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I have a constant itch in my ankle, its usually one or

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Hi, I have a constant itch in my ankle, its usually one or the other sometimes both, even the tiniest amount of scratching causes the skin to bleed
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
HelloItching without rash indicates a possible systemic problem.Allergyautoimmune diseaseiron deficiencyparasitesheavy metal toxicityliver or kidney problemsother problems.You need to see an internal medicine doctor about this. OK, so you might have more questions or want to give me more information: Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.
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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
thanks I am board certified in integrative medicine, internal medicine, trained in functional medicine and homeopathy, etc. I am here daily: use my request link as needed and “for Dr. Thomas” in the question title. Give that link to friends, family, associates, etc. Find me as needed for correct, safe and accurate answers.