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Arm pit rash: The most common cause of an arm pit rash with itching is fungus build-up, usually induced by excess sweat. Treatment is usually with an otc fungal cream like Clotrimazole 1%. Other possible causes include sensitivity to deodorants or an inflammatory condition of the sweat glands in the arm pit. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Stiff, painful neck left side. Earache, sore throat, swollen bumps in my hairline behind left ear. Feels like mosquito bites.
Pharyngitis & otitis: Please monitor your temperature & can you send a photo of hairline "swollen bumps." Are these bumps itchy. ...Read more
Stinging burning inside ears, itchy stinging scalp above ears, very painful stiffening of neck behind ears & down to shoulders, stinging skin of arm. ?
When you are ill: It sure sounds like you are ill. You have a series of symptoms that do not fit one pattern. Based upon the variety of your symptoms i believe you need to be seen by your family physician soon. However, if the neck stiffness worsens or if you have a fever you need to be seen urgently. ...Read more
My penis itches my knee itches my arm itches forearms its white discoloration dry skin on my penis?
Need more info...: How long have these itches been? How these bother you? Have you lived in a new house or eaten something new? .. All these issues need to be addressed. As to Rx, try moistening the skin with gentle washing with no harsh soaps or... and applying creams for dry skin + lightly touch 1% hydrocortisone caream to the itchy spots and see... Of course, seek evaluation and counseling timely. Best wishes... ...Read more
Rash-like, itchy, lumps/bumps. Mainly on back and neck. Starting to itch and rash on chest. Armpits itchy.
Allergic reaction: The severity of allergies varies and can range from minor irritation to anaphylaxis (shock) — a potentially life-threatening emergency. If your symptoms after starting a new medication, call the doctor who prescribed it immediately. If you are developing a breathing problems call 911. ...Read more
Neck pain, shoulder pain, scalp/top of head tingling/prickly feeling. Ear pain. CT and MRI on head normal. Neck cracks when I turn my head. Help!
? Pinched nerve : in your neck area, may not show on imaging studies, rest your neck, non-steroidals as ibuprofen, unless contraindicated, and physical therapy guided by your treating doctor, may take few weeks to recover, the follow up with and conservative therapy will work, if no improvement otherwise, you may need to see a spine surgeon or a neurosurgeon, good luck ...Read more
Injury from tree between neck and shoulder, severe pain, stiff neck, red itchy rash burns when touched and swollen lymph nodes? Been to chiropractor
See a physician: Nothing against chiropractors but the rash and lymph nodes are not in their field of expertise and should be evaluated by a physician. If the chiropractor has been unable to help with the neck and shoulder discomfort i would take any imaging he/she has done and seek an opinion for an orthopedic doctor. Could be just soft tissue injury or maybe a small fracture. Please see an md for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Swolen eyelids, dry flaky skin, stiff neck, fatigue, red at throat back, tonsils, aching thigh &butt, swollen genitals, headache, symptms mainly rite side.Cause?
You do not sound: Comfortable! need in impersonal exam to check for infectious or inflammatory process. ...Read more
Multiple causes: Itchy skin can have multiple causes. Commonly you should consider whether you have dry skin, which occurs often because we wash this area frequently with harsh cleansers. Also you should evaluate your cosmetics to determine whether they are irritating your skin. If these do not help, seek care from your physician. ...Read more
Back and sides of neck itches. turns red and feels kind of like a sunburn. For a couple of weeks now. Gets worse wearing my scarves and a sweatshirt ?
This sounds like: a contact rash, possibly from your scarves. Is the rash anywhere else? How long does it last? I would recommend having it checked by your doctor. Or if you are a HealthTap Prime member, getting a consult where you can send a photo to one of us. You can also try not wearing the scarves and see if it goes away. Antihistamines may help temporarily. ...Read more
My head has started itching and burning for several weeks now its full of patches of flaking skin and. My neck itches wt patchs of dry skin like?
I have small extremely itch bumps leaking yellow and crusting around my nose, chin, forehead a bit on my cheeks. my neck itches around jawline. ideas?
Depends on the cause: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
See PCP...: 53 y/o says, I have a rash and swelling around the base of my neck, it itches and a burning sensation? Insect bite with/ without a "stinger in-situ" seems likely if these signs are new or sudden. But, having the trained LooK of the Doctor and possibly touching and feeling the rash will most likely tell the Doctor the cause and the treatment to use. See PCP asap. ...Read more
I got a giant spot on my neck that itches a lot. Also on my leg I got couple of giant spot that hurt itch and bleed. The leg ones came nearly 4 weeks?
Appearance?: I would want to see the rash- can uYou upload a picture? ...Read more
I got 3red marks on top part of my breast that itches and also n my neck that itch as well what could this be?
Several things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
My baby has a red spot behind her neck that itches her alot, the edges get lil rashes. At times , what can this be?
Have a rash that keeps reappearing in different locations such as my fore arm, back, and neck, it itches and burns could this br from stress?
My entire skin is itchy, red and inflamed...Almost wrinkly. I have this weird red flush on my neck that itches. Skin burns and prickles sometimes help?
I have this rash on my right boob, between the boobs and going up towards my neck. It itches, red bumps together in groups its seems to be spreading?
Allergy: This is probably because you are allergic to something. See your dermatologist to make sure. ...Read more
I been taking Diflucan (fluconazole) this morning I woke up with redness on my face burning red rash on my neck and itches. Could it be allgeric reaction?
I have a rash on both arms and chest and neck.It itches and burns. What can I use for itching? Have tried everything over the co this wakes me up and is very painful
Ever since i started college again after a long time i started to have these white yellowish spots coming out on my arms, neck and it itches a lot.?
How can I make the pain go away? I have developed some red bumps on the back of my neck. It never itches but i was unable to sleep last night because it felt as if little ants were constantly biting at the area on the back of my neck. Any idea what this c
It : It sounds like you could be dealing with something called herpes zoster or shingles. This is a rash that can be painful and can appear like red blisters on the skin. It is caused by a reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus, the virus that causes chickenpox. Otherwise you could be dealing with a dermatitis or infectious process. It is very difficult to say without actually seeing the lesions in question. Please see your doctor right away. Best of luck. ...Read more
My daughter have some boils on her neck and they itches when she itch them they burst and her skin peal the boils have a water liquid inside.. Can I use Antibiotic powder to get rid of them?
Cyst, abscess?: This is a common area for an ingrown hair or sweat gland which can get inflammed, swollen, and irritated. Rarely it could also be an infection. See your doctor it may be a cyst that needs to be removed or an infection that needs to be draind. In the meantime, use warm compresses and try to avoid squeezing or poking at it. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers