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Doctor insights on: What Causes White Spots To Appear On The Arms When You Get Older

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I'm gettin white spots all over my back & into my arms. Whhat could this be?

I'm gettin white spots all over my back & into my arms. Whhat could this be?

White spots: There are a number of causes of color changes on the skin. See your dermatologist for evaluation and therapy. Faint lighter color spots could be due to tinea versicolor. Very white sposts could be vitiligo. ...Read more

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I have white spots on both my arms..Could this be caused from the use of tanning beds? )-:

I have white spots on both my arms..Could this be caused from the use of tanning beds? )-:

Possible: There is a form of skin whitening called idiopathic guttate hypomelanosis...A mouthful...But it means little dots of pigment loss. Some doctors believe it is from sun damage, which tanning beds can certainly accelerate. ...Read more

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Why my 13 year old has dark marks in his arms and in one arm dark marks and two half inch white spots?

Why my 13 year old has dark marks in his arms and in one arm dark marks and two half inch white spots?

Long time or new?: If the dark marks haven't been there longer than a few months, this may be a sign of underlying medical condition--and a great opportunity to help his health by catching something early. White or pale spots may be a fungal infection (similar to ringworm) or other condition. Best bet is to have your doctor take a look. The doc may know immediately, or may refer you for specialist consult. ...Read more

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What causes little white spots to coming on your skin - legs arms and feed ?

What causes little white spots to coming on your skin - legs arms and feed ?

See details: It is very impossible to be specific without being able to visualize the lesions. If you are concerned, see a dermatologist or your family doctor. ...Read more

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White spots on black skin: on the shins, thighs, arms & stomach; what's the cause & what should I do? Help please!

Tinea Versicolor: Tinea versicolor is a common yeast infection of the skin that often affects adolescents and young adults. The term versicolor refers to the fact that it causes the affected skin to change color and become either lighter or darker than surrounding skin. The only way to tell for sure is to scrape the skin and look for hyphae under the microscope. ...Read more

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What are these white spots on my skin? They are not small like skin poisoning, I've had them i would guess for a year now. There are like blotches gathered on my arms that are not the same color as the rest of my skin. What are these? How can I get rid of

What are these white spots on my skin? They are not small like skin poisoning, I've had them i would guess for a year now. There are like blotches gathered on my arms that are not the same color as the rest of my skin. What are these? How can I get rid of

It's : It's hard to give you a definitive answer without really seeing them. That being said, they sound like they are most likely sun spots or age spots. If that's the case, i would highly recommend at least looking into kollagen. http://aphroditereviews.com/kollagen-intensiv-review. ...Read more

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