A 43-year-old member asked:
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why does pushing on your foot skin change its color?

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Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
Compressing vessels: Compressing blood vessel forces blood away from the area.
Answered on Sep 2, 2012
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience Podiatry
Capillary: You are pushing blood out of the area and then it fills. This will result in white to pink.
Answered on Sep 3, 2012

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