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What causes mottled skin on legs?

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Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience in 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 and review your medical history to determine which pertains to you.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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