It started with a hot feeling on my leg. I can't tell if it's spreading but perhaps a little. No, it's not warm to the touch but rather just hard and rough. I have no history of diabetes or hypertension. No, there is no excessive sweating. The skin hasn't peeled around the rash. This all started started Tuesday evening.
Since Stasis dermatitis results from insufficient blood in the leg, should I get back to my aerobics right away? I took a look at the picture and read the info and it resembles what I'm seeing.
I do stretching exercises for my legs EVERY morning; and I had to stop aerobics last week because I had a post inserted in my gum (for a tooth implant) so I was supposed to rest so it would heal quickly.
I'm seeing a nurse at a large dermatology practice. I'm supposed to go back Monday. Do you think I should call her tomorrow and go in earlier? Weekends can get pretty LONG.
Is wrinkled skin at the site part of stasis dermatitis?