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Bumpy Itchy Rash After Going To Beach
I very recently went on a beach trip. The day i got back home a red, bumpy and extremely itchy rash developed and is spreading. What could it be?
Rash: A number of conditions may cause itchy red rashes including allergic contact dermatitis from some product or plant exposure on the skin, an allergy to the sun (polymorphous light eruption) or even swimmer's itch to name a few. See a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a small itchy rash on my right buttocks to the right side, which feels bumpy slightly, should I be concerned?
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
I had gallbladder out in July and I have a small bumpy itchy rash around the incisions...any idea what it could be?
Bed bugs: Bed bug bites may have no sx's/signs except for 2 small skin puncture points. A reaction may show from an hr to several days later. It can cause itchy, pink, swollen, lesions w clear center. If hypersensitive blisters may occur. Telltale sign is linear track of lesions from sequential feedings – doesn't always occur. Bites are in areas exposed while sleeping-arms, shoulders, neck ; legs. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My 5 month old has a very irritated and itchy rash on his face after being at the beach yesterday. How can I get it to go away and relieve him?
Ive got a red bumpy itchy rash that stared on neck and middle of my arms and now going down me back realy buging me now
Ive got a red bumpy itchy rash that stared on neck and middle of my arms and now going down me back realy buging me now ?
I get an itchy rash on my right arm once every 4 weeks. It goes away in 4 or 5 days. The skin is bumpy with small red pimples only in that area. WHY?
ITCHY BUMPS ARM: YOU MUST BE A DETECTIVE. WHAT DO YOU DO EVERY FOUR WEEKS THAT YOU DO NOT DO AT OTHER TIMES? HOBBIES? WORK? YOU ARE PROBABLY TOUCHING SOMETHING OR DOING SOMETHING THAT YOU DO NOT DO IN THE OTHER THREE WEEKS. BE A DETECTIVE AND WRITE BACK WHEN YOU FIND OUT WHAT IT IS . . . ...Read more
Can taking dbol cause a red bumpy itchy rash on the lower half of your body above your private area?
WHY??: Why would you want to use an anabolic steroid? Was it prescribed by a Dr??? Or do you hope it will turn you into a fantastic hulk? What is the "rash" on the lower half of your body? If there is no medical indication for steroid therapy you should avoid it and ignore the exaggerated hype about any benefits. You should also see a dermatologist about the rash. ...Read more
Red bumpy painful itchy rash in reaction to adhesive spray used for pt taping. Discontinue use or just treat rash after?
What to do for the past 2 days i've gotten a bumpy red itchy rash all over my body. It only happens after my volleyball practice?
Cholinergic urticari: This is called cholinergic urticaria occurring during the cooling off period after a rise in core body temperature. This can often be prevented by taking an antihistamine 1-2 hrs prior. This is not dangerous to your health and may go away after a few years. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a non-itchy rash on my scrotum. Red coloration, with slightly rough texture not quite bumpy. Only 1 partner for past 8 months. Never had b4?
I have a red bumpy itchy rash on my face after having threading done (hair removal). How should I treat this?
I have derm appt - but in mean time I have red bumpy ITCHY rash on part of lower right leg. It's now started on left. What could this be?!
Could be minor...: Dermatology is all about appearance. I am guessing it is an erythematous papule ("red bumpy"), which honestly could be an insect bite, or contact dermatitis, both of which are common. However you mention pregnancy; there is a condition called PUPPP: Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, which are terribly itchy red bumps! See what the dermatologist thinks! ...Read more
I have an itchy rash on my butt crack. Its red and a little bumpy. It can get sore and tender. What could this be ? How can I help sooth the pain?
Daughter has skin colored bumpy itchy rash spreading on body tried betaderm & aquaphor. Not working. Allergy meds don't help either. What could it be?
Pityriasis?: There are several inflammatory rashes that appear frequently in children and a proper diagnosis is helpful in not only giving the right treatment but avoiding unnecessary treatment. In the derm word, a picture is indeed better than a thousand word. The rash could be eczema,requiring steroid cream. For the other common rash, see link. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
C section 14 weeks ago. Since then have had a red, itchy rash in a band around lower back. Is small red bumpy spots, itches on and off. What is it?
Mysterious non-itchy rash on shin area and ankle swelling after sun exposure? It came up after a day on the beach, mostly standing, for several hours.
I started using a new body soap and it made my hips thighs and under arms break out in a bumpy red itchy rash. How do i cure it ?
Allergies: Allergic reactions heal on their own without intervention. One just has to stop the exposure to the product or chemical causing the reaction. ...Read more