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Red Spot In Both Legs
Livedo reticularis in thighs, knees red/purple like blood pooling, lower legs very white. LR spreading, now in buttocks and upper arms. Vascular?
Yes.: SAeeking ongoing medical attention and vascular evaluation-ASAP ...Read more
Sun burn feeling rash between legs by knees localized in same spots on both sides, no itching, red.
Contact dermatitis?: Sounds like you could be having a reaction to something. The detergent you use on your clothes, a soap, or lotion, etc. Stop any new products, and go fragrance free. If you are wearing spandex or clothes with spandex, then a reaction to the spandex could be a problem, too. Over the counter hydrocortisone cream will help if this is the cause. If it does not or gets hot or painful, worse-see MD ...Read more
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
What is this red spots skin in my legs and feels so itchy, multiple red spots and both my left and right legs..Very itchy?
Inflammatory rash.: What you are describing may be inflammation of the skin or of the hair follicles. Try treating with an over-the-counter topical steroid, but if this is not helpful within 2-3 days, see a dermatologist. The fact there are many spots, and it is so itchy, warrants medical treatment. ...Read more
Woke up with red spots on 1 leg. Next day more red spots and on both lower legs. Spots are itchy, slight bump in center. Dry, irritant throat @ night.
Possible reaction: It is difficult to assess without seeing the lesions but it can represent a bite or even represent a reaction to a viral upper respiratory infection. I would see a physician so that they can perform the appropriate evaluation or tests for this if it does not improve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Okay so on both my arms and my leg there are these kinda raised pinkish red spots and in the middle of the spots is this sickly yellowish white color?
I have nickel sized red spots on the back of my leg and lower back, they are dark centered with red around it. What is it?
Need more info: There are many potential answers for such spots. For example: Do they itch or burn? How long have they been present? Have you been recently bitten by insects? Any new drug or supplement introduced? If they bother you enough, you should consult your doctor to find out whether treatment is needed. ...Read more
I have a red splotch with a red bump in the middle on my thigh, and some smaller red splotches on my lower stomach. What are they?
Bumpy rashes on legs: Rashes can be difficult to diagnosis, even by a skilled dermatologist looking at the rash in person. With just a description i cannot answer your question. There are many causes of rashes in these areas, such as a contact allergy, irritation, chafing, fungus, scabies, etc. I recommend you make an appointment with a board certified dermatologist so she/he can examine you and make a diagnosis. ...Read more
I have brown spot on both side of my pupils in the white area with red blood Vessels in the corners of my eye?
May be normal or: If it has always been there then it may be normal pigmentation.But if it is something new.Consult your family doctor or an Opthalmologist ...Read more
My mother has dark purple, blue and red splotches all over the sides and top of her feet. Her feet are also cold and sometimes painful?
My 1 1/2 year old developed brown spots in clusters on both ankles and both wrists. If they were red in color it would look like a rash Skin is smooth?
My Son has a pale red skin rash on his back arms and legs. Parts of it are round ( back arms lower legs ) but it is all over his buttocks help?
Bruises : Leaking of superficial blood vessels.Get a more detailed answer ›
Red itchy blotches all over all over from neck down to feet even in palms and soles of feet. Mostly in lower thighs and under arms.
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
I have a bump/spot on my leg, in the middle is a bright red spot then around is red and then on the outside it’s purple, I have two on my thigh?
I have red itchy spots on my legs that started out on one leg a one spot on thursday that has traveled up both legs.
Itchy spots: Insect bites are a possibility(chiggers, bed bugs). Another is an allergic reaction to something that has come in contact with your legs but not the rest of your body. Have you walked near poison ivy or poison oak? Observe for any clues and you could take an antihistamine like benadryl(causes drowsiness) or claritin which is non drowsy. See your physician or a dermatologist as needed. ...Read more
I have a small red spot (can feel like a pimple) on bottom half of my leg. I've squeezed, scrapped, and nothing happens (no blood). What could it be?
2 days ago I saw a small red spot on my leg. It’s swollen, warm, v. painful & with a red circle spreading. there’s a hard lump & it burns?
Unfortunately we are: not able to diagnose rashes, bumps and bites over the internet since we can't see the lesions. This sounds serious. You should make an appointment to be evaluated and examined by a health care professional as soon as possible. ...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
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
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 cream?
See doctor: Sounds like you may need a biopsy since it has changed Better get checked right away ...Read more
Earlier i noticed the red spot on my leg and on my neck. Is this a sign of the chickenpox, what to do?
2 red spots on your: Body probably isn't chicken pox. A rash from chickenpox often occurs first on trunk (chest/back) ; then moves to face ; then extremities. The rash becomes blisters that itch. Blisters usually have all transformed into scabs in about a week. There are usually around 100 to 300 lesions (more on adults than small children). The rash could spread to mouth, eyelids ; genitalia. ...Read more
My bf works with cars gets drity a lot an he has red spot like rash on uper parts of his legs please help want to no what they r?
Not on the Internet: I am sorry but the word "red" and the word "rash' are not in any way specific or descriptive enough to comment on in any valid medical way. In general skin must be seen to be diagnosed. The best thing for your boyfriend is to get to his doctor for an examination. ...Read more
Red spot lower right leg . Used to have a pitch black scab on top but fell off now been like this for 8 months. Not itchy. Gets dry and doesn't hurt?
New skin: Wound healed, new skin pink. If it bleeds, itches, grows, you may need to seek help. But it sounds like non-specific result of injury. ...Read more