent to consult your doctor if you have any doubt. ...Read more

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How can I remove the skin discoloration above my upper lip?

Skin discoloration: You probably have a condition called melasma, which is sometimes associated with pregnancy and birth control pills. Regardless of the cause, there is no great way to treat this chronic problem. You might try a product containing hydroquinone which is modestly effective in causing the skin to become lighter. It may take months of therapy. Sunlight makes this worse, so use sunscreens. ...Read more

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What is the best thing to do or use for discoloration of a scar on the lip?

See a doctor: Pigmentation of the lip may be normal, but may also represent a medical condition. I would see a doctor to make sure this is not something that needs further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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