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Sore lesions appeared on leg. What treatment should be done?

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What makes them appear on my legs. I'm 62 years old and each time a new area appears it's quite sore.
Thu, 24 Jan 2013 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Ganesh Sanap 26 minutes later

Thanks for writing in.

I would need more information to understand your concerns better. Please provide the following information:

- Could you explain the lesions in detail?
- Where is it occurring exactly?
- Do you have diabetes?
- Do you have history of varicose veins?
- Whether breast cancer was operated or not?
- What type of arthritis are you suffering with?

Degenerative arthritis does not cause such recurrent lesions. Inflammatory Arthritis like rheumatoid arthritis may be associated with such lesions.

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