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White Spots On Buttocks
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Ash white spots may mean
Macules -- innocuous lesions
Any of these dangerous diseases
If you are healthy no other symptoms disease is less likely. ...Read more
I have a friend who have boils spots on back an buttocks, some inflammed. Can u tell me how and y these come about?
From bacteria: Most 'boils' are due to staphylococcus bacteria infecting the skin.Pus forms below the skin which swells to form a painful boil.Sometimes streptococci & pseudomonas may cause boils.Often the 'boil' can be cured by a special drainage procedure performed by your doctor.If the surrounding area is red & angry antibiotics are needed. If untreated the infection can spread to the blood & become dangerous. ...Read more
I have red itchy spots on my inner thighs, buttocks and on my pubic area.. Can you think of away to make them go away?
Non-raised dark spots/pigmentation above & around the crack of the buttocks. Why is this & what can I do to make this fade/lighten? Very embarrassing
Mongolian spot: is a common type of birthmark of darkly pigmented skin, (brown, gray, or bluish in color). Mongolian spots are frequently seen above and around the crack of the buttocks. Most are prominent at birth but fade with age. Persistent Mongolian spot can be covered with skin tone make-up, or can be removed with cosmetic laser surgery. These birthmarks are harmless and can be a source of family pride. ...Read more
I have white and gray spots that appear in random places over my body my buttocks and my chin how to get rid of them .. It was worst when I was young?
Need a photo: It is hard to tell what the spots are without a photo. ...Read more
I have spots/blisters on my back and thighs and top of buttocks. Is this herpes? For the last 2 weeks. They are spaced out together. Not grouped
Not herpes: See a dermatologist without delay. When you call, explain that it is urgent. ...Read more
I used to use a lot of baby oil and baby cream on my body would that be a reason that I have ash whote spots on my body mainly on my buttocks?
I have dark spots on my buttocks from Inflamed hair follicles, per my former dr. How can I prevent this and treat the discoloration? is benzamycin goo
Prevent and treat:
The key is clearance and prevention first ,as you noted. Benzamycin topical is good. Sometimes oral antibiotics are needed if severe.
Once resolved without new areas, you will see more fading of discolored lesions. Ask your doc about hydroquinone topical fade cream (possible option). Coco bean based or coco butter topicals can help naturally fade remaining marks ...Read more
Yes have this rash on my buttocks for more than a month it look like little red spots does not itch but doc a cream for it and got worse !! Help!! ?
Hi my age is 21 and weight is 58
i have acne(black spots) and pimples on buttocks....what to do to stop and make my butt fair because it looks ugly?
Try benzoyl peroxide: daily for 3 months.If not better then,U will need a perscription(s). ...Read more
Dark spots resulting from acne on buttocks staying for months, is jeans, polyester when working out is a cuz if this? I wear 100%cotton undies help!
Hyperpigmentation: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation is a frequently encountered problem and represents the sequelae of various cutaneous disorders as well as therapeutic interventions. This acquired excess of pigment can be attributed to various preceding disease processes that affect the skin such as infections, allergic reactions, mechanical injuries, reactions to medications, acne. Use hydroquinone 4% an rx. ...Read more
My husband has had bruises on his lower back legs and buttocks, they have been there in the spots for 3yrs now, what could it possibly be?
Maybe vasculitis??: If it has been there for three years it doesn't seem emergent. He should see a good internist for a thorough work up. ...Read more
Hello. For about 3 months i have had an itchy rash mainly on the inner thighs. However some spots have appeared on my stomach and buttocks ?
Several sore red spots are appearing on my legs and buttocks, and are leaving behind purple marks that wont go away, what could this be?
3.5month baby, dry patches in skin.patch has small spots.like goosebumps.appearing on the back,buttocks,hands legs.can feel the dryness.no irritation?
Skin rashes mostly around my inner thighs n buttocks..there's a few tiny spots on my lower leg n arm..currently having yeast infection cuz of plan b..
I have a painful rash mostly on my buttocks & on my back under my bra band. I do have a few spots on my arms & legs aswell. They look like bug bites but are more sore than itchy. Not sure what may have caused them. I'm having a hard time finding infor
About 1 week ago i developed purple red spots all over my legs , stomach and buttocks. I was taking azithromycin for URI when it began.?
I found some white spots on my back and shoulders, what should I do?
P.S. Today I noticed some small spots on my chest and neck!
My dr ordered a m r i, found 20 white spots on my brain, he says its m s u think its what it is, ?
Not necessarily: If you have history of migraine, head injury, high blood pressure or merely taking a variety of meds, could be better answer (eg, microvascular angioplasty). Ms is best diagnosed based on history and physical exam. The MRI is used for confirmation and treatment decisions in part. Get neurological consultation. ...Read more
VisualDX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more
A number of: possibilities. You would need an actual exam for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Where on your: thighs.Are they itchy?Is there any redness,for how long? ...Read more
White spots on nails: Leuchnychia or white spots on the nails are very common.Most of the time these are caused by some past injury to the nails which you you do not remember, or from pressure on nails when having manicure, or due to allergic reaction to nail polish or nail hardners.Sometimes rarely it may be syptom of a mild infection. ...Read more