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i have black spots on my foot what may this

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the spots are smalone and round they look like some dotted a marker on my foot
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Kerry replied 7 years ago.

Where on your foot are they? Any additional details will help us answer you better.


Kerry

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Reply to Kerry's Post: they are on my right foot.....three of them (spots) and one on my left foot. they are round and look like if you took a black fine point marker and dotted it on your foot making spots as you move it.
Expert:  Kerry replied 7 years ago.

If they are on the bottom of your feet it could be plantar's warts.


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Otherwise, they could be from dye in new socks, or from a rivet in a shoe that has discolored the skin.


Kerry


Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Reply to Kerry's Post: no they are not on the bottom of my foot but on the top of my foot. They are small in nature and black. Again, if you took a fine point marker and poked it on the top part of your foot it looks just like that. It is not a wart (i do not think) but it is small and looks like blood spots
Expert:  Kerry replied 7 years ago.

I am not sure what they could be at this point. I would just observe them. If they get larger or don't go away, it could be small blood blisters possibly from shoes that fit wrong. If you are on your feet a lot, that could be a possibility.


Usually plantar's warts are on the bottom of the foot.


I will continue researching, and let you know if I come up with anything else. In the mean time perhaps another expert can help.


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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Reply to Kerry's Post: can you please advise what a blood blister is in the interim i will accept your reply.
Expert:  Kerry replied 7 years ago.

Blood blisters are the same as blisters. Only instead of filling with clear fluid they fill with blood.


Kerry


Thanks for the accept!

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