A 31-year-old male asked:
my left lower leg itches a lot. the itching sometimes can get quite discomforting and i have to scratch it. the skin is becoming darker than the rest of the leg and i can see somewhat dark lines under the skin.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Donald Colantino answered
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Leg itch: Perhaps your trousers or jeans have something to do with the itch. Dry skin is another cause. Applying a corticosteroid ointment should relieve the itching. To improve dry skin use a moisturizer. See your physician or a dermatologist if you still have concerns.
Answered on Nov 13, 2019
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