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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Having swelling in ankles and brussing in lower legs. Cure?

Hello I am XXXXXXX My husband has a problem with his ankles swelling quite a bit and with a lot of brussing on his lower legs just above his ankles. What can be causing that? And what should we do about it? ...
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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 ...
 

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? ...
 

How to overcome my leg, ankle and toe spasms?

was about 2 inches long and came from the lower right...it looked like RISING SMOKE... it would kind of curl ... ?) floating everywhere (with an occasional black dot or 2 coming from the lower LEFT) 3/26/14 Wednesday... I ...
 

What is the reason for regular bruising on lower leg above ankle?

Am getting vertical bruising on lower leg above the ankle and on the inside of the leg. The skin is thinner in that area. The bruising comes regularly and for no reason. Hurts to the touch and disappears ...
 

How to treat severe itch in lower leg and ankle?

My legs itch after eating sourdough bread. Also when the temperature outside gets cold. When I used to drink beer or any alcoholic beverage same thing would happen, the lower leg and ankle would start ...
 

Red, burning, itchy bumps on ankles and lower legs

I worked outside for 8 hours on Monday. Yesterday, I noticed small red bumps that burn and itch on my ankles and the lower part of my legs. Today, the itching is worse and my knees and lower legs ...
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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
 
Hi. When I woke up today my right leg hurt even by the slightest touch. Its from my ankle and up a little. It hurts as if there was a bruise, but there isnt.
Most probably the nerve supplying this area might have got entrapped. Do you have backache ? IF there a local swelling? IF there is no local swelling , the nerve may be the problem. You may need MRI of the lower spine
 
Hi I have what looks like a mass of spider veins over one foot. It started off just below my toes and travelled along the side of nt foot and up my ankle
It seems to be superficial thrombophlebitis, let me know if you have any associated symptoms like pain, swelling ,tenderness, redness in the surrounding area. Is there any history of trauma or multiple pregnancy . you may need to go for a lower abdomen USG to rule out any pelvic mass if you have engorged veins for long time. Till then take rest , elevate your legs, take some anti-inflammatory Rx.
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