Top
20
Doctor insights on: Black Dot Under Skin On Foot

Share
2

2
Black dry raised spots on under my eye by the cheek bone area?

Black dry raised spots on under my eye by the cheek bone area?

Keratosis: Most likely these are seborrheic keratoses - elevated, rough overgrowth of the epithelium common in aging. If you are young, they more likely are plugged glands in the skin in which the secretions have become dry, and oxidize on the surface turning grey-black. They can be expressed with a comedone extractor. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Black dot on toenail?

See below: It is probably dried blood either on or most likely under the toenail. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Help, I have black circle under skin on heel of foot?

Help, I have black circle under skin on heel of foot?

Echymotic heel: Depending on related trauma to the heel area, the discoloration could be simply a bruise, or a blood-blister formation if there has been recent excessive ambulation. If there is no history of trauma you need to be evaluated clinically by a foot specialist to determine another cause! ...Read more

7

7
Black tiny spot on my small toenail. I cut the nail portion off and dark spot came off with the nail. But left a pinkish wound on the skin. Wat is it?

Black tiny spot on my small toenail. I cut the nail portion off and dark spot came off with the nail. But left a pinkish wound on the skin. Wat is it?

Open vs closed sore: Somehow the skin was injured. It bled and that is why the nail had a dark spot. It was just blood. If the pink spot is still draining, you have a small ulcer that needs topical antibiotic and band aid. If there is no drainage, it is new skin and healing. ...Read more

8

8
Dark large skin spots on arm and leg?

Dark large skin spots on  arm and leg?

Skin spots: Several possibilities. Best to have a dermatologist take a look. ...Read more

9

9
Under skin red spots on end of big toe. Also have toenail fungus on same toe.

Under skin red spots on end of big toe. Also have toenail fungus on same toe.

Red dots: near toes could be an extension of fungus onto the skin from your toenail. Get some help and see a podiatrist or skin doctor for more clarification and treatment. ...Read more

10

10
My big toe nail on my left foot has black spots on it.

My big toe nail on my left foot has black spots on it.

This would need to : Be checked out to determine if it is blood, fungus, maybe a wart or worse a melanoma....usually it is blood, or even sock lint but the others should be ruled out. ...Read more

12

12
I notice dark spot under foot finger nail 2 weeks ago & 2 months ago a dark mark on leg & some dry skin patches on all my body random area transparent?

Unusual: Unusual can't give any diagnosis or advice without seeing this .Recomend Healthtap pictures and consult or face-to-face consult with Primary care Doc ...Read more

13

13
Brown spot some of foot and red raised tiny spot on pinky and raised spit on back of hand as well?

Brown spot some of foot and red raised tiny spot on pinky and raised spit on back of hand as well?

Med eval: with visualization of lesions will be needed to make accurate diagnosis and to make recommendations. ...Read more

14

14
What is a small skin growth under my arm pit with black dot inside?

Cyst?: This could be large blackhead from cyst. This is easily removable with minor in office procedure so that it does not recur. ...Read more

Dr. Kyon Hood Dr. Hood
2 doctors agreed:
15

15
Brown dot under nail near cuticle on thumb. 12 years old. What is it?

Dr. Kyon Hood Dr. Hood
2 doctors agreed:
Brown dot under nail near cuticle on thumb. 12 years old. What is it?

Many possibilities: There are many possibilities, but without examining your child, it's impossible to say. If there was a recent injury, it could be blood under the nail. You should seek immediate medical attention if he develops redness, swelling, pain, increased warmth at the site or fever, as these are signs of infection. ...Read more

16

16
Skin turning black on hand swelling and pain?

Skin turning black on hand swelling and pain?

Go to the ED now: A doctor needs to evaluate for infection or necrotizing fasciitis. Perhaps it's just a bruise, but that is not something i can tell from your description. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
17

17
Black line on my toe nail?

Black line on my toe nail?

Could be: A normal variant, blood, fungus, melanoma. The concern would be melanoma and hence should be checked out. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
19

19
Small spot on my face beneath right eye looks like skin rash/irritated skin/sunburn. Anything i can put on it?

Topical steroid: I would try a 1% Cortaid (hydrocortisone) like cream twice a day for a couple of days. This should help--if not---please see a dermatologist. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
20

20
Tiny painless bump on the center of my palm. It's almost the color of my skin, bit tan w/ a dark tiny pinpoint center. Smooth to the touch. What is it?

Tiny painless bump on the center of my palm. It's almost the color of my skin, bit tan w/ a dark tiny pinpoint center. Smooth to the touch. What is it?

Nevus: What you are describing sounds like a mole (nevus). If it is new, growing, changing or you are concerned, you should have it looked at by your pcp or a dermatologist. There are many other things this could be, but you should let a medical professional tell you about it in person. Good luck to you. ...Read more