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Doctor insights on: Hard White Spots On Feet And Ankles

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Sometimes my feet randomly turn a purple/black color with purple spots near my ankles and it's hard to move my toes. ?

Sometimes my feet randomly turn a purple/black color with purple spots near my ankles and it's hard to move my toes. ?

Specific picture.: Somethings just can't be evaluated without actually seeing the issue at hand. I fear that this is one of them. Randomly occurring skin discolorations are sometimes impossible to explain, let along come up with a treatment plan. I suggest you take a picture of the event and upload it so a visual appreciation can be made. I feel certain that a Healthtap specialist can then help you. ...Read more

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My child has a red spot on her ankle with 6 little white spots inside it?

My child has a red spot on her ankle with 6 little white spots inside it?

Red spot on knee: You need to see a doctor asap as it seems like there is an infection in the skin. It could be deeper than it may seem and the white spots are most llikely from the spreading of the infection. Very rarely there could be abscess as well.See your doc asap. ...Read more

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Little white spots on my ankles?

Skin plaques. : Probably nothing to be concerned about. Also, probably nothing to do about it. You could see a dermatologist to have it checked out. ...Read more

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Husband 52. Good to great health has dull reddish spots around ankles going up the tib fid a little ways. Also on feet but not heavily?

Husband 52. Good to great health has dull reddish spots around ankles going up the tib fid a little ways. Also on feet but not heavily?

STASIS DERMATITIS: The reddish stippling that developes on middle-aged individuals lower legs and ankles is caused by the pigment left behind when red blood cells break. This happens more frequently when your ankles swell. Crossing your ankles is another common cause. After many years the red turns to a copper color, and the skin can become brittle. Compression stockings can help prevent or slow the progression. ...Read more

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My daughter when standing up has white spots on bottom and sides of feet some are bubbled out. What could this be?

My daughter when standing up has white spots on bottom and sides of feet some are bubbled out. What could this be?

This may be circulat: This may be normal and related to her normal physiology of how her blood flow goes to the feet. Sometimes we see little fat pads that can do this. Your physician can help clarify this ...Read more

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Sometimes I have white spots below the ankle on back part that appear and dissapear themselves in some minutes or hours.The other part may become dark?

Sometimes I have white spots below the ankle on back part that appear and dissapear themselves in some minutes or hours.The other part may become dark?

Piezogenic papules: This may be due to a non problematic and noncancerous problem where the fat globules in your foot coagulate and become whitish in appearance. When you are off of your foot, they will dissappear. Nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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