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raised red skin lesions

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly bug bites: There are many causes of red "spots" which when touched are not flat on the skin but instead are elevated off the skin. They can be red from scratchi ... Read More

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: You may have gout with tophi which are whitish and not red.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Can't make a : recommendation without knowing what the skin lesions are. Recommend annual head to toe dermatologic assesment of skin. It could be evaluated at your ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, inse ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to he ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Barton Butterbaugh
39 years experience Family Medicine
Skin lesions: If this has been a persistent lesion of the skin of the chest, it's time to see a dermatologist for definitive diagnosis.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Skin lesion: This is a red colored tissue change over the coccyx (the bottom of the spine).
A member asked:
Dr. Thomas Heston
28 years experience Family Medicine
Could be ....: Could be an infection, or possible insect bite. It would be helpful to view an image to give you a more informed opinion.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
That is possible: But hard to diagnose without more info and an exam of the lesion. If you get more, see a doctor. If it goes away or you find critters on your pet, s ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably not: The adhesive is irritating to the skin and commonly causes skin changes such as these. If it disappears within 48 hrs, probably nothing to worry abou ... Read More
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