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Dry And Scaly With Rings On My Penis
I have red spots on my penis that are dry and scaly looking. They are on the head and the shaft. What could it be? Is psoriasis possible on that area?
Urology consult: I would advise having a urologist or dermatologist taking a look at the penis, as there are many causes of a scaly and dry penis. ...Read more
My penis becomes very itchy at points and when I scratch it, it swells and turns red, its become scaly and dry. What is this? Please help.
For months my penis head and round the base have been dry cracked ichy sometimes scaly no pain and gets worse if I use scented soapsin theshower help?
Well: The doctor needs to examine you to give diagnosis and treatment recommend Healthtap visit with photographs of the area ...Read more
A bit red penis head itchy, dry n scaly sometimes, Got better using aleo Vera gel Tried Fluconizole, doxycycline didn't work Have it for 2-3months?
Dermatology consult: I would recommend a dermatology consult if you have already tried and antifungal and antibacterial treatment. Sometimes it is difficult to differentiate between a fungal infection vs contact dermatitis vs eczema or other allergic or atopic dermatitis. Since you have had this for 2-3 months, it is time to have a specialist take a look at it if possible. ...Read more
you may be suffering from eczema which is a common skin disorder that produces a dry, scaly rash and usually causes itching. Season changes can be a triggering cause. You can try using an over the counter product such as a Hydrocortisone cream and see if that helps. You can also check with the pharmacist for any recommendations. If no improvement, you may need to see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Scaly feet: The common causes of malodorous, dry, scaling feet is fungal infection, which may be aggravated by poorly ventilated foot wear. Your body's natural level of sweating is also a factor. Finally, your skin may be sensitive to certain materials in foot wear, like leather, tanning chemicals, or latex. ...Read more
War of the worlds.: Although there are several conditions that can account for dry and scaly feet, the common fungal infection, or athlete's foot, tops the list. When the conditions are right, a fungus infects the skin. As the infection increases, the skin begins to crack. The cracking can then allow bacteria to invade the tissues. The odor is from the dead and dying bacteria and fungi. ...Read more
Yeast Infection: Your symptoms are typical of a fungal/yeast infection of the scrotal skin. This can be easily treated with lotrimin over the counter, keeping area clean and ventilated as much as possible, avoiding tight underwear/pants, and also avoiding scratching the area. Showering with cold water will help cool the itching or you may use Cortaid (hydrocortisone) cream to help with the itchiness and redness. ...Read more
With start of winters I have developed this red, dry and scaly patch between my breasts, which burns when dry. What it can be and how can be cured?
Eczema: Several potential treatments. You need to see a skin doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Several things: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
Hi. I recently got my eyebrows waxed and the skin around my eyebrows and eyelids is super dry and scaly. What should I do to get rid of the dryness?
I have a rash or something on the side of my foot, its red and thick dry and scaly. What could it be?
My son has this scab growing on his scalp. He's 3 yrs old. It's very dry and scaly white. It's sticking to his hair. What could this be?
I have red dots on my body after a while turning dry and scaly on top. Also red scaly patches in groin and underarm area. Could it be inverse psiorosis?
Not likely: Best see a dermatologist. Do not indulge in foolish speculation. ...Read more
Medical check up?: Any mole that has scales or appears dry and irritated should be examined by a physician. If it is a brown or black lesion, look at its borders. If it is changing in size or color or gets elevated, these are signs of concern as a mole can turn into a melanoma in which case it has to be removed before it gets out of control. Get a medical check to be sure. ...Read more
My face is always dry and scaly even after using just water, and I've been losing hair with a red scalp. I also am having head pains.
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. ...Read more
About a month ago I noticed a large red "rash" the size of the bottom of a water bottle on my thigh. It's not really itchy but is dry and scaly.
Rashes: Over the computer rashes really cannot be diagnosed. Could be several things such as a common fungal rash to something more serious. See the Dr. For a visual evaluation of the area to get diagnosed and treated well. Good luck. ...Read more
My 5mm mole on my chest feels dry and scaly, and kind of itchy. I have been touching it a lot a week ago. It is better after I applied moisturizer.
Mole: You need to send a pic of it ...Read more
What will help with the dryness when i’m using differin (adapalene)? I have been using differin (adapalene) as directed for about 3 weeks, and my skin is super dry and scaly. What can I use to combat the dryness that won’t create more acne?
Gentle exfoliation: The excess fpdryness may be due to excessive collection of skin layers that may benefit from gentle exfoliation with a moisturizer, discuss with your dermatologist. ...Read more
My six year old has sunburnlike rasg on her legs and hips. No other symptoms rash is dry and scaly itchy and burning hot to touch?
Six year old daughter had a strep rash after antibotics went away now back on legs. Only this time dry and scaly hot to touch burny itch. Nos?
Possible recurrence: This could be a recurrence of the infection or something totally different. It would be wise to get in tomorrow and have an exam & retest ...Read more
On eyelids have red patches around her eye, not itchy, but they are dry and scaly. She has this condition for a month now. She doesn't have allergies.?
I had a complete hysterectomy in 2012 for endometriosis. Six months ago I noticed my breast with dry and scaly area around my nipple. The area is dark brown to sometimes almost looking blue in that area. I have also recently been experience sharp pains in
Nipple scaly skin: Recommend you make an appointment with your doctor to check on this change to your breast nipple area and the pains you are having. ...Read more
Flat mole on breast felt dry and scaly. I peeled it off and now it's smooth. Can it be a melanoma?
See a deem: The only way to know for sure is to see a dermatologist. From what you are describing, risk is low but you really need a trained eye to make the diagnosis. ...Read more
Crazy thing I have a rash that is above both my eyelids, above my nose (like a unibrow). And below my left eye. It is itchy, dry and scaly.?
Seborrhea?: While this sounds like seborrheic dermatitis, no one can answer this without seeing it. If it isn't gone in two weeks, and a trial of over-the-counter Hydrocortisone fails, check with your family physician; no rush. I'm glad you are taking a proactive approach to your health. Good luck. ...Read more
Both upper eyelids tend to itch at times. It swells up in that area and turn reds. Once it starts to heal it turns scaly and dry and peals off. Why?
Allergy or eczema: Your symptoms suggest either an environmental allergy like pollen or even applied make-up, eczema or less likely something called seborrhea dermatitis - the fancy name for dandruff. Consider whether you've been exposed to new triggers. If you have vision issues, see a doctor. ...Read more
Yes: Baby skin is drying out after 40 weeks of floating in his amniotic fluid. Use moisturizing lotion. See md for more detail. Congratulations on your baby ...Read more
I am a 27 year old non breastfeeding female and my left areola has become scaly and dry. There is no itching. What should I do? Is this minor?
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