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One Red Spot On Leg
I'v had one red spot on my lower leg started out as the size of an eraser a month an a half ago now is slightly bigger than a dime treated with?
I noticed a red spot on my leg. It's swollen. About 1.25 inch one way and .5 inch the other. There is a small lump but I just considered it a pimple.
Skin infections: Pus filled bumps on the skin are usually the symptom of a skin infection. When they become red, warm to touch and painful it is called cellulitis. Treatment of this includes oral antibiotics and occassionally drainage. See your doctor, because resistant infections are becoming more common and require special treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My feet swelled and got blaches, a blach on my leg and one on my privates a red spot perfectly round with a darker red pimple in middle?
My mother has a boil like red spot on the side of her right breast. She also says she has one on her legs and some other part of her body. I don't remember where but she's claiming it to be "shingles or a "cyst ". She says it hurts. Wwhat could it be?
Mom should see doc: Your mom should see a doctor to be sure these are benign boils. The breast lesion particularly sounds troublesome. Please have her see her doctor. ...Read more
I was camping & got a red spot on my leg. It's painful, has swelling, itching redness and a lump under the skin. How can I know what it is?
Bug bite: You probably got bitten by a bug of some sort - impossible to tell what sort without seeing it in person. Could also be a small staph infection, or a bite that has become infected. Apply warm soaks 2-3 times/day, but if it doesn't resolve in a few days see your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Nummular eczema: Hello, Your description may have given it away. This could possibly be nummular eczema. Nummular eczema can appear after a skin injury such as burn or insect bite. Thankfully it has subsided. Be sure if this to seek help from a specialist if it reverses course. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Random red spot on foot - I have two, one on heel and other on front side. They are sore and hurt. Causes?
I have a flat, non-itchy dark red spot on my ankle. It doesn't hurt either. It's about the size of a small oval pill. It's definitely not a mole or a scar. I've had it for two weeks. There is only one and I don't have any other symptoms.
New skin lesion: A new lesion that arises and has been present for two weeks raises the probability that this is trauma related. It could possibly be caused by clothing, or shoes, or even a bug bite. I suggest you monitor the are for changes. If it persists after another week or two with changes, consult your physician. ...Read more
Siri got 1 red spot on my pennis head and 5 red red spots on my hand, two red bumps on thigh and one ulcer on mouth ? Are these acute HIV symptms ?
Could be: See a dermatologist to get your final answer. ...Read more
Below: Spots, rashes and bumps need a visual exam to make an accurate DX Unable to give answer in this format. ...Read more
I found new, irregularly shaped red spot, 5-6mm, on my leg and i'm curious if I should have it checked out. There is no pain, itching, etc. ?
I have red spot on lower leg after a day it turn black and never fades after 7 months now my lower leg full of red spot im afraid that they turn black?
There's a red spot appeared on my lower leg. I've tried squeezing but nothing happens (ie; no blood) - Is this bad?
Have a non painful red spot on my bikini line by the crease of my leg with a hole in it sometimes oozes clear what could this be?
Evaluation: Most likely an infection. Get an evaluation ...Read more