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Michael S. Fisher, Ph.D., M.D.

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2015-06-23 Small brown spots on inner thigh and groin:

You have a condition called post inflammatory hyperpigmentation.  Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) is a frequently encountered problem and represents the sequelae of various cutaneous disorders

2015-06-22 Tiny hives, silly reason:

Stress makes everything worse including hives. I can not tell you what the cause of you hives is and is why I gave you an answer that includes many things that cause hives. It could be the food you eat

2015-06-22 Tiny hives, silly reason:

Acute urticaria and/or angioedema: Hives or swelling lasting less than six weeks. The most common causes are foods, medicines, latex, or infections. Insect bites and internal disease may also be responsible

2015-06-21 Scar after stitches:

The medication we use for scar therapy is called Kelocote. After surgery it is normal for the tissue to become red. It can take a few weeks for the redness to resolve. You can use the gel right after the

2015-06-21 Nodule/cyst??:

From what I see on the picture the lesion looks like a keloid.  The exact mechanisms of keloid and hypertrophic scar pathogenesis continue to be an enigma for physicians and researchers alike, and no specific

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