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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Show them: to his doctor, to make sure that these are lipomata, not something more serious. If they indeed are just lipomata, they do not need to be removed unt ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Genetic: There's an uncommon autosomal dominant genetic condition in which the person has lots of lipomas. It's harmless otherwise. One of my lifetime friends ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nina Hall
Dr. Nina Hall answered
Specializes in General Surgery
Can be painful: While most people have one to two lipomas, occasionally patients have multiple lipomas; many have family members with similar conditions. Lipomas c ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Don't know and yes: "no one knows why these lumps form, although they do tend to run in families and may result from mutations in fat cells leading to rapid, but orderly ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kim Capehart
19 years experience in Dentistry
Go to doctor: This is very wide and broad symptom. You should go to the doctors for evaluation.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Possible: lipomas, benign fatty tumors under the skin; however, must be examined to definitively diagnose. This condition often runs in families.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Itching and Sweating: The causes of itching and sweating are many. Go to the following web site: http://symptomchecker.Webmd.Com/multiple-symptoms?Symptoms=excessive-sweat ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Seward
21 years experience in Dermatology
Athlete's : Athlete's foot is caused by a fungus. It is certainly possible for it to spread from between the toes to the top or bottom of foot, hands, and even t ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Lumps: This is the time for you to seek on site doc's consult. Without seeing the bumps, it is impossible to tell what those are. Lipoma (benign skin tumors) ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See a doctor: It could be a contact dermatitis, an allergic reaction, an infection...... Doctor would need to examine diagnosise you to determine the diagnosis.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience in Family Medicine
See a doctor: See a doctor and let them see what you have.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
40 years experience in Family Medicine
Allergy: This is likely an allergy to something. Could be a medication, a food, or something in the air such as mold or pollen.. Take Benadryl (diphenhydrami ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
This would require: medical evaluation to accurately diagnose.
A 92-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Many possible cause: You need to ask your physician: It can be allergy, a skin probem, a tumor or a liver problem to name a few. You will need to be evaluated to help ans ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reaction : You have some type of allergic reaction. See your doctor for evaluation.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience in Pediatrics
First of all: How old is your baby? Babies , newborns get a lot of rashes on the face, neck, chest and at times all over the body! this cause a lot of anxiety on th ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Body lumps: That is a reasonable approach.
A 7-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
Rash: It sounds like Stella has a childhood exanthem. I have never heard of an arthropod assault resulting in a generalized papular eruption. You need to ta ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes it can: It can spread if the heat and sweating continues, which causes the heat rash to start with so if you want to prevent the spread use airconditioning o ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Itching is a problem: The most common reason for general itching is dry skin, especially in the winter. If the non-red bumps are on the upper outer arms, this could be ker ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience in Orthodontics
See: See a dermatologist
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Red bites all over.: 25 F states getting red bites all over my body. Itch and happen at random times. Not outdoors. Need a lot more information such as where do you live? ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience in Addiction Medicine
See a doctor: The condition is severe and debilitating. Any condition or symptom of such extent needs a good medical evaluation especially with all the accompanying ... Read More
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A 12-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience in Pediatric Endocrinology
Likely viral: sounds like a post viral rash. If rash worsens or does not away in the next few days, better to run it by their pediatrician. No specific treatment ne ... Read More
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