Dermatology

Dermatology questions? Ask an online dermatologist.

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

This answer was rated:

I am the beach with my family and suddenly out of the blue…

I am the beach with...
I am the beach with my family and suddenly out of the blue some skin abrasive lesions appeared on both of my legs. The second picture my dog putted his paws on my leg and it ended up being like that
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dermatology Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
3/26/2018
DocPhilMD
DocPhilMD, Doctor
Category: Dermatology
Satisfied Customers: 59,939
Experience: Internal Medicine Physician
Verified

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Ask Your Own Dermatology Question

So you didn't scrape this area at all?

it looks like a normal scrape to me

Ask Your Own Dermatology Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Probably, but no that I recall. And on the second picture?

If you were at the beach, any number of things could have caused this

Even something in the water that scraped you

Ask Your Own Dermatology Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Alright
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Perfect

was this helpful?

Ask Your Own Dermatology Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
it was, my legs have been sored for a couple of days, those this might be related to this?

No, I don't think so

the soreness is probably just extra activity

I sincerely ***** ***** I have helped you, and that I have earned my 5 star rating today.

Please remember to rate my service by selecting the 5 stars at the top of the screen ( rating me now does not close your question).

We can continue here until you are satisfied, simply use the reply box and let me know. Thank you!

DocPhilMD
DocPhilMD, Doctor
Category: Dermatology
Satisfied Customers: 59,939
Experience: Internal Medicine Physician
Verified
DocPhilMD and 87 other Dermatology Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Alright, could this be herpes?

no

Ask Your Own Dermatology Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok, perfect thank you

welcome :)

Ask Your Own Dermatology Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Doc, sorry to bother after so long regarding this issue. Could this be a pri***** *****cre of a syphilis infection.
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
It is on the inner thigh 10 inches away from the knee cap more or less

very unlikely

Ask Your Own Dermatology Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a dermatologistLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask DocPhilMD Your Own Question
DocPhilMD
DocPhilMD
DocPhilMD, Doctor
Category: Dermatology
Satisfied Customers: 59,939
59,939 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Internal Medicine Physician

DocPhilMD is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

dermdoc19

dermdoc19

Dermatologist

4,069 satisfied customers

30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology

Dr. Nair

Dr. Nair

Dermatologist

9,189 satisfied customers

MBBS, MD (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology)

Dr. Shahz

Dr. Shahz

Dermatologist

243 satisfied customers

MBBS, MCPS, MD

Dr. Skinner

Dr. Skinner

Dermatologist

1,548 satisfied customers

MD , DNB ( D &V), FAAD

Dr. Hanish Babu, MD

Dr. Hanish Babu, MD

Dermatologist

261 satisfied customers

MBBS; MD 26 years Experience.

Dr. S. Attili

Dr. S. Attili

Dermatologist & Dermatopathologist

5,170 satisfied customers

MRCP (Dermatology), Int. Board Certification in Dermatopathology

Dr. Pravin

Dr. Pravin

Dermatologist

1,705 satisfied customers

Senior Consultant MBBS DNB (DVD)

