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Dr. Deborah Cole-Sedivy
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Skin Tags (Definition)

Skin tags (acrochordons) are soft outpouchings of skin that may be caused by skin friction. They may grown under the arms or breasts & on neck, ...Read more


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How do you get rid of a skin tag that is right below your left eye?

How do you get rid of a skin tag that is right below your left eye?

Depends: If it is just a skin tag and is not bothering you, you may leave it alone. If it is cosmetically not acceptable, your doctor could remove it. I would advise against home treatment for a lesion near the eye. ...Read more

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I have a skin tag on my eye lid. Why is it there and how can I get rid of it?

I have a skin tag on my eye lid. Why is it there and how can I get rid of it?

Let doc do it.: Dermatologist can do it for you. It's a normal "excessive" skin growths, commonly on neck, armpits, groin and sometimes around eyes like eyelids. No particular reason. ...Read more

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DERMATOLOGY : Fleshy colored skin tag or skin cancer near my eye. I scratched it off but it grew back. What is this & how can I get rid of it?

DERMATOLOGY : Fleshy colored skin tag or skin cancer near my eye. I scratched it off but it grew back. What is this & how can I get rid of it?

You need to see a: Dermatologist to have lesion removed, since you have had MOHS surgery I suggest you go to that dermatolgist and have it removed so you won't have to worry and it can be tested. Hope that helps ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to get rid of a skin tag?

Can you tell me how to get rid of a skin tag?

Manage skin tags: Many times they are from viral infections and often benign skin tumors. Your best course is to see your Plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a skin tag on my anus at home? Does this grow? Thanks

Don't do at home. CMD: This isn't like popping a zit on your nose. See a doc, make sure of what you have; get treated right. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of a skin tag? I've never had one until now, and it hurts!!

Dermatologist: If large it will be numbed with a tiny needle. If small, no anesthetic is needed. Then it is quickly and easily snipped off. Usually ferric subsulfate solutiion is used to stop bleeding. No stitches or dressings. Small scab heals in 5 to 7 days. OK to shower or swim. ...Read more

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I have about 8 skin tags along my butt what is the cause and how do I get rid of them?

Likely HPV related: Skin tags along the border of the outside skin and the mucous membranes of the anus is either related to anal fissures or more likely the lesions of the human papiloma virus (genital wart).Either can be removed using laser ablation, application of caustic agents, or frozen. Regardless of method, recurrence does occur. ...Read more

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I've noticed skin tags popping up lately. What causes these and how can I get rid of them?

I've noticed skin tags popping up lately. What causes these and how can I get rid of them?

Skin Tags: Tags are typically thought to occur in characteristic friction locations where skin rubs against skin or clothing. It is important to keep in mind that skin tags usually do not have to be treated. If the tags are bothersome, multiple medical treatment options are available:
freeze with liquid nitrogen
electrocautery
scissor excision. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of skin tags on my neck? Put string around them?

See Your Doctor: Go and see your doctor, usually after a little numbing medicine is applied, they can be painlessly cut off in the office. ...Read more

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Who should I see for skin tag removal to get rid of acrochordons?

Who should I see for skin tag removal to get rid of acrochordons?

Derm or primary care: Your primary care physician or dermatologist can take care of your skin tags. They can be frozen with liquid nitrogen or snipped off. ...Read more

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How do I apply apple cider vinegar to get rid of my skin tags in my armpits?

How do I apply apple cider vinegar to get rid of my skin tags in my armpits?

Interesting...: Haven't heard of any edible or drinkable vinegar being effective in getting rid of skin tags. Best to have one's primary care doctor look at them to see if they are warts or whatnot. A doctor can help remove skin tags. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of skin tags so they won't regrow?

See Your Doctor: Go and see your doctor, usually after a little numbing medicine is applied, they can be painlessly cut off in the office. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of skin tags by myself--no insurance?

How do I get rid of skin tags by myself--no insurance?

Too Much Danger: With the risk of scarring and infection, self treatment should be avoided. ...Read more

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Skin tags on vaginal area what causes them and what can get rid of them?

Skin tags on vaginal area what causes them and what can get rid of them?

Hymenal ring?: The skin tags you're seeing may actually be hymenal ring remnants. If so, these are perfectly normal. Have an exam with a gentle and patient gynecologist to go over the normal anatomy with you using a mirror. ...Read more

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Skin tags on penis cause get rid of and prevent?

See below: See a urologist to make sure they are just skin tags. he will advise and treat if necessary.
good luck. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would skin tag medicine get rid of warts?

Hi docs, would skin tag medicine get rid of warts?

Not recommended: Your dermatologist can treat warts with cryotherapy (liquid nitrogen), electrocautery (electric current burns through wart), laser (burns ; vaporizes wart) or medications (application of salicylic acid gel /cantharidin). ...Read more

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My 2yr old son has two bumps on his arm, think skin tags. How to get rid of this?

Bumps: Molluscum contagiosum are common in young children and see as small round bumps that persist and multiply. Other skin conditions may cause small bumps, see a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of the skin tag on my tongue?

How do I get rid of the skin tag on my tongue?

See ENT: A doctor such as an ENT can help remove a tongue lesion. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of skin tags under the breast?

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Removal: Surgical removal by snipping them off is the best way. Most family medicine doctors or other pcps are willing to do this procedure. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of skin tags, will wart remover or floss work?

Probably not: Aside from all the bleeding, they'll probably come back. See an appropriate md. ...Read more

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Can I use white vinegar to get rid of skin tags instead of apple cider vinegar?

Skin tags: Either one should be fine although I don't know how effective this particular modality will be. ...Read more

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Eye Health (Definition)

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