This could be Stasis dermatitis, an inflammation of the skin that is caused by the swollen ankles
Developing in the lower leg
s, this common eczema occurs when circulation
becomes sluggish. poor
blood flow causes fluids to build up, and the leg
s swell. Over time, this build up of fluids affects the skin, causing a rash that usually itches, painful sores, as well as thinning and discolored skin.