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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Dermatitis: It depends on what is really going on and should be seen by a doctor. It could be contact dermatitis, allergic dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, Lupu ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Red facial skin: Many issues can cause this such as dry skin, eczema, contact dermatitis, or other issues. Try using eucerin sensitive lotion to keep it moist and top ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Red itchy skin: Try using virgin coconut oil as a moisturizer to get rid of redness and itchiness.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: see your doctor or a dermatologist, you have severe eczema and external ear infection, you need to be examined and you will need prescription medicati ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
Many possibilities: There's a long differential here, from seborrheic dermatitis to allergic or irritant dermatitis to a yeast or fungus infection - hives - something cal ... Read More
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Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience in Pediatrics
ACNE ?: Or other kind of dermatitis. Best seen and treated !
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Allergy: If you get it often when upset it is anxiety, if it just happened it may only be an allergy. If there are bumps involved you need to see doctor for t ... Read More
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A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
See a doctor: This could be one of a hundred things. Need to see this and get more history.
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Kermani
23 years experience in Ophthalmology
Allergy Likely: These symptoms are typical from allergic responses. Commonly, these could be from either environmental/seasonal allergy or a contact dermatitis type ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cory Annis
28 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Check it out: Most likely seborrheic dermatitis, but scaling patches on face after 40 should get checked out by your pcp.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
20 years experience in Dermatology
Multiple causes : Eczema, seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis or other conditions can cause this. See a physician to check this.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sameer Gupta
18 years experience in Allergy
Ear rash : It can be several things . If its on the skin behind your ears it could be eczema. Trying some 1 % Hydrocortisone cream on the rash can sometimes he ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See derm: Consult a dermatologist to find out. It is difficult to tell what they may be without a more detailed history and direct examination.
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Strumeyer
32 years experience in Urology
?fungal: More than likely this is a fungal rash (jock itch) but should be looked at by md if no improvement after treatment.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Weinberg
27 years experience in Dermatology
Eczema: Eczema or seborrhea.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edwin Schuller
44 years experience in Family Medicine
Too broad: Too broad a question. Anything from measles to bedbugs to petichiae, to allergic reaction. Please be more specific.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience in General Practice
Check this out: If this has not gone away I would suggest checking it out. It's hard to say what this may be without seeing it. Skin cancer is always a possibility. A ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Folliculitis: Folliculitis is often seen in otherwise healthy people, it's easily curable in most cases and frequently clears on its own without treatment, though i ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience in Ophthalmology
Allergic reaction: You could have an allergic response to something, whether food, lotions, medications or other. You can trial Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and topical ey ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Dermatitis: Of some sort. Rashes or skin conditions are much easier diagnosed by seeing them. You can try an over the counter cortisone creams nd if no improvemen ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience in Dermatology
May be yeast: Would go to a dermatologist as may be a non dangerous yeast infection easily removed.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
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Hives: Most likely an allergic skin reaction to something you may have come into contact with.You can try over the counter antihistamines and if they do not ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Get examined: It could be eczema, folliculitis, blood disorder/vasculitis, allergic/contact dermatitis, viral infection etc. Only your dr can make an accurate dx. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Several possible...: ...Problems: hand-foot-mouth disease, contact dermatitis, dyshydrosis (sweat rash.) if it bothers you, get it checked by your doctor.
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