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Dr. Martin Raff
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My 3 year old son has little red spots kind of blochy on his ear lobe what could it be?

My 3 year old son has little red spots kind of  blochy on his ear lobe what could it be?

Many possibilities: Without being able to see these and ask questions it is impossible to diagnose. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Lobe (Definition)

1. A rounded projection, especially a rounded, projecting anatomical part. (for example, the lobe of an ear) 2. A subdivision of a bodily organ or part bounded by fissures, connective tissue, or other structural boundaries. (for example, a ...Read more


Dr. Norman Levine
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What causes skin flushing on neck cheeks and ears!!! I'm at a loss! The red spots get super hot and blotchy! ?

What causes skin flushing on neck cheeks and ears!!! I'm at a loss! The red spots get super hot and blotchy! ?

Flushing: In most instances, flushing is genetically predetermined, which means that your are either a flusher or you are not. There is no real problem in being a flusher. In rare circumstances when it becomes intolerable, there are medications which may be used to lessen the problem but there is no cure. ...Read more

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
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Have red spots on neck, behind ears & on chest They are raised small spots What could this be?

Have red spots on neck, behind ears & on chest  They are raised small spots What could this be?

Itchy?: If the spots are itchy and come and go in various places or vary with temperature then you may have hives or a contact dermatitis. ...Read more

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Dr. Martin Raff
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My son is 3 years old he had a fever for 3 to 4 days of 102.5 now he has a red spots on back and behind his ears.

My son is 3 years old he had a fever for 3 to 4 days  of 102.5 now he has a red spots on back and behind his ears.

Sounds like a virus: Possible measles or other common viral infection. Best to have experienced pediatrician look at this for accurate assessment and diagnosis. ...Read more

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Dr. Arun Patel
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I have a circular red spot between chin and ear lobe, not painfull not itchy. I have taking oral antibiotics and applied many different creams ?

I have a circular red spot between chin and ear lobe, not painfull not itchy.  I have taking oral antibiotics and applied many different creams  ?

Watch closely: Better not apply too many creams if not symptomatic. If persists more then a week or becomes symptomatic would need to be seen. ...Read more

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Dr. Diane Minich
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Dr. Susana Sixto-rodriguez
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My ear and head on one side are hurting and feel pressure. My face on that side's gone a little numb, and snot is clear w/ red spots. What is this?

My ear and head on one side are hurting and feel pressure. My face on that side's gone a little numb, and snot is clear w/ red spots. What is this?

Sinusitis: If you have had a cold recently and have now developed these symptoms you may have sinusitis and need to be treated. You can use a neti pot to flush out your sinuses before applying nasal spray. Follow up with your doctor to see if you need to also take antibiotics. Feel better soon ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Bergman
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Has flakey red spots on the face and a lump on his neck between his ear and shoulder. Also was eating dirt a few days ago. Could he have a parasite?

Has flakey red spots on the face and a lump on his neck between his ear and shoulder. Also was eating dirt a few days ago. Could he have a parasite?

Hard to say: The face rash is hard to say anything about without seeing it, but the lumps on the neck are probably glands. I would see your physician so he can diagnose and probably easily treat the face rash. I think the bumps on the neck are because of the rash but it needs to be seen. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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I have red spots on back of throat, itchy throat and ears, what is this and treatment?

I have red spots on back of throat, itchy throat and ears, what is this and treatment?

Might be an upper : Respiratory infection, cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more

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Dr. Donald Alves
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I have developed red spots on my gum near my extractions and is irritated also my throat and ear hurts i feel like I have a cold what can I do?

I have developed red spots on my gum near my extractions and is irritated also my throat and ear hurts i feel like I have a cold what can I do?

Call Dentist: While you might be right and catching cold, proximity to dental extraction sites and timing suggests may have post-extraction infection issue which should be checked by your dentist. If he/she clears you, then maybe see your primary about your cold. ...Read more

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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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