The sides of my neck are turning brown

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imageimageimageI've recently noticed that my neck is turning brown, is not that visible, but I can see it. I'm afraid that it could be diabetes. because of coronavirus outbreak I can't go to the doctor I'm adding as much pictures as I canimageimage

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    the pictures are upside down I dont know why

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    Hi there,

    I didn't realise the pictures were upside down - I thought you were wearing a mask!!

    I've never heard of browning of the skin being a symptom of Diabetes.

    The main symptoms are: Unquenchable thirst, weight loss, weeing a lot more, thrush, extreme tiredness, pins and needles type feelings in arms and legs. Google this as I am not medically qualified and obviously everyone is different.

    Maybe log into the Diabetes UK website and post on there for further input.

    Best of luck and keep safe!!

    Claire xx

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    hello, i had the same and back of my neck became black, it was due to diabetes. do no scrub it, i tried scrubbing them, bled myself and never got away. check with ur doctor. it can also be the result of water fluids in your body.

    I am not a doctor, i just had the same problem but at the back and sides of my neck. and once suddenly had a breakout on the back of my hand and inner thighs. they turned black!

    Again check with your doctor asap.

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    I am not sure that this is a sign of diabetes.

    Look for other signs.

    Tired

    Thirsty

    Going to the toilet a lot

    Have you got a good chemist you can talk to?

    Sarah

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    hello everyone. thank you for your replies. As I mentioned in the post I cant go to the doctor right now, and I havent talked with my doctor too. I've been feeling thirstier though, I havent gain more weight or losing it. I don't feel tired. Those are the only symptoms that I have.

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