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mottled skin on upper leg

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Dr. Amir Khan
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26 years experience Sports Medicine
Just Watch it!: Numbness could be due to compression of a nerve along the upper outer part of the thigh and pelvis or it could be secondary to low back issues. If sym ... Read More

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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Need more info: And would help to be able to see this. If you live in a area or engage in activities in which exposure to ticks occurs, would suggest you show this t ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Malvehy
20 years experience Phlebology
Yes: Light blue veins called reticular veins are very common. As long as they don't have texture (you can't feel them) they are not varicose veins requiri ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
15 years experience Emergency Medicine
Abscess: This sounds like an abscess or collection of pus from an infection. It may have started out as an ingrown hair or infected gland. Until you can see yo ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
? Hyperpigmentation: Darkened skin, for several reasons, post infection/ inflammation, side effect of creams ointments, side effect of a drug, (photosensitivity), etc.. Se ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Many things: You may be shaving and then scratching (most common), skin diseases, skin rashes, circulation, heart conditions, and more. See your doctor a ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
18 years experience Urgent Care
Bullae : Epidermolysis bullosa acquisata, contact dermatitis, burns, Stevens Johnson syndrome and a hugemungous list of other maladies. See your MD.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hermilando Payen
55 years experience Pathology
Bruises: These are hemorrhages underneath your skin resulting from rupture of fragile dermal vessels due to vitamin deficiency or trauma or perhaps even due to ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Dark patches: You may have a fungal condition. Consult your doctor or a dermatologist.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get checked: But, reddish firm nodules can be a condition called hidradenitis suppuritiva. They can recur month to month and have some pain with them. Get an ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Yes.: SAeeking ongoing medical attention and vascular evaluation-ASAP
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Go to doctor: Unfortunately "dark spots" is extremely ambiguous and is not descriptive in any way, if this rash is spreading please go see your physician.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a prope ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Amster
Specializes in Pediatrics
Staph: Sounds like a staphylococcus or strep infection. Go have that treated. And yes, it is contagious.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Mottled skin : It may be cutis marmorata . A non serious condition characterized by purple and white blotch legs. There are not itchy or painful. A doctor should ev ... Read More
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Skin spots: Several possibilities. Best to have a dermatologist take a look.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Bone scans: Require some experience to interpret. I advise you wait for the radiologist's report which is usually available within 24 hours.
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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Purpura ?: Not sure. Dermatological evaluation should be able to diagnose what the lesions is and the possible causes.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Rash: Your rash needs to be examined by a doctor to give you a proper diagnosis and treatment.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience General Practice
Check this out: If this has not gone away I would suggest checking it out. It's hard to say what this may be without seeing it. Skin cancer is always a possibility. A ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, inse ... Read More
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Photo/derm: unable to diagnose without photo documentation or direct examination.
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A member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
Could be allergic: Reaction of some sort. See dermalogist. Cortisone cream might help.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, v ... Read More
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