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What causes discoloration in the ankles and shin?

both of my ankles are discolored brown and have been 4 or 5 months ...and 2 days ago my rt.shin began kinda feeling like shin splints. each day swelling has increased and the pain now has gotten to point where i can hardly put any weight on rt ankle/leg
Mon, 28 Nov 2016
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As per your history is concerned first ruled out common pathology .Do a full blood count with differential and do a fasting blood sugar .Thanks
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What causes discoloration in the ankles and shin?

As per your history is concerned first ruled out common pathology .Do a full blood count with differential and do a fasting blood sugar .Thanks