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Hard Spots On Legs
Randomly got Petechiae spots on my legs. Started with a few and now there is hundreds however hard to see them. Could this be from standing all week ?
Itchy dark spots that become hard and dark with scratching, that only appear on the legs and leave dark marks.
Dermatitis: There are various kinds. Sometimes something is irritating. At age 9 eczema is common. Especially if you have brown or black skin you will notice darker skin wherever you are rubbing or scratching. this is post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. You will do best with a prescription cortisone cream. Meanwhile you can try OTC hydrocortisone cream. A dermatologist will help you. ...Read more
Is it normal to get mild petechia (a few small spots) after vigorous scratching? When I scratch chest or legs hard, they sometimes show up. 331 plts
Scratching causes it: Petechiae result from a minor bleed from a broken capillary blood vessel. The most common cause for petechiae limited to a specific area is local trauma. Scratching is a common cause. If your petechiae appeared in certain areas only after you started scratching that would be a likely cause. If that is not the case or if your problem persist or worsen see your physician for a specific diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I found a patch of spots under my bum cheek on my leg they are a liitle sore to touch and hard?
Hi Doc. A few weeks back i noticed red rashes on my legs which were in form of spots and were itchy and hot.They have now turned into black hard spots?
Can you get a blood clot from a bad bruise on your leg? Brother kicked me hard bottom of leg had red welt put ice on it now have yellow bluish bruise with spots of purple?
THE BRUISE, NO: The bruise itself does not cause DVT, but the trauma causing the bruise theoretically could. ...Read more
I have a painful rash mostly on my buttocks & on my back under my bra band. I do have a few spots on my arms & legs aswell. They look like bug bites but are more sore than itchy. Not sure what may have caused them. I'm having a hard time finding infor
See your doctor.: You should have your doctor check this. It may be a benign lymph node, but the only way to tell is to be examined. ...Read more
Go see a doctor: It's hard to imagine your description. Please go see a doctor. ...Read more
Abnormal growth: Any abnormal growth should be examined by a doctor. ...Read more