Ask the Doctor: Dr. Rob Riley answers viewer questions – Aug. 4, 2015
Daniel: Is tying dental floss tightly around a #skin tag, an #acrochordon, to cut off the blood supply and let it dry up and fall off, an acceptable self-treatment? Doctor Rob Riley: Well first, it's very impressive that the viewer refers to a skin tag …
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What Causes Skin Tags?
The common skin growth called a skin tag, or acrochordon, usually develops in folds of skin and causes little to no harm. Still, these growths can be irritating, and doctors can easily remove them. Skin tags can appear smooth or irregular, and may …
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Dr Bernadette Carr answers your questions on Varicose eczema and skin tags
It is possible that these lumps on your neck are skin tags (acrochordons). Skin tags are small flesh or brown coloured growths that hang off the skin by a stalk. They are very common and occur in almost half the adult population, equally in men and women.
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