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Hav these strange black/brown spots all over body since last few weeks after pinching sensation, dose it STD symptom? Excepting Dr. HHH pls answer.

Hav these strange black/brown spots all over body since last few weeks after pinching sensation, dose it STD symptom? Excepting Dr. HHH pls answer.

Doubt STD: No STD is a likely cause of such symptoms. But if you have been at risk, visit a doctor or clinic for professional evaluating and testing. ...Read more

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Is brown spots all over body, scalp and face syphilis or another std? Had unprotected oral sex two months ago. Now itching all over.

Is brown spots all over body, scalp and face syphilis or another std? Had unprotected oral sex two months ago. Now itching all over.

Itching: You MUST set up an appointment to see a Gynecologist.
he will listen to your medical story, examine you, and order tests. It may take a day or two to get the lab results but rest assured that your doctor will take care of you! ...Read more

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Just diagnosed with PCOS. Have too many cyst inside and out. Is a hysterectomy my only option. Does it cause brown spots all over your body?

Just diagnosed with PCOS. Have too many cyst inside and out. Is a hysterectomy my only option. Does it cause brown spots all over your body?

No: Medical treatment is definitely an option. Ovarian drilling and wedge resection are also surgical options. Exercise and weight loss can help reverse the hormonal changes too. Insulin resistance is frequently associated with PCOS and insulin sensitizing meds can help and make it easier to loose weight decreasing the risk of developing diabetes. Good luck. ...Read more

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Do kidney problems cause brown spots on your body?

Do kidney problems cause brown spots on your body?

Usually not: There is a condition called neurofibromatosis associated with cafe au lait spots. These spots are large, more than 1 cm in diameter, flat, painless, numbering more than 5 on the body. Patients can develop blockages of the kidney arteries. This causes severe hypertension. If you have kidney failure you can develop nodularis prurigo, severe itchy lumps that darken after time. ...Read more

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I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be, what to do?

I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be, what to do?

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

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What if my baby has brown spots on his body?

What if my baby has brown spots on his body?

Brown spots?: There are many causes of hyperpigmentation. For example, Mongolian spots are common and nothing to worry about. Cafe au lait spots may need to be followed. Ask you pediatrician - since they can actually see the "brown spots" you are referring to they are in the best position to give them a name and let you know the significance. Internet "guessing" is likely only going to cause undue anxiety. ...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 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 bottom of feet?

What causes brown spots on bottom of feet?

Many possible causes: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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Could Accutane cause brown spots on hands?

Could Accutane cause brown spots on hands?

Brown Spots: Brown spots may be due to a lack of vitamin C or B12, anemia, weak liver function or cumulative sun damage. It's important to investigate each potential cause; your doctor can help. Accutane makes you sun sensitive which can cause brown spots. ...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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Dear doctors, I would like to know. What is on the back my body. I have a light brown spots at the back of my body and under my arms.?

Dear doctors, I would like to know. What is on the back my body. I have a light brown spots at the back of my body and under my arms.?

Light Brown Spots: Light brown spots can be tinea versicolor which is a superficial yeast. Treatment is with oral or topical anti yeast medication. Visit your local dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis as I cannot see your skin. ...Read more

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I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be?

I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be?

Brown spots: Rather than guessing - encourage you to be evaluated by a physician or dermatologist. Recommend head to toe skin evaluation by a dermatologist annually. Take care. ...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 does dark brown spots on breasts causes?

What does dark brown spots on breasts causes?

Breast: Are they on outer breasts or in the areolar area just around nipple? Either way, probably just increased pigmentation. See your doc to make sure. ...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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Can birth control cause brown spots on my back?

Can birth control cause brown spots on my back?

Unrelated: This may be fungus infection or growths. Needs to be evaluated in person by dermatologist. ...Read more

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Brown spots appear on arms since taking Lanotrigine. Is this cause for concern?

Brown spots appear on arms since taking Lanotrigine. Is this cause for concern?

