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My 19 mo old has tiny red bumps all over his upper arms & thighs, cheeks get red too. He has been tested 4 allergies. There is a name for it. Kp? Pk?

My 19 mo old has tiny red bumps all over his upper arms & thighs, cheeks get red too. He has been tested 4 allergies. There is a name for it. Kp? Pk?

Keratosis Pilaris: Keratosis pilaris (kp) is an extremely common skin disorder. It usually runs in families and can be associated with eczema. It usually does not require treatment unless it becomes a cosmetic concern later in life. ...Read more

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I have itchy tiny red bumps on arms, upper stomach, upper thighs, near my elbows, and lower back. Is this chicken pox or hives?

I have itchy tiny red bumps on arms, upper stomach, upper thighs, near my elbows, and lower back. Is this chicken pox or hives?

Rash: They can be either, you really need to have your rash examined to know how to treat it and if you are contagious or not, see your doctor sooner than later. ...Read more

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I have pimple like bumps on the back of my upper arms and thighs. They are not itching. What could be?

I have pimple like bumps on the back of my upper arms and thighs. They are not itching. What could be?

Pimples: Usually pimple-like bumps on the arms and legs are caused by a condition such as keratosis pilaris and moisturizers with Lactic Acid may help. ...Read more

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For the past week, I've been extremely itchy. It started on my upper arms and thighs, now it's all over my arms and legs. They are little bumps, help?

For the past week, I've been extremely itchy. It started on my upper arms and thighs, now it's all over my arms and legs. They are little bumps, help?

Tell your parents?: You'll need to have your parents sign up for an account on HealthTap and then, they can pose questions on your behalf. That is because of laws governing treatment of minors whether by telemedicine or otherwise. We need parental permission to give you any sort of medical advice let alone a prescription. Have you told your parents about your condition? I'm sure they can help you as well. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my legs & arms that itch bad (mostly on thighs & back of inside of upper arms).My fiance doesn't have them & i haven't changed products?

I have bumps on my legs & arms that itch bad (mostly on thighs & back of inside of upper arms).My fiance doesn't have them & i haven't changed products?

Possible allergy: Causes of this type of localized itchy rash include contact dermatitis from clothing, creams, etc or allergic reaction to insect bites.Cortisone cream may help. If they persist a dermatologist could diagnose the problem and recommend treatment. ...Read more

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I have red bumps all over my thighs, upper arms, and abdomen. ?

I have red bumps all over my thighs, upper arms, and abdomen. ?

See doctor: You would be wise to see your doctor. You also need to give a good description of the rah and is it itchy or painful? Etc ...Read more

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I have a series of bumps on my upper arms and bottom part of my leg that itch but eventually stop. They don't seem to go away. It was on my face .

I have a series of bumps on my upper arms and bottom part of my leg that itch but eventually stop. They don't seem to go away. It was on my face .

See your doctor: This might possibly be follicular eczema or folliculitis or contact or irritant dermatitis. See a dermatologist for proper diagnosis and treatment. Try using a topical cortisone cream to see if it helps. Might be related to dry sensitive skin or an allergic reaction. ...Read more

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Dark spots with bumps on upper arm and thighs?

Dark spots with bumps on upper arm and thighs?

Get checked: But, reddish firm nodules can be a condition called hidradenitis suppuritiva. They can recur month to month and have some pain with them.

Get an examination to be sure exactly what it is. ...Read more

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I have tiny red itchy bumps on my elbows and upper arm. They come and go. And sometimes appear on knees, thighs and bottom. What can be causing this?!

I have tiny red itchy bumps on my elbows and upper arm. They come and go. And sometimes appear on knees, thighs and bottom. What can be causing this?!

See a dermatologist: can be one of several possibilities, you need to be evaluated and physically examined, you can start by your doctor who may refer you to a dermatologist, best wishes ...Read more

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My daughter keeps getting these little bumps on her body ,upper arm, leg and hands when we go to her Dr there always gone or barely noticeable . they?

My daughter keeps getting these little bumps on her body ,upper arm, leg and hands when we go to her Dr there always gone or barely noticeable . they?

Probably allergic: The fact that the skin bumps are transient and come and go suggests that they might be allergic or from dry skin. If the child has prolonged baths and uses lots of soap, this may happen. Minimizing water exposure, soap & a skin cream may help. If problem persists the child should be seen by a pediatrician or dermatologist for a thorough evaluation to find the cause. ...Read more

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Tremors In hands, weak upper arms, kinda weak in legs, dizziness, weight loss, vision off, tingling in feet, stiff fingers.Post viral? Got mri, not ms

Tremors In hands, weak upper arms, kinda weak in legs, dizziness, weight loss, vision off, tingling in feet, stiff fingers.Post viral? Got mri, not ms

Please keep: looking for the cause. Lots of possibilities Blood sugar? Neurological? Thyroid? Please stay w/your doc but ask about seeing a specialist. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of red bumps on upper arms?

How do I get rid of red bumps on upper arms?

Go to Dr.: What you describe as red bumps could be many things. Skin problems need to be seen by a dr. ...Read more

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What causes sunburn like rash on chest, upper arms, and thighs which is also accompanied by purple, swollen feet and ankles?

What causes sunburn like rash on chest, upper arms, and thighs which is also accompanied by purple, swollen feet and ankles?

Get physical exam: Rashes and skin discolorations are the result of many diseases, medications, and conditions. You must be evaluated by medical doctor for this problem. Discuss any medications or drugs you have taken or are taking. This could be signs of serious reaction, allergic or immunologic, to bacteria, drugs, chemicals, or other infections. ...Read more

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I have tiny bumps all over my upper arms what could this be?

I have tiny bumps all over my upper arms what could this be?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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After scratching my back upper arms white bumps appear-looks similar to big bites. Then after a few minutes of not scratching the bumps fade. ???

After scratching my back upper arms white bumps appear-looks similar to big bites. Then after a few minutes of not scratching the bumps fade. ???

Just a thought: but you may be having a marked "gooseflesh" "goosebumps" (elevation of the hair follicles which happens with scratching, rubbing in some people.)This is due to contract of tiny muscles which RAISE your hair ("pilo-erectal muscles) ("hair raising experience")
Hope this is helpful
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What kind of product can I buy to cure th bumps on the back of upper arms?

Keratosis Pilaris: This is a common problem that causes occasionally an itchy but bumpy eruption on the upper arms. You can use a moisturizing cream that contains salicylic acid such as cerave sa lotion. ...Read more

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My son, age 18, has large broken capillaries, around his upper thighs and upper arms. He lifts weights. Cause? Cure?

My son, age 18, has large broken capillaries, around his upper thighs and upper arms. He lifts weights. Cause? Cure?

See your doc: To do an exam to rule out disorders other than the trauma of weight lifting. Work out may need to be modified. Celebrate your healthy body w/or w/out a six-pack. Some folks use horse chestnut supplements for vascular integrity to strengthen vessels. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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My 25 month old has little bumps all over the back of her arms and thighs. How can I treat this at home, or to at least make it smoother?

My 25 month old has little bumps all over the back of her arms and thighs. How can I treat this at home, or to at least make it smoother?

Moisturize/Exfoliate: Dry bumps on the thighs or backs of the arms are often keratosis pilaris (plugged follicles). Try brief baths followed by moisturizer. Products with Lactic Acid or urea help exfoliate. There are prescription meds if bad. But unless uncomfortable no treatment at all needed. Avoid harsh drying soaps. Avoid fragrances in skin products. Keratosis pilaris usually gradually goes away on its own. ...Read more

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There are bumps on my hands thighs and arms. What can I use to treat this?

Bumps: I would encourage you to visit a dermatologist. Tell them where the bumps began, where they spread, your medical history, family and social history, medications and allergies. Do the bumps itch? Are they painful? What do they look like? Are they filled with fluid? After a proper history of your chief complaint you can be examined.
Good luck. ...Read more

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What are these red patches that have appeared on my upper arms. Upper thighs, and torso?

What are these red patches that have appeared on my upper arms. Upper thighs, and torso?

Have them checked: You need to have these patches checked, it could be anything, and without looking and feeling we can not tell you what it can be so get it checked by your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have these pus and blood filled bumps under my arms for a while but no i have one on my inner thigh. What should i do??

A skin condition: called hidradenitis suppurativa. This is a condition where you have cysts that come together usually in the sweat producing glands. They become painful and can form abscesses. Sometime you may need antibiotics for this. ...Read more

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I have white bumps all over my upper arms & when I scratch them there is a clear liquid that comes out, what are these bumps?

I have white bumps all over my upper arms & when I scratch them there is a clear liquid that comes out, what are these bumps?

With out : seeing them it s difficult to give you an answer but it may be a form of dyshydrosis abnormal sweating see a dermatologist for a more definitive answer. good hygiene with a soap and scrub might help ...Read more

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I have pimple like bumps in my arms and a couple on my thighs but they're not itchy at all. I've had them for almost two days now. What could it be?

BUMPS ARMS & THIGHS: CANNOT TELL WITHOUT ACTUALLY SEEING THEM.
COULD BE ANY SKIN PROBLEM.
PLEASE SEE YOUR DOCTOR ABOUT IT.
DOES NOT SOUND SERIOUS, BUT IT WOULD BE BEST TO SEE YOUR GENERAL DOCTOR OR, BETTER STILL, A DERMATOLOGIST. ...Read more