A 31-year-old member asked:
What can cause brown freckles spots on theback of your ankles?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 51 years experience
Usually normal: Generally normal. May be hereditary. Normal deposits of melanin not to worry. If raised or changing should see podiatrist or dermatologist.
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Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery 23 years experience
Hemosiderosis: Occasional hemoglobin extravasation and breakdown in the tissues and skin called hemosiderosis may be associated with stasis changes in the venous flow as well as diabetes.
4.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 2, 2018
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