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3mmx2mm drk brown mole on breast appeared in pg (now 3mo pp) Flat,smooth,even color. It peeled in bath & black skin cameaway. Mole now a bit lighter but still flat&smooth&even. Could this be melanoma?
Possibly: It's really difficult to diagnose skin lesions without examining them. But you describe a black color to the mole, and a relatively quick development over a few months. Those are potential warning signs for skin cancer. A good physical examination, and very possibly a biopsy, would be prudent next steps. Please see your doctor and make those arrangements. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Had black/dark blue 2mm raised round spot on labia, popped, dark blood came out. Now spot flat,light purple, sound like a blood blister?Is it healing?
Found pimple/boil looking thing on scalp, no blood visible, shape irregular, look closer up saw small brown oval, its like mountain w/ peak, what isit?
Does LED light treatment (red, blue, amber, near-infrared) stimulate pigment cells? Can it make brown sun spots darker?
No: Or will not make brown spots darker ...Read more
F 30, new flat black mole on my leg, 1.5 mm diameter.Can it be an advanced stage melanoma?Derm said it is brown with black dots in center,to remove it
Start with biopsy: Any new skin lesion should be brought to the attention of your friendly dermatologist. The first step in skin cancer diagnosis is performed with a skin biopsy. If the dermatologist recommends a biopsy, I would have it taken off and allow for a pathologist to make the diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Where is the spot?: Abdominal plain films encompass almost the entire abdomen including the gut and solid organs, as well as bony structures. Where was the spot in question, and what was the official radiologist reading of your films? (both pieces of info will help us provide you an answer). ...Read more
Pinky is halfway red w/ white spot in the middle. random color changeofdark purple no pain/itching. took antibiotic + antihistamines & stillred/purple?
You Need A Re-check: Best to go back to whomever saw you before and prescribed those medications and knows what it looked like then and compare that to how it looks now. Maybe need to change to another antibiotic, or maybe further testing or some other intervention or maybe just need more time for it to heal. Please don't start picking at it or trying something you read on the internet. That'll just alter how it looks ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
20yo guy.Dark brown eyes.A small black spot in on iris.Last eye checkup was 5-6 mnths ago. Seems slightly raised.Vision=ok.Pupil=ok concerns:melanoma?
I've had an atypical mole in arm forever, i noted recent small black/blue or very dark brown specs/ spots its hard to tell true color. What is it?
I'vedone ndyag test for shoulder telangectasia then skin turned dark red&used antiinfl.Cream, crust's formed&when detached, there's a light brown discol
Have a sore on thumb from black mold splinter. Splinter is out. Angry red outline brown background and green center with 2 red dots. What to do?
Infection: you need to get seen since it sounds like you have an infection and may need antibiotics. Do not delay much longer since it sounds like the infection is getting worse. ...Read more
I have a dark blue color around my iris.from the time i was born I've had it.my iris is dark brown but sometimes wen in pics theyd look blue/green?
Not a disease: What you described is a normal variation in the color of the iris. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
Leave alone: Tca peels in darker complected individuals make intact skin appear pink as the the skin peels but it can also may existing vascular scars more vascular due to inflammation and vasodilatation. This may make your existing red scar appear purple. While ipl treatments could help, they may also aggravate the situation. It may be best to avoid sun and leave the scar alone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yesterday I noticed there was what appeared to be slighter dark color around a mole (had whole life) under skin like a bruise, size of dime?
I have brown eyes and I have gray blue green rings outside out the eye twice change pure hazel and once blue then I notice golden dark brown greenish?
Sounds quite: lovely. Pigmentation changes. It isn't usually a sign of disease BUT if it were it would be a mineral pigment disease such as WILSON's DISEASE (copper, ring is copper colored) or hemosiderosis (iron, ring is iron colored. but skin is steel colored... grey, more noticeable than eye). ...Read more
Herbal medicine: nuihuang jiedu pian herbal medicine - the boxes have been yellow or yellow and white for the products that I have seen. ...Read more
Penis skin discoloration. Underside of shaft looks light while around looks darker. How can I have a uniform light color all round?
Here are some…: Your described penile discoloration may be just a light form of leukoderma or so-called vitiligo, which poses no harm to health and requires no treatment. In other words, the best choice of care is to leave it alone. If still in doubt, seek professional evaluation and counseling timely. Your online inquiry hints you're a health-conscious person who wish to live a long happy life. Congratulate! ...Read more
5 mm indentation, round in shape, dappled appearance, appeared overnight under her left eye. It is beginning to color light brown. What could it be?
Iris dots: Black dots on the iris are most likely due to iris nevi or pigment variation. Rarely, pigmented lesions of the iris can be neoplastic in nature. Many other issues can cause iris pigment changes including topical and systemic medications. The dark spots should be monitored closely. See an eye doctor. ...Read more