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I've noticed some purple dots on my toes and purple streaking between them. There is now some redness and cracking between them. No pain or itching.
I have what looks like a large pimple on my mon pubis. It is very red, swollen, with a white head, streaked purple or dark red?
Unclear on the ?: dermatologic conditions hard to discuss w/out seeing them. not sure of what information you would want nor "large" etc. 1) the area is not unique except there is more abrasion and moisture than other spots so a bit more susceptible to skin infections. 2) can't think of any std it could be EXCEPT normal skin germs which are often transmitted with skin contact. 3) may need professional drained. ...Read more
Natural Process: As injured skin heals, the body creates inflammation to do so which means fresh blood goes to the area and with it, many kinds of healing factors and cells. One type is called melanocytes which carry our skin pigment melanin. A healing occurs, these cells get deposited int he area and give it the purlishish coloration you see. Over time, there will be some fading as the injury matures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Purple : Purple kush is medicinal strain of cannabis. It has a very high thc level and is carried at a number of medical marijuana dispensaries. Although it may have strong medicinal effects, it also puts the user at risk for a number of psychological risks as it is a psychoactive substance. ...Read more
Urologist : See urologist or go to the clinic at the medical school. ...Read more
Flashes: You must see an ophthalmologist to make sure you have no retinal problem. ...Read more
I got a wound and I kept picking on it, its been 5 months but it still is quite purple. Should I be worried?
Scars: If this is just a purple scar, then leave it alone and avoid getting sun on it and it will fade over the next year. If you still have a scab or open area, get this checked out to see why it has not healed. Put a bandaid on it and trim nails and cover it with clothes to avoid picking (if possible) ...Read more
My libia minora is dark purple from one side, the same side is a bit longer than other. Is there something wrong with it?
Normal: Sounds all is well.Get a more detailed answer ›
For the last week mynipples have been dark purple almost black. No injury to them and it's off and on but not because of tempature?
Dark nipples: Sometimes, hormonal changes can cause the nipple and the areola to get darker in color. Assure you are not pregnant as that can sometimes be a cause as hormones change during pregnancy. Cyclical changes in color can be a normal variant, but if this is new and annoying to you, and you're not pregnant, then get an eval by your Dr. with some routine testing. Good luck. ...Read more
I have noticed medium sized light purple blotches suddenly appearing with seemingly no cause and disappear/fade between a few minutes and an hour.
I am 80. have many as shown in pictue except more dark purple color and some are much larger. actually have some areas with clusters of larger ones. ?
Natural Process: As injured skin heals, the body creates inflammation to do so which means fresh blood goes to the area and with it, many kinds of healing factors and cells. One type is called melanocytes which carry our skin pigment melanin. A healing occurs, these cells get deposited int he area and give it the coloration you see. Over time, there will be some fading as the injury matures. ...Read more