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Noticed skin tags in neck region and under arms. How to get rid of skin tags? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 02-Nov-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2009
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Doctor:How can I help you?
User:Hello Dr
User:it's been few days i am noticing some sking tags on my neck region and under arms
User:am not sure, how to get those removed
Doctor:Skin tags are difficult to be removed by medical options.
User:need you help on what needs to be done for that.
Doctor:The best and most effective method of removing it
Doctor:by surgical means like freezing and removal.
Doctor:A dermatologist can do this procedure very well.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:nope..haven't visited any dermatologist till now to prevent them in future
Doctor:Skin tags occur due to unknown reasons;
Doctor:but some are caused by infection.
Doctor:Your dermatologist will be able to identify the cause of the tag.
User:oh...ok....Sure..will visit a dermatologist soon.
Doctor:A means to prevent it (if any) will be known thereafter.
Doctor:Therefore I suggest you to visit a dermatologist.
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:thats it as of now....Thank you Dr.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:you are welcome.
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