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Dark spots on upper arm

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Suggest treatment for dark and discoloured upper arms

The skin on my upper arms is dark, discolored... dirty looking. It affects the same spot/area on both arms and covers an area of about 6-7 inches long/down the arm and 1-2 inches wide acros the arms ...
 

Suggest medications for bruise in arm

My 10 year old daughter has a large bruise on her upper left arm and another one looks to be forming in the same spot on her upper right arm. I am baffled by what this could be from. She did ...
 

Cause of unexplained bruise on arm?

I noticed a long bruise under my upper arm yesterday. I do not remember doing anything ... notice a small spot (light in color at this point) closer to where my elbow bends. It is on the inside ...
 

Difficulty in extending the arm, large bruise on the front and side of arm spreading to forearm post injury to upper arm. Normal?

I took a bad fall last Sunday night and hurt my upper arm significantly. I am pretty sure it isnt ... bruise on the front and side of the arm, deep dark purple. I notice today that the bruise is migrating ...
 

Purple spot on the back of upper arm, painful when pressed. What could it be ?

A few days ago I noticed a rectangular (or off square) purple (dark purple) spot on the back of my upper arm. At first I thought it was dirt or something because I couldn t recall anything happening ...
 

Bumps on the upper arms and forehead. Scars on healing. Need a permanent remedy

by the allergy. but the problem is i have many small pimple like things in my skin mostly in my upper arms, some .... but because of these allergy my skin is getting dark and the places where the pimples grow, when the pimple ...
 

Acne on face, arms and back. Prescribed Aczit, sheclin gel. Is this effective?

I have this acne problem on face and same type of thing on my back and upper arm . there are dark spot also.i saw a doc who suggested aczit 20, sheclin gel, acnex soap and zetoxid cap. i want 2 know ...
 

Having freckles on arms, back. Using hydroquinone cream, some improvement. Solution?

Hi, I m of Pakitsani origin and have a darker-tan skin tone... I m 18 years old and my upper arms and back have dark brown spots scattered around, almost like freckles, and they re really unsightly. I can ...
 

Dry patch under arms and shoulder, scabs

have brown long streak going across that same dark spot.They almost look like scabs to me. The skin ...Hi. I have a single dry small dry patch on my shoulder . it s not red or anything. I had a dark dry ...
 

What causes itching in arms and shoulder?

. There a couple of spots on my upper body that also started to itch a little, but nothing like the arms. What ...today my upper arms and shoulders started itching. They are hot and red (which could partly be from ...
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What does a dark and painful bruise on arm indicate?

SUDDENLY I WAKE UP AND A DARK BRUISE ON UPPER ARM...PAINFUL TO THE TOUCH...LUMP UNDER BRUISE...SIZE OF A HALF DOLLAR...NO HIT OR REASON FOR GETTING A BRUISE. WHAT CAUSED THE BRUISE?.. ...
 

Tiny brown spots on arms. Suggest the treatment?

I am a 25 year old female about two years ago I started getting what started off as tiny red spots that turn into brown dots. I currently have about 20 of them, some are dark and some are light. It's weird ...
 

Are black spots on the arm related to schizoprenia?

to two years. I am concerned about the EPS and about some small black spots which have appeared on his upper right arm (about 1/4 to 1/2 " in diameter, not raised, not itchy, not otherwise noticeable). What ...
 

Had bruise on upper arm. Broken blood vessel and spots appeared on arm. Concerned?

Hello, I had a single unexplained bruise in the tender part of my upper left arm last week. I had ... between the fingers that looked like capillaries. There were also 3 or four blue/purple spots on my finger ...
 

Developed a red splotch on arm. Lightened up and spread. Small red spot on other arm. What could this be?

developed red and very dark red splotch on arm, approx. 2"x3" seven days ago, now lightened up and has spread to about 7'long and 3" wide, also just noticed small red spot on other arm. ...
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How to remove dark spot on arm and legs
Hydroquinone is the drug of choice you can try this is available in cream base
 
White pimple like spots on the arm...
Hi, There can be multiple possibilities of the White pimple like spots on the arm. I suggest you to kindly send details along with a good resolution picture at: bit.ly/drsanjaykanodia For the interim of the help do not touch the area r squeeze it as it can lead to infection and spreading.
 
Pls specify me what kind of cream will be better for removing dark spot on arms and legs Thank you
Hi. Thanks for posting your concern Dark spots can be due to various causes like Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, Amyloidosis, Lichen planus etc. I would advice that you see a dermatologist for a confirmatory diagnosis and appropriate management according to the cause. Take care
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