Painful red spot on bottom of foot - Doctor answers
Red spot on top of my right foot. Just appeared 4 months ago. Started out painful but the oast 3 months hssnt botheted me. What could this be?
Many possibilities: There are many causes of skin discoloration and rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections, insect bites and malignancies can cause discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I have very tiny slightly red spot like lumps on on my hands and feet there are very few I can even count them. But they are very painful to touch?
There is a red spot on the bottom of my foot, near my toe, and in the red spot there's a white dot... It's itchy...it's on the inside. What is it?
I have a tiny raised red spot on the bottom of my foot on the soft bit, it's really itchy and hurts when I itch it won't go away how do I get rid x?
Hard to diagnose: Without more of a history and an examination. How long have you had this? Was there any injury or environmental exposure? Cortisone cream may help itching but see a foot specialist. ...Read more
2nd toe for 3rd time has on the tip a red spot (looks like tiny dots). Its is painful and cold. As days go by spot increases skin peels. No injury.
Difficult to say: Without seeing but see a foot doc or dermatologist if they aren't sure what is after seeing it, they likely will biopsy it. ...Read more
I have a red spot on the top of my third toe, it is slightly painful since I have picked it and I'm worried that its something serious, should I be?
Since your concerned: In order for you not to worry and stress out it would be wise to show a doctor. It may be something as "silly" as an abrasion from rubbing on your shoe, or a bursitis developing. But, sometimes it can be something more serious. The only way to know would be to how someone it with experience to make the diagnosis. Stressing out though doesn't help..... ...Read more
I have this dark red spot on the bottom of my big toe. It hurts when I walk on it but other than that it is fine. I did not notice it this morning?
Could be a lot: Of things. I would check with a podiatrist to see what it is. ...Read more
My big toe suddenly felt extreme pain and turned red and felt hot to the touch. It has been about 7 hours and is still very painful, red, is throbbing, and hurts to touch. Do I need to get this checked out? There is a tiny red spot that looks as though I
Dang nab it.: Whenever I examine a patient with the symptoms you describe in the big toe, I have to consider gout. Even though teenagers usually are not afflicted with this painful condition, it can and does happen. Remove all doubt, and get it seen immediately, for several reasons. Pain relief and definitive diagnosis are important but also to eliminate any possibility of a potentially serious infection. ...Read more
Lots of reasons: From tight shoes to trauma. See your family physician who can give you an accurate answer. ...Read more
I have redness on the bridge of my nose and also about 4 or 5 red spot size blotches on one cheek which sometimes fade and sometimes glow red? Help
Facial redness?: See your primary doctor or a dermatologist, who should be able to ask you detailed questions and examine you to help diagnose and prescribe the best treatment to help improve or resolve the signs and symptoms you are describing. Topical cream and/or laser or light treatment (s) as well as behavioral/ dietary modification may be part of your treatment plan. ...Read more
I was feeling fine then all of a sudden my foot felt really tight and a red spot appeared and within minutes went away, nothing else. What could it be?
Not sure: Sounds like a vascular flush. If it happens again, take a picture of the red spot. ...Read more
Got a red spot on my foot that feels sore when pushed on. It arrived this morning and I was wondering what it could be?
Bite: Possibly an insect bite. May also be a bruise from contusion to foot. See your foot specialist as soon as possible ...Read more
I had a callus at the top of my foot, it was tough skin and kind of dark. Started apllying corn and callus remover, now its gone but there's a red spot?
Irritation: It is likely that the redness you see is residual irritation from the corn/callus remover. Protect the skin from the sun. Apply a moisturizer and Hydrocortisone and with some time the redness should fade. Should it persist beyond a few weeks seek the advice of a board certified dermatologist in your area. ...Read more
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 red spot on my foot. It doesn't look swollen but it feels really tight. Doctors told me not to worry but it has been there for months.
What did the: Doctors tell you it was? I biopsy is a simple way to get a definitive diagnosis of a skin lesion. ...Read more
Would a spider bite, I believe it is anyways; black core within a large red spot; just above my ankle cause my foot and ankle to swell? What is the time frame for this to heal? Thanks
I have pain in my knee when I try to straighten my leg. After walking about 3 or 4 feet I get a big red spot ontop. It swells up when I walk?
On my right foot I have a sore red spot right below last 3 toes.. Not on the toes. Yesterday I could barely walk it was so sore. Today still really sore but now this red spot is new?
Cellulitis: Soreness and redness, in your case sounds like too much pressure being applied to the metatarsal bones. This can occur from prolonged standing or walking with poorly cushioned shoes. You need to address this, If this pain does not subside. Then see a specialist to evaluate your problem specifically. ...Read more