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Are Yellow Spots On My Skin Normal They Are On My Upper Arm
Probably not: Normal healthy people do not have yellow spots on the arms. Skin rashes are difficult to describe with words. A rash that is unusual (such as yellow spots), lasts a long time, or keeps recurring needs to be examined by a primary care doctor or a dermatologist (skin doctor). The doctor can start treatment, or he can do additional testing if the diagnosis is uncertain. ...Read more
I have recently had a skin rash appear on a blaxk ink tattoo that I had approximately 2 years ago. I am noticing small spots appearing all over and my arm is extremely itchy. Is there anything that I can use to treat this?
I have 3 yellow spots on my upper arm. About 1 cm big and it's been on my arm for about 2 days. What is it?
Need to examine: Did you hurt your arm? Even mild injury could result in bleeding in tissue that may manifest as a yellow spot. If the spots do not lighten up in a week or so, you may wish to see a doctor. ...Read more
I have a yellow spots on my upper arm and i really don't know what is it?
What is this?
Does it critical?
Can it be cured?
Too little info: This is not enough information to go on. Need to know more.... How long have you had it?. The nature of the lesions, . Size, pain, etc I would suggest that you start with a visit to your family doc or dermatologist... ...Read more
Small yellow cluster spots red around it on upper arm and tiny five cluster brown sports right above chest not red what could this be?
Needs 2B seen by Dr: It's difficult to determine by your description alone, and best and fastest to be seen by your doctor to determine what it is, and treatment options. S'he can refer you to a dermatologist if it is unusual in presentation, but often it's something your doctor has seen before, and will be simple to treat. ...Read more
How large: This can be many skin rashes. We need to know the size, is it flat or thickened, is it painful, does it itch etc. Sometimes a black and blue injury can change to yellow as it heals. It is best diagnosed by a dermatologist. Ask your physician about seeing a dermatolgoist. ...Read more
Small red spots on upper arm, when squeezed a tiny amount of white puss comes out, then after are very inflamed and skin turns white around spot?
Possible infection: This sounds like an infection it could be from bug bites or some Mild Eczema that has got infected a picture would go a long way ...Read more
I'm 32 yrs old male. For 4 months, I am noticing reddish-yellow spots on upper and lower arm. There is a very minor pain as well on pressing the spots?
I have small yellow spots on my right arm. No pain, not a bruise, I've had about 4 now and they're all about 1/2 a cm all around. Started 1 month ago.
See a physician: Impossible to answer your question without a physical examination of these spots. Sorry not to be able to help more! ...Read more
Had allergy skin test done. First phase no reaction. Second challenge where they inject upper arm under skin not mush reaction. Came home and the following morning three of the spots were raised and itching like crazy(like hives). Delayed reaction??
I woke up with a big red spot on my upper arm. No itch, no bite head, warm to the touch. Today, the red and warm is gone but im in pain. Help. Ideas?
Exam: It may be an infected cyst or a bug bite. If its not better by tomorrow, consider seeing your primary care doctor for a proper evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Pimple like thing on arm. Turned into bruise around the spot, the bruise color is yellow-green. What bit me?
Bite: That is hard to say. I would recommend seeing a dermatologist if this doesn't resolve quickly. ...Read more
Hello I Got some red spots on my skin, arm, chest Iam 18 years- athletic please answer me because it doesn't look good?
SeeSee dermatologist: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Many causes possible: Without examining you it is not possible to say for sure. Vitiligo can cause what you describe along with some fungal infections (tinea versicolor). When you're surrounding normal skin naturally tans, the white spots don't, so they can appear brighter. See a dermatologist to help diagnose and propose a possible treatment. Sometimes this kind of problem can be permanent. ...Read more
Concur w Dr. Juchau: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more
I am getting blood spots under the skin on only my left arm. They appear suddenly and fade away in about 10 days. What causes them?
Doctor can evaluate: Blood spots on the skin are called petechiae (purpura if they are bigger splotches), and are due to blood cells leaking out of the tiny blood vessels in the skin. After the blood cells have leaked out, the area behaves just like a bruise (the body breaks down the blood cells into different colored pigments, and carries them away over a week). The Dr. wants to find out why blood cells were leaking. ...Read more
So on my right arm i have small flat blood spots under skin. My dr called them petechiea. She wasn't concerned but it's freaking me out!
Learn more: Instead of being scared, you should gather more information which will reassure you and take away your anxiety. If you have spots only on your arm(not all over especially on the skin of your legs, you do not have petechiea(unless you had your BP checked on your arm area. If you hahve any further concern(or these get worse) get your bloods counts(CBC Platelet counts) done to be sure they are normal ...Read more
My baby has knots and sores in her head and knots under her arm pits and sore like spots on her face. What cause this?
My skin is getting dark spots all over it started with my arms and also have pain running up and down my left arm can anyone help?
See below: I would seek a dermatologist for your skin disorder. Good luck thank you ...Read more
Fore arm, between point finger and middlefinger and also fore head I've been a little itchy in those spots. I have anxiety.could this be the cause?
Dark heart shapped spots under my skin near my armpits. First appeared a month ago under one arm and now its under my other arm. Idk what it could be?
Dark spots under arm: Dark skin at your armpits can occur due to shaving, chemical irritation or ingrown hairs. People who have diabetes and are obese may have acanthosis nigricans, where pigmentation may occur at the underarms and neck. If the skin feels and otherwise looks okay, you can watch it for now, but if it continues to spread, a doctor should check it. Avoid hair removal creams and other harsh chemicals. ...Read more
I'm hispanic and recently got two dark spots on my arm thought it was from a bug bite but now they are getting dry skin in them I'm worried what it is?
11yr boy/ discoloration skin spots on arm/ last 2 days or fewer maybe 1 or 2 times a month should I be concerned?
Hard to say: The description is a bit vague and could be many things. Most of the short-lived skin issues are minor. If it worries you or there is a family history of troublesome issues showing up as skin changes, an exam might clear up the concern. This would be best done while they are there or collect a few photos and bring them to the visit. ...Read more
My daughter has little red spots on her arm. The size of a small eraser head looks like a small burn but it is red with small white skin on top no pain?
This is difficult to: Diagnose without seeing it. I would recommend bringing her to her doctor to have it checked out. ...Read more
I have 3 blue spots under my skin one on my arm on outer thigh and on buttock they are sore when pressed on been there for years what could they be?
Many things: Acute or sudden blue painful spots can be due to bruising. They can come from systemic issues (like liver, etc), hemaniomas and other things both "bad and not so bad". I would get a further evaluation with more testing. I woul imagine that the fact they have been there for a long time suggests the probably represent nothing serious... Not I would still get them checked out. ...Read more
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