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I have a very light spot on my upper index finger, I will

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I have a very light white spot on my upper index finger, I will send a picture as well. Does this look like acute hep or cirrhosis?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here is a photo.
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

My name is***** and being a Skin, Hair and Nail specialist I would be able to provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.

Please note that my Goal is to provide you with an Excellent Service .

Before I answer your question I would like to get some more information:

Do you have the white spot anywhere else on the body ?

Please note that the answer provided is for information purpose only and does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I do on the right side of my neck
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
A tiny spot, but I can't tell if it's somolar
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

From the picture that you have sent , it does not look like Vitiligo. It looks more like it is a post inflammatory hypopigmentation.

The fact that you have a tiny spot on the right side of your neck , I would suggest the step ahead would be start application of a good aloe vera based moisturizer on the area daily.

You should also try and get an examination of the area done under a special light called UVB light ( Woods lamp ) available at the Dermatologists clinic.

It looks totally benign white spot which may have occurred secondary to inflammation .

This does not look like psoriasis, cirrhosis nor is it acute hep.

Do not worry .

Do you Agree with what I have mentioned?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok so nothing serious?
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Nothing serious for sure.

Do you want me to release the rating service application on your page ?

Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Hello

I am awaiting your response.
I would be happy to assist you .

Regards

Dr Pravin

Please do get back to me so I can help you . Thanks .

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