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Why skin is becoming dark around the neck?

I am 38 yrs old housewife,my problem is that due to contuious wearing of chain my neck has turned black round the place of the chain ,can skin grafting slove my problem
Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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hi
skin grafting will not solve ur problem
u have acanthosis nigrans.
check u r sugar level
apply good sunscreen lotion
consult dermatologist for same
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