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    Discoloration on the ankle and calf
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    shellybelly33 posted:
    About 6-9 months ago my husband started getting a brown discoloration around is ankles. He refuses to go to the doctor, and now the discoloration is up to the middle of his calf. He is caucasion and the discoloration is a medium to dark brown and almost looks like freckles, and is the same on both legs. He is 36 and overweight. I thought originally this might be a circulation problems, but it doesn't bother him at all. Any suggestions on what this might be?
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    ifontaine25 responded:
    This sounds very similar to something I'm experiencing. Did you ever figure it out?
     
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    shellybelly33 replied to ifontaine25's response:
    He did finally go to the doctor. She told him that it was due to swelling in his legs because he is overweight and needs to lay off the salt. His legs are not swollen, and since he has hypertension he doesn't eat salt on anything. I asked him to get a second opinion, but he hasn't.


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