2 Identical Rashes on Outside of Left and Right Leg
I was just looking at my legs randomly and I saw one had a rash just above my ankle on the outside of the left and checked the other and had the same thing ? The rash isn't raised and it doesn't Itch but it's bothering me it might be something serious? Anyone have any idea's? I can attach a photo If needed.
It can be due to contact dermatitis, allergic reaction, hives, heat rash etc. Do not use any cosmetic products at the sites. You can apply some calamine lotion at the rash as it will help in soothing the skin. For mild-moderate symptoms a weak steroid may be used, whilst more severe cases require a higher-potency steroid which is available under prescription.
For the itching take some antihistaminic like Benadryl. If the symptoms persist then get an evaluation done from a dermatologist.
It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.
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