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What causes black spots on abdomen, back, neck and face?

I developed some black spots on my abdomen which spread round the back and upwards to the neck and face in the last 5 years. It starts with an pink or red inflammation, scales and swells into a black spot after 3 days. The spots almost appear sysmmetrically across the body devided into 2. Example, for a swelling on my left elso, there is also a swelling on my right elbo, on the left part of the chest, there is also another one on the right side. I have visted dermatologists and some said it is acne other eczema. What is the cause of this? Bhakti.
Tue, 15 Sep 2020
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Hello,

Your symptom may be indicative of psoriasis.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Nupur K., General & Family Physician
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What causes black spots on abdomen, back, neck and face?

Hello, Your symptom may be indicative of psoriasis. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Nupur K., General & Family Physician