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Dry White Bumps On Skin
I had a bump that looked like a pimple in my inner thigh, three inches down from my genitals. It is now flat, red and with white bumps/ dry skin?
Visual DX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more
Assessment.: These lesions would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment. ...Read more
Evaluation: See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. This way you can find out the cause. ...Read more
I have a knot like bump under my skin in my pubic area that hasn't come to a head so I can pop it for about 4days & today I noticed a dry patch?
I don't. But...: With more information, perhaps we can figure this out. You could request a formal consultation where we could go over your symptoms more specifically, and you could even upload pictures of these bumps during the consult for direct review. ...Read more
Hi. My skin is having very weird problem. Its been 3 weeks, there is redness, my skin is dry and flakey. And I've got tiny tiny bumps. Its itchy too?
Eczema??: Did you use a new skin products--apply a low strength hydrocortisone--and a good moisturiser. ...Read more
My skin has been extremely itchy since October. Usually starts out as little bumps then becomes really dry, flaky skin.?
Dry skin: It may well be that dry skin is the main problem. Applying a skin moisturizer while your skin is still wet after showering helps. If your home heating system is causing too much dryness, use a humidifier. If symptoms persist consult a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. You may need to be checked for an underactive thyroid. ...Read more
Please help me! I have been fighting this skin problem for months now. I have bumps all over my face that are itchy and dry.
I've had a bump on my earlobe for a few weeks and now it's turning blueish in color and has dry skin around it. What could It be?
Hi there what is the best remedy for skin rashes? It reccur every now and then, it will dry for a while after a few days there will b a tiny bump.
Small bump on back right side of my head, pinkish tint, had some dried blood. Bump is painful. Not big, similar to insect bite. Pain is on and off.
Myson keep getting theses small bumps on the top of his head. They dry up after he scratches them turn red the go away & come back. What could it be?
I have a small bump on the right side of my head, close to the top backside of my head, and it has a small amount of dried blood, a very small amount.
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I recently put on powder one day and the next day I woke up with small dry bumps under my skin on my face, & ive had the 'rash' for a week. What is it?
Irritant/allergic?: If the rash did not itch, it is likely an irritant reactions. It it did itch, then an allergic contact allergy may be the cause. ...Read more
Moisturizer: Excess water exposure removes the fatty parts of the skin. So each time you wash your face or hands, put a simple moisturizer; avoid fragrances and add-ons, many people get reactions to them. ...Read more
Eczema vs warts.: This could be a common condition such as eczema but I am concerned when you say "pink bumps". I would rather you have a dermatologist look at this in order to ensure that if these are warts, you can have them easily treated. Warts in the genital region can easily spread through sexual contact and it is best to have them treated and abstain from sexual intercourse until they are completely gone. ...Read more
Wart: Dermatologic conditions are difficult to evaluate/treat without seeing them. And based on the chronicity a wart is quite possible. These are contagious, so evaluation and treatment are a good idea cannot say in your particular case without seeing it, but it seems likely. ...Read more
Itchy bumps won't go away on my face, if I scratch my skin raises and gets so dry and a dark red color. What is it?
Found two white dry bumps under the rim of my penis? What could this be?? Looks kinda like dry skin. Really scared. Please help
My son has a few small patches of raised bumps on him the patches are about the size of nickels and he is 20 months old is this just dry skin?
Weird bump on side of chest, appeared 2 months ago it is red, dry/flaky with shiny dead skin on top size of a dime, recently started to itch?
Shiny, flaky skin: May be eczema- allergy, or food or even (i have seen) strep. Also may be fungal- tinea, granuloma annulare, pityriasis rosea or lichen planus. Psoriasis is usually on elbows and knee Antihistamine for itchiing, antifungal for fungus, steroid for eczema. F/u w/ dermatology ...Read more