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A 17-year-old female asked:

Skin is blackened with blood coming out near thigh below the stomach first started as a pimple and the area increased afterwards what's the reason?

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Dr. J. Roth
Dr. J. Rothanswered
General Surgery 30 years experience
Skin infection: Black skin with drainage is suspicous for a serious infection. Many serious skin infections may start as a minor soft tissue infection and progress to a necrotizing soft tissue infection. This should be evaluated immediately by a physician.
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