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I have red splotches on my ankles from time to time. They

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I have red splotches on my ankles from time to time. They sometimes last several days. They seem worse right now with the heat. It's under my socks. Any idea if this needs looking at?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

This is Dr. David

most likely they are heat rashes on the skin of your ankles

or venous status changes if you have swelling and poor circulation in your legs.

do you have swelling or poor circulation in your legs?