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

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

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

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

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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

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