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Is there a link between discoloration of lower leg and thyroid disorder?

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is there a connection between marked discolouration of lower leg 00 just above ankle -- and thyroid disorder?
Posted Sun, 3 Mar 2013 in Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
Answered by Dr. Ganesh Sanap 2 hours later
Hi, welcome XXXXXXX and thanks for writing in.
Yes there is condition known as pretibial myxedema associated with hyperthyroidism. But I want to know few things before further discussion.
1. Which form of thyroid disorder you are suffering from.?
2. Have you done your thyroid function test?
3.are there other symptoms of thyroid disorder?

Please let me know the answers. Looking forward for your response.

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