What is Melanoacanthoma?

Melanoacanthoma (also known as "Pigmented seborrheic keratosis") is a common, benign, darkly pigmented cutaneous condition characterized by a skin lesion with a dull or lackluster surface.

It involves a proliferation of keratinocytes and melanocytes.

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I am seeing a small black ball on my head since last 2, 3 months. I think its slightly growing. what can it be a d what needs to be done. attached...

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Either seborrhoeic keratoses or melanoacanthoma, needs to be removed

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Thank you. I have two issues. First, I have noticed some veins in my scrotum are quite dark and eventually dried, clotted blood like spots above...

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I would be pleased to answer your question .
The dark veins on the scrotum are a normal phenomenon . There is nothing to worry about the same...

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