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itchy welts on neck

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Psoriasis: It very well may not be ring worm but psoriasis. I would recommend a visit with a skin expert.
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Dr. M. Christine Lee
28 years experience Dermatology
Many possibilities: Could be eczema, atopic derm, seborrheic derm, contact derm, urticaria or allergic reaction, reactive erythema, psoriasis. See a dermatologist or your ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Scabies unlikely.: but it is a reason to have things evaluated. Mostly, reaction to a chemical exposure with/without sunlight sensitization effects. Can progress to a se ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
This is unusual: Leah, you really need to see a clinician both to get relief from the symptoms and find the cause. You can take over the counter antihistamines like B ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
Many things cause: welts or urticaria. to really find out you need to keep both a food diary and product diary (what goes in your body and what goes on your body) but ev ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See a doctor: Because they are so wide spread i would see a doctor. You may want to try over the counter Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for the itching and a topical ... Read More
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A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Hives : Hives, also known as urticaria, are itchy, raised, usually reddish pinkish in color welts found on the skin. In most cases, hives are caused by an al ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Dermatographism: Dermatographism means the ability to write on the skin. People with this form of chronic urticaria are sensitive to touch and pressure, as well as scr ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Hives: Without seeing the welts, i presume they are hives which can often be controlled with antihistamine. There are however many causes for hives and not ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
56 years experience Pediatrics
Possibly: Dryer sheets are known to irritate skin, but before you blame the allergy on the sheets, try to investigate if food, wool, perfume, or insect bites in ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
45 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Try Cortisone cream: If it just came on suddenly, it most likely is some type of allergic reaction and over the counter Hydrocortisone ointment or cream will help resolve ... Read More

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