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Doctor insights on: What Causes Brown Spots

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What causes brown spots on blue iris?

What causes brown spots on blue iris?

Freckles?: Freckles and nevi are the usual pigmentations found on the iris. Also, hamartomas, brushfield spots, lisch nodules, inflammatory nodules, adenomas, xanthogranulas, melanomas, iris atrophy, stretch holes are among other iris lesions or spots that can occur but much less common. If your iris spots are new, have them evaluated by an eye md. ...Read more

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What causes brown spots on the heels of feet?

What causes brown spots on the heels of feet?

Aging spots: These are typical normal aging spots located on the bottom due to small blood vessel capillary trauma over time. This is usually prevalent with diabetics, etc... If the spots are new and or itch or become raised, you need to see your podiatrist right away. ...Read more

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What causes brown spots appearing in the corners of my lips and how do I go about getting rid of them?

What causes brown spots appearing in the corners of my lips and how do I go about getting rid of them?

Sun or irritation: Brown spots can be pigment caused by the sun (lentigos) or it can be caused by hormones and the sun (melasma) or it can be caused by inflammation (post inflammatory hyperpigmentation). Of course, treatment depends on what has caused the pigmentation. ...Read more

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What might cause reddish/brown spots on my skin?

What might cause reddish/brown spots on my skin?

Many possibilities: There are many things that may cause a discoloration of the skin. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and cancer can cause a discoloration of the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash or a discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What causes small flat brown spots on areola?

What causes small flat brown spots on areola?

Sound like normal: areas of pigmentation.This can also occur with a pregnancy and remain afterward. Why are you concerned? Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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What may cause the brown spots surrounding the breast? What kinds of supplement should take for skin care

What may cause the brown spots surrounding the breast? What kinds of supplement should take for skin care

A picture?: Would be useful.Are you referring to those tiny raised areas on the outer circumference of the areola?If so ;the are part of the normL anatomy called:Montgomery's tubercles ...Read more

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What causes : rapid appearance of brown spots on nose, under eyes, forehead. Feet cold and turn purple, sore breasts, acid reflux, popping joints?

What causes : rapid appearance of brown spots on nose, under eyes, forehead. Feet cold and turn purple, sore breasts, acid reflux, popping joints?

See your doctor: You have too many conditions happening at the same time to be able to address them here, without having a physical examination done by your doctor. It sounds like it's time to be seen for your annual physical, and to address these concerns with her/him. After the exam, s/he will know what other tests to order. You may want to have your vitamin d3, and micronutrient level checked as well. ...Read more

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What can cause brown freckles spots on theback of your ankles?

What can cause brown freckles spots on theback of your ankles?

Usually normal: Generally normal. May be hereditary. Normal deposits of melanin not to worry. If raised or changing should see podiatrist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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