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Allergic Reaction It Looks Like I Have A Black Eye
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
I have a foot swelling and it looks like i'm having an allergic reaction. It looks like it might be spreading to my hands. Can anyone help me?
Need to be seen: Your swelling could be an allergic rxn. Please make an appointment to be evaluated and treated for reaction or possible infection. Only being seen can a physician make a good clinical decision on your care. ...Read more
I have white spots in my tongue like perfect circles . Is this an allergic reaction, should I be concerned?
When i get a mosquito bite, it itches like crazy, and immediately turns into a large, red since i was small. Could this indicate an allergy, what to do?
Mosquito bites: A large local reaction to insect bites including mosquito bite does not need allergy treatment. You could apply cold compress, topical otc hydrocortisone. If the swelling is large and painful, you might need to see a local physician to be evaluated. If you develop systemic symptoms like hives, belly pain, difficulty breathing with mosquito bites, it is dangerous and you should see an allergist. ...Read more
I have a slight rash on my hand but it came from wearing fake nails...It doesn't look like a fungus or anything it just almost look like a have eczema?
See derm: You should see your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. This way you can find out the cause of this eruption. ...Read more
I have like a red.burn in my back it look.like a bruse but its not a bruse, did something bit me or can be an alergic reaction?
I have 2 flesh colored bumps and a patch of skin that looks funky but i also recently had an allergic reaction not to long ago. Could it be warts.
I have this mark that looks like a burn mark , like from touching a stove or something. Im not sure if it's eczema or shingles or dry skin or just a rash, should I be concerned?
See your physician: There are many and various lesions which could match your description. I can appreciate your concerned, but finding a proper diagnosis and treatment may be the answer to your worries. Rec.: see your physician for physical and referral to dermatologist (if needed). Take good care. ...Read more
My cat had roundworms. Now I have a lump on my eyelid like a stye but it looks like there is a thin wiggly line coming from it. Could it be roundworm?
Doubtfully: I recommend performing hot compresses 3-4 times per day for 10' each, followed by gentle eyelid massage over the bump. If this is a stye, it will ordinarily resolve with this conservative treatment. It's very unlikely that you have a round worm infection of the eyelid. If you are concerned, have an eye md check your eyelid. ...Read more
I have swollen / itchy/ watery eyes from tactu pump. Is it just a irritation or allergic reaction?
Tactupump: hi, both medications inside Tactupump are very irritant for eyes, the gel should not be worn in eyes, lips, corner of nose and mouth. If u accidentally touch ur eyes while having the gel on ur fingers, rinse ur eyes with cold water, if no improvement please see an Eye MD for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have an odd bump on my inner thigh. It looked just like a mosquito bite but it doesn't itch, this morning it went from being red to a gray color?
Yes : A pictures worth 1000 words. If you want to do a HealthTap visit with pictures we could probably give you specific diagnosis and treatment or at least the possibilities ...Read more
I have a weird oval mark on my arm that looks like a hickey. Any ideas what it could be? Never seen anything like it before. i.imgur.com/sKewrZ9.jpg
Contact dermatitis: Thanks for the picture! Based on the shape, it looks like an allergic reaction to something that was in contact with your skin, i.e. contact dermatitis. The treatment usually involves avoiding the substance that caused the reaction in the first place and a steroid cream to get rid of the rash. However, I strongly encourage you to see a dermatologist for an exact definitive diagnosis ASAP. ...Read more
I have an insect bite that looks like a bruise with a red dot in the middle. Should I be worried?
Watch: Watch it for signs of infection with increasing redness and swelling. Watch it for worsening skin darkening or skin ulceration, which can be a sign of a brown recluse spider bite. Do you know what bit you? Depending on where you live, lime disease or other transmitted disease could occur. Most of the time these resolve in a few days. See your doctor if you develop an illness or other concern. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Maybe. If the fluid is thick, white, cheesy & quite small you might have molloscum contagiosum, a mild viral skin infection common in children who have eczema. If the bumps are large blisters filled with yellow fluid that itch intensely you might have contact dermatitis. A common cause of contact dermatitis is poison oak. Have an experienced physician take a look. A picture is worth a 1000 words. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a spot that looked like a mosquito bite. Now is dark red with puss under it. What bit me? And should I be concerned.
I had a bowel movement today and noticed something unusual. There was something red in it. It looked like a baby red tomato. What is this?
Something you ate?: It sounds like you passed something that was not digested, possibly a pill or something swallowed whole. Watch your stool for any other abnormalities, especially blood or black tarry stool. If there is a family history of colon cancer, you need to let your doctor know. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Am i having an allergic reaction to mosquito bites? What do I do? Its itchy, looks puffy but not too swollen, looks like a burn. Benadril doesn't help
Allergic 2 mosquito?: Some have large local reactions to mosquito bites. Try soaking in cool water bath with domeboro's powder (follow box-directions), then apply an otc Hydrocortisone preparation (usually 0.5 - 1%). If no change after 1-2 days, go see a doctor. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) only helps the itch. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Little sister (8) has mosquito bites that swelled up like it never has before, lrg. It looks like an allergic rxn but she is not allergic to any bugs?
Large local reaction: Some kids seem to go through a phase where mosquito bites get bigger and bigger - large red, hard, itchy knots that last for days. With time they grow out of them. This is not anaphylaxis or worrisome. There are reports in the literature of military recruits in basic training getting sick from literally hundreds of mosquito bites, but that's the exception that proves the rule! Use steroid cream. ...Read more
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I have what seems to be a insect bite but it looks like a blister and thats how it looked when it first appeares and itches like mad?
Could be: It is common for some people's bodies to over react to some insect bites. It will usually grow bigger for 2-3 days. As long as it is itching more than tender it isn't likely to be infected. Also if it is just on the one area that was bit it doesn't sound like an allergy, just an exaggerated localized reaction. Ice massage and antihistamines might help. ...Read more
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