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Red Flat Dot On Bottom Of Toes
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 red dot on the bottom of my foot and it hurts when I touch or walk on it. It's smooth like the rest of my foot but a painful dot there.
I would advise: You see a podiatrist or dermatologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
I got redness on my big toes and now moved to mi left pinkie and side and bottom of right foot. Very sensitive to touch?
Too hard to tell.: You need to see a podiatrist for accurate assessment and treatment. This could any number of issues from dermatological to orthopedic to metabolic. ...Read more
Something bit the bottom of my toe this morning. My toes are swollen and redness is moving up my foot even after taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine).
Seek immediate: Attention as you may have an infection. I would go to the ER if it is night time by you. ...Read more
The bottom pad of my left big toe is swollen. No pain or redness, just puffy on the pad. Did not injure it. No ingrown toenail. Any ideas what it is?
Fat pad: , there is a fat pad present underneath the toes or metatarsal pads. ...Read more
I got a bite on my toe don't know what it its but its swollen and its open with red dot what kind of spider could it be?
Watch the Wound.: I'm not sure if you are describing the wound as having a red dot or the spider as having a red dot. The initial treatment is to clean the wound with soap and water, apply a topical antibiotic and light dressing. An ice or cold pack helps with the swelling and pain. You need to watch to make sure that the wound does not start spreading, causing tissue damage, in which case you need to see a doctor. ...Read more
Insect bite: In my office lately I have seen blisters with central white dots and they are from insect bites. Also, a red blister with a white dot could be a sign of some pus inside the blister. Watch the redness, if it looks like it is spreading around the blister this could be a sign of infection. If you suspect an infection see your pcp. ...Read more
I have this small red painful bump on the bottom of my big toe, between the pad and food. It won't pop, it hurts to bend my toe what might it be?
Without seeing: Hard to tell. See podiatrist, or dermatologist. ...Read more
Can of Febreeze fell directly on my pinky toe about five hours ago and now it has turned a purple and red color (bottom & inner side of toe). Normal?
Rule out fracture: The bruising you describe may be the result of soft tissue damage caused by the crush injury to your toe from the blunt trauma of the heavy can. It is important to recognize that one of the signs ER doctors look for in determining whether a fracture has occurred is the presence of early bruising. Seek urgent care and X-ray eval but even if fractured buddy taping, ice and elevation are enough! ...Read more
What is wrong with my feet I have diabetes and recently I have been having problems with my feet. They are getting red patches on my big toes, around the bottoms, and on the tops they look like pin pricks (tiny red dots). I thought they might have been f
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Follow up on? Earlier. Small multiple red inflammation spots on bottom of left toes, painful, tender cold to touch feel cold to me. Keep from sleep
See U PCP: For evaluation and work up.Get a more detailed answer ›
My 10 month old baby's bottom of big toe has what looks like a lump (soft) and is bright red? What could thos be?
Toe push off.: It would reasonable to assume that you baby will use his legs to forcibly push his feet against anything his foot can come in contact with. Check to see if this is not happening. Foot or toe pressure against the crib, for example. Could be the beginning of a inflamed toe secondary to pressure. ...Read more
Swollen red hot bottom tip of toes worse as day goes on. Feels like walking on glass. Tried soaking and anti-fungal cream?
Bug bite bottom of toe? Had ~4-5 days. Tender. Red area < than dime. Small amount of puss (like a pimple). Cleaned. Suggestions? Thx!
Clean area: And see doctor as puss indicates infection. And some bites especially from spiders tend to get infected. ...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
I have a big red dot on my left toe, it itches, and hurts all the time. What is this? It has been on my left big toe for 2 years, now it is showing up on my right big toe! My mom and dad look at it but don't know what and they keep telling me we will go
I can't diagnose you over the internet, but if you've had it for 2 years, and it's now appearing in the same spot on the other big toe, it could be irritation from rubbing because of the shape of your toe or even that your shoe size needs to be increased. While there is no real rush, mom and dad should take you to a podiatrist.
Print this out and leave it on the kitchen counter:
dear mom and dad of anonymous kid from lansing, mi:
your child seems to be concerned enough to write here at avvo about a problem he or she is having in their big toes. My best advice is to take him or her to a podiatrist and find out whether this is anything serious. Besides, he/she is in pain.
dr. Fox in ny
hope that helps kiddo. Good luck! ...Read more
Left foot tingles on bottom it comes and goes I have no swelling, redness or weakness and I'm healthy what could this be?
My 1year old son has a dime size red spot that's kind of like a blister on both of his heels and around the bottom of his big toes.?
Viral: This could be an indication for a viral infection. I would take him to a dermatologist or a podiatrist for an examination, which may require a biopsy to confirm the dx. ...Read more
Big toe has a red area at bottom of my toenail looks swollen a bit and weird clear ooze that hardens into yellow crusty stuff tried peroxide it foams?
Is it itchy: Appears to be an eczema from the description you gave. Avoid putting hydrogen peroxide. Clean with tap water and soap, dry the area and then apply a steroid cream -otc preparations initially. If not helpful than get a more potent preparation from your pcp it doesn't appear to be pyogenic whitlow as there appears to be less question of pain. Avoid changing shoes often. Avoidnew detergents/new shoes. ...Read more
Son is swimmer. He got a huge blister on bottom of big toe playing frisbee. Blister has popped and is red/raw. How should we care for it?
What causes the bottom of ur feet to burn and tingle w/pain? Also the tips of my toes are red and have stabbing pain, what is this? Plz help!
Lately when I've been walking my outter toes & feet turn red, no pain. I have flat, wide feet. I eat healthy, workout too. What is it? Will I die?
Red feet: Please see your doctor or a foot doctor. This MAY be related to the shoes you are wearing or a medical condition. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Have severe case of gout toe ball of foot is deep red bottom of toe hurts along right below it on foot top of toe has black line. Have MRI Wednesday.
I have a red sore spot on the tip of my toe on the bottom I work at a factory where my feet get moist I have a picture of it if needed?
Helpful to see pic: Also need to review medical history.Get a more detailed answer ›
Every winter I encounter a nail-like sharp pain at the bottom of my left foot, located somewhere below my small toe. My toes become hot, itchy & red.
My toes turn blue in the shower. Other symptoms are hands and feet are almost always cold. Bottoms of my feet are dark red and my palms blue & swollen?
See doc: I know it's easy to say you need to see a doctor, but I think you do need to see one. You may need to have your circulation checked for one. Also, other diseases such as vasculitis (blood vessel wall inflammation) as well as inflammatory diseases such as lupus or reynaud's may need to be ruled out. ...Read more