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Why Is Doctor Considering Cryotherapy For Skin Spot
Cryotherapy: Cryosurgery is best suited for use in patients with light skin and for treatment of lesions in most non–hair-bearing areas of the body. Benign skin lesions that are suitable for freezing include actinic keratosis, solar lentigo, seborrheic keratosis, viral wart, molluscum contagiosum, and superficial squamous and basal cell skin cancers. ...Read more
See any doctor: Your regular doctor should be able to check you if you have suspicious spots on your skin and probably can even take a biopsy to make the diagnosis. If you are diagnosed with squamous cell skin cancer then you probably should see a skin cancer specialist such as a mohs surgeon or a facial plastic surgeon for treatment as these can be aggressive cancers. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can lipoma present as a light bluish green nodule on tricep. Nodule is under pale skin spot. Doc thinks lipoma but i cant find pics quite like mine.
Don't know: Sorry, "skin spot" is such a general term that I have no idea what to advise. What sort of spot? How long has it been there? What does it look like? What color is it? Does it itch? Hurt? Help us out, please. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: In this limited venue it is best to recommend you see a dermatologist to examine this skin spot. This could be any one of a number of things both good and bad. ...Read more
Many possibilities: What you're describing fits into the category of a hypopigmented patch. There are a number of potential causes for this many of which can be potentially readily reversed however it is important that a trained healthcare professional review this and look at you in closer detail. I would see a dermatologist in your area for further evaluation. ...Read more
Flaky circles: Although i cannot be sure, it sounds like you have nummular deramatitis. It is a form of ezcema, which occurs in people with a personal of family history of hayfever, allergies or asthma. Things that make it worse-long hot showers, using soap all over your body and not using moisturizers. You should see a dermatology to confirm the diagnosis and prescribe a cortisone ointment. ...Read more
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