< Previous | Next >

Related Dermatology Questions
My 15 year old son has red bumps that itch popping up over
My 15 year old son has red bumps that itch popping up over his body. It started yesterday on his arm (thought it was bug bites), today they keep coming- on his legs, arms, chest and back (hard to tell… read more
Vakul Aren
Vakul Aren
Consultant Physician
Post graduation (Liverpool, U.K.)
4,219 satisfied customers
In April of this past year, I fell and injured not only my
In April of this past year, I fell and injured not only my knee, but had an abrasion on it that in parts went down to the bone along with road rash. There was not enough skin to stitch remaining and s… read more
DocPhilMD
DocPhilMD
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
59,939 satisfied customers
Wondering if you could please help. 4 weeks ago I fell over
Hi, Wondering if you could please help. 4 weeks ago I fell over and hit my face which left a scab just below my right eye. I thought I was doing the right thing by putting paw paw ointment on t to kee… read more
Dr Josh
Dr Josh
Doctor
B.A.M.S.
7,913 satisfied customers
I have a skin lesion on my calf that hasn't healed in at
I have a skin lesion on my calf that hasn't healed in at least two months... It started as what appeared to be a pimple and after attempting to pop it, I ripped off a layer of skin. It hasn't healed s… read more
DIEGO BONILLA
DIEGO BONILLA
309 satisfied customers
I put my feet in the water in Miami Beach 2for about 10
I put my feet in the water in Miami Beach 2for about 10 minutes ..Now I have black small dots popping up own my feet now ..What is the cause of that? … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctoral Degree
10,421 satisfied customers
I have a growth on my upper eyelid. I've had it for 25 years
I have a growth on my upper eyelid. I've had it for 25 years now. It changes colors (from skin color to pink to dark brown). I had it checked by a doctor few years ago and he said that it wasn't somet… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
This small patch skin was first purplish red and then I
This small patch skin was first purplish red and then I notice small cluster of pimples showed up after the color faded. It hurts a little bit when I press down on it. I also noticed a small pimple li… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
I have a suspect bcc or squamous cell carcinoma on my leg I
Hi I have a suspect bcc or squamous cell carcinoma on my leg I have previously had a bcc removed from my nose when I was 44 I am 55 now. In July I went on holiday and on return at the end of july I no… read more
dermdoc19
dermdoc19
Dermatologist
Doctoral Degree
4,069 satisfied customers
Spot appeared suddenly right below middle knuckle. No recent
Brown spot appeared suddenly right below middle knuckle. No recent sun exposure. I have been eating a lot of kale but don't know if that is relevant. It is darker than it looks in the picture (the fla… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
Odd spots appear on my 9 year old grandson's face. single
Odd spots appear on my 9 year old grandson's face. single spots start like a hive, the top comes off and he is left with a livid red spot about 2-3mm diameter. Impetigo, allergy, have both been tried,… read more
Dr. Pravin
Dr. Pravin
Dermatologist
Master Degree in Dermatology
1,705 satisfied customers
I have what I can only describe as small, red abrasions on
Greetings, I have what I can only describe as small, red abrasions on the shaft of my penis, just below the head on the left side (I am circumcised, but they are located in the creases where the fores… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
Sarcoptic Mange: How can I convince the Vet and the
Sarcoptic Mange: How can I convince the Vet and the dermatologist that we have a case here and now?!? Background: we live in the thick of woods surrounded by mangy coyotes and foxes. My dog came in di… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
I have very thin, about 1 to 1,5 inches of lesions, pink and
Hi, I have very thin, about 1 to 1,5 inches of lesions, pink and turns white on my arm. They have appeared very suddenly over the last three days. thanks JC… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
My 25 year old son feels tiny like bugs crawling on him, he
my 25 year old son feels tiny like bugs crawling on him, he will feel sharp pin pains, that hurt. on his back he has what looks like red wavy trails. slightly raised, red bumps and large patches of re… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
My wife started getting red bruises (they look like a
My wife started getting red bruises (they look like a hematoma, without any thickening) on her arms and legs from small trauma (like the dog putting her paw on her arms) but now they are appearing spo… read more
Dermadoc
Dermadoc
Consultant Dermatologist
Post-Doctoral Degree
308 satisfied customers
I have a skin rash, that is breaking out all over my body.
I have a skin rash, that is breaking out all over my body. It looks like eczema but everyday I wake up with more spots. I've never had a skin problem before. I am not allergic to soaps or detergent. T… read more
Dermadoc
Dermadoc
Consultant Dermatologist
Post-Doctoral Degree
308 satisfied customers
My Dad has been telling me for a while that he was getting a
My Dad has been telling me for a while that he was getting a lot of moles and spots on his back. I kept telling him to have his doctor look at them but each time he goes he doesn't bring it up. Tonigh… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine
Post-Doctoral Degree
34,311 satisfied customers
I have been miss diagnosed for 5 yearswith this mite larva
I have been miss diagnosed for 5 yearswith this mite larva till I found this site. Its been hell on and off. I'm 100% certain this is my dogs and my case. My exs masstiffs were here and reactivated th… read more
Dr Bhumika
Dr Bhumika
Senior Consultant
Master's Degree
1,334 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x