Probable Skin Cancer
My daughter got married a month ago and has left for South America on her honeymoon. She has been having a pink dot on her cheek which has been coming on and off since a couple of months. I mean it has been appearing and vanishing. A day before she left, she showed the GP and he said that it...
Dark spot on forearm, no pain, infection. Is this skin cancer?
Hello, I just discovered a 10mm dark spot on my forearms. It is pretty regular (symmetrical) and uniform in colour. It does not hurt, and there is no sign of infection. I had no bumps or injuries in that point, that I can remember. As it is pretty large, and not in hidden position, the fact that...
Black spot on chest, above stomach. Growing mole or skin cancer?
Hello. Overnight, a small black spot (looks like the beginning of a mole) has appeared below my chest , at the beginning of my stomach . I wonder if this could be a symptom of skincancer, or it`s simply the beginning of a growing mole. Either way, I am going to contact my doctor, but I wish to be...
Is a mole on the toe an indication of skin cancer?
I m a 30 year old fair skinned male with blond hair as long as I can remember I have had. Mole on the inside right index toe almost at the base webbing. it s maybe 5-7 mm and has been there as far back as my parents and I can remember. Until tonight I ve never really pulled my toes to look at it...
Does UVA ray treatment for Psoriasis cause skin cancer?
I have psoriasis on my legs and have seen a dermatologist who prescribed two expensive creams. They help a little but it never goes away. I ve been tanning for a short time in a tanning bed every other day and have seen a drastic improvement but Iam a little worried about skin cancer from UVA...
Could this possibility of Skin Cancer ?
My boyfriend had a pimple which he popped, it turned into this circular pink scar on his cheek. We thought it was a result of popping the pimple, but just recently another dot has showed up on the other side of his face. We don t know what it is, and we were wondering if you could help us figure...
What are the warning signs of skin cancer? Ive a light brown mole has grad got bigger should i see my gp?
Thanks for writing in to us.
Warning signs of a mole include
1. Increase in size.
2. Change in color.
3. Hair growth.
4. Pain in mole.
5. Lymph node swelling near mole.
Please consult your doctor.
Hope this helps
Black spot on both the hands left hand near wrist and right hand near elbow . Both are similar in shape and size.Many way tried not able vanish that permanantly
Black spot if I believe is only on the surface if the skin and not above it. It may be a melanoma.
It is a normal condition seen in a lot of people but if its bih enough then it can lead to skin cancer after a while. Hence see a skin specialist and find out exactly what it is
I have had a really sore aching pain in my shoulder and arm after using a sunbed today, i did use an spf 15, could it be serious?
Yes, it is unsafe to use Sunbed. As it emits UV rays greater than normal sunlight. Since you are in 18, it may cause cancer in later life. It can also cause Malignant melanoma ( a skin cancer). Eyes are also affected by conjunctivitis, cataracts, Pterygium (growth in conjunctiva of eye). You shoulder pain could be due to tiredness by high UV rays. Please avoid Sun bed if possible. Take Cr
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