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Scaly skin around the ankle

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What causes swelling in ankles?

I travel on train for 5 hours a day and sit for 8 hours intermittently and my ankles swell so bad I can feel the skin stretching and stays along time ...
 

Suggest treatment for lump on the ankles

I have a lump on the inside of my right leg a few inches above the ankle. It is very hard and sore, I first noticed it when I wore socks that came to my calf. I had to fold them down to my ankles. I ...
 

Suggest treatment for ankles pain

My 4 year old son woke up crying in pain because both of his ankles hurt. He cried and writhed ... improvement in his dry skin patches, and behavior, and aches and pains were 99%gone. But the last couple ...
 

Suggest treatment for increasing lesion on ankle

15-20 of the bumps. The skin on the ankle looks purplish grey. It does not itch or hurt. please help ... for a living. I need you're help! I have had this thing on my ankle for about a year now. I don't want to call ...
 

What causes swollen ankles and feet?

I am experiencing swollen ankles and feet, leaving indentations on the skin from sandals being worn. One foot and ankle is much worse than the other one. Sleeping with elevated leg, but is helping very ...
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Dry and scaly lump under ankle. What can it be?

Hi doctor! Im very worried i had this size pea perfect rounded dry scaly kind of lump on my right ... this before and he wants to refere me to a skin specialist as soon as possible!! What can it be its been ...
 

What causes swollen ankle?

My ankle has been swollen for more than 3 weeks. The area that s swollen is a bit lighter than my actual skin tone on my leg/foot. For the most part I have no pain. I m able to walk on it and all of that ...
 

Suggest treatment for inflamed ankles

my inner left ankle became inflamed after catching what appeared to be The Chikengunya virus.It has puss coming out of two breaks in the skin that was not previously there.I have had no previous injury ...
 

Suggest treatment for injury to ankles

I hit my ankle on the wood part of the bed a few hours ago. For a while there has been a slight distortion on the skin at the base before the foot starts. Ive broken this ankle almost four years ago. I ...
 

Dark patches on ankle

I HAVE DARK PATCHES OR SPOTS ON MY ANKLE AND LITTLE ONE ON OTHER PLACE OF MY FOOT THAT ITCH BADLY THEN STOP FOR A WHILE I HAVE TO CLUE WHAT IT COULD BE BUT THE ONES ON MY ANKLES ARE ON THE SAME SPOT ON BOTH ...
 

Suggest cure for swelling in the ankle

I was running down the stairs, missed the last few, and fell on my ankle wrong. When I fell I think I hurt my ankle make a sound and I felt what was like a tearing under my skin. I can barely walk up ...
 

Suggest treatment for sprained ankle

that some of the bruise had lifted off of my skin and started peeling. Is my ankle okay, should I go see ...I sprained my ankle two weeks ago. Not being my first sprained ankle I took good care ...
 

Ankles swollen. Reddish, brownish patches around ankles. Suggestions?

I have been swollen ankles for the past 4 days and in the past 6 months I have developed reddish, brownish patches of skin around the ankles the skin varies at time it will be bigger and more red at times ...
 

Have itchy rash on foot and ankles. Used cortisone cream. Help

but they described scaly skin and his is not scaly. He is about to go out of the country and doesn t think he ...My son has an itchy rash on the top of his foot and ankles. He thinks it started after a pedicure ...
 

Have dark small circles on ankle and foot. Healed scratch on leg is sensitive. Solution?

Hi over the last two weeks I noticed a cople of dark small circles appear on my ankle and foot, they don t hurt or itch and look to be under the skin. I also oticed that I had a couple of small bumps ...
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i hurted in the banana skin and i tuisted my ankle
Hi There is possibility of ankle sprain Use supportive splint or brace. Physiotherapy like ultrasound and TENS will help in early healing. Follow strict limb elevation, do ice fomentation. Medicine like Trypsin chymotrypsin will help to reduce swelling. Take care.
 
Hi doctor i have pain on my side when i walk and it kinda hurts not alot tho
could be a ligament sprain at your ankle.
 
Dear Doctor my partner has very bad hard dry skin on his ankles and his heels of his feet, he sits on his bedroom floor alot and his ankles rub, how can it stop
Hi, Some people would have a tendency of hyper pigmentation with slightest friction. There are skin lightening creams and thinning ointments available in the market which can be procured with the prescription of a Dermatologist and your partner get better skin appearance following treatment. But one precaution is he has to avoid sitting on the floor at any cost even for seconds here afterwards.
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