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I have a red quarter size red dry type patch with little red dots on my shin that's been here for over a year. My regular Dr said its damaged tissue, ?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Need photo

There are many possible causes of such a rash, but if it has been stable for a year, the possible causes are not serious or life threatening.
To give a more specific answer will require seeing the rash - if you ask for a consult with a dermatologist, be sure to include a good quality photo of what the skin patch looks like.

In brief: Need photo

There are many possible causes of such a rash, but if it has been stable for a year, the possible causes are not serious or life threatening.
To give a more specific answer will require seeing the rash - if you ask for a consult with a dermatologist, be sure to include a good quality photo of what the skin patch looks like.
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine

In brief: Dermatologist

If this lesion stands out and is very different from any other spots on your body,have a dermatologist evaluate it for you to be sure and have peace of mind.

In brief: Dermatologist

If this lesion stands out and is very different from any other spots on your body,have a dermatologist evaluate it for you to be sure and have peace of mind.
Dr. Donald Colantino
Dr. Donald Colantino
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