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Bumpy Rash On Stomach
I am 13 weeks pregnant and started to have a bad, itchy, bumpy, red rash on stomach, chest, breast, arm and neck. Not allergic reaction.
Rash: There are specific dermatoses related to pregnancy as well non-specific cutaneous eruptions (skin rashes). The most common pregnancy related rashes are PUPPP, Prurigo of Pregnancy, Papular Dermatitis of Pregnancy, Impetigo Herpetiformis and Pemphigoid Gestationis (most of these will occur later in pregnancy). A visit to a dermatologist may help to establish a diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
It started a month ago with itching around my breasts. It spread to severe itching on my stomach. Then the red bumpy rash began on my stomach.
I am 34. I have a red rash on the sides of my stomach and back. It is linear and itchy. It feels dry, but not bumpy. What is it?
Stretch marks?: Aka striae= scarring on the skin with an off-color hue, caused by tearing of the skin, which over time may diminish, but will not disappear completely. Often associated with rapid growth/ weight changes. And may be influenced by hormonal changes associated with puberty, pregnancy, bodybuilding, hormone replacement therapy, cushing syndrome etc..I suggest consulting doc for eval. Good luck. ...Read more
I am a female , 18 years old I have bumpy red rash on the sides of my stomach and it itches alott. It looks bumpyy and patchy . I really need help?
Many possibilities: If it's symmetrical it likely has an internal cause, such as eczema or a virus. If not symmetrical it more likely has an external cause, such as an allergy to something you have contacted. Try an otc Hydrocortisone cream, and if that does not help see your doctor or a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis and more specific treatment. ...Read more
Should i suspect shingles if the non-itchy bumpy rash doesn't hurt but it doesn't extend past the mid-line of the upper abdominal area?
Itchy chest N stomach. Its not continuously but it comes N goes like a rash.Don't hav a bumpy surface . it can't B my detergent so what can it Be ?
Itching: there can be multiple reasons why you feel itchy. Need more information to make accurate assessment. Does it happen around the same time each day? During same activity? Any new bath soap or perfumes? Do you take any medications? Any other medical problems? A check up with your PCP or a live consult via HealthTap would be able to help narrow down what the cause is. ...Read more
I have a weird rash on my Stomach. It's light red with little red spots on it... And it's Bumpy. Do I need to go to the doctor?
Show your parents.: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on Healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more
Painful red and bumpy rash has appeared on lower side of penis and lower abdomen just above penis in last 3 days. Have had no sexual contact over 1yr?
Go to the Doctor: This is not normal and without a sexual cause i think it is wise to get to the doctor today. ...Read more
Small bumpy rash on face and neck appears after 1 or 2 sips of alcohol on empty stomach. Lg amts of food, water and time makes it go away. Allergy?
Unlikely but possibl: Alcohol itself is unlikely to trigger an allergic reaction although flushing is a side effect. Ingredients in beer may cause allergic reaction. If rash is itchy, this increases the chance that it may be an allergy. The small amount ingested could be consistent with allergy and it is not unusual for mild allergic reactions to resolve spontaneously with time. If continues to occur see allergist. ...Read more