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Brown Spots On Ankles
What prescription med or OTC product is available for removing iron deposit spots or brown spots on ankle/leg from spraying weed killer?
Skin stains: Iron stains on the skin can be removed with lemon juice and salt rubbed over the area. Then wash the skin with detergent. Repeat this a few times until the stain is gone. ...Read more
My 1 1/2 year old developed brown spots in clusters on both ankles and both wrists. If they were red in color it would look like a rash Skin is smooth?
Brown spots: I'm not sure what is it without seeing it, it is best you take him to his pediatrician. Good luck ...Read more
Are the little brown spots venous insufficiency in my ankles/calves. Just diagnosed w/venous insufficiency. I am taking blood pressure meds/ diuretics?
Here are some. ..: Venous dilation (venous insufficiency) is bound to happen to all aged persons here and there, especially in the legs. There has been no cure for it, but learning to cope with it is the key to slow down such undesirable process of life and minimize its ill effects by: Live on healthy lifestyle without overindulgence; wear compression stocks; exercise and elevate legs regularly; take surgery as last ...Read more
I have small red dots (not raised, don't itch) on my ankle/foot. Some go away others end up as permanent brown spots. I have two medium marks on ankle.?
I have brown spots all over my legs, have become more over years. And now my ankles/feet seem to be very swollen and hurt to walk when I first wake up?
vein problem: If you are swelling a lot and there are pigmentation changes visible on your skin you should see a vascular specialist. This could be an early sign that your veins may have problems returning the blood back to your heart. ...Read more
Multiple: Brown spots on the skin of the leg can develop from several sources. The most common is a sun spot which originates from sun exposure. These are also called lentigos. You could also have a newly developed nevus or mole which can develop throughout your life and not be abnormal. Pre-cancers and cancers can appear as brown spots, as well, and should be evaluated by a skin doctor. ...Read more
For a while I have gotten brown spots on the back of my leg when going outside. They go away after I go inside. Is this normal?
Many possibilities: It could be a fungal or bacterial infection. It could be bruising due to tight shoes or trauma. It could be a pigmentation of the underlying skin. It could be a skin disorder or melanoma, or it could be one of a number of many other possibilities. Have your feet checked out by a professional. ...Read more
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Hello, I have 2 brown spots on my foot, they are not elevated or anything but when I press on them I feel a surge of pain in my foot.?
Need exam: Your problem needs to be addressed by an in office visit to your physician so he/she can examen the area. ...Read more
Within the past few days these light brown spots have started appearing on my feet. They are small and lately have spread to the top of my right foot.
2 brown spots bottom of foot since August. Could they be planters wart? They don't hurt and never did. Different size. No center. Only on left foot.
Extremely cold soles of feet! Feel numb like ice. Painful dry soles and just noticed brown spots appearing on one sole of foot. Feels icy cold swollen?
Hi I am 21 and I have about 17-20 small red/brown spots on my right leg. I am currently on the pill as well as take pain killers/asprin often.?
Brown spots in my toe nails that look like bruises. What could be the cause? Is it diabetic foot?
Many possibilities: It could be a fungal or bacterial infection. It could be bruising due to tight shoes or trauma. It could be a pigmentation of the underlying skin. It could be a skin disorder or melanoma, or it could be one of a number of many other possibilities. If you are diabetic you have "diabetic feet". Have your feet checked out by a professional. ...Read more
Brown spots on arms sides belly and vagina and the part of leg connected to my vigina. They look like skin spots and turn from brown to red?
SeeSee derm: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Got hand foot and mouth, brown spots and bumps on my palms, spots make hands numb, and won't go away, how do u get rid, viral does not go, what can b?
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more