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Farmington, ME
A 20-year-old male asked:

Random red spot on foot - i have two, one on heel and other on front side. they are sore and hurt. causes?

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Dr. Dale Vancil
Podiatry 39 years experience
Erythema nodosum: The most likely cause of red spots more likely on lower legs but can occur on the human foot is erythema nodosum. These are really a macular (not raised) and are firm under the skin. Consult your local dermatologist. Cortisone is helpful even cortisone injection.
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