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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

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

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Red Spots (Definition)

One possibility for red spots is a collection of vessels in the skin and they are called hemangiomas. These can easily be treated. I usually will use ...Read more


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My 3 month old just got two bright red spots on the back of her heels. They have been there for about 30 hours now, and haven't lightened up at all.?

My 3 month old just got two bright red spots on the back of her heels.  They have been there for about 30 hours now, and haven't lightened up at all.?

Since we can't : See the spots it is difficult to give a recommendation. It is great that you are so observant with your baby. Take the baby to the pediatrician, dermatologist or podiatrist. For definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have red spots on my.Right leg with green in the center. What can it be.

I have red spots on my.Right leg with green in the center. What can it be.

See a dermatologist: Skin lesions must be seen and examined in order to be accurately diagnosed. Sorry, but cannot do this over the internet. ...Read more

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I have this white spot on my right calf of my leg and it has a couple of red spots around it what is it ?

I have this white spot on my right calf of my leg and it has a couple of red spots around it what is it ?

Red spots: Unclear from what your description is, as there are many possibilities. Have it checked for a possible spider- or other bite, or a reaction against something perhaps.... See your doctor tomorrow! ...Read more

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Dr said the swelling in my leg is starting to cause problems. have two red spots on my leg. why does swelling cause problems with my leg.

Dr said the swelling in my leg is starting to cause problems. have two red spots on my leg. why does swelling cause problems with my leg.

Vein problems: Excessive fluid in your legs caused by incompetent valves in the deep veins can lead to problems like stasis ulcers and dermatitis. ...Read more

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I have red spots on my leg...they don't itch & they seem to be under my skin...what could be the reason?

I have red spots on my leg...they don't itch & they seem to be under my skin...what could be the reason?

Cause of red spots: it is most important to know whether these spots blanche (disappear) after you push on them, which may be viral or allergic. If they do not blanche, capillary bleeding has occurred, either from a tourniquet effect of very tight socks or hose, or from capillary fragility, and you must see your PCP to find the cause, such as a rare condition called Henoch-Schoenlein purpura. ...Read more

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I have been having red spots on my skin appear lately. The biggest being on the back of my lower right leg about as big as a quarter.

I have been having red spots on my skin appear lately. The biggest being on the back of my lower right leg about as big as a quarter.

See a doctor: Skin lesions can come from any number of things and some of them can be indicitive of serious medical problems. The best course of action would be to be seen and evaluated by your doctor who may be able to tell the cause by simple inspeciton. Although further tests may be warrented ...Read more

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I have this weird feeling in the bottom of my left leg along with small red spots the size of pin pricks and itching. gets better if I straighten it.

I have this weird feeling in the bottom of my left leg along with small red spots the size of pin pricks and itching. gets better if I straighten it.

Need more info: There are many possible causes of abnormal sensations and red pin prick rash on the leg. If this is of concern I suggest that you get an evaluation. you also could take a photograph and request review during a virtual consUlt with a doctor on HealthTap. ...Read more

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Itchy red spots to the lower leg?

As above: See u pcp for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What is red spots on tthe bottom of yoyr foot called that do not hurt or itch?

What is red spots on tthe bottom of yoyr foot called that do not hurt or itch?

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

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I just noticed two red spots like a mosquito bite on my left leg is that normal?

I just noticed two red spots like a mosquito bite on my left leg is that normal?

Could be normal : It is hard to thy to diagnose skin problems without being able to look at your spots. If you were in an area where there mosquitoes then you could have been bitten by mosquitoes or other insects. Be sure to have it checked if it persists. If you desire for somebody to look at it further schedule a video visit with me or have somebody there look at it. va-allergy.com ...Read more

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I got red spots on my leg, it's quite red around it and looks quite yellow inside it's itchy but not painful?

I got red spots on my leg, it's quite red around it and looks quite yellow inside it's itchy but not painful?

Should consult.: Your best bet would be to consult with a doctor on this one, either locally with a Dermatologist or on HealthTap with uploaded pictures of these spots to review. Lesions like these are best evaluated by direct visualization and not description. ...Read more

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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?

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

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I have three red spots on my upper leg that are not itchy, and no bigger than a dime each. Just wondering what they could be?

Hard to say: Without looking . How long have you had them? Any other signs and symptoms?Would take pictures for documentation . Since you don't have any other signs and symptoms, would just observe for now . For all you know , it will resolve in time! of course, if things changed, do please schedule an appointment with your physician. In meantime , monitor with pictures and date them! ...Read more

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I had protected sex with a prostitute. The next day , I have afew red spots on my arm and afew on leg. I also felt itch around my body.

I had protected sex with a prostitute. The next day , I have afew red spots on my arm and afew on leg. I also felt itch around my body.

Bad choices: Poor decisions have multiple consequences including psychological. Diseases can be transmitted multiple different ways; however your symptoms are not suggestive of sexually transmitted diseases. ...Read more

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I have a line of red spots on my lower right leg for over a month.. Could it be dermatitis or something more serious? Its also itchy sometimes

I have a line of red spots on my lower right leg for over a month.. Could it be dermatitis or something more serious? Its also itchy sometimes

Dermatitis: This simply means inflammation of the skin, which you certainly have. This needs to be seen and examined for a correct diagnosis. See a dermatologist. Good luck. ...Read more