What is the possible diagnosis of this dark lesion on my ankle? (photo)

I has been there a few months and occured after using treatment for ringworm on my ankle. it is flat and smooth, but just much darker ive attached a photo

Doctor Answers (1)

Treatment of pigmentation and dark scar on the legs - Los Angeles

+1

A diagnosis is better obtained with an in-person consultation. If the diagnosis is thought to be PIH, then topical skin lighteners may be explored.

Raffy Karamanoukian MD FACS

Los Angeles


Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 53 reviews

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.