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Why Would Your Legs Turn Black
Probably: Depending on how long your leg has been black the chance of the tissue returning to normal tissue is very low. The important thing to know is to be seen by a vascular surgeon to help decrease the amount of dead tissue expanding. You will need to increase the blood flow to the tissue which a vascular surgeon can help with. Unfortunately, u may be a candidate for an amputation of the black tissue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A 64 year old man has swelling in the feet and leg with a sore that wont go away also his foot is starting to turn black.What are possible diagnoises?
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I have had red spots on my legs for 2 weeks. they don't itch but some have started to split open and turn black. some have spread to under my biceps?
What would make your skin and ears turn black, the dead skin eventually coming off, leaving parts of the ears missing, and raw skin on my arms & leg?
You need urgent help: It's never normal for skin and soft tissue to "break" free/auto-amputate from your ears or to spontaneously develop "raw" areas of skin in the extremities. You need very urgent evaluation and care as you could possibly be developing a life threatening condition! Please seek help now! ...Read more
See your doctor!: Bruising after a broken bone (black, blue, green skin discoloration) is common. The broken bone bleeds, the blood seeps into the surrounding tissues, including the skin. As the body cleans up the mess, the colors change. If the skin is really dark black, part of the tissue may have died from circulation damage; let your orthopaedist know about that right away. ...Read more
The only way to : Really address this in an accurate manner is for you to be evaluated by your dermatologist (or your physician). ...Read more
I have red itchy spots on leg that turns black.Is this an std. If so which one. Could this be syphilis. Or herpes? What r symptoms for both
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