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I have big itchy red spots on both of my breast. Had it for a few months now and they won't go away. What can I use to make it go away?

I have big itchy red spots on both of my breast. Had it for a few months now and they won't go away. What can I use to make it go away?

See below: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thotoughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

Red Spots (Definition)

One possibility for red spots is a collection of vessels in the skin and they are called hemangiomas. These can easily be treated. I usually will use ...Read more


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I have a rash, a lot of flat red spots that seem to meet and merge under my breasts. Spread to back and neck today. Non itchy slightly raised, what do?

I have a rash, a lot of flat red spots that seem to meet and merge under my breasts. Spread to back and neck today. Non itchy slightly raised, what do?

These may be: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. These may be several different diseases and you may need a biopsy. ...Read more

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My left breast is extremely itchy and oftensome red spots come up?

My left breast is extremely itchy and oftensome red spots come up?

It sounds like: A fungal infection. Use lotrimin (clotrimazole) or some other fungal cream on the breast for a month every day, it takes that long sometimes. Can mix with some Hydrocortisone cream at first for itching. That's top of the list but doesn't mean I'm right. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a rash on my breast, it is small red spots and is itchy. Also a couple larger red spots at the bottom of my breast. Should I be concerned?

I have a rash on my breast, it is small red spots and is itchy. Also a couple larger red spots at the bottom of my breast. Should I be concerned?

Yes and no: Are they painful
any fever
is it first time
how many days
some skin infection
allergy to something you ate
is skin dry
any secretions from rash

best to see skin specialist if it does not go away within a week

you may try calamine lotion, neosporin cream (neomycin and polymyxin b) ...Read more

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I have these soft red spots that are not itchy nor do they hurt, underneath my breasts, next to my belly button and on my neck. What are they?

I have these soft red spots that are not itchy nor do they hurt, underneath my breasts, next to my belly button and on my neck. What are they?

Angiomas: It sounds like you have angiomas. They are benign and of no concern. There is no reason to remove them, except for cosmetic appearance. ...Read more

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had a rash of red spots under both breasts now that have come and go since last August, they are red, itchy and sore, could this be a fungal rash?

had a rash of red spots under both breasts now that have come and go since last August, they are red, itchy and sore, could this be a fungal rash?

Yes: The skin under your breasts are often (since its warm and often moist) where fungal infections "set uphouse' Over the counter LOTRIMIN (clotrimazole) cream may help and if not your GYN can treat with Prescription anti-fungal preparations. Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Is it normal in healing process of fungal infection between breasts, the red itchy rash turns into brown spot? Will it turn into usual skin color?

Is it normal in healing process of fungal infection between breasts, the red itchy rash turns into brown spot? Will it turn into usual skin color?

Generally: With time the skin color may return to normal, but there are instances when, since some of the inflammatory cells take up pigmented damaged tissue, that the area may remain darker than the surrounding area. Ask anyone who has had hematomas (blood collections in tissue), in which the uptake of iron by macrophages results in permanent dark areas. Not in everybody, but some. ...Read more

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Hi I keep getting these red spots on my upper arms, breasts & stomach, they're nt acne and are raised but smooth & non itchy. Had for 1yr?

Hi I keep getting these red spots on my upper arms, breasts & stomach, they're nt acne and are raised but smooth & non itchy. Had for 1yr?

Spots: This could be a few things. Let a doctor check them and see what they look and feel like and if a biopsy is needed. ...Read more

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I have itchy, red spots on my skin, remedy?

The remedy will: Depend on the cause. In -person medical evaluation is the best way to determine cause. ...Read more

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Tried New body wash ~2-3 days ago but haven't used since. Yesterday & today red spots Itchy rash on parts of body I used the wash. Could it be that?

Tried New body wash ~2-3 days ago but haven't used since. Yesterday & today red spots Itchy rash on parts of body I used the wash. Could it be that?

Yes: It is possible to be allergic to chemicals in a soap or detergent. If the areas of the itchy spots match the areas you washed, then it is likely. Treatment is to avoid re-exposure. A hydrocortison skin cream (OTC) can help, or if it's worse, see your doctor for a stronger prescription. ...Read more

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Ever since october last year, I've gotten these itchy red spots. They started at the base of my wrist and has spread. Now it's all over. What could it?

Ever since october last year, I've gotten these itchy red spots. They started at the base of my wrist and has spread. Now it's all over. What could it?

A rash for 4 months: What are you waiting for? See a DR if you can. Is cost an issue? If it is, find a free clinic. Your description lacks enough detail for any kind of guess. ...Read more

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I have itchy red spots on tummy, remedy?

