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I have these tiny bumps around my left ankle that are very itchy, after i shaved i noticed that part was irritated, now a few days later theyre bumps.

I have these tiny bumps around my left ankle that are very itchy, after i shaved i noticed that part was irritated, now a few days later theyre bumps.

Bumps on ankle: Several possibilities. You may have gotten some type of bites or slightly injured yourself shaving, and they are now getting infected. Try neosporin ointment twice per day, and watch for new bites. If you get worse or it does not clear up then see your doctor. ...Read more

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My left ankle has been very itchy. But I don't see any rash or bug bite there. What are some possible causes of this?

My left ankle has been very itchy. But I don't see any rash or bug bite there. What are some possible causes of this?

Itch: An itchy region without a rash may be caused by a patch of dry skin, slight irritability/inflammation of superficial nerves or a low grade allergic reaction or irritation from clothing or friction. Applying a cortisone type ointment to that itchy patch. ...Read more

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Small left inner ankle rash. Itchy, had for long time, now left leg hair loss, what could it be? Recently having pain down same leg at night, restless

Small left inner ankle rash. Itchy, had for long time, now left leg hair loss, what could it be? Recently having pain down same leg at night, restless

See doctor: You did not specify the type of cardiovascular disease which is unusual at your young age. An itchy rash at the ankle may have many causes including shoe dermatitis but you need to see your doctor and have him/her take a look at it. As far as you leg issue, you may ask your doctor whether you may be suffering from restless leg syndrome and get the treatment for it. ...Read more

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Bacterial infection, reoccurring, blistery like pimples, itchy and tender, come back each month on my left ankle, leaves scarring after gone?

Bacterial infection, reoccurring, blistery like pimples, itchy and tender, come back each month on my left ankle, leaves scarring after gone?

See a doctor: How do you know it is a bacterial infection? It certainly could be... However, recurrent skin lesions in the same spot can be allergic (contact dermatitis), something like shingles (viral), very rarely cancer or autoimmune. The only way to be correctly diagnosed and treated is to go and see your doctor quickly. ...Read more

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Feel itchy all over my body, upper and lower back hurts, left elbow hurts, right thumb joint hurts, right hip hurts, both ankles hurt, why?

Feel itchy all over my body, upper and lower back hurts, left elbow hurts, right thumb joint hurts, right hip hurts, both ankles hurt, why?

Multiple options: The symptoms you describe could be from an allergy, a type of arthritis, an infection or a combination. The best doctor to see to sort this out is a rheumatologist. An allergist or immunologist could help as well. ...Read more

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I have herniated disc l5s1 with left leg sciatica and slight foot drop.My foot and ankle have gotten very itchy lately. Could this be related?

I have herniated disc l5s1 with left leg sciatica and slight foot drop.My foot and ankle have gotten very itchy lately.  Could this be related?

Foot Drop: Is concerning. If you haven't seen a spine specialist, I would do that soon. If the strength in foot is not improving you may need to see a surgeon before more extensive nerve damage occurs. Itching can suggest nerve healing though. ...Read more

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Why is my ankles itchy with rough skin?

Why is my ankles itchy with rough skin?

Explanation : This is dry skin that requires daily moisturizing lotion or cream like body butter any kind. Very helpful , especially after shower. Be well. ...Read more

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What causes your ankles tobe swollen and itchy?

See a doctor: These symptoms could be from many things. ...Read more