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Demodex Rash Photo Human
Red, dry, and hot (not itchy or painful) 10cm-diamater rashes on my mid-outer thighs. Irregular shape is identical on both thighs. Photo in profile.
I don't know what is it all about. It looks like skin rashes on by both hands and left &right neck. I have clicked photo of it. But there is no option?
Skin rash: Best option is to have your doc look at it. Next, would be a virtual consult on HealthTap. There is a fee for this. Make sure it will accept your photo first. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have a rash (photo in files) on the back of my thigh that itches, is spreading slightly, bumpy, no heat, and hurts to itch. What could it be?
I have a red blotchy rash on my back and is now spreading over my shoulders onto my chest. I have had it for almost a year now. Could I post a photo?
We cannot see: The photo in your file. This is HealthTap BASIC - not the one of the treatment/ consult sites on HealthTap. ...Read more
The photo quiz say it lime desse rash I was bite by a tick in the back of my leg back in may of last year?
Tick bite: The rash will typically appear in relation to bite. Was it a deer tic that would be another key. Also, where do live high endemic areas are Wisconsin and Northeast ...Read more
I've had a rash for four years. It has flares, photo sesitivity. It also scars. Derm believes its Pityriasis Rosea, would it last this long?
Is generally a self limited rash (probably viral)
I would get checked out for PORPHYRIA CUTANEA TARDA (sorry for the fancy words but write it down and show it to your Dermatologist!
PLEASE give me a follow up!
HOPE this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
My 6 yr old has this rash under arm and down side of torso that itches can I send a photo to identify it?
No: This is the public HT site. We answer basic medical questions and provide advice. We do not have any ability to view any picture, lab or x-rays you upload. We cannot see anything that you don't write into your post. The HT Prime site concierge service has some of those capabilities. ...Read more
Mom has rash on R arm, she said it's swelling, itchy, warm to the touch, hurting, and has bumps all over. What could it be? Wish I could attach photo
Infection: A rash is best evaluated - in person. However from description it sounds like an infection. What kind of infection--- viral, fungal OR bacterial--- only your doctor can tell after looking at it. ...Read more
She has a rash or looks like chicken pox but only in one area? Red spots a little raised but looks inlfamated with infection? I have attached a photo
Hard to answer: This is the public information site with HT. We have no ability to review pictures, x-rays or lab anyone loads into the system. The vague description listed is not specific to a particular cause. Chickenpox usually starts around the neck and comes out in crops of spots, the average patient having 200 or more. ...Read more
Malar rash, photo sensitivity, joint pain, general feeling of being ill, etc., but negative ANA and RA factor. Any ideas as to what it could be?
Suspicious for SLE: Sounds suspicious for systemic lupus erythematosus if you have any 4 out of 11 diagnostic criteria. Negative ANA does not necessarily exclude the possibility of sle. what is important is to put the current symptoms into an overall context that includes blood tests, duration of symptoms, other illnesses, and medications, and to develop a treatment plan based on the total information. See a rheumat. ...Read more
I have a small red raised rash on my left hand that's slightly itchy from time to time and it has a pale ring mark on it. My profile photo is of it?
Any idea what this rash is? It itches like crazy. Claritin (loratadine) and hydrocortisone have no effect. Photo http://imgur. Com/fGON8eD
Experiencing hand pain, hand swelling, hand tingling and warm skin on the back of my hand. Also itchy but no rash. Display photo is of hand
Hand pain: Great way to send picture. But can't seem to zoom in. What sort of work do you do? Exposed to chemicals in work or do you have to wear gloves you sweat in for work? ...Read more
I have an itchy rash, pain & swelling on my chest, lips, back & hands after sun exposure. I take meds that cause photo sensitivity. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is not he?
Avoid prolonged: Sun exposure, use sunscreen. You may have 'solar urticaria', a sort of physical urticaria, and can be precipitated by meds causing photosensitivity. If Benadryl (diphenhydramine) doesn't work, try cetirizine or loratadine, at any rate avoidance is the key. You can also try hydrocortisone cream 1% OTC. You need to see a dermatologist if problem worsens or persists, good luck ...Read more
Yes: Lilies are toxic to humans, cats, dogs, and goats. Eating the leaves leads to kidney damage and failure and some species like the "lily of the valley" can also cause cardiac problems. As for contact allergies, as long as you wash your hands after contact, I would think you are safe. ...Read more
Can you get ring worm from a human from direct contact with circled rashes or contact in general I have it and keep my hands cleanThey are on my hips?
In general, parvovirus b19 outbreaks occur in late winter and spring. The time course for the virus:
incubation: 4-14 days (21 days in some cases),
infectivity: prior to rash onset
you should talk with your doctor if you are having issues or worsening rash. ...Read more
Can a louse fly spread any diseases to humans? My mother was bitten by one and broke out in a rash. Is that an allergy or something more serious?
Prime and Concierge: HealthTap PRIME doctors see and treat you, via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. They can see photos you upload into your FILES. You can also send images while in the middle of a live PRIME consultation. PRIME can be accessed from anywhere in the world, and patients just have a monthly subscription fee. (Doctors answering HealthTap Basic free questions are NOT able to see patients' images or photos.) ...Read more