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Big Red Spot On Leg
Yesterday I went walking in the woods. I got a lot of mosquito bits on my legs that started itching right away. When I got home I noticed a big red spot in the center of my forehead (size of a quarter). It didn't inch or anything but I treated it like it
I have pain in my knee when i try to straighten my leg. After walking about 3 or 4 feet i get a big red spot ontop. It swells up when i walk?
I have a big red spot on two spots on my leg. & breadst is really red and itchyh the doctor told.Me.To take cephalexin.But didn't tell me what.It is.
Believe i have a infected ingrown hair on leg. Hig red spot big bump with yellow pus coming out. So sore and hard and tight. What can i do to heal it?
Abscess?: It sounds like you have an abscess that may require drainage, and maybe an antibiotic if quite large, surrounding redness, or fever. There are no reliable home remedies or over-the-counter treatmetns. See a doctor ASAP, and in the meantime do not squeeze or probe it or attempt any treatment yourself. ...Read more
I was camping & got a red spot on my leg. It's painful, has swelling, itching redness and a lump under the skin. How can I know what it is?
Bug bite: You probably got bitten by a bug of some sort - impossible to tell what sort without seeing it in person. Could also be a small staph infection, or a bite that has become infected. Apply warm soaks 2-3 times/day, but if it doesn't resolve in a few days see your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Below: Spots, rashes and bumps need a visual exam to make an accurate DX Unable to give answer in this format. ...Read more