Customer's Comment: I've had this circular
flat patch of discolored skin for probably a year since I've noticed. I
first thought it could be a fungus like ring-worm or something but doesn't
seem to fit the description. It is large, about 22mm. Not a perfect circle.
Looks like it's freckly with a little bit of loss pigment. It's never been
itchy or flaky or inflamed. It varies in visibility whether I have tan or
not. I've attached the picture. Thank you so much for your help!!! I've
circled the abnormal skin in the pictures as it is a little hard to see in
There are a few possible reasons for having a white spot on the skin.
Below are two links which may be able to answer your question.
Customer's Comment: Hi, I have many white
spots on my shoulders. They are all 5 mm or smaller and have existed for
years. Was wondering why they appeared and if they may be a symptom of
something else. They do not bother me in any way other than health wise.
There are a few possible reasons for having white spots on the skin.
Please see the link below.
Customer's Comment: White mole on shoulder.
4-5 millimeters. First notice about 6 months ago.
The mole should be examined by a physician as melanomas can sometimes be
Opticom Data Research uses an automated process to check for similarities
between your skin mole and 100s of skin mole images on the Web that are tagged as
"skin cancer" or "melanoma." Opticom Data Research is NOT responsible for
the diagnosis of the Web moles (i.e. whether specific skin moles are indeed
cancerous) nor does it claim that these similarities are medically
significant. Use the mole analysis report for educational purposes only. It
is NOT designed to replace a mole check by your doctor, regular self exams of moles in
front of a mirror, or any other mole monitoring measures. The report should
not be used for diagnosing skin cancer or any other medical problems.