A 26-year-old female asked:
One small raised pink spot on leg, surrounded by quarter sized lighter pink circle. tender like a bruise, more in center. not itchy. thoughts?
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Specializes in Internal Medicine
Infection: It sounds like you have a skin infection; it could have been precipitated by insect bite or even scratch causing breach in the skin integrity. As it is red and tender, you may need antibiotic treatment. Get it examined by a physician as soon as possible.
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Last updated Oct 25, 2014
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