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Red Spots In My Big Toe Symptoms
Got these red spots on my toes with lots of itching and burning sensations. Big toe nails look yellowish, slightly brownish at the front edges.
See a foot doc: Or dermatologist. Without seeing a picture hard to day. ...Read more
See her podiatrist.: She should be checked out to make sure she heals properly from her fall. Podiatrists can also provide nail care, check ups, wound care (trimming callus and dead tissue away), write antibiotic prescriptions if necessary (oral, or topical for use on wounds), perform surgery, and get you custom diabetic inserts and shoes to avoid future problems. ...Read more
Red Spots on Foot: While the most common cause of small red bumps on the bottom of your foot is a fungal infection known as tinea pedis, or athlete's foot. Several other diseases may present similarly. These include contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis--which is associated with asthma--bacterial infections, and psoriasis. ...Read more
I don't know how to post the photo but the top of my right foot has 4 little red spots that itch, are dry&get redder while I take a shower. What is it?
See your doctor: We need to find out what they are before we can determine the best way to remove them. ...Read more
3year old has red spots on the bottom of her foot on the inside not outside of foot. Just came up. Saying foot hurt though.
Have it evaluated.: Diabetics may develop numbness over the years and may not have normal pain perception. Have her evaluated and make sure she does not have any underlying injuries. ...Read more
Hi, I noticed three tiny red bumps and red spots under my foot yesterday. They don't hurt or itch in any way. What can be causing them? Thanks.
It may be nothing. .: It is impossible to determine the cause with such minimal history. It is possible that it is the early stages of chronic athletes foot. This sometimes is non-itchy nor painful. Wait and see if it gets worse or if the symptoms change, you might get a better answer then. ...Read more
My 3 month old just got two red spots on her heels one on the back of each foot right above her heels looks like it would from someone with shoes that are too small but she doesn't wear shoes they don't seem to bother her at all they have been there for a
There could be many: Reasons those red dots are there. I.E. A bite, a scratch, an abrasion etc. Babies do kick their feet around. It may also be none of the above the hard thing is that we can't see the red spots as you do. For this reason I would recommend you take your baby to the doctor - her pediatrician, a dermatologist or podiatrist should be able to help. ...Read more
My 88 yr. Old neighbor took her sock off tonight & found her right foot red, swollen, red spots on the top. What could this be?
See docto asap: It could be infection or other cause and should be evaluated asap/ ...Read more
Had 4 red spots on top of L foot for 9+months (came out in an all-over rash following injury, the 4 spots were what I was left with), then turned brown and multiplied suddenly (100+). Now appearing on R foot. Not itchy/red/hot etc, look like freckles?
Lentigo or freckle?:
Have a read of these, do either of them fit more with you? Https://www. Dermnetnz. Org/topics/lentigo/
https://www. Dermnetnz. Org/topics/ephelis/ ...Read more
I have very small red spots under my right foot between the ball and arch, with a further 1-2 underneath the middle of my foot. These form a lump.
Hi, a couple weeks ago I noticed 2 painless small red dots on my penis. Now I have small red dots on my tongue and red spots on foot. What can it be?
Hemangiomas?: A few painless red dots on the skin, on the penis or anywhere else, usually are not abnormal. Most likely they are small hemangiomas, i.e. blood vessel "moles". They are harmless and often become more common as the years pass. No STD or any other serious health problem is a likely cause. But see a doctor for reassurance if you remain concerned. ...Read more
High fever for two days, red spots developed on my skin mostly foot and palms, itchy but when scratch or touch, it hurt as if it is swollen.
Hand & foot rash: Many skin conditions can involve hands & feet. Some of them are erythema multiforme, that looks like little targets, usually triggered by a cold sore eruption but could be due to medications, a viral infection called hand, foot & mouth disease that has oval blisters surrounded by rim of red on palms, soles and in mouth. These may have fever, also eczema, psoriasis, etc. Please see dermatologist. ...Read more
I started seeing red spots appearing on my left foot then leg, no pain or iching. I had a total left knee replacement in 1994?
Go to your doc: You should see your primary care doctor so he/she can get a good look at what these lesions look like. It is hard to say just by verbal description. ...Read more
Hi my son had sore through for 2 days followed by a mild fever, hardly eat or drink +headache now as well as lots of red spots on his left foot.?
I vote for: A doctors visit. Keep your son well hydrated but go for a doctors visit. ...Read more
I have small red spots on my skin. Legs/stomach/neck/foot. But aren't all there at once, once one set of them disappear another comes up. What is it?
Tiny red spots back of 3 yr old throat, tummy pain, high fever, no appetite. Doc says hand foot mouth. But what else could it be and can I look out 4?
Strep throat: Strep usually causes abdominal pain; but if he had a strep test and it is negative, likely the doctor is right and it could be hand-foot-mouth. Feed soft lukewarm foods and plenty of room temp liquids, nothing scratchy, acid or carbonated and use Acetaminophen for discomfort--should be better in a few days. It is possible to have both. ...Read more
I have small red blood spots on side of big toe really painful and won't heal what are they and how can it be grates pls?
Need more informatio: The spots that you describe as blood spots need to be evaluated. I can't tell from your description as to whether the blood spots are tender themselves or are these dilated vessels, are there areas of loss of tissue, or are there neurologic issues involved, so we need more information. These could be an area of trauma depending on your shoe ...Read more
Previous ankle sprain. MRI and X-rays done. No spur or seismoids. Big toe has two bony spots and that are red on top of foot hard to bend or curl?
Fungus: Possibly athletes foot for a quick simple answer. Try an antifungal first and if no improvement follow up with a podiatrist. ...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
I have a bright red and sore spot on top of the joint, closest to nail of big toe, left. Some artritis in other joint. Longtime fungus on nail. Thanks?
Foot care: Individuals with diabetes mellitus and/or on immunosuppressants need to be very cautious about sores and ulcers on their feet. Routine foot care is extremely important. Once an abnormality is noted I would not hesitate to seek medical attention to make sure this is not some type of infection that will get out of hand and result in tissue loss. ...Read more