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itchy bump with red ring around it

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neil Kudler
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Ringworm?: Sounds like you have a case of tinea corporis, commonly called ringworm, though is a fungal infection. The warmth and moistness of that part of the b ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
Metallic allergy: See your dermatologist for treatment. Metallic allergies due to the metal in the ring are treated by stop wearing the ring and hydro cortisone 1% crea ... Read More
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A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Lyme: Sounds suspicious. Would have her checked out as the consequences of lyme are significant . Ringworm usually is not that large. f/u w/ doc
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Target lesion: it could be so please get her seen soon
Dr. Minghsun Liu
19 years experience Infectious Disease
Doubt it.: A photo would be very helpful but I would suspect given your daughter age to be ringworms (tinea) - a fungal infection.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Bump not ring worm: This may be erythema nodosum.See a dermatologist for clarification.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Could be intertrigo, seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis. No harm in try of OTC Miconazole or Clotrimazole while waiting to be seen.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Allergy/irritant: Two possibilities come to mind: (a) soap or detergent got trapped in the ring causing the irritation (b) you have become allergic to the metal in the ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Jock itch: Yes. This is most likely a fungal infection.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Still may have: You may still have scabies, see. Dermatologist for follow up. It could still be something else.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
44 years experience Pediatrics
Eczema??: did you use a new skin products--apply a low strength hydrocortisone--and a good moisturiser.
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: Its unfair to you for us to try to guess what kind of rash you have over the internet. Your doctor will be able to see it and feel it and give you an ... Read More
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