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Raised Spots On Legs
Need more info: A picture is worth a thousand words. Brown spots could be many things, most of which are not serious. They could be sun damaged area called solar lintigo, If they are flat and many of them. . If raised or have a "stuck on" appearance, then they could be a benign growth called a seborrheic dermatitis. These should be checked by your family doctor or dermatologist to make sure is not serious ...Read more
I am 53 years old and in the last year i've begun seeing many raised white spots on my legs. I am concerned with the appearance. Any idea of what they are and how to have them removed? Is there a health concern I should be concerned with?
Very : Very difficult to tell without a clinical examination so i would see a dermatologist. Perhaps they are seborrheic keratoses, specifically the "stucco keratoses" variant. See a picture of a pigmented version at the link below. I hope that helps. ...Read more
Red Spots on Legs: Red blotches on legs: the emergence of red blotches on legs could be due to many reasons that range from allergies, infections or insect bites and could include several other factors as well such as psoriasis or urticaria or folliculitis. In order to identify the lesions and give a diagnosis, see your local dermatologist. ...Read more
My daughter has nickel sized red raised spots on her torso forearm legs and fingers. What is this? They itch her like crazy. Nobody else in the house
Have two very small red splotchy looking spots on my leg, by my ankle on both sides. they're painless and don't itch, aren't raised. please help?
Need to see it: Really need to see what the spots look like before making any suggestions ...Read more
I have had these two blue spots on my body for as long as i can remember, one on leg and one on arm. They hurt to the touch and are slightly raised. ?
My 15 month old developed red flat dot spots mainly on her legs apart from 3 on her trunk these have turned into raised red/pink spots some with a red dot in the middle, the doctor said could be chicken pox but this started two weeks ago and there is no s
Need more info : Its hard to say much without more history and physical exam. If he recently had chicken pox vaccine, this could be a mild reaction, which often does not have that classic chicken pox vesicular look. Has she had any exposures? Recent fever? Travel? Immunization status? Daycare? We might be able to help in a Prime visit with detailed photos. ...Read more
I got clusters of red spots 2 months ago after bad shave on leg. Some feel raised/dry. Fading v/slowly. Blood clots norm when cut. Petechaie?
Close shave!: Two months ago, your razor blade apparently cut too deeply into the skin and cut some of the tiny capillaries underneath. When these capillaries clotted, they left behind tiny scabs. Technically, petechiae result from capillaries that rupture and bleed under the skin, so they don't form scabs.. But you're close! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I hasve three may be less dark spots on my inner thighs they are not raised nor bump.my said its moles but could it be due to my legs rubbing.
See a derm: Hard to say what they are without a close examination from an expert - make an appointment to see a derm or go to our Concierge site and ask for one. You will get more answers after a direct evaluation ...Read more