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I have a large swelling of my left ankle no bumps or hits there is no pain but it is the size of an egg I have sel lupus should I be worried?

I have a large swelling of my left ankle no bumps or hits there is no pain but it is the size of an egg I have sel lupus should I be worried?

Ankle edema: Swelling is an abnormal signal of the body - you should consult with your physician to find out what is causing it. You should be concerned - yes. ...Read more

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When moving hand downward on both lower legs from knee 2 ankle I feel bumps on bone about halfway down and just above ankle. What is it? No pain both

When moving hand downward on both lower legs from knee 2 ankle I feel bumps on bone about halfway down and just above ankle. What is it? No pain both

Bumps or no Bumps.: I just tried the same thing, and guess what? I have bumps on my legs to. This is the surface of the tibia bone. Bones under go remodeling throughout life and bumps are a common finding. Painful or unusually large lumps, however , should be evaluated. ...Read more

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What could this puffy bump near ankle recent sprain be?

What could this puffy bump near ankle recent sprain be?

Exact location: There are some various possibilities. This could be related to a tendon injury or the ligament damage. The exact location of this swelling will give a better idea what this may or may not be. ...Read more

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I have a reddish brown bump on ankle. there for years. Hasn't changed but doesn't dimple. Noticed dried blood on it. Dermatafibroma? Can they bleed

I have a reddish brown bump on ankle. there for years. Hasn't changed but doesn't dimple.  Noticed dried blood on it.  Dermatafibroma?  Can they bleed

Recommend biopsy: Skin lesion that has been present for years and starts to change size, color or starts to bleed should be seen by dermatologist and biopsies to determine the diagnosis. Sounds like it could be a dermatofibroma, which is benign. But need biopsy to be sure ...Read more

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Red itchy bumps on ankles and feet. Should i be worried?

Red itchy bumps on ankles and feet. Should i be worried?

See below: Could be bug bites, try a cortisone cream and see if this helps, if not see a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Itchy red bumps on ankles, is this an std?

Itchy red bumps on ankles, is this an std?

Doubtful: No an std would not manafest itself at the ankle. ...Read more

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Cause of itching skin total area from the left knee to the ankle with no visable bumps or rash.?

Cause of itching skin total area from  the left knee to the ankle with no visable bumps or rash.?

One does not have: To see something to itch...For example (not implying this is what you have) if one ever works with insulation and doesn't wear proper clothing they get fiberglass on their skin - it itches intensely but one doesn't see anything....You can try showering and applying soap and water to the region and then applying an over the counter Hydrocortisone cream. If no improvement see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Raised red bumps around ankles itchy infection related?

Raised red bumps around ankles itchy infection related?

No.: Because you're not mentioning the other hallmarks of infection, i.e. Warmth and drainage, this is more likely related to insect bites than infection, and the itchiness would also be typical of some sort of insect bite. ...Read more

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Red itchy bumps on ankle yesterday, 3 in a triangle, 6/7 more scattered across legs today (no more triangles), what could this be?

Rashes really: Need to be seen . Spider bites usually have 3 bite marks . Could they have been spider bites ? Get an eval if the rash is still there and bothersome ...Read more