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What are white spots that acure on your body? How can you remove them?

What are white spots that acure on your body? How can you remove them?

You cant: Keep surrounding skin lighter by sun avoidance. Vitiligo is more or less untreatable- its what michael jackson had. Tinea versicolor is a fungus that makes its own sunscreen & can be controlled w anti fungals or by washing w dandruff shampoof. If so, eventually evens out on its own esp if you keep the sun off... ...Read more

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What are ways that get rid of spots on your skin that actually work?

What are ways that get rid of spots on your skin that actually work?

There are: various potential causes of skin spots/blemishes, so best to see a dermatologist for an evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What can I do to remove these white spots on my fingernails?

What can I do to remove these white spots on my fingernails?

See below: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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What are small, white blisters on your eye balls? How do you get rid of them?

What are small, white blisters on your eye balls? How do you get rid of them?

Pinguecula: these bumps sound like pinguecula which are actinic (sun induced) changes on the surface of the eye. They are benign and do not require intervention. They can be surgically excised if they are a cosmetic issue or become recurrently inflamed. ...Read more

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My daughter has these bumps on her nose and under her eye that are skin colored. We do not know what exactly they are or how to get rid of them?

My daughter has these bumps on her nose and under her eye that are skin colored. We do not know what exactly they are or how to get rid of them?

Milia: Milia are accumulations of keratin (a watertight white skin product) just under the upper level of the skin. They are harmless, but do not squeeze or try to remove them. I recommend seeing a dermatologist to have them removed. See wikipedia's article about this: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/milium_(disease) good luck! ...Read more

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White peeling spots on skin. What could they be and how can I remove them?

White peeling spots on skin. What could they be and how can I remove them?

Get it checked.: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Can your eyes get a different form/look appearance when you rub and other the stuff that can hurt it? How will you know/ what are the clues?

Can your eyes get a different form/look appearance when you rub and other the stuff that can hurt it? How will you know/ what are the clues?

Eyes: Yes your eyes can take on a different shape after rubbing or getting a foreign substance in the eyes. They can become red and weep from the irritation. ...Read more

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How to remove big pimples on the back and what are ways to prevent it?

How to remove big pimples on the back and what are ways to prevent it?

If large then: it is likely cystic acne and should be treated by a dermatologist to avoid complications such as infection and worsening scarring, Prevention is not possible but minimizing the impact with monitoring by a dermatologist will give the best results ...Read more

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Small skin color bumps on face that is not acne. What are they and how to get rid of them? No remedy will get rid of them! are they 'oil bumps?'

Small skin color bumps on face that is not acne. What are they and how to get rid of them? No remedy will get rid of them! are they 'oil bumps?'

Many possibilities: When you say "no" remedy, tha's hard to believe. You should consider many things that could cause this - topicals, foods, hormones, etc. So there are many options. Call your doctor so you can get back on track! ...Read more

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Why do the white parts of your eyes become brown and how can you make them white again?

Why do the white parts of your eyes become brown and how can you make them white again?

Sun exposure...: Sun exposure is likely the most common cause of pigmentary changes in the clear membrane of the eye called the conjunctiva. Other causes of this problem may be due to the fact that people of color may develop a non-sight threatening condition called melanosis. There is no real cure for either condition. Other causes are from a pingueculum or ptyerygium. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of black marks on your face I am sure they are from old spots that were there?

How do you get rid of black marks on your face I am sure they are from old spots that were there?

See a dermatologist: See a dermatologist for guidance. It is impossible to diagnosis the issue without being able to directly visualize the spots. ...Read more

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Can you explain what are these white spots on my tonsils?

Can you explain what are these white spots on my tonsils?

Probably tonsilliths: While you can get an exudate on your tonsils when there is an infection, more likely what you have are tonsilliths, or tonsil stones. There are the excretory product of the tonsils that form in the crypts ("pockets"). There are more common in younger people, and often will occur more after an inflammatory process, like a cold or upper respiratory infection. ...Read more

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I have these pimples on my arm and they contain white things and i want to get rid of them. What's the best way?

I have these pimples on my arm and they contain white things and i want to get rid of them. What's the best way?

Back and Chest Acne: If there is any scarring, seek immediate medical attention as it may get worse. Over-the-counter benzyl peroxide wash used once daily can be very effective in treating acne on the back and chest. It will bleach one's towels, so use ones that you do not like. ...Read more

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I have some white bumps on my scrotum. I believe they are benign calcium deposits. What is the best way to remove them? There are a lot.

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I have some white bumps on my scrotum. I believe they are benign calcium deposits. What is the best way to remove them? There are a lot.

May be...: Without a direct look, it's hard to tell for sure what they may be although they may represent the presence of calcinosis cutis maybe resulting from epidermal pilar cysts with defected wall & calcification. Clinically, they are harmless unless becoming infected - rarely so requiring no treatment as long as mentally comfortable. If wanting to be treated, skillful use of laser or needle cauteriziing ...Read more

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I know this isn't serious but what are those soars you get on your tounge and cheeks when you bight them and how do you fix them?!

I know this isn't serious but what are those soars you get on your tounge and cheeks when you bight them and how do you fix them?!

Just need to heal: Bite trauma usually heals within a couple days. Consider salt walter mouth rinse or applying camphophenique until healed. ...Read more

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Doctors, what are the white stains on my teeth and how do I get rid of them?

Doctors, what are the white stains on my teeth and how do I get rid of them?

See dentist: Two possible white spots can be demineralization of enamel or hypoplasia of enamel. The first is a beginning cavity. Depending on stage it might be remineralized or a filling placed. The other is a mark on the tooth due to way the enamel laid down due to high fluoride, injury, or illness. They sometimes may need filling to mask. However, sometimes they can be treated with mi paste to resolve. ...Read more

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Little "whitehead-like" spots on my scrotum. Curious as to what they are & if I can get rid of them. Also, if they are the reason for itch sometimes. ?

Little "whitehead-like" spots on my scrotum. Curious as to what they are & if I can get rid of them. Also, if they are the reason for itch sometimes. ?

Acne: Your diagnosis is likely to be correct and you may try the same over the counter remedies that are used for acne. 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. ...Read more

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How to cure white debris on tongue my tongue is white i would like to know how to get all the white debris off of it

How to cure white debris on tongue my tongue is white i would like to know how to get all the white debris off of it

IF : If you are not already brushing your tongue, brush it ! it sounds as if you are experiencing a change, and that you have something new in you mouth and on your tongue that wasn't there before. I am curious to know if you have recently started taking any medications like antibiotics or blood pressure regulators. These drugs alter the bacterial flora in the mouth and change the rate of salivary flow. I recommend seeing your dentist and reviewing the situation with your M.D. Good luck! dr neil mcleod dds dentistry that lasts - quality that counts. ...Read more

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There are white items attached to my tonsils. What are they? What caused them? How do I treat them?

There are white items attached to my tonsils. What are they? What caused them? How do I treat them?

TONSILLITHS: Most likely these are debris caught in tonsillar crypts. They would be benign but you should see ENT doctor for validation. ...Read more

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