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dry skin around ankles

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Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
There are so many: potential diagnoses for an unhealing ankle sore that it can not be narrowed down on the internet. You need a thorough examination, history and blood w ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Tick bite: Could look like this. I would see your Dr. there who knows what they look like in MI
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Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible : It does sound like a possible tick bite. You could possibly take a picture and submit with your question, or perhaps a better idea would be to let yo ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Foster
20 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Check with surgeon: The best source to answer your question is to check with your surgeon or physician who placed the cast. They typically have particular ways that they ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
PAD 16 yo F: Very rare to be PAD at your age. Carry lighter things. Ask you Dr to feel the pulses in your feet.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brock Andersen
17 years experience Dermatology
Dry leg skin: Most commonly an itchy circular patch of dry skin is nummular eczema. Other possibilities are psoriasis and ringworm (fungal infection). There are s ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
See below. : Try moisturizing cream to start. If not successful, see podiatrist or dermatologist.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
19 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: So called "venous eczema" are skin changes that can overlie varicose veins, and are due to the underlying venous hypertension. They can be moisturized ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
41 years experience Dermatology
Ceramide Lotions: Shower less than 5 minutes and use luke warm water. Use a soap free cleanser. Daily application of a fragrance-free, oil-free moisturizing lotion (c ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
No, not unless : That area is infected as well.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Or other?: This could also be a number of other foot disorders including psoriasis, porokeratosis plantaris, plantar warts, etc.. See a dermatologist or podiatr ... Read More

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