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I have these blister like oval bumps on the back of my hands all the way up to my elbow. I don't know what it is and what I should do.

I have these blister like oval bumps on the back of my hands all the way up to my elbow. I don't know what it is and what I should do.

Blister?: or they sold or fluid filled, They are new or there for a long time, painful or not? need to be seen by your physician If they are not painful and fluid filled, may be molluscum contagiosum which will get better with time ...Read more

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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more


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I have small red like blisters bumps that are itchy on my hand and mow I have it on my elbows and on my knee im not sure if this an allergic reaction ?

I have small red like blisters bumps that are itchy on my hand and mow I have it on my elbows and on my knee im not sure if this an allergic reaction ?

Difficult to say: As you can imagine, rashes of any type are difficult to diagnosis definitively without an examination. Recurring rashes can be due to allergies, eczema, infections or other causes. Best to see your family doctor, internist, or dermatologist to get a diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more

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Blistering bumps covering my face, elbows, forearms, scalp, and pelvic region.. Along with the back of the neck. Plaque psoriasis? Press help.

Blistering bumps covering my face, elbows, forearms, scalp, and pelvic region.. Along with the back of the neck. Plaque psoriasis? Press help.

See doc: This is not description of psoriasis.This is more consistent with extensive allergic reaction such as erythema multiform which needs internal medications. Diagnosis amy need biopsy and blood tests. See doc immediately to prevent scarring or long term discoloration. ...Read more

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What could small blister like bumps that itch a little but don't hurt under my arm where my bra is be? They have been there a few days

What could small blister like bumps that itch a little but don't hurt under my arm where my bra is be? They have been there a few days

Infection: This could represent infection with yeast, bacteria or even a cystic eruption called hidraadenitis. If it is infected itvwill require medication. See physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My son has small clearish blister like bumps on arm and face what could they be? They are itchy and appeared out of no where

My son has small clearish blister like bumps on arm and face what could they be? They are itchy and appeared out of no where

Allergy: Most likely an allergic reaction to something that he has been in contact with. If they are fluid filled blisters and he has not been vaccinated against chicken pox, that is possible although we don't see chicken pox often nowadays because most children are immunized against it. ...Read more

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Blister/bump has been on my arm for approx. 9 hrs. I was running errands and went to the gym. Just 1 bite and blister. Yes to warm and chkpx. I'm 25.

Blister/bump has been on my arm for approx. 9 hrs. I was running errands and went to the gym. Just 1 bite and blister. Yes to warm and chkpx. I'm 25.

Bite?: Sounds like a bugbite. Since it's only been there 9 hours it's nothing to worry about. You can treat with hydrocortisone (if it itches) and/or a healing ointment like Neosporin or Vaseline (if it's open and raw). ...Read more

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I have a raised reddish bump on my arm and on top of it is a pin size bubble resembling a blister. It itches and has been there for several hours.

Lets review your sym: You have this red bump on your arm which has a blister on top correct? How long has this been there? Have you been outside where you could have gotten bit by an insect? Is there just the one or are there more? Is the area surrounding the rash red and/or warm to touch? Have you ever had chickenpox? How old are you? Most likely if it is a single lesion it is most likel due to an insect bite. Cluste ...Read more

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What is cause of lots of bumps on elbows?

What is cause of lots of bumps on elbows?

Many possibilities: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What would cause a bump on the lower arm near the elbow?

GOUT OR ARTHRITIS: Gout and arthritis could cause a cyst that is filled with a joint fluid called synovial cyst if not bothering you leave it alone if painfull or getting larger check with your physiciam. ...Read more

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What would cause red little bumps on elbow that burn?

What would cause red little bumps on elbow that burn?

Many possibilities: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I have a painful pimple like bump with white head on my elbow. What could it be? Could laying on my bed or applying pressure on my elbow at my desk cause it?

Yes: This could be as simple as a pimple that has not come to surface yet. Constant pressure or irritation to the area can cause this. If you are having fevers, chills or limited range of motion of your elbow joint, a more serious infection could be developing and you should seek medical attention. If not, a warm compress and avoiding the pressure to the area should be helpful. ...Read more

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What causes red itchy bumps on the arms and elbows?

Rash on Arms: Dermatitis herpetiformis is an extremely itchy rash made of bumps and blisters. The rash is chronic, which means it continues over a long period of time. This rash occurs on the arms and elbows. Other causes include eczema, allergies, contact dermatitis, psoriasis and others. See your dermatologist for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What to do if I have this rash on my feet, legs, elbows, fingers, armsdespite the medicines i've been on, and now, these itchy blister like things show up?

What to do if I have this rash on my feet, legs, elbows, fingers, armsdespite the medicines i've been on, and now, these itchy blister like things show up?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. 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