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is this skin cancer or fungal infection

Hi all, I have this round shaped brown color patch below under arm for 6 months it appeared suddenly.

I'm not sure whether it is fungal infection or skin cancer,

thank you for your help,
patch below underarm

  1. I am so sorry that you are dealing with this. I know it must be stressful not having an answer.

    While we can't diagnose, we can speak from our own experience. I would suggest that you check with a dermatologist if possible or see your family doctor. The fact that it is definitely a new spot and appeared suddenly makes it something worth mentioning to a doctor.

    I am including an article that may come in handy as you perform self-checks. It gives a simple breakdown of what to look for when you are examining your skin on a regular basis and noting changes.

    We are here for you any time. Don't hesitate to reach out to us. Wishing you all the best as you look for an answer!

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