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What is it to have yellow spots in the skin mainly on my legs?

What is it to have yellow spots in the skin mainly on my legs?

Hard to tell: Your description particularly localized to those areas is really hard to diagnose without an actual exam. Please seek your primary doc. ...Read more

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Are yellow spots on my skin normal? They are on my upper arm.

Are yellow spots on my skin normal? They are on my upper arm.

Probably not: Normal healthy people do not have yellow spots on the arms. Skin rashes are difficult to describe with words. A rash that is unusual (such as yellow spots), lasts a long time, or keeps recurring needs to be examined by a primary care doctor or a dermatologist (skin doctor). The doctor can start treatment, or he can do additional testing if the diagnosis is uncertain. ...Read more

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I have noticed yellow spots on my eyes and on my skin how can I cure this?

I have noticed yellow spots on my eyes and on my skin how can I cure this?

Needs evaluation: You need an exam to determine the cause then a physician can tell you about possible treatments. ...Read more

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What to do if I have noticed yellow spots on my eyes and on my skin how can I cure this ?

What to do if I have noticed yellow spots on my eyes and on my skin how can I cure this ?

Pinguecula: Sounds like a pinguecula, which is a deposit/build up on the white part of the eye (sclera) due to uv light and dryness of the eyes. You can use artificial tears, and use a cap and/or sunglasses when outdoors. ...Read more

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What can be causes of random yellow spots on skin. I don't think they are due to bruises. ?

See Dermatologist: All skin lesions have to be seen. Describe them a little more, like shape, size, number of lesions what parts of the body are affected, your age, anything makes them worst or better, are they raised or flat, do they have blisters or pus, do they disappear in two weeks? ...Read more

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Why do I have yellow pus filled spots under my foreskin and at the base of my penis head?

Why do I have yellow pus filled spots under my foreskin and at the base of my penis head?

Pearls: You may have something known as penile pearls, which are harmless. But please go let a doctor take a look to be more certain it is not an infection of some sort. ...Read more

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Got purple line around lower penis head with white/yellow spots never had sex nor had fore skin removed what is it been there a few months now?

Got purple line around lower penis head with white/yellow spots never had sex nor had fore skin removed what is it been there a few months now?

Schmegma: Sounds like the substance that forms in uncircumcised males. Be sure to pull the foreskin back and clean the area with soap and water daily. If this persists after a week you should see a doc. ...Read more

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I have a sore throat with yellow spots and dark red veins along side of throat and skin colored bumps down my throat. What is it?

I have a sore throat with yellow spots and dark red veins along side of throat and skin colored bumps down my throat. What is it?

Sore throat: Depending on how long you have had these symptoms it may represent a localized infection or could be a yeast infection. You should be evaluated by a board certified head and neck specialist to diagnose and treat your symptoms. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Yellow roof of mouth with red spots. White tongue. Dry itchy skin all over. Chills. Bumps on pubic area. What std could this be?

Yellow roof of mouth with red spots. White tongue. Dry itchy skin all over. Chills. Bumps on pubic area. What std could this be?

Evaulation: What you describe can not be properly diagnosed and addressed over the internet. It requires a one on one evaluation by both a physician and a dentist. Please make some phone calls to your local health care professionals. ...Read more

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What is the yellow spot on skin?

What is the yellow spot on skin?

See your doctor: Your doctor can help you with a diagnosis. It could be many things if raised or flat or depending on the shape and the actual color. Your doctor is the only one that can tell you in person about a 'spot'. ...Read more

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I had a spot on my hip last night and I thought it was a flea bite but now I've woken up this morning and it has got a yellow head on it like a pimple?

I had a spot on my hip last night and I thought it was a flea bite but now I've woken up this morning and it has got a yellow head on it like a pimple?

See below: The description suggests a small area of bacterial infection of the skin. It's possible it started from an insect bite that became infected. Generally, warm compress and application of triple antibiotic cream may speed resolution. Should the presumed infection worsen have the area examined by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a spot on my upper lip, it has swollen my lip. The spot now has a yellow head and is painful. What should I do?

I have a spot on my upper lip, it has swollen my lip. The spot now has a yellow head and is painful. What should I do?

Abscess?: If its fairly severe you should seek treatment for what sounds to me like an abscess. If it's quite small it may be the early stages of a cold sore before it becomes an open sore. ...Read more

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I have a little small little spot or bump of yellow colour on the skin of my eye from where the eye starts.it is completly harmless.never felt pain?

Pingueculua: You have discovered a normal feature of the eye surface next to the colored part. You can have as many as four - one on each side of each eye. They are a protective feature of the eyes against uv light, wind and dust. They have that peculiar name, pinguecula. They are harmless and will had as you grow older usually over 60. ...Read more

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Make little hard spot under my skin between the leg and vagina. I squeezed it, yellow pus the bled then it had some clear yellowish liquid come out.

Make little hard spot under my skin between the leg and vagina. I squeezed it,  yellow pus the bled then it had some clear yellowish liquid come out.

Ingrown hair: It sounds like an ingrown hair, if it's right at the opening of the baginal it could be a Bartholin's duct abcess. Either way, warm wet soaks a couple of times a day should help. If it does not get better, you may need to see your GYN and have it drained. Sometimes antibiotics are needed. ...Read more

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My thumb hurts I have a small yellow spot that i can see under skin. Swollen a little joint goes out of joint?

My thumb hurts I have a small yellow spot that i can see under skin. Swollen a little joint goes out of joint?

Trigger finger?: If you have the sensation that your thymb is catching or clicking, this is common and is referred to as a trigger finger. This may improve with splinting or a cortisone injection. The yellow spot concerns me. Could be a cyst, but could it be an infection. If this gets worse, get it checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a spot/bump on my scalp that is red and has yellow/skin colored flaky skin around it that itches & I can scratch off. What is is? Cures?

I have a spot/bump on my scalp that is red and has yellow/skin colored flaky skin around it that itches & I can scratch off. What is is? Cures?

See your doctor: This sounds like changes consistent with sun exposure. It could be anything from a Solar Keratosis to skin cancer. You should have anything checked that does not go away by your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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