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Brusing That Looks Like Hickeys
Yesterday I noticed a tiny raised red bump on my neck that stings when touched. Looks like a cherry hemangioma? but not look like a bug bite or pimple
Be checked : If this new since yesterday be checked for a tick. All the best. ...Read more
Bruising: There are many causes of bruising, some of which are quite important for you physically. If you have what is classically known as a bruise you cannot explain his presents, you need to see a dermatologist as soon as possible. ...Read more
Yes: Bites can have that appearance but may be raised and itchy but can also be flat and nonitchy. Redness gradually fades but may take days. Other possibilities include petecchiae which are flat,nonitchy and are leakages of tiny skin blood vessels(capillaries) and can occur in clusters and can take days to fade. ...Read more
I have like a white little lump in my mouth looks like dead skin but behind it it looks brownish ?
Needs to be seen: Unfortunately we can't know what it is you see and whether or not there is a problem without seeing it (any more than you can tell me what the reddish bump that I have on my arm is). You will have to see a dentist to find out. ...Read more
My ankle has blistery pus filled bumps it looks disgusting. It started as a scabby looking thing and now looks like that.
Have it looked at: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. 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
It would be : Hard to tell without an in-person evaluation. ...Read more
I have a red spot dat kind itch on my left butt cheek and it looks like little clusters of bumps or forming , can it be something serious ?
I have swelling under my left eye, it looks like a mosquito bite, it doesn't hurt or itch and sometimes it looks like the skin its a little rough.
See doctor: A persistent lesion with skin change could possibly be an early cancer, so please see your doctor. He or she might recommend a biopsy or dermatologist consultation if the appearance is concerning, or may be able to reassure you if there is nothing to worry about. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
3mm skin color/clear raised round mole on side torso . Looks like a blister. Itchy. Looks like it got bit bigger, but shaved over it. Should i worry?
I have a few bites on my legs and arm that itch like mosquito bites. They then look like a dark scab has formed and what looks like hair comes out?
Exam: or upload a photo: impossible to diagnose without direct visualization. ...Read more
It could: Be a number of things, but it needs to be seen and evaluated by a physician to give you an appropriate answer. ...Read more
What looks like a cysts appear on stomach when squeezed looks like a purple blood filled blister forming under skin. hard to burst even with pin.
Blister: Did you sterilize the pin before using it? Ask your GP to examine and evaluate you. ...Read more
Red spots that look like bigger pimple surrounded by white circle(not much visible circle but stil there)appeared on my legs(4 of them)-how to heal it?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Blister like bump under sons neck. It started small almost looked like a skin tag but looks like it's getting fluid and getting bigger?
Eneck Lump: A lump in the neck can mean many things. If it was initially a skin tag, it may represent a remanent of development that has a sinus and forms a cyst.. Send a picture or have it seen. It may also be a simple abscess. Much depends upon where it is located. All the best. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Acne treatment: Adult acne can be prevented or minimized by using a gentle cleanser twice daily, over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid products or prescription medications including topical cream with or without oral medications. Picking at them will make them look worse, so avoid any urges! ...Read more
Red bump on my butt. Hurts when i touch it. Does not look like a pimple because it's red. Looks like a bed bug but pimple size. Is this serious?
Not serious: This is probably not serious, i would give it time to heal or go away. If it has been a few weeks and nothing has changed about it then i would go see a dermatologist so they can make a proper diagnosis and further help you from there, otherwise it doesn't seem serious :]. ...Read more
There are many: Possible causes for this. With info available - can't provide a helpful response. ...Read more
Difficult to tell: There are so many possibilities as to why you could be developing these bumps, which could include an allergic rash ("contact dermatitis"), dry skin, infection, drug reaction, etc. The only way to find the true cause is to have your skin examined by a doctor, and they can find the proper diagnosis and treatment for you. Best wishes. ...Read more
Red painful raised bump on hand. Slowly growing looks like blood blister but feels like splinter in it. Suddenly appeared ?
Infection Likely: I would make sure to have this evaluated by your doctor. Given your medical history and the medications you are taking (Humira), you might have a skin infection that will require doctor-directed care. Your immune system is suppressed due to the Humira, (adalimumab) so you are more at risk for getting skin infections. Get it checked out. ...Read more