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Just looking up info on yellow coloring on skin of left hand

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just looking up info on yellow coloring on skin of left hand and what it might be. Thought it might be from eating too many oranges (b vitamins)
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.

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Beta carotenes found in fruits and vegetables can deposit into the skin layer.

This is a benign condition.

This is not jaundice or liver disease since eye conjunctiva not affected.

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