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A 55-year-old female asked:

L) leg above back of ankle had pimple/ blister, itchy. used cortisone cream. today oozing liquid. cleaned, & used nystatin. very red/sore.(day 2) dx?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
Podiatry 18 years experience
What color ooz: It could be an infection, ingrown hair, or friction blister depending on location and the ooz! there are many possibilities and you need to see a podiatrist or your doctor for correct diagnosis and treatment plan.
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Insect bite?: Hard to know what this is without seeing it. If the area of redness and warmth and tenderness continues to increase would recommend seeing a doctor asap.

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Last updated Jun 6, 2016

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