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Have a bruise on my shin that itches and burns and making my leg hurt. Can't remember doing anything.
Shins are sensitive: Shins do not have a lot of padding there so it is easy to get a small bump and end up with a bruise. If it does not heal up notmally as a bruise should in a week to 10 days then see a doctor. ...Read more
I have a knot/bulge right beside of my shin bone. I think its on the muscle. Its been there for about two months and it itches. What is it?
Depends: If there has been a trauma to the area then a hematoma is possible. Otherwise it could be several things. In general any mass (or "knot") that has been present for a while and is not getting smaller should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
Can dyshidrotic eczema be located on top of hands & shins? Hubby has seen drs. No answers creams don't seem to work. Hand itches, cracks & scabs over
Itching sensation under the skin on muscle next to shin. The itching is internal and has been going on for over a month. What type doc should I see?
My husband has had a dark discoloration spot on his shin with itching for 6mos. No inflammation, rash or leakage, just severe itching with darkness. ?
Dark spot on my shin with itching for 10 mo. No inflammation, rash or leakage, just severe itching?
Get examined: In my opinion, ANY dark spot on the skin that is symptomatic must be examined for melanoma, a deadly form of cancer. One of the most common early symptoms apparently is itching. Not to say that this is what you have, but you owe it to yourself to have it checked. You don't want to mess around with that disease. Good luck! ...Read more