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    lotofsun49 posted:
    I am a man in his 60's with a younger looking body, I get an extensive amount of sun and have most of my life. I would like to get a head to toe skin exam from an older male or female doctor who is not afraid to see a patient naked. My primary doctor when I asked him about getting one said "oh I can check you over while doing your physical but then didn't do it.
    Does anyone know of any doctors in Orange County, CA. who does a thorough skin exam and is not afraid to see you naked?
     
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    exprzzionz responded:
    I should think your wife or a friend could do this having first done an Internet search to learn what to look for. For example I'm no doctor but I can quickly identify what needs closer examination. When and if you do this be sure the person uses a strong magnifying glass as well.
    On issues such as this self examination can and should be a first step rather than leaving everything to the medical establishment.


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