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    What causes red spots on the abdomen?

Posted on Tue, 18 Jul 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: red spots on skin

blood red tiny spots on skin
Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 17 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Need more information and preferably an image

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us

I am dr. kakkar (dermatologist). I have gone through your query and I have noted your concern.
I would like to know where on body do you have red spots? since how long? do you have any associated symptoms? Can you please also upload a few images in "Reports Section"?

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Follow up: Dr. Kakkar S. 1 hour later
they have been there many years there are several on the stomach and one on the side.

No associated symptoms.

You were of no help to me/
Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 14 hours later
Brief Answer:
Possibly you have cherry angiomas

Detailed Answer:

Apologies for my late reply.

You seem to have cherry angiomas. I picture would have helped me confirm this possibility.
Cherry angiomas or spider nevi are benign vascular tumors. They are just a cosmetic concern. They can be treated with ekectrofulguration.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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