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Burning Pimple Rash Above Knees
Rashes ; I have a red blotchy raised rash all around my knees that hurts and feels like it is burning from the inside, out and its on breast?
See a dermatologist: It is impossible to tell you much without being able to see the rash first hand. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
My feet are itchy and burning after itching....and knees arms hands feet itches in night more...help me. I got red rashes after 2 days of itching. Tq?
Clean, don't scratch: Clean the bedding well. Gently clean your body well too and wipe w/ diluted vinegar or witch hazel, etc. Use a hypoallergic lotion too. Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) as directed. If you still suffer, see a Dr. You might need a lb test and/or a Rx anti-inflammatory. Try hard to not scratch! Avoid infection. ...Read more
Facial rash: Could be eczema, which can be allergic in origin, milk products or others, seborrheic dermatitis (a type of eczema) could be rosacea but that is unusual in younger individual (-usually > 30 yo may respond to topical metranidazole, or doxycycline), or contact dermatitis (like poison Ivy), rarely lupus) usually not itchy) sarcoid or impetigo (infection needs antibiotics). f/u w/ dermatology ...Read more
I had fell asleep for a couple of hours until I felt my face burning & itching I woke up to this red rash over my face and a pimple. What can it be?
Insect bite: The pustule may be the result of an insect bite or sting, with the burning and itching red rash being a local reaction. This type of rash may improve with Benedryl, but persistence or worsening could indicate a skin infection (would require prompt treatment by a physician). ...Read more
I have a rash in my armpit, comes and go over 3 years I tried almost any antifungle cream. Nothing worked. It feels like burning and pimples around it?
Folliculitis: I wish I could see the rash. It may be a bacterial problem that requires antibiotics and not topical creams. ...Read more
What is reason for eruption of pimples on glans and hot and redness also little swelling of prepuce, burning and sometime with pus beneath prepuce.
Infection: Obviously you have some type of infection. See your doctor. ...Read more
Have a painful rash on thigh, clusters of pimples. Before they came out there was a burning sensation that lasted for a few days. Could it be herpes?
Could be shingles: Clusters of vesicles on a red patch could be herpes simplex or herpes zoster (shingles). Both start as pain/itching, although shingles is more likely to be painful. Shingles usually has several/many clusters of vesicles in a linear (dermatomal) distribution. Not all clusters come out at one time. Please see your dermatologist for treatment. Shingles is contagious to people who never had chickenpox. ...Read more
I am experiencing rash on face and burning sensation. The following also describe me: Skin redness or irritation, Skin rash, and Pimples. What?
I have had a persistent itchy, burning rash of about 20 or so red pimples on my inner upper arm for over a month. Antihistamines not helping. Help?
Yeast infection plus burning, tingling in legs (no rash), two small pimple like bumps (1 near groin, 1 on butt) 1 on groin went away already. Related?
Yeast/pimples: Probably NOT. Vaginal yeast infections are exactly that - vaginal. It sounds like you may have had two small infected hair follicles - folliculitis that have at least partially resolved (as this can) on their own. I would avoid trying to "pop" them and use moist heat or simply monitor the remaining one. ...Read more
My knee cap has itching and burning sensation. There is no rash in skin thus far. What can it be. Help.
It started w/a burning sensation goin down left butt to knee. Then broke out w/a rash on my buttocks. Could this be shingles?
Possibly: I would go to a doctor so they can make a proper diagnosis and help you from there :]. ...Read more
I'm a 23 year old male and I live a healthy life but I have this red burning itchy rash behind my knee, I am taking cream for it but it burns so much?
This is a: Common spot for eczema. You may need a different cream like a medium to high potency steroid. Show your doctor. ...Read more
I have had an itchy, burning, stingy rash on my chest, arms (that look like round bites), hips, right rib cage and a few behind my knees and ankles.
Itchy burning rash:
In a new bed? Could be bed bugs, or could be eczema (hydrocortisone cream), psoriasis (cortisone or systemic meds), fungal (may respond anti-fungal cream,) or pitryiasis rosea -a viral infection that resolves in 6-8 weeks. If traveled to South America, Caribbean could be chikungunya. F/u/ w/ dermatology.
https://www. Aad. Org/public/diseases/rashes/pityriasis-rosea#overview ...Read more
Itchy, burning rash on elbows & knees. Diff & infreq urinating. Pain n bk woke up swollen arms-fing, knees- toes&face. Have lupus&fibro any ideas?
Lupus flare: The symptoms you are describing sound pretty severe. The rash on the elbows and knees is consistent with psoriasiform lupus and I am concerned about your back pain which could be related to pancreatitis. Since you know you have an autoimmune disorder, I would make an appointment with your rheumatologist asap. ...Read more
For 5+yrs IV had progressive/extreme fatigue joint/neck/back pain headaches rash on knees/elbows, tingling/burning/pain legs feet arms hands. Ideas?
I get like hundreds or little less like pimples on back of leg for 2 days at a time then there gone is that a heat rash?
I have sudden pimple like rash which appeared on the lower back of my leg, began itchy and as healing is dark red dots slowly fading? Picture added
Exposure to plant.?: Have you been hiking... short pants..., insect bite? Are pimples more like pus? Spring time is very common to encounter plant which can cause rash (poison oak & other). If itchy Take antihistamine, topical steroid cream for 7-14 days. If increased pain, spreading redness. See MD to check for infection (cellulitis. ...Read more
Skin rash lower leg itching and like pimples in small area and also up calf. But spread out - more on one leg than other?
Skin Rash Leg/itchin:
It is very difficult to say exactly what it can be for sure without looking at the rash. But from description it seems you have some kind of contact dermatitis of allergic type as it is only limited to one leg.
You should see your doctor to have it diagnosed and treated properly as it may be fungus or some other infection causing the rash. ...Read more
I am experiencing skin sores, itchy rash (severity: severe) (quality: severe itching) (side: scalp), rash in armpit (quality: pustules or pimples), itch, leg numbness and skin rash (quality: itchiness, blisters, crusty, bumpy, red or bluish purple, fla
Sore/ itchy rash: May be eczema, psoriasis which could respond to steroids but may need stronger treatment if diffuse, folliculitis for which mupirocin topical and bactrim oral if not allergic would help, or autoimmune process. Or food intolerence- gluten, milk. Would follow up with dermatologist ...Read more
If it is from shaving, this is folliculitis.
It is treated with good washing and using a clean razor once it has healed. You can wash the skin with rubbing alcohol several times a day to help clean it up. Some people are more prone to this. If it is not going away or worsening, see your family doc or a dermatologist to get an antibiotic to help clear the skin. Get seen to get best treatment. ...Read more
Ingrown hair?: It may a condition called ingrown hair. Ingrown hairs are hairs that have curled around and grown back into your skin instead of rising up from it. Sometimes dead skin can clog up a hair follicle. That forces the hair inside it to grow sideways under the skin, rather than upward and outward. It may look dark because of hair inside. ...Read more
Red Pimple on back of knee with a small hole in middle of it. Can this be a bite or boil. How can I tell?
Hi Joshua 180.
If it is a red swelling with a hole in it, (pus?) its probably a boil so put hot compresses on it for few days to accelerate to bursting. A bite usually is of a less angry nature, tends to be more diffuse and takes longer to manifest the signs of acute inflammation being: rubor, tumor, calor, dolor, functio laesa ~ redness, swelling, heat, pain, loss of function! (Pathol 101) :-) thank ...Read more
Grandson has pimple-like outbreak behind one knee. Hard encapsulated. They are painful at times. What could this be?
MY 6 month old has a pimple on his knee. Its big and hard. I popped it 2x white and clear puss came out. Not sure what to do.
Skin infections: Pus filled bumps on the skin are usually the symptom of a skin infection. When they become red, warm to touch and painful it is called cellulitis. Treatment of this includes oral antibiotics and occassionally drainage. See your doctor, because resistant infections are becoming more common and require special treatment. ...Read more
Had an itchy pimple on my knee for a 2 years. It itches from time to time. Sometimes the itch is unbearable. Last week, another similar pimple came up?
Long lasting lesion?: You need a doctor to evaluate this and obtain a biopsy for pathologic diagnosis.. ...Read more