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I Have A Black Spot On My Finger
Black spot: Hello~ this most likely a small hematoma under the skin, ie; tiny blood filled cyst due to trauma. If that's the case it will resolve in 10 days -2 weeks. Moles are very rare on palms and soles of feet and do warrant special attention if found there. I would wait for 2 weeks and if still there let a dermatologist look at it. Thanks ...Read more
I recently broke my finger nail off at work. It bleed a lot & was super painful, I noticed a black spot under the skin, will it go away?
Nail injury: That is probably dried blood, under the nail. It should go awaw as the nail grows back. ...Read more
What cause a black spot on brown poop/stools? Sometimes it big and almost cover all my brown poops. Also sometimes my poop is so small as pinky finger
Hey, My mom is diabetic she'd noticed lately that there was a black spot in one of her fingers nd her feet nails were already blackincolor, any danger?
Spot: Has it always been there? If you are not sure, ask your dentist, he/she may have seen it previously and in the absence of change we just monitor it. If you are seriously concerned go to an oral surgeon, as they will generally see the most pathology and they can guide you on whether a biopsy may be necessary, but back to my first question, has it always been there? If so, less worrisome ...Read more
See Dermatologist: You should see doctor > Ideally a dermatologist. Let him/her examine you and advise ...Read more
Not a good idea: You should get it removed by a doctor so the diagnosis can be confirmed and to have removed appropriately. You will also get a better cosmetic result and minimize your risk of infection. ...Read more
My skin have a black spot in my back and neck in almost a 8 months now and I notice that its spreading now?
Pigmentation: Miles can develop and become very dark and should be evaluated by a dermatologist ...Read more
Sunburn: Very common to have change in skin color after burn. Cool compresses help. Also cream with aloe smooth the burn skin. Be cautious when in sun. ...Read more
No way to tell: See a dermatologistGet a more detailed answer ›
Probably normal: Probably normal but if it changes or grows, have your doctor take a look. ...Read more
Many causes: You need to have this checked because there are many possible causes of this. A new floater is a common cause, but the floater would tend to move around and not be exactly in the center of the vision. All other causes are mostly involving the retina, so a dilated eye exam by an ophthalmologist is indicated. Even if it just a floater, the dilated exam is indicated to rule out a retinal tear. ...Read more
Bruise: Sounds like you have a subungual hematoma, also knows as a bruise under your nail. This occurred due to trauma. The nail usually takes between 12-18 months to grow out fully so eventually that spot will grow out and you will be able to cut off the nail. ...Read more
I have a black spot between my clitoris and urethra. It has been there for over 2 mths. I've seen a NP. What should I do?
See a real doctor: NPs are clueless when it comes to actual diagnosis and treatment. This is a new lesion and should be seen by your OB-GYN fairly soon. NPs bubble over with charisma and offer sometimes expensive but untested remedies. When you have a health problem, that is not the one to turn to. ...Read more
Ophthalmolgy: Consultsation. This is a sun exposed area of the face and should be examined. It is possible that it is only a comedone (blackhead) or benign mole- but it must be examined and checked. ...Read more
Penile lesion: Trauma? Recommend evaluation by your physician to determine diagnosis and to formulate treatment plan. ...Read more
Penile lesion: Recommend evaluation by your physician to determine diagnosis and to formulate treatment plan. ...Read more
Spot not.: Black spots can be due to a host of conditions. To be safe why not have it evaluated by a specialist. ...Read more
Could: Be many things but unusual for it to appear overnight. Depends on size, shape, color and if its raised. Play it safe by getting a biopsy in office by podiatrist or dermatologist. ...Read more
I have a black spot in back of mouth I don't know what it is but it doesn't hurt or anything. It just bothers me?
Hi I have a black spot on a scare on my forskin? Wanted to know info about a high and tight circumsion? And if I could get it done for free?
Here are some. ..: See urologist or dedicated general surgeon for circumcision to assess if you need circumcision to mental and physically benefit you. As to the expense, known to all, nothing could be free but always comes with a price. However, at times, the cost could be subsidized by the willing souls for charity or arranged for multiple payments. So, see and discuss with your doc to individualize what you need. ...Read more
I have a black spot inside my cheek, dosent hurt, I didn't bite or anything, I have for 3 weeks now and dosent go away, can be cancer? I'm scared
Go to Doctor: You can go to a Doctot, a Dentist, an ENT or an Oral Maxillary Surgeon to have it evaluated ...Read more