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Im a white female and I have dark undr arms and groin why?
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Dr. Batul Valika
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Insulin resistance
Darkening of the underarms, groin area or the neck can sometimes be associated with Insulin resistance and an early marker of metabolic issues.
It is called acanthosis and should be evaluated by a physician for any other underlying issues.

In brief: Insulin resistance
Darkening of the underarms, groin area or the neck can sometimes be associated with Insulin resistance and an early marker of metabolic issues.
It is called acanthosis and should be evaluated by a physician for any other underlying issues.
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