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Thin black scabs on legs

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I have a lesion which forms black scab and its not going away since more than 6 months ...

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I have a black hard scab on my back should I remove it? I guess I should have also mentioned that it is on my back toward the center. and I have had it going on to 3 weeks. ...

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I felt a jabbing sensation on one of my testicles upon a inspection it looked black like a scab only it wouldn't pull off and when I tried it bled a lot. Not only that but there seems to be quite ...

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My 10 year old daughter has the tiniest black spot on her leg above her foot. It looks like a scab .... It doesn't seem to get any bigger but it doesn't look like a mole and doesn't act like a scab. Any ideas ...

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disappeared. However there is a dry scab on the back of the leg. Point 5 by point 5. which developed last ... an appointment with a Vascular Specialist. He did an MRI on both legs, & there is nothing to worry about there ...

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created a lot of bleeding up and down her leg. Her knee is doing much better now but she has developed a sore on her ankle from the blood not circulating properly. It has turned into a black scab now ...

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Hi thanks. It is winter and my skin is quite dry and my legs, in particular have streaks of thin, linear scabs all over. They do not dry up and fall off like normal scabs, they just stay the same week ...

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in his legs leading up to this. He is not an athlete, which I have read this can sometimes happen ...

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of CRPS. My leg seems to be scabbing on shin where doctors have been checking pulses in leg ... scince. due to back & leg pain i have led a very sedate lifestyle since back problems started. Febuary ...

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Two weeks ago on both legs between the knee and ankle , hundreds of what looked like mosquito bites appeared , but was not iching, these then turned larger and then black scabs appeared. My Dr prescribed ...

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brown/black scab. He now cannot walk due to the pain. Any suggestions on what to do? ...My husband got sunburned 7 days ago on the back of his legs. The burn was blistered and had a large ...

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Hi i have some really thin flaky scanning right around the tip of my penis, by the urethra. At one point it was itching a lot and there was a bit of yellowish odorless discharge but now that s gone ...

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My 3 month old son had a mark appear on the back of his leg for no apparent reason. It was long and thin, dark red with purple in the center. Urgent care doctor said it was a bruise from a sock ...

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My 94 yr old mother has what appears to be a 1 x2 scab on her left shin. The scab is very fixed ... several weeks to heal. She has stated that she didn t bang her leg anywhere. There is not any pain nor ...

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my son just showed me three spots on his leg (knee area). He said they started like a bug bite about a week ago but know one is about the size of a quarter and is looks like a black scab and is red ...

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doctor1 MD

Hello Thanks for query. The scab that is formed over injured surface becomes black due to blood supply being cut off . The new tissue is generated beneath the scab as healing process is progressing . Thanks Dr.Patil.

doctor1 MD

it will resolve on its own, do not cover it let it be dry. Avoid exposed to dirt and infective material. have plenty of water. consider application of topical cream after consulting yor doctor. thank you

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lift of the scab and if there is pus underneath, this is infected. Secondly there will be a redness around it . pain and swelling .