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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
See your doctor: Many possibilities: scabies, infection, allergy, etc. Please see your doctor.

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: unless it caused second or third degess burns
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Generalized pruritus: Pruritus, or itch, is defined as an unpleasant sensation that provokes the desire to scratch. Certain systemic diseases have long been known to cause ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a Doctor: Could be many things from sunburn to infectious process. A dermatologist is a specialist in diseases of the skin. Many primary care doctors in the US ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience 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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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience 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 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
PPlease see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Skin spots: Several possibilities. Best to have a dermatologist take a look.
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Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
This : This is one of those situations where "a picture is worth a thousand words"--really needs to be seen by a medical professional. Eczema is common in c ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Hard to say: This description it is hard to say what you have. You should see a dermatologist so a diagnosis can be made.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nika Ferdowsi
Specializes in Family Medicine
Dry Skin Possibly: It could be that you are experiencing dry skin. Using a moisturizer as soon as you get out of the shower (while your skin is still damp) will lock in ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Your description: applies to a number of skin problems but I would "vote for" FUNGAL cause. Sometimes SPECIFIC TREATMENT and sometimes ORAL ANTI-FUNGALS are indicated ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gross
45 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Spots: You need to see a Dematologist
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
First of all...: "skin rash" is redundant -- the only place you can get a rash is on your skin. Second, without seeing it, all i can tell you is that psoriasis is comm ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Many things: You may be shaving and then scratching (most common), skin diseases, skin rashes, circulation, heart conditions, and more. See your doctor a ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Yvonne Conner
43 years experience General Practice
Sun Protection: These brown spots are in sun exposed area and are generally pre-cancerous lesions or actino keratosis. Using sun block and wearing a hat would be help ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Seres
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Need info: A picture would help a great deal in figuring this one out.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See derm: See dermatologist for the answer. This can becaused by several diseases.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Mottled skin : It may be cutis marmorata . A non serious condition characterized by purple and white blotch legs. There are not itchy or painful. A doctor should ev ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
White Spots: White spots on your arms and legs can be caused by sun damage, a form of eczema called pityriasis alba, a fungal infection called tinea versicolor and ... Read More
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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 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : Not usually. To diagnose a rash need to see it or take pictures try HealthTap for Doctors for diagnosis and treatment
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Rash: Rashes are difficult to diagnose without being seen. Is it flat, pebbly, blistery? How long present? How large an area involved? Any contact with pois ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Eczema : Can be itchy red and burning in patches treat with cortisone creams.
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