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Crease Lines On Neck
Acanthosis nigricans: Sounds like Insulin resistance, possibly. Even if you don't already have diabetes, if you have an then you're at risk. Many women with an also have polycystic ovary syndrome. An is best addressed through supervised weight loss when patients are overweight with Insulin resistance. Pre-diabetes is also commonly found among such patients. Please see your doctor. ...Read more
Most likely from your description, it could be a lymph nodes.
the other possibility, it could be a cyst from the skin, oil gland cyst.
the third one is a lipoma, a fatty benign tumor, it is harmless,
the best way, if you are concern about it, go and see a doctor, you get the peace of mind, or you get treated.
good luck ...Read more
No: Sometimes weight loss will actually worsen wrinkles. ...Read more
Hello, the dark creases on my neck are getting darker. My hga1c was 6.2 & my dr only told me to watch my sugar content. Pls help?
Why do you develop skin tags with pregnancy? I now have them all over my neck. I do not have creases in my neck but skin tags have developed all over.
My gf has swollen gland above elbow crease and one in neck. Both very painful and tender to touch, quite firm but can push them in. Left side of body?
The most common: Cause of lymph node swelling is infection. Glandular fever (mononucleosis) is a common cause of swollen lymph nodes in adolescence & early adulthood. It often causes fever, sore throat, swollen tonsils and debilitating fatigue. If your GF is feeling particular bad, she should see her GP. Glandular fever can be diagnosed with a simple blood test. Dr. Anne ...Read more
I have bump right in the middle of neck/head right on the crease, I got tboned last week, but haven't been to doctors, my hand shaked a lot today.
Car accident: Means seeing your doctor to rule out or identify medical conditions. If you miss something and it is not treated it can get worse. Peace and good health. ...Read more
What would cause deep creases suddenly below neck on chest? Starts at shoulder and forms a wide V. They are deep I can run my hand across and feel.
I have a small ball like under skin lump between the back of my earlobe crease where it meets my neck. What could this be? Underskin pimple?
My daughter has a really bad red sore and itchy and burning neck. It is in the crease of her neck what is it? What should we do to get rid of it?
What is a small pea sized bump about a fingernail width from the crease where my ear meets the side of my head/upper neck. Its not painful or moveable?
Probable Cyst: Cysts are not necessarily tender if not inflammed. ...Read more
How can I get my dr to listen to my concerns about more swollen lymph nodes in neck and crease of arm? What tests should I ask for?
I'm using lotromin on my newborns neck creases to treat yeast infection. Is it supposed to look worse? He has pimple like rash and looks like spreadin
Maybe not fungus: Newborns have a lot of adjusting to do to extra uterine life. One of them is skin adaptation. Are you doing this treatment on your own or under a pediatrician's advice? Neck crease rashes are usually seborrhea, not a fungus. Check with your pediatrician for proper attention to her skin. ...Read more
I have a itchy feeling all over especially on wrists, hands creases in arms upper thighs chest, lower neck could it be hives?
No rash? No hives.: Most common reason for itching without a rash? Dry skin. Skin not dry? Liver, kidney, thyroid, and parathyroid disease - including thyroid & parathyroid cancers - cause itching without rash. Lastly, eczema is called "the itch that rashes" meaning intense itching leads to scratching resulting in a chronic rash. The places where you itch are typical areas for eczema. Time to see your doctor? Yes. ...Read more
I've had swollen lymph nodes for 5 years in my neck and recently my left arm in crease. Could it be cancer? What else could it be?
Possibly: It is possible. Some cancers are slow growing others are aggressive. Sometimes slow growing type can convert to more aggressive type. Other causes such as infections can cause the same. Get checked! ...Read more
Is it normal to experience night sweating in crease of elbow, base of neck and behind knee on one side of body during a second herpes outbreak?
For 6 months I have had red spots on my chin and around my eyes and eye lids also on my upper lip and in the crease of my neck. It gets dry and flaky?
Pecan size lump in crease of arm about a year now. Doesn't move not warm or red or throbbing etc. Sometimes pain upper arm, shoulder, back of neck. Was in both arms, now just left arm.?
See MD: You need to have it evaluated by a physician. Could be a cyst, infection or enlarged lymph node. No way to tell without an examination. ...Read more
Enlarged lymph nodes in neck and crease of arm. Dr won't do a biopsy. Just a CT scan but only of my neck. How can I get her to do test for other nodes?
My throat is swollen and very red. I have a hole in my right tonsil and it has white stuff at the top of the hole in the crease. My throat hurts! ?
Tonsillitis: Please see your health care provider to get some antibiotics and then possibly much later if there is frequent recurrence be considered for tonsillectomy. ...Read more
Sore throat cough and slight temp. Have large round swellings/lumps on both inner arms above elbow creases which are firm. Related to my cold?
Lymph Nodes: Hi Ali, you should go to see your primary care physician to take a detailed history and physical exam. It sounds like you have cold-like symptoms and lymph node enlargement which are non-specific in nature. You should have a proper evaluation in-person by a physician to determine if any more testing is necessary. ...Read more
Depends on reason: For the pain. If it is musculoskeletal origin, then rest, ibuprofen, massage. If it persists for more than a week time to see the doctor. Also, if you develop numbness or tingling or weakness in arms or legs, it means your nerves are affected, so you need to see the doctor. ...Read more
Resistance excercise: Just like any other muscle in your body resistance excercises will strengthen your neck muscles. You can do isometric excercises just holding your hand against your head and pushing or there are weight machines in gyms that will allow you to work against weigths while moving your neck. ...Read more
Neck hurts: Hello ~ neck pain when you awaken is undoubtedly due to some underlying cervical spine problem and then lying in an awkward position. Explore healthier pillows and try them out at B B &B Have a baseline xray of cervical spine and change pillow to a perceived more comfortable position and check back with xray resultas ...Read more