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Hard, Red Spot On The Leg
I had 1 lump in the crease between my leg and pelvic area and now its 2. They are hard and don't move, also no red spot or anything its under the skin.
Needs to be seen: The presence of lumps is not normal, need to be evaluated by your physician. ...Read more
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
Follicle or cyst?: This may represent a plugged hair follicle or possibly a sebaceous cyst. Material can build up under the skin and can become red/swollen like described. Warm compresses may help a plugged follicle, but a cyst may require removal by a physician. Sometimes plugged follicles are also drained by a physician. These should be addressed before they become too enlarged. ...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
Have a red spot white white center on my leg in two places. Wondering what to do. I have used antbacterial cream?
I found new, irregularly shaped red spot, 5-6mm, on my leg and I'm curious if I should have it checked out. There is no pain, itching, etc.?
I'v had one red spot on my lower leg started out as the size of an eraser a month an a half ago now is slightly bigger than a dime treated with?
I have red spot on lower leg after a day it turn black and never fades after 7 months now my lower leg full of red spot im afraid that they turn black?
There's a red spot appeared on my lower leg. I've tried squeezing but nothing happens (ie; no blood) - Is this bad?
Have a non painful red spot on my bikini line by the crease of my leg with a hole in it sometimes oozes clear what could this be?
Evaluation: Most likely an infection. Get an evaluation ...Read more
I have a small red spot (can feel like a pimple) on bottom half of my leg. I've squeezed, scrapped, and nothing happens (no blood). What could it be?
Earlier I noticed the red spot on my leg and on my neck. Is this a sign of the chickenpox, what to do?
2 red spots on your: Body probably isn't chicken pox. A rash from chickenpox often occurs first on trunk (chest/back) ; then moves to face ; then extremities. The rash becomes blisters that itch. Blisters usually have all transformed into scabs in about a week. There are usually around 100 to 300 lesions (more on adults than small children). The rash could spread to mouth, eyelids ; genitalia. ...Read more
My bf works with cars gets drity a lot an he has red spot like rash on uper parts of his legs please help want to no what they r?
Not on the Internet: I am sorry but the word "red" and the word "rash' are not in any way specific or descriptive enough to comment on in any valid medical way. In general skin must be seen to be diagnosed. The best thing for your boyfriend is to get to his doctor for an examination. ...Read more
Red spot lower right leg. Used to have a pitch black scab on top but fell off now been like this for 8 months. Not itchy. Gets dry and doesn't hurt?
New skin: Wound healed, new skin pink. If it bleeds, itches, grows, you may need to seek help. But it sounds like non-specific result of injury. ...Read more