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i have on both feet, a brownish line starting after the biggest

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i have on both feet, a brownish line starting after the biggest toe all the way until before the smallest toe. from close, is like a buck of brown dots making a line together.
it doesn't hurt. i ve had this for a while.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 4 years ago.
Your age, gender, and other medical conditions? No skin changes anywhere else?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I'm 23, male, 6'0 tall and in decent shape.
I have no skin changes at all.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 4 years ago.
OK. While this could just be localize hyperpigmentation and not indicative of any other medical disorder, this could be a sign of Addison's disease (low cortisol levels from the adrenal glands) or a condition called hemochromatosis or iron overload. Usually these disorders cause brown spots in many areas of the body, though. The best thing for you to do is have a doctor take a look at these and run some blood studies.
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