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Black spots on my right leg.Its spreading.I have varicose vains.Is this serious?
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Dr. Albert Malvehy
Phlebology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Maybe
If the dark spots are towards your ankle they may be skin changes associated with venous insufficiency.
These can lead to ulcers of the skin over time. Go to miamibeachvein .Com to learn more. Find a doctor at phlebology.Org.

In brief: Maybe
If the dark spots are towards your ankle they may be skin changes associated with venous insufficiency.
These can lead to ulcers of the skin over time. Go to miamibeachvein .Com to learn more. Find a doctor at phlebology.Org.
Dr. Albert Malvehy
Dr. Albert Malvehy
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In brief: If veins no
Visit your doctor make sure they are veins, spreading black spots are not melanoma serious skin cancer.

In brief: If veins no
Visit your doctor make sure they are veins, spreading black spots are not melanoma serious skin cancer.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
In brief: Blood in skin
See doctor for evacuation of spots and underlying veins.
This can represent bleeding into skin form varicose veins or blood thinning editions. If possible medically, it is indicated to be evaluated as to surgery for the veins. This can often be done with laser as an outpatient office procedure. See a vascular surgeon who performs laser vein ablation.

In brief: Blood in skin
See doctor for evacuation of spots and underlying veins.
This can represent bleeding into skin form varicose veins or blood thinning editions. If possible medically, it is indicated to be evaluated as to surgery for the veins. This can often be done with laser as an outpatient office procedure. See a vascular surgeon who performs laser vein ablation.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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