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cluster of bumps on elbow

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Bumps : They are probably of no significance at your age but you can try some Vit E cream. This might help

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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Doubt herpes: Can't say the cause without more information or seeing it in person. But almost certainly not herpes in that location.
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Related?: Not exactly sure what you are describing but if they are close to the IV site it could be a superficial phlebitis but could also be an infection. Coul ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Bumps: No worries. You may opt to see a dermatologist for peace of mind.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Perhaps Psoriasis: The location of the skin condition you are describing reminds me of Psoriasis. This is a chronic medical skin condition that can come and go. Some fe ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Itchy or burning?: It is impossible to say for sure what you have. The more details the more likely you will get the right answer. It is possible also that you may be h ... Read More
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
? Dermatographism,: a sort of physical urticaria, tends to occur in some individuals when their skin is stroked or at pressure points, usually benign and self-limited, if ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Dermatographism: Your skin is in a state of hyperreactivity which could be caused by an allergic mechanism to something internal or external but often no obvious cause ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
PSORIASIS: sometimes starts on the outside of the elbows. Just a thought! Dr Z
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Could be : Could be an allergy an infection. Would be nice to have pictures.
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