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Itchy thighs & calves. No rash & not red. Itchy at night. If i itch long enough i get small white dots. Child sleeps with me no signs. Had it for 1 mo?

Itchy thighs & calves. No rash & not red. Itchy at night. If i itch long enough i get small white dots. Child sleeps with me no signs. Had it for 1 mo?

A few things: It is hard to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. It may be eczema or you may be having an allergic reaction to something, you may be having a reaction due to a change in your detergent or something like that. If you would like to make an appointment with me i can give you a proper diagnosis and give you some meds to relieve your symptoms. ...Read more

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Itchy skin on my calves been there for months?

Itchy skin on my calves been there for months?

Dermatitis: You probably have dermatitis but you should see your dermatologist to get the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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9 year old boy has red dots, not itchy sometimes scab on calves?

9 year old boy has red dots, not itchy sometimes scab on calves?

Long list of things: There are a large number of things that could cause this, with a wide variety of treatments. Please attach a photo for more accurate help. ...Read more

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What has caused my ankles and calves to become incredibly itchy?

What has caused my ankles and calves to become incredibly itchy?

Itchy!: There are many reasons why your lower extremities can be itchy. It is not uncommon for winter weather to cause dry skin, topical moisturizer creams can aid with this dilemma. You do want to make sure that the itch is not caused due to an allergic reaction (think if there are any new products, exposures in your environment etc. Recently) if this problem persists see your pcp. ...Read more

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I have had a non itchy rash on the back of both calves for a couple of years and no one can tell me why.

I have had a non itchy rash on the back of both calves for a couple of years and no one can tell me why.

Dermatologist: Have you seen a dermatologist? They specialize in skin conditions and could shed some light on your condition. Consider a biopsy of the area in question. ...Read more