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DrRussMd, Internist/homeopath
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I have redness on my foot. a few days. IS it possible to

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I have redness on my foot.
JA: How long have you had the symptoms? What seems to make the symptoms worse or better?
Customer: a few days. IS it possible to send you a picture
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 month ago.

Hi.
Welcome to just answer. I am here to answer questions for education and information. I will respond shortly with an answer, or a question for you

Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 month ago.

YOu can attach a picture here

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
here is my picture
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
IS this athletes foot or something worse?
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
2nd pic
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 month ago.

We can not diagnose for you on line: that requires magnified examination, and lab testing.

As to the possibilities: atheletes foot is very possible.

Eczema is possible as well.

A scrapping for the lab is needed to confirm this.

There are less common possibilities with this appearance, such as autoimmune disease, trauma, and circulation problems.

See your doctor right away, but it is likely you need a prescription anti fungal.

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