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Itching ankles caused by plebitus?
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Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Itching
Phlebitis means inflammation of superficial veins which may or may not be associated with itching.

In brief: Itching
Phlebitis means inflammation of superficial veins which may or may not be associated with itching.
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Dr. Videh Mahajan
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Stasis dermatitis
Varicose veins that leak can irritate the skin from underneath and cause itching.
Compression and topical steroids will help withbsymptoms. However definitive treatment for the cause would require evaluation and treatment by a vascular surgeon.

In brief: Stasis dermatitis
Varicose veins that leak can irritate the skin from underneath and cause itching.
Compression and topical steroids will help withbsymptoms. However definitive treatment for the cause would require evaluation and treatment by a vascular surgeon.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: Itchy ankles
probably not phlebitis but may be a symptom of venous insufficiency

In brief: Itchy ankles
probably not phlebitis but may be a symptom of venous insufficiency
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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