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i have a red rash under my armpit

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rola Rimawi
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Fungal rash: It may be a fungal rash which can be red, itchy and irritating and likely if on both sides. Try an over the counter antifungal cream or powder for a f ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Rash on Armpit: Treatment has to be made on a diagnosis. If a rash does not respond to treatment then the diagnosis is wrong. In this case a biopsy of the rash is nee ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Arm pit: You may have an infecion of your hair follicles as a result of shaving. As a result you have a red rash and bad odor. See a dermatologist because you ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Virus: Rash of localized "red bumps... Which spread from chest to armpit", in a middle age man, is compatible with shingles. The virus follows nerve tracts, ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See dermatologist: This requires a direct exam although i suspect that this may be from a fungal infection (monilial) especially if you are overweight and sweat a lot.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
May need visit: Such a rash located in an isolated location usually means a local issue. This could mean an allergic response to a new deodorant, or something that c ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Diagnosis: This skin condition will require visualization and a medical history at minimum to be able to diagnose correctly.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Patchy dermatitis ?': Patchy dermatitis with itching may be wither fungal or stress related. Psoriasis can take this form, and may be related to increased stress (job, emo ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Rash : Unfortunately, the list of possible reasons for this rash to very large . The best thing is show the rash to a dermatologist
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Probably fungal: rash, moniiasis which will respond to OTC anti fungal creams like Lotrimin AF, Monistat, Clotrimazole etc. If itching is intense add a small bean size ... Read More
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