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Dark pigment on ankles and lower legs

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What causes dark spots appearing on lower legs above the ankles?

spots appearing on my lower legs above my ankles and my legs feeling very tired all the time. I try ... of diabetes . My mother had the same dark spots on her legs I was wondering if there is something I can do ...
 

What causes a blood leak on ankle?

Hi, about an year back I had a small pigmentation on my ankle which looked like some blood leak (dark red/brown in color). Over a period of time it has started spreading around ankle. I now have spots ...
 

Suggest treatment for painful edema in lower legs, ankles and feet

I am experiencing edema on my lower legs, ankles and feet, which are painful to touch, difficult ... affected than the right leg. Both legs have very dark patches that and some of them are painful to touch. I ...
 

Dark blotchy area on legs, spreading. What could it be?

I have dark blotchy areas on both lower legs. Started around ankles and spread up around lower calf. No pain, no itch...looking for possible causes ...
 

What causes dark purple protruding veins on ankles?

& bruising or blood pooling in the lower arch to ankle areas. On Monday during an exercise class, I pulled my ...Hello. I have a similar condition as mentioned below; dark purple & nearly protruding veins ...
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What causes darkness on lower legs and back?

I have areas on both lower legs that aredark and marblized in color from my ankle to about my sock line along with an area on the back and my behind.I made an apt. with a dermatologist, first open apt ...
 

Dark lower legs, a small patch above ankle. Help me cure this.

my lower legs getting dark and above my ankle have a small patch of rash, its very itchy especially ...-histamine the itchy eyes and the runny nose is getting better but its my lower legs i m worried about cause its ...
 

How to treat a dark coloured knot on the ankle of foot?

has a knot on the lower part of his right leg. It is swollen from his lower leg to his ankle. It has a dark color/blue color to his ankle/leg. He had an x-ray done to see if he has a blood clot and the x ...
 

Dark, purple skin spots on legs, ankles and stomach. What are they?

in the past few years I have developed about 6 flat dark purple painless skin spots on my legs and torso. Each is about 3 mm x 4 mm. They appear from ankles to lower abdomin. Years ago I had one abnormal ...
 

Have hyperpigmentation, pain and swelling on lower legs and forearms. What is this?

Hyper-pigmentation noted on lower legs and forearms appeared suddenly. At the end of a 12hr shift my thighs and upper legs become mottled and the brown spots on midcalf to ankle are exaggerated. My ...
 

Swelling, pain in ankle, dark spots on feet. Hypertensive. On medicines. Solution?

Hello.My mother is suffering from ankle pain.Ankles get swollen and painful while walking an standing.Dark spots are also present on her feet and lower leg.My mother is 50 plus and Hypertensive also ...
 

What causes swelling in ankle and lower leg?

My foot, ankle and lower leg is quite swollen. I cannot wear shoes. There is not a lot of pain if there is no pressure. I do not have diabetes. In the morning the swelling is somewhat reduced but returns after normal ...
 

What causes swollen ankles and lower leg?

I have been having swelling in my ankles and lower leg. It does not happen first thing in the morning but my the time I get home you can see where my shoes were and you can tell they are swollen. What ...
 

How to treat swelling in ankle and lower leg?

I am 38 and female. I have swelling in my ankle and lower leg. My leg and foot feels cold to touch ... the swelling.I haven t injured my leg either. what could it be? ...
 

Suggest remedy for pain in lower legs and ankles

I m trying to find out why my lower legs and ankles ache all the time. I have been to a podiatrist (sp) and have had orthotics made for both feet and I my legs and ankles still ache. I was told to take ...
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Hi my partner has a swillen leg/ankle i have just noticed on the lower leg a blotchy red rash but it appears to be bruised
Leg elevation is the best way to rid of this have Ibuprofen 400 mg thrice in day but gain keep the leg elevated
 
I have pain in lower back, hips,knees, legs to ankle. Pain jumps from one side to the other
Hello. Take analgesics, hot compression. Get blood sugar, RA factor, uric acid done. Reply with thanks. Regards.
 
My leg got fractured a month ago. The plaster has been removed but there is lot of swelling over the ankle and leg. Why is this swelling now?
Hi. As you may know the fractures of the lower part take more time to heal and the internal soft tissue injury also take more time. Due to the immobility of the part the edema is not settling early. SO you get the swelling. The best ways is to elevated the affected leg above the heart level in lying down position. Continue Physiotherapy as advised by your Orthopedic Surgeon. This helps a lot
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