Lamotrigine: Usually causes a fine lacy rash. Have you been out in the sun? You are most likely ok ...Read more

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I have for the past couple months developed mysterious brown spots that occur sporatically over my body they itch then scab. Er docs didn't have a clue.?

I have for the past couple months developed mysterious brown spots that occur sporatically over my body they itch then scab. Er docs didn't have a clue.?

Probably benign: As we age we often develop itchy, scaly, brown spots in areas of friction and past sun exposure. If we scratch them, the brown can come off and the spots may bleed. If the spots are round/oval, uniform in color and thickness, they may be simple seborrheic keratoses, benign lesions that your doc can remove with freezing. If irregular shape/color, see doc soon for thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Are dark brown spots on back and chest caused by acne for 6 years permanent or can they be removed?

Are dark brown spots on back and chest caused by acne for 6 years permanent or can they be removed?

Will face eventually: These often take several years to fade. I hope your acne is being managed; especially when it is on the trunk, it usually requires systemic treatment. ...Read more

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I've seen 2 doctors along with a dermatologist. I've had labs done etc. Still have dark red brown spots breaking out all over body going on 30 days?

I've seen 2 doctors along with a dermatologist. I've had labs done etc. Still have dark red brown spots breaking out all over body going on 30 days?

Skin biopsy: Ask your Dermatologist if he would think a skin biopsy would be helpful. Is a simple procedure with local anesthetic (like at the Dentist). Takes a little 3-4 mm of your skin with a sterile instrument and sometimes needs to put 1 stitch, sometimes not necessary, but gives a great amount of information. ...Read more

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I have vitiligo and after turning completely white all over my body, I have been getting brown spots. These spots are particularly pronounced on my ears.

I have vitiligo and after turning completely white all over my body, I have been getting brown spots. These spots are particularly pronounced on my ears.

Reappearance: Perhaps this represents partial return of your lost pigment (melanin) but you should get checked out by a dermatologist since these spots may also skin cancer due to losing protection from the sun from a total loss of skin pigment. ...Read more

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I notice small brown spots on very bottom of my feet what causes this and how do start attacting whatever is causing that to occur?

I notice small brown spots on very bottom of my feet what causes this and how do start attacting whatever is causing that to occur?

May need a doctor: If a person gets small brown spots on the bottom of his feet, sometimes they are warts. Other times they are a fungus. If fungus, twice a day over-the-counter lotrimin (clotrimazole) af for 2-3 weeks may solve the problem. If warts, a primary care doctor or dermatologist will likely have to freeze them off. A visit to the doctor can help get a diagnosis, and see if the spots aren't something else. ...Read more

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My daughter is 2 months old and she has several brown spots on het body. Please help. She was also diagnosed with one extra chromosome.

My daughter is 2 months old and she has several brown spots on het body. Please help. She was also diagnosed with one extra chromosome.

Genetics referral: You should ask your pediatrician for a referral to a specialist for kids with chromosome abnormalities. I'm sure your pediatrician was planning to do this already at your next visit, but if it is worrying you a lot, call the clinic and see if you can't be referred sooner. ...Read more

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Can retin a (tretinoin) cause brown spots?

Can retin a (tretinoin) cause brown spots?

Yes: Best is to consult your doctor.
Retin-a is used mostly to remove discoloration of the skin. ...Read more

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Sweating under my neck and lips cause brown spots to appear how do I stop and remove them?

Sweating under my neck and lips cause brown spots to appear how do I stop and remove them?

It may not be: Due to sweat. If I had to say, it may be pigmentation increases that may be due to elevated insulin. Not sure but if you have a family hx of type 2 diabetes, say, and could stand to lose weight, look up acanthosis nigricans to see if that fits ur description. Good luck, it's improvable if that is the case, may consider endocrinologist but see pcp first. ...Read more

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I have these two very very small, hardly noticeable brown spots on my eye and two under my eye lid. My eyes also have been bloodshot more often. Cause?

I have these two very very small, hardly noticeable brown spots on my eye and two under my eye lid. My eyes also have been bloodshot more often. Cause?

Concerning!: The brown spots on the white of the and inside your lid may be serious items that should be looked at by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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