This could result from wearing tight pants/jeans, due to friction of the fabric against the skin, compromising adequate blood supply to the hair follicles in the affected area; this may also be encountered over the lower shins of the legs where the socks come in direct contact with the skin surface.
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It is recommended that all individuals see a Family Doctor for a full medical examination annually. Adults should get their blood pressure checked (US Preventive Task Force), a flu vaccine (CDC) and more each year.