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small red itchy bumps on upper back

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
Take a medication: The rash that you describe can be due to many causes. At this point you can take an otc class b antihistamine such as Cetirizine 10mg and apply an ant ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Jones
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Keratosis pilaris: Is quite common. They generally only get itchy if your skin is dry. They only scar if you pick at them. You can use an exfoliant and a loofah. Acne i ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Rash: The rash needs to be examined to be diagnosed and treated properly, you should see your doctor.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
You're not: In the right age group for shingles unless you have system health problems. If the bumps persist for a few days, see your doctor.
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Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Outbreaks of itchy: red bumps are very common and have many different causes: allergy related hives, especially if you've contacted something new (natural/leaves/plant or ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Specializes in Pediatrics
Rash: if the rash is itchy, he probay is exposed to something he wears that is making him break out with the rash. Try to identify and see what it is
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Several causes: Little itchy bumps on the nape, several forms of dermatitis (skin inflammation), folliculitis (inflammation ofthe hair follicles) , ? Psoriasis ( a sc ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Many causes: First make sure that you don't have a problem with dry skin. Use Cetaphil or Dove soap and apply a moisturizer
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Hand eczema: The most common causes are irritant (too much hand washing) or contact allergy. Pay attention to the type of soap and hand preparation to see it chang ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Pus: Is it actually pus or more of a clear yellow fluid? This may well be worth a visit to a dermatologist.
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