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Anthony Bray MD, Physician
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Experience:  14 years of Family Practice Experience including most dermatology problems
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I have a rash on my ankle an bottom right of my foot. Not

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I have a rash on my ankle an bottom right of my foot. Not sure what it could be. One Dr. said it could be Edema and another said no. I had heart, kidney and liver checked to be sure and all came back fine. Not sure which way to turn.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Anthony Bray MD replied 1 year ago.


Does it itch ?

Can you post a pic to this page ?

Expert:  Anthony Bray MD replied 1 year ago.

Do you walk outside much?

A contact dematitis in the area described would be very common..

If THAT then applying CALADRYL LOTION several times a day may help....?

Expert:  Anthony Bray MD replied 1 year ago.

Is it reddened? Raised? Blisters? Scaley?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it itches. Especially if I scratch it. I can add a picture. Ankle feels slightly raised.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Dr; family Dr said thought could be Edema, but Cardiologist I went to said he did not think it was. Thus I'm stuck.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I walk outside daily.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I've had it for like 4-5 months
Expert:  Anthony Bray MD replied 1 year ago.

Hello again,

Ok try avoid scratching for step #1 ,

Try taking Zyrtec 10 mg ( generic certrizine) AM and BENEDRYL 25 to 50 mg at bedtime for step #2

Try 1 percent hydrocortisone twice a day for three weeks

As step #3...

I think appearance more fits atopic dermatitis as possible cause here ...the itching and diffuse rash appearance are clues here ....

I hope that this is helpful for you

Let me know if you have further questions or concerns

I will be happy to get back with you

Follow up here is welcome as well...

See dermatologist if not improving within a week...

Best regards!

Anthony Bray MD