Red Spots On The Feet Accompanied By Joint Pain In The Ankles?
. I want to ask . My legs ached so that I could not stand or even walk, accompanied by red and itchy spots. I don’t know what the cause is? The man said he was bitten by a chikunguyah mosquito. Please explain and is it contagious because I have a baby
Pain in the feet and a red rash or red spots can be caused by several possible causes, including:
Viral infections such as foot and mouth disease or the Singapore flu, dengue fever, measles, chikungunya, chickenpox Henoch-Schonlein purpura disease or inflammation of the blood vessels in the skin, joints, intestines, and kidneys which can develop a rash on the lower legs and cause pain in the joints, this condition is more common in children. Muscle aches Allergic reactions, insect bites, etc. For that, pay attention to other conditions that arise, if accompanied by fever, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, swelling of the legs, the rash becomes larger and wider, freckles. red becomes more and more widespread, it is necessary to immediately do an examination by a doctor to determine the cause. Later there will be a physical examination, supporting examinations such as a blood lab, X-rays or other necessary examinations.
To overcome this temporarily, several efforts can be made such as taking pain relievers such as paracetamol, compressing the painful area using a cold or warm compress, avoiding exposure to allergies that cause itching, using calamine lotion, and avoiding scratching the itchy area so that irritation or infection does not occur. Strive to increase endurance by eating vegetables and fruit, drinking more fluids and immediately seeing a doctor directly so that the cause is known and given appropriate treatment.
May be useful,
dr. Adhi P.