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Heat Rash On Feet And Ankles
6 mo old has had clear liq. Filled blisters on body. Not hand foot disease. Ped. Doesn't know. I've had malaria. Not a heat rash. Blisters fill w/blood?
Hello, I have tiny red bumps on my ankles that started out below the skin but are now above the skin, almost like a heat rash. Do you know what this i?
Rash: An exam is indicated as it is so very difficult to answer this type of question without that. ...Read more
I have red, itchy patches on the top of my feet that look like heat rash and hives. What do you recommend?
I have a what looks like heat rash on my feet for 4 days now, after applying Apple cider vinegar. What can I use to clear this.
Hydrocortiso: You can apply %5 hydrocortison ointment 2-3 times /day for 4-5 days and it will resolve. ...Read more
I was at the beach last week and towards the end of the week my feet and shins were very itchy. I just thought it was a heat rash. I've been home for three days now and it still hasn't cleared up yet. Do you have any idea what that could be?
My boyfriends brother stayed with us for about two months and left about a month ago. He had a rash and was constantly digging and about the time he left we both got it. Looks like a heat rash but now I am getting blister like bumps on my hands and feet a
Also, disinfect: Once treated, the key to prevent re-infection is disinfection. Not only disinfect/clean the area where the rash is, but think of the inanimate things as well, the floor and the shoes you wear. ...Read more
I get like hundreds or little less like pimples on back of leg for 2 days at a time then there gone is that a heat rash?
Husband has very red skin w/yellow blisters in his crotch and inside leg area. Temperature 99.9. Yesterday just looked like a heat rash w/itching and burning. Today seems much worse. The reddest I have ever seen
This rash could be a few different things.
- impetigo is a skin infection caused by bacteria - either streptococcus or staph. This needs to be treated with antibiotics.
- contact dermatitis is skin inflammation. It can be caused by plants such as poison ivy or poison oak or it can be from contact of a chemical or item that a person is particularly sensitive to. This is usually treated with steroid creams or oral steroids.
- viral illness such as chicken pox, shingles or herpes can also cause painful blisters on a red base. This can be treated with anti-virals or just needs to run its course depending on the severity of the infection.
The best thing to do is to contact his doctor and have him seen, since each possible problem requires different treatments. Good luