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Itching Ankles Caused By Plebitus
My ankle swells and top of my feet in the ankle region there is a rash on both feet that itches . What are the possible causes?
I have small itchy bumps on back of neck at the hair line and then it appeared around ankles and bend of knees itches bad what caused it what can I do ?
My husband broke his ankle several years ago and it has continued to be discolored and the discoloration is growing.It is dry and itches at times. What could be the problem?
Ankle rash: Ankle rashes can be caused by a wide variety of diseases, disorders and conditions, such as infection, inflammation, allergic reaction, eczema, insect bites, and autoimmune processes. For example, an acute ankle rash that appears suddenly may be caused by an allergic reaction or sensitivity to a particular substance, such as poison ivy. See you dermatologist for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a rash right above my ankle, I had two little cuts on my ankle that itched & over the past two weeks is has become a rash that itches horribly.
Rash from scratching: I suspect that the rash (at least in part) is probably from your scratching that area which itches you. So have you tried either covering it to make it more difficult to scratch, put some moisturizing cream on to tone down the itch, or something over the counter such as Bacteen which has a temporary cooling/numbning effect? Your doctor can prescribe more potent creams to get you to not scratch it ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a bump on my inner ankle that won't go away. I thought it was a pimple or bug bite since it itches when messed with, but it won't go down.
Bump: You MUST have your Primary doctor refer you to the nearest foot specialist. Things should be OK for your inner ankle bump. Hope all goes well. Michael Kleerekoper ...Read more
Why my lower part of right leg above ankle itches for a long time? The more you scratch the itchier it gets. Tried many cream but to no avail.
Time to see: A doctor then and get an accurate diagnosis....(or was that done already.?) what creams have you tried? ...Read more
Lasting one year I have had a reddish rash on the front ankles. no swelling. Skin can appear dry and rarely itches. Doesn't go away. 350 lbs 6ft tall.
Fungus: I would try an over the counter antifungal as sometimes I have seen redness develop with out itching. Follow the directions on the medication and if this does not show improvement in 4 to 6 weeks let your Podiatrist see it and give you a better idea of what is going on. ...Read more