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Dark Spots In Between Toes
Hi Drs I have dark spots under my feet, they seems to be growing slowly. My skin also sheds from the ankle down and between the toes. What could it be?
Really dry, cracking, peeling skin on and in between toes, also small dry spots on hands and fingers and penis is also dry?
Doctor queried Down syndrome in my baby (72 hrs old). Echo test is ok, no short hand, no groove between toes, no white spots in eye, mother age 20, ears ok?
Any age mom: Ds can occur at ang maternal age but numbers climb a lot for older moms. If doc suspects some unusual issue it is best that s/he be up front about it and do appropriate screening or specific tests to define it. Proper diagnosis can either relieve you or make sure early treatments are started. ...Read more
Saw? Are they: Still there? If they are show them to a doctor. ...Read more
I have small red itchy spots on my palms of hands and same between my toes and soles of my feet. It occurred as of yesterday what could this be?
I have what appears to be a callous between two toes it is gotten very scaly and causes me immense pain no rash raised pulpy spot peeling spreading?
Callous between toes: Is often the result of the two adjacent bones rubbing against each other. If this is the case a podiatrist can shave down the underlying bone to eliminate this problem. ...Read more
Broke all the bones between my toes and ankles 21 yrs ago. I have a spot on the top inner side of my foot that protrudes. Can the bone be shaved down?
Likely: Obviously an xray with a foot surgeon would be in order. The assumption that it is a bone spur of some sort may or may not be correct. ...Read more
I have a 'streaky' looking mole on the sole of my foot, one between my toes and a new flat brown spot has appeared on my palm. Should I be concerned?
I can not: It is possible you have tight shoes which could cause frictional rubbing or hyperpigmented skin. If this is not the reason you should have it looked at, . ...Read more
I have dark spots on my 2 toes and I'm leaving on Friday on vacation and want to wear sandals. How can I get it off?
Paint Nail Plate?: You may have some bleeding under your nail plate if it is Black. If it is more of a yellow color, It could be fungus. If it is black and the toe is not tender, you will need to be patient an allow it to grow out. If it is yellow, then it is most likely a fungus. If the toe is not tender and you are simply concerned about appearance, then you may want to just paint the nail plate. H ...Read more
Are the soft dark spots on top of my toes corns? And how do I get rid of them? They don't hurt and they're not hard, they're just ugly.
I have a few tiny dark spots. Could this be a kind of toe melona/skin cancer, should I be concerned?
It is possible: Have it checked out....Get a more detailed answer ›
Have dark/black in spots discoloration in big toe nail bed diagonally cuticle to tip. Now it’s painful in toe below cuticle. Fungus or worse?
See a podiatrist.: Hard to tell from your description. Could be several things. Get it seen. ...Read more
I have two dark spots on my big toes (brownish color) - one on each 'knuckle' area of toe. Skin feels slightly rough there;no pain. What is it?
Shoes, Shoes: It certainly sound like you shoes may be responsible. You need better fitting shoes of better fitting feet. ...Read more
Many small dark brown and red spots on top of feet and toes showed up less than 3 weeks ago. My toes are cold as well. Some heal but leave dots.?
I hit my toe nail a year ago and now it has this dark blue color with brown/ yellow spots. A new one is growing beneath it. How long is it going to take?
For big toe: It takes about 1 year for new nail grows out. ...Read more
Hi! I have this dark spot on my toe, is this ok? It didn't grow or change, has been here for months
Yes: It should be fine, but keep an eye on it. Over your lifetime, "birthmarks" can occur anywhere on your body and can be relatively benign. Unless there is irregularity, bleeding, or concerning features such as open wound, it usually isn't something to worry about. However, if you are worried, see your dermatologist or podiatrist for a biopsy. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Agree: But could also be leather dye from shoe. Can't tell you how many times this happens but play it safe and get it checked. ...Read more
I found a dark brown spot. 5cm wide, perfectly circular, no raise in skin level on my baby toe. 100% it was not present 8days ago. Should I worry?
No: That doesn't sound overtly suspicious, however, it is entirely prudent to have that looked at as soon as possible. ...Read more
Spots: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more
I noticed a small dark spot underneath my big toe nail for weeks. It's not growing but still there. Is this something to be concerned about?
A black spot appeared on my left foot between big toe and next toe, is very dark and is spreading what could it be?
This needs to be: Examined. Pigmented lesions on the foot have a poor prognosis as they are often found late.....please see a podiatrist or dermatologist for exam and possible biopsy. ...Read more
Erm I am having a dark spot or a big black dot under the toe of my left foot. It is not pain at all but I am kinda worried. What should I do?
Go to the foot doc: Or dermatologist. They can examine and see if you need a biopsy. ...Read more
Erm I am having a dark spot or a big black dot under the toe of my left foot. It is really big and almost about 1/3 of the toe. What should I do?
Get it looked at by: A doctor it could be a plantar melanoma. If not treated it could be trouble. Might be nothing but a black spot on the bottom of the foot we always have a high suspicion for cancer, especially in an dark skinned individual. A similar thing was the demise of bob marley. ...Read more