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Arm Scalp And Feet Itch With Red Dots
My friend broke out w red all over face, arms, bottom feet, back, face and it itches and came on sudden. Do. u think he has an allergic reaction. Tx?
Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it. Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin (beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body. Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn. Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more
I have red bumps/ pimple like on my arms, some on legs and feet. It itches. What's the cause of this?
My feet are itchy and burning after itching....and knees arms hands feet itches in night more...help me. I got red rashes after 2 days of itching. Tq?
Clean, don't scratch: Clean the bedding well. Gently clean your body well too and wipe w/ diluted vinegar or witch hazel, etc. Use a hypoallergic lotion too. Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) as directed. If you still suffer, see a Dr. You might need a lb test and/or a Rx anti-inflammatory. Try hard to not scratch! Avoid infection. ...Read more
What are the side of effects that cause the side of my feet itch more at night by itching it a lot where it shows red small dots from itching it?
Fungus or eczema: You probably have s fungal infection on the plantar aspect of your feet. The fungal infection causes itching, probably more so at night because you are aware of it, since you are barefoot in bed and have more access to your feet. It could also be a contact allergy to a certain pair of shoes or something you have applied to your feet. Your best bet is to try an overt the counter anti fungal cream. ...Read more
Time to see a doc.: These symptoms are pretty common and have multiple causes. In your case, how long have you had them? How long do they last? Under what context do they occur? Are there other symptoms that are related like nausea, diarrhea, lightheadedness, redness and itching of eyes? Do you have wheezing or difficulty breathing? What is in the environment at the time? All these? S need to be explored w/a doctor. ...Read more
Skin is itchy all over, but also swollen & red on arms, thighs, and feet. It's uncomfortable to walk on my feet, & all the itching affects my sleep.?
U need to see U: Pcp for evaluation and work up.Get a more detailed answer ›
Itching all over. Red marks on neck. Left arm weak and sore. Haven't eaten anthing today but feet swelled after eating chicken yesterday.
Allergy to food?: Good morning, it is likely an allergic reaction to either chicken or to the flavoring agents used to cook. Medications such as benedryl may provide a temperorary relief. You may have to try again later with just boiled chicken in future to rule out a reaction to flavoring agents. ...Read more
Small red bumpy spots on hands feet very itchy then dry blisters started feet then palms now arms and legs severe itching?
Red bumps on arms l: It seems like you have some kind of ongoing contact dermatitis and you need to be evaluated by you physician. If it was viral illness which can present like you describe, but that clears up without any tratment. In your case description you got spread to your arms with otching which makes me think it is some kind of contact or allergic dermatitis, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more
I have very itchy skin all over; have had this for years now. Ihave no allergies. I scratch and my skin becomes red. I have itchy arms, legs, feet, hands, scalp and breasts. Help!
Need evaluation: Diffuse itching of the body is called pruritis, and can be due to impairments of the liver and ducts draining the liver. A primary care doctor would be the best place to start, if you have yellowing of the skin, or of the whites of the eyes or pain under the right side of rib cage then see a gastroenterologist. If liver is fine, then see allergist or dermatologist. ...Read more
Hi so I have little tiny red dots on my left arm and it itches also it has a rash should I take something stay home or what is it help please?
Rash: A rash like this is difficult to assess without much more information. In general, itching a rash can make the itch much much worse and is not recommended. You may be coming into contact with something (skin care product, detergent, etc) that is irritating in which case avoidance may help. Good skin hygiene with frequent moisturization can help to reduce itch. Sometimes an antihistamine can help ...Read more
I lived in Israel for 4 years and now I came back to the USA, and im starting to get red dots all over my arm it itches, is it a food change rash?
Hi, I had a flu shot & that night I have a reaction with red dots on my back, chest and upper arm where I had the needle. It hurts and itches.
Likely a reaction:
Get the doctor that administerd it to check & verify. Could be either a reaction to a component or your body making a rare phenomenon.
Either way needs to be reported. ...Read more
I am experiencing skin sores, itchy rash (severity: severe) (quality: severe itching) (side: scalp), rash in armpit (quality: pustules or pimples), itch, leg numbness and skin rash (quality: itchiness, blisters, crusty, bumpy, red or bluish purple, fla
Sore/ itchy rash: May be eczema, psoriasis which could respond to steroids but may need stronger treatment if diffuse, folliculitis for which mupirocin topical and bactrim oral if not allergic would help, or autoimmune process. Or food intolerence- gluten, milk. Would follow up with dermatologist ...Read more
Every time I get home, I notice these bump like itches keep appearing on my feet, legs & eventually to my arms. What could be the cause?
Indoor allergen?: If this occurs only when you are in the house, I would suspect something in the home being an allergen to you. In a tropical climate, mold allergy would be top on the list. Check for mold infestations. My question is whether this also occurs when you are at a friend's house at about the same time since hives do tend to get worse in the evening vs the morning? ...Read more
Skin itch (no redness) started 2 yrs ago, feet & hands, then scrotum. It comes & goes. Now it itches more, puffy eyes and redness on neck. What is it?
3+wks sore spot on base of scalp by ear 4inchs long. Feels like bruise throbs& sometimes itches quarter size fluid filled spot. No redness. Dizzy now
Biopsy: You need a biopsy of the area. Your dermatologist could do this could for you. ...Read more
Hi, I have plaque psiorsis on my face, arms, back, scalp and behind the ears. Scalp itches so bad and my hair is falling out and breaking, causes scalp to be super sore?
I think I got bit on my arm, but the red color won't go away and it itches often. It welts when I scratch. Should I go to a doc?
I have a small circular red bump with a little scab on my arm that itches I was wondering what it could possibly be and what should I do?
I have a red ichy hard spot on the bottom of my right foot, and my Left is red and itches, I have no idea what they are but I can barely stand.?
I wish I could send the pic of my feet... On my heel, the bottom and on side of my feet its a dark brownish red color & itches what could this be?
My feet are more where it itches when I scratch red tiny bumps show. My body itching too but my son as well is itching on his foot too please help!
Not likely: If it's a raised line in a rough circle, with some clearing and loss of hair in the middle, then it could be 'ringworm, ' which isn't actually a worm but a fungus. Worms under the skin are possible but are typically a third-world issue. Could also be contact dermatitis/allergy or another kind of infection like staph. See your doctor to help define what it is. ...Read more
Son killed an unidentified bug on his arm. Today it's red, golf ball sized bite that itches and is "uncomfortable". Concerned or no?
Yesterday, I've started having these red little sports on my upper right arm. And it itches, and pinches. When I scratch, it spreads. Help?
Hard to say: Without seeing. You need eyes to look at it. Please make appointment with your doc. ...Read more
Hi my 5 month old son has a rash on his arm the size of a quarter and it just won't go away. It's red, oozes at times, and it itches him a lot.
I have a single red mark on my arm that itches & keeps coming back. I first saw it after a trip to belize. It will go away for weeks then reappear.?
Show it to your doc: Your doctor will have to evaluate it in person. ...Read more
I have a small circular red bump with little scabs in it on my arm by my underarm that itches. What is it?
I think I got bit by a spider. My arm is swollen and red and hurts and itches bad. I'm pregnant. Could the bite harm the baby?
Not likely: The spider bite is not likely to harm the baby. Usually the reaction is local and doesn't spread to the baby. Best wishes! ...Read more