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Forum Name: Dermatology Topics

Question: Skin Problem

 mos4567 - Sun Dec 12, 2004 1:11 am

In the past few days I have noticed something odd. I first noticed the skin on my palms was darker, it looked as if it was dirty but dose not wash off. I then noticed the skin on my elbows had turned dark and looks dirty, but again it is not dirt. The same thing is happening with the skin on my knee caps. The skin on my leg above the knee cap and to the waist has blocky purple spots. Also the hairs on my tough seem much whiter then normal. Is this just some natural cycle or is this something I should talk to my doctor about. Also I am on Wellbutrin XL, as well as ciprofloxacin hydrochloride drops for an eye infection. Is this some minor side affect I should ignore if it is even related?

Andrew Smith
 Dr. Russell M - Wed Dec 15, 2004 10:53 am

User avatar Hi!

It would be best to get yourself examined by a doctor.



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