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Dark skin behind knees and on knees

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Suggest treatment for dark skin on knees and elbow

Hi, I have dark knees and elbow and would like to wear dresses which expose these areas. Can you pls advise what can be done to remove the darkness? ...
 

Cure for burning sensation and irritation behind knee with no rashes?

I have a skin irritation behind the knee with no visible rash , bumps, etc....It feels like a sliver or something is under the skin, but no sign of a foreign object. Mainly an irritant with no desire ...
 

What causes pain behind knee?

Hi Dr. Grief, I have pain behind my left leg knee for three - four days. First couple of days it was just discomfort, for the past couple of day it is painful to walk. No swelling or bruising behind ...
 

Calf and behind the knee pain. No swelling or tenderness. Symptoms of DVT? Be worry?

pain in my right leg, which sometimes goes into my XXXXXXX and behind my knee, and thigh occasionally ... swelling or really any tenderness, warmth of skin etc. When I pull my foot up towards me it is painful ...
 

Can vaginal sling cause a lump at the back of the knee?

I have a lump in my left leg under thde skin tat traveled from behind my knee to my groin when I sit it becomes sore coul it be caused by a vaginal sling ...
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Why is the skin behind my knees turning dark?

The skin behind my knees is turning dark. The skin is still smooth not raised or bumpy. It doesnt itch but it stings from time to time. I do have a job that requires me to sit and drive. Thought maybe ...
 

Dark patches behind knee, neck, thighs. Should i meet a dermatologist?

hi Dr. i am developing a weird problem. my skin is developing dark patches, behind my knees, on my ... could be the problem? i need to deal with this problem internally than just deal with the outer skin ...
 

Red, dry skin behind knees. Itchy, bleeding. Serious condition?

How can i treat pink to red blotchy dry skin behind the knees and opposite of the elbows where legs and arms bend. It clears up then comes right back and appears to be very itchy. Behind his knees ...
 

Stubborn dark red spot behind the knee cap, resembles a skin tag, bleeding around it on tugging. What could it be?

Approx. 2 weeks ago I noticed on the back of my leg, almost behind my kneecap, a dark red spot. At first I thought it was black, until I tried to pull it. It appears to be dark dried blood . It almost ...
 

Itchy eczema on inner elbow, behind knee. Using trimovate cream. How to prevent dark scars?

Hello there, I have some very itchy eczema on my inner elbow and behind my knee. At the moment ... to leave horrible dark marks if they do heal - my skin pigments very easily ...
 

Swollen knee, bruising, discoloration behind knee. Used methylsalicylate muscle rub. Permanent damage?

(like a healing bruise). also some dark discoloration around the back of the knee (after I had used ...Hi, I tripped and fell on my right knee. It swelled up the size of a baseball, immediately. Mild ...
 

What causes hard bump behind the knee?

I have a very odd bump beside my knee...it s on the inside. The skin on the outside is a little saggier than on my right knee. When I press down hard, there is a bump and it feels a lot different than ...
 

Had keratin treatment on hair. Forehead discolored. Dark itchy skin discoloration on knee. Is this systemic?

is disclored and it looked like it had been sunburned with peeling dark skin. Of note behind my left knee I have a very dark itchy skin discoloration. It started about 8 months ago. I thought something bit me ...
 

Dark skin around mouth, eyes, knuckles and knees. Treatment?

Hi I am a 22 year old Indian and since my early childhood I have darker skin around mouth and eyes even my knuckles and knees are darker but I am distressed about the condition of my skin around mouth ...
 

Dry scaly skin on knees, dark in colour. Solution?

Hi, just in the last few weeks, I have noticed my knees being really dry no matter how many times I put lotion on them. Then, when I looked closer, I realized that the skin was really hard ...
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I have dark spots behind my knees (hamstring area)
Hi, Are they recent spots or have been there for sometime? Also, are they any painful or associated with other symptoms? Spots can represent several different conditions. Some are concerning and others need no further attention. an Image of this would help make the difference. Please, provide us with one for a more personalised information using premium services. I wish you well.
 
Have dark spot behind my knees (hamstring area) no pain or symtoms, no allergies or anything. Theirvjust spot likw the ones you get on your face skin bleaching?
Hi there. Go for it..the skin bleaching but take care not to cause any irritant contact dermatitis. If redness appears, desist!! Good Luck. Dr Praveen Rodrigues MD
 
A lump behind my right knee
Hi Lump behind the knee is generally due to popliteal cyst. You should get ultrasonography done for it and then should consult plastic and vascular surgeon to get it exise it. Get well soon. Thank you.
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