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Lots Of Moles On Back
Seborrheic keratosis: Multiple grey to brown to dark flat spots are seborrheic keratosis are benign growths common in adults over 35. It s difficult however to see your whole back sonit is best to be screened to nake sure that there no suspicious lesions which require a biopsy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Folliculitis: What you are describing sounds a lot like folliculitis (hair follicle infection - mild). Often, the best approach is to use an acne-type body wash with benzoyl peroxide (bpo). Bpo is over-the-counter and well tolerated. Use it in the shower daily and try to leave it on for a couple minutes. If this doesn't help after a week, then see your doctor for help and guidance. ...Read more
Black spots: Black spots can be spots due to taste buds on the tongue that can get stained with smoking. Black spots that do not get better over time need to be checked by your PMD or an ent who can help rule out a melanoma. Melanomas in the oral cavity are rare but do occur. They usually occur on the mucosal surfaces in the mouth though. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more
Taken antibiotics before this happened. I have lots of small bumps on my top lip and two bumps on top of each eyelid. Have bumps on back of tongue with yellow coating also on soft palate. All painless?
Dermatology query: It is extraordinarily difficult to diagnose skin problems over the phone or internet. Your spots may range anywhere from ringworm to psoriasis, depending on whether they itch and how long they've been there. Location and size are often telling. Let's request that healthtap create a dermatology section so you can send in photographs of conditions - then we'll both benefit! ...Read more
Examination: To play it safe, get it looked at. A white coating on the tongue is fairly common and the bumps you see may be the normal presence of large taste buds. Without seeing you, however, it is impossible to know if there is an issue requiring treatment. At the very least get a tongue scraper and see if it cleans up at all. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sarcoma: This would be sort of rare, but certain types of sarcoma (kaposi's sarcoma and angiosarcoma) can cause purple discoloration of the skin. If it is an early cancer, these can be the only symptoms. I should emphasize that most purple skin splotches are not cancerous. If your doctor is suspicious, a biopsy can be helpful. ...Read more
I got lots of cellulites on my butt all along to my upper thigh. And ther are some of them on the back of my knee. How can I remove them all?
Skin problem.. Feeling itchy on the top half of the back with red/dark brownish spot, back of neck n chest.
The most usual : Situation for patients that notice bumps on the back of the tongue is that they are seeing circumvallate papilla. They are the largest of the normal bumps on the tongue at the very back. They can become irritated on occasion and you might notice them more easily. If the bumps have become more noticeable and don't resolve in a few days, consult w your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a reoccurring rash of salmon colored raised spots on my skin. They are on the top of my breast and on my stomach.
Spotted rash on stomach and some spots on arms the resemble fungas or ringworm...Small spots randomly on areas of stomach and couple on back side?
Pityriasis rosea?: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can examine a peach spots rash to see what it might be. Sometimes rashes are related to viruses, allergies, medications, etc., but many times they are not. For odd rashes, skin biopsy may be done by a dermatologist. One should bring to the doctor a list of all medications used in the month before the rash appeared. ...Read more
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