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Noticed white spot of skin on a bruise on upper leg. What should be applied on it?

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upper leg , white spot of skin, on a bruse , sore for about 3 in arround , mabe a little warm , skin not broken , there no category be low that applies so will just pick something
Posted Tue, 9 Oct 2012 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib 2 hours later

your query contains an insignificant information. it is requested to kindly define what you want to ask and what is the problem you want to solve?

will be waiting for your response

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Follow-up: Noticed white spot of skin on a bruise on upper leg. What should be applied on it? 3 hours later
the skin is not broken , but there seems a red area (dime size) can be seen now , it is sore 3 ins arround , Is is a bad bruse or spider bite, is the query ,? thanks
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib 5 minutes later
Thanks for the reply

The description you have stated seems to be of bruise. but your concern about spider bite, you should know better whether you had been bitten by insect or not. however in both cases the recovery is spontaneous, if you are having pain that is uncomfortable. Then anti-inflammatory drugs are recommended. A local steroid can also be applied for early resolution of the bruise.

f you have further queries, feel free to ask. It will be my pleasure to help you

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