U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 48-year-old female asked:

Rough white growth on leg. it's a growth that looks like a lumpy mass of dead skin cells. not itchy, but when i scrape off it bleeds and grows back?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jessica Allan
Dr. Jessica Allananswered
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Need to see DERM: Lesions that bleed and grow back not looking like healthy pink skin are a concern. Schedule an appointment with a Dermatologist skin doctor for bx and rx.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated May 14, 2015


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.