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Chest Redness Causes
I have a question. When I pleasure myself, my chest becomes very red and hot like extremely hot. What causes this?
Yeah, that happens: It is normal for a blush response to occur in that region and the face with sexual arousal. ...Read more
It requires medcheck: Flushing of the face and chest occurs in a condition called carcinoid syndrome. But it is usually accompanied by frequent Diarrhea. How are your bowel movements? . if you are having any other symptoms besides redness you should go see your doctor for his/her assessment and physical examination and check your liver. ...Read more
I am a white, 42 year old male. My skin, specifically my chest region, turns splotchy red after a hot shower or strenuous activity. What causes this?
Autonomic nervous sy: Anxiety, anger and fear often can cause a response from our autonomic nervous system unleashing hormones, neurotransmitters which have body responses like flushing of the skin, sweating, increased heart rate, etc. It would be desirable to see therapist who understands the mind/body connection and could use cbt to help to deal with the underlying precipitants to the nervousness. ...Read more
Rash on Chest: Read this article first that describes common causes and treatments of rashes: http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tc/rash-age-12-and-older-topic-overview. Without further history, it is hard to pinpoint the cause. Some viral illnesses as well as common eczema and allergies can be the underlying cause. I would make an appointment with a dermatologist and get a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
What is the cause of red lumps on the back, neck and chest and when squeezed lots of blood appears. The bleeding would last for approx 20-30minutes.
I have a lot of red pinprick marks (some slightly bigger) all over my chest arms and back these have appeared over past 2 yrs what causes these. Thanks?
Bedbugs?: You might try to have your mattress and bedding area checked out for bedbugs. They are very common and can cause the marks you describe. Good luck. ...Read more
I seem to get a red blotchy rash on my chest everyday and it get really warm and can't seem to find the cause of it?
I have these dry patches of red/pink spots on my stomach and under my chest. They don't itch. What could cause these?
I have tiny bumps on my chest for months. They are not red, rarely itchy, and feel like chicken skin. What could cause this? Slowly spreading on chest
Bumps: These could be tiny inclusion cysts or blocked skin pores rather than any other type of pathological eruption. For further concerns consult your physician or a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment suggestions. ...Read more
Pencil-like red dots, cluster of 2 -4 appear then disappear in an hr. Cause itchiness and rash which then disappears. Have it a week now, neck, chest?
I have a red rash which affect my face and chest area which scratches me a lot and cause the area to flake up. If I use elidel (pimecrolimus) it goes away?
Red flaky face/chest: It sounds like you may have something called seborrheic dermatitis. Elidel (pimecrolimus) may be helpful, but alternate use of otc anti-dandruff shampoos a couple of times a week may be all you need. There are several types of skin problems that can cause what you describe, so your best bet is to see a dermatologist for an evaluation. ...Read more
I have a bump or a cyst (unsure) of size about half my thumb on my chest for few years. It's red and does not cause any pain but sometimes feel itchy.
Cyst: Most likely since you have had this for a long time without change it is either s cyst or fatty tumor. If worries you or if it changes see your doctor ...Read more
What causes a rash, red, blotchy, then solid red, on trunk, chest. Not itchy. Hot. No new products on skin or injested.
See Dr.: Unfortunately, rashes are almost impossible to diagnose over the computer. There are multiple causes of rashes, ranging from various allergies to diseases such as lymes, etc. The rash could be somehting simple or something associated with an other underlying condition. See a dr. To get a clinical exam, as the majority of rashes are easy to treat once properly diagnosed. Goodluck. ...Read more
I got a red rash in 3 patches on my chest and stomach after a colonoscopy. What could have caused it? Should I be worried?
Unlikely: If it was related to the colonoscopy, it is because of a drug reaction but allergies to the typical sedation medications used is uncommon. I would recommend following up with your primary care physician to get these areas evaluated if still present. They can make a more accurate diagnosis by getting your history and examining you. ...Read more
I have about a hundred small red pimples that broke out on my upper chest neck overnight. Abnormal for me. What might have caused this?
Folliculitis: Folliculitis is an inflammatory condition affecting the hair follicles. It appears as a small localized area of pus surrounding the opening of a hair follicle. Older lesions that have lost the pus appear as red bumps surrounding the opening of the follicule. One to hundreds of follicles can be affected anywhere that hair is present. Actually, acne vulgaris, is a form of folliculitis. ...Read more
I have red dots on my chest under my breast crase and their not itchy and not raised but they are now cause I dug tweezers in it im scared and worried
See an MD: U probably describe "cherry angiomas" but go to see an md to make sure they will not get infected after ur "treatment"! ...Read more
What causes small red sores on skin that itch and open when rubbed; in abdomen and chest and back. Have had pain under armpits and breasts also.?
See a doctor: It is inappropriate to diagnose your condition based on the description. It would be risky to suggest some possible conditions that cause this. Do the right thing. Show it to a doctor! ...Read more
What can cause skin tingling, specifically in my upper chest area, neck and face? Have hives and red rash on my skin past few days, too. Related?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This could be several diseases. ...Read more
I am severely obese and have weird red-purplish lines on my inner thighs, belly, back and the side of my chest. What are they and what causes them?
Cushing's: Hi. PLEASE ask your doc about getting tested for Cushing's! Soon! Good luck. ...Read more
What causes red rash under the skin similar to roseca on the face but on hands forearms and chest occasionaly. It comes and goes?
"adult acne"..... not an uncommon skin disorder its distribution is more widespread...the treatment options are many. In women, hormonal studies are probably indicated (for example Polycystic ovary Syndrome patients have a higher incidence of adult acneiform skin lesions)
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I have ulcers in my mouth and small red acnes under l the skin in my chest what it would be and may stress be a cause for it?
Stress is good: Most "stress" is helpful -- it keeps us from doing nothing and wasting our lives, and provides the discomfort we need to make us achieve and be fulfilled. The "stress" that comes from abuse or impossible situations needs to be managed, and we can learn new patterns of thinking to cope better. Acne and mouth sores are only marginally stress-related & best managed medically. Cheers. ...Read more