I have itchy red spots on tummy, remedy?

Depends on cause.: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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Itchy red spots with clear fluid. What is that?

Itchy red spots with clear fluid. What is that?

Note sure.: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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I have itchy red spots on the outside of my vag they dry and peal but are not pipples when scracth they get wet with clear fluids what could this be?

I have itchy red spots on the outside of my vag they dry and peal but are not pipples when scracth they get wet with clear fluids what could this be?

Vesicles?: Could be herpetic vesicles, hard to say over internet. You need examined by a dr / urgent care / gyn / "std clinic" who can diagnose and prescribe treatment for your issue. ...Read more

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Itchy red spots to the lower leg?

Itchy red spots to the lower leg?

As above: See u pcp for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What is causing itchy red spots on body that started from ankles? Mosquito bites?

What is causing itchy red spots on body that started from ankles? Mosquito bites?

Could be...: ...Although it sounds like you may be experiencing an allergic reaction - possibly hives. You may be allergic to the bites. You may want to start by taking otc benadryl (diphenhydramine). If you are experiencing breathing problems, this can be an anaphylaxis - an emergency...Go to the er then! ...Read more

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I have itchy red spots that spread and noticed my baby had one then spread. He has no fever, ?

I have itchy red spots that spread and noticed my baby had one then spread. He has no fever, ?

Might be ==>: There are several conditions that can cause itchy red spots without fever, including viral infections such as those caused by enterovirus. Another concern is scabies caused by a tiny spider mite that likes to burrow under the skin especially in damp moist areas- between finger and toe webs, in the groin, around belt line. See your primary care provider to confirm what it is, treatment needed. ...Read more

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I have dry, itchy red spots on my skin that turn white. They're really bad on the back of my knees. What is this?

I have dry, itchy red spots on my skin that turn white. They're really bad on the back of my knees. What is this?

Eczema?: By location and symptoms, it sounds like eczema. When it goes away, it sometimes leaves lighter patches. Treated by cortisone creams and prevented by moisturizing the skin better, eczema is very common. Dry climate (winter) can worsen. Moisturize well--creams, not lotions. The color will return if it is eczema. ...Read more

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I have these extremely itchy red spots all over. Not sure if I'm getting bit or not. Bumps are sometimes there, fade then come back?

I have these extremely itchy red spots all over. Not sure if I'm getting bit or not. Bumps are sometimes there, fade then come back?

Probably not: Insect bites will remain several days and gradually fade (although they will swell if scratched) Urticaria (hives) are more likely to come and go, then appear elsewhere. This is usually due to something ingested. ...Read more

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Why are there red spots that are itchy in one place then disappears and then in another place with itchy red spots?

Need more info: Sounds like an allergic reaction. It may be from an insect to something you ingested or came into contact with. The "red" spots may continue to multiply. Please make an appointment with your family physician as soon as possible to prevent further spread of the "red spots" and itching. ...Read more

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Itchy red spots/bumps all over body. Looks like hives but not sure. How should I proceed?

Itchy red spots/bumps all over body. Looks like hives but not sure. How should I proceed?

Antihistamines: Hives tend to move and migrate, come an go, are itching, and usually don't last for more than 24 hours. 1st generation antihistamines will work the fastest, such as benadryl (diphenhydramine). For longer lasting effect, taking a daily 2nd generation antihistamine such as zyrtec, claritin, or allergra will be helpful. If they persist, seeing an allergist would be helpful for prescription medications and work up. ...Read more

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I have itchy red spots near my ankles. I also have them on my hands but there not itchy. What is it?

I have itchy red spots near my ankles. I also have them on my hands but there not itchy. What is it?

Chilblains: Could possibly be chilblain. A chilblain is a small, red swelling on the skin which can be very itchy and gradually becomes very painful. Here's a link to the mayo clinic: http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/chilblains/ds01091. Hope that helped! Please vote me up if you can, thanks and good luck! ...Read more

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Hi, I gt non itchy red spots on my legs. They appeared like months ago but its not itchy nor they are bumpy. Idk what is it though?

Hi, I gt non itchy red spots on my legs. They appeared like months ago but its not itchy nor they are bumpy. Idk what is it though?

Can't tell: Diagnosing the reason for a rash is difficult enough even with direct examination. In your case, it is impossible to provide even a guess. If this concerns you, a dermatology consult would be your best bet. ...Read more

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Itchy Rash (Definition)

Most itchy rashes are called eczema or dermatitis. Both are due to ...Read more