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A 8-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Rash...or more: If it is only a rash without a single other symptom then simply keep it clean, dry and hypoallergenic lotions. If any other symptoms plus the rash, sh ... Read More
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A 76-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
Causes...: Of itching without rash include medicines, foods, dust, pollen, and stress. It could also be an allergic reaction to something that contacted your ski ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Martin
48 years experience in Family Medicine
Herpes zooster infe: Herpes zoster causes nerve pain when you have an immune depression for many possible reasons. This virus infects nerves and is felt as pain when the v ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Folliculitis?: It could be shingles or could be a mild folliculitis or cellulitis. If you are having any fevers than be sure to contact one of us or see your physici ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience in Dermatology
Spreading rash: There are many rashes that can erupt along paths of skin nerves. These paths are called dermatomes. One such rash is shingles (herpes zoster) that h ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Rash: it is hard without seeing the rash to know what this is. The skin under the breast is moist and a good spot for fungal or bacterial infections to get ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glueck
56 years experience in Clinical Lipidology
Skin infection: This could be a bacterial (strep or staph) infection of the skin, and can be very dangerous. If there is any evidence of a red streak going up and dow ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Arm pit: You may have an infecion of your hair follicles as a result of shaving. As a result you have a red rash and bad odor. See a dermatologist because you ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience in General Practice
Virus: Rash of localized "red bumps... Which spread from chest to armpit", in a middle age man, is compatible with shingles. The virus follows nerve tracts, ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See dermatologist: This requires a direct exam although i suspect that this may be from a fungal infection (monilial) especially if you are overweight and sweat a lot.
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