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Red spots on nose help!?!? Urgent!?!?

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  • Posted By: yungsj
  • February 1, 2009
  • 02:26 PM


I have had one of the red spot on my nose for about a year...it keeps getting bigger..its not a zit no puss just like regular skin but stands out a little bit can anyone help me with any ideas?? I havent got any insurance and im not wealthy so I cant afford to see a dermatologist or the doctor...anybody have any other helpful ideas or tricks to help get this off my nose?? in these pictures another one had just started coming up thats why im worried..please help!!?!?
Thanks for everything!?!?

pics of my nose


Thanks for your help!

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  • Seems to me that there could be 2 possibilities, but only one answer. first, those dots could simply be an acne-like condition, in which your skin looks bad now, but will clear up by itself in the long run. However, the second is much more serious. You could have had prolonged exposure to UV rays from being outside, or whatever else, and have developed early stage melanoma. Either way, YOU MUST GET TO A DERMATOLOGIST!! Melanoma, if detected early, can be treated, and sometimes reversed if quarantined to a certain area and removed. again, it could be nothing, but when the situation is as serious as this, you need to try to get to a free clinic and at least talk to a General Physician to see if you should proceed to the dermatologist. Good luck!
    wantsanswers 22 Replies
    • February 2, 2009
    • 05:57 AM
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  • I have the same thing someone said that it might be a broken blood vessal so its nothing to serious but you should still have a docter take a look at it
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • January 22, 2011
    • 05:30 PM
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  • i have got a spot on the tip of my nose its so frustrating it wont go is constantly there ive tried squeezing it but its not like a spot its a raised red dot, ive tried all creams and nothing works ive had it for about 2 years please help me ? ???? thanks
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  • i have the same thing n my skin doc shaved them with a razor like a mole and they nearly disapear but will most like still b tiny bit visible
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