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Raised reddish rash on the lower leg. Infected ingrown hair?

I am 46 female and I have a sore on the front of my lower leg that is raised with a red ring around it and it hurts as well. It also has like a scab in the middle. I pulled a hair out of it because I thought it could be an infected in grown hair. The hair was stuck in there but it didnt seem to help any. Im just worried cause it doesn t look any better. Any ideas?
Asked On : Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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Welcome to HCM,
It seems that you have got infection with cellulitis on left lower leg.
Consult your doctor and get examined.
With antibiotic you will be alright.
Rule out Diabetes.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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