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I developed some itchy bumps first underarms and then they spread to my arms and neck and thighs they are very itchy at night times, I had UTI too.?

I developed some itchy bumps first underarms and then they spread to my arms and neck and thighs they are very itchy at night times, I had UTI too.?

Allergic reaction?: Itchy rashes are usually allergic reactions, but sometimes are from skin infections. Antibiotic allergy can cause an itchy rash, sometimes after the antibiotic is already finished. People who have a history of eczema can have itchy rashes appear off and on. Sometimes there are skin infections like folliculitis, shingles, pimples, impetigo, etc... A doctor can evaluate to see what it all might be. ...Read more

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I have itchy legs and arms at night right before sleep, no bumps, I thought it was the bed, but if I lie on my bed in the morning there's no itchiness?

I have itchy legs and arms at night right before sleep, no bumps, I thought it was the bed, but if I lie on my bed in the morning there's no itchiness?

Worse at night: Most symptoms tend to worsen at night due to the body 's efforts to wind down for a rest with drop in norepinephrine and cortisol production. Suggest that you apply a moisturizer on your body ...Read more

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I have itchy arms and legs at night before sleep, but not when I lie in my bed in the mornings or evenings, no bumps or insect bites, what can it be?

I have itchy arms and legs at night before sleep, but not when I lie in my bed in the mornings or evenings, no bumps or insect bites, what can it be?

Itchy: Do you have dry skin? This is one cause. Occasionally itchiness develops at night when the body temperature rises. You can prevent this by taking benadryl (may make you drowsy) or Claritin (loratadine). Overactive thyroid or polycythemia (excess red blood cells) are rarer causes. Your physician can evaluate you and order any appropriate tests. ...Read more

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I have itchy red bumps inner thigh arms face is very itchy should I go to an emergency room or dermatologist what should I do very irrating at night?

I have itchy red bumps inner thigh arms face is very itchy should I go to an emergency room or dermatologist what should I do very irrating at night?

.? Allergic reaction: Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25-50 mg right away & every 4-6 hours if
needed. (OTC Ned) may take 1-2 gm of Vit C.
Drink extra water & see a doctor or Walk-in clinic
Be a detect e to find what the allergen is. Most probably what you ate. ...Read more

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I have bug bites that are on my legs arms and chest. Very itchy at night. I feel the bite and get red bumps right after. Scabies?

I have bug bites that are on my legs arms and chest. Very itchy at night. I feel the bite and get red bumps right after. Scabies?

Exposed?: Usually, you will know if you've been exposed to someone with scabies, they will have a persistent itchy rash. Could also be flea bites or bedbugs. See your doctor and get checked. In the meantime, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) tablets and cortisone cream can help the itching. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a cluster of white bumps on my fore arm that's itchy what is it?

I have a cluster of white bumps on my fore arm that's itchy what is it?

Dermatitis: You probably got into something, or got bitten. Try over the counter Hydrocortisone and antihistamine cream like benadryl, (diphenhydramine) if that does not work see doc for something stronger or if it spreads or gets worse. ...Read more

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What are these small itchy bumps on my shoulders and arms?

Many answers: You need to check with your doctor and dermatologist who would likely want to know how long these bumps have been present, medications being taken, and other associated symptoms, a skin biopsy may also be needed. ...Read more

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I have very itchy bumps on my arms that are strange shapes?

I have very itchy bumps on my arms that are strange shapes?

I'm not sure...: ...What "strange shapes" means, but irregular outlines usually means a contact dermatitis - something you're allergic to has come in contact with your skin and caused a contact dermatitis. Bug bites are also a possibility. If it's that itchy, you should see a dermatologist and get a precise diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more

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What causes red itchy bumps on the arms and elbows?

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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Itchy bumps or arms and hands, why?

Rash: Reasons are many, contact allergies, dry skin, infection etc. See your doctor and get it checked. ...Read more

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I have a raised itchy bump on my arm and it is itchy and white.

I have a raised itchy bump on my arm and it is itchy and white.

R/O HIVE: Hive are raised bumps that can occur after an allergen exposure. They are usually itchy and multiple. If there is only one it may be a cyst or a lipoma. You need an exam to determine the type of lesion. ...Read more

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I have a red itchy bump on my inner arm where it bends it bleeds if I barely touch it what is this?

I have a red itchy bump on my inner arm where it bends it bleeds if I barely touch it what is this?

Angioma?: Red bumps that bleed easily are usually angiomas - small benign tumors made of blood vessels. But other things can present that way, including some types of skin cancer, so check with your doctor or a dermatologist. If it's bleeding that easily, it should be removed anyway. ...Read more

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I have about 5 small bumps on my arm that have been there for a few days. I have no idea what they're from. They're not itchy.

I have about 5 small bumps on my arm that have been there for a few days. I have no idea what they're from. They're not itchy.

Skin bumps: These would have to be examined by a physician or dermatologist in order to make a diagnosis. Despite lack of itchiness they could be multiple insect bites. ...Read more

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I was out in the sun for a few hours and now I have these itchy bumps on my arm look like bites but I no I didn't get bite by anything what is it?

Hives: Some people can get hives with sun exposure. Try sunscreens first. If that is not effective, you can try to suppress them with antihistamines. ...Read more

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I have itchy bumps and rash on arm pits, remedy?

See a dermatologist: Meanwhile try 1% Hydrocortisone cream. Skip shaving ; deoderants until it heals. Water os fine but do not scrub. ...Read more

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What could these small itchy bumps on my arms and legs be?

Rash: A rash really needs to be visualized by a doctor for an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Fyi: a red, raised and intensely itchy rash is often hives but it can also be? ...Read more

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I have these red itchy bumps on my side under my arm?

I have these red itchy bumps on my side under my arm?

Fungus: If you sweat a lot and rash is itchy and located under you axilla, possibly cutaneous candidiasis. Try over the counter anti-fungal cream. If no improvement, follow up with pcp. ...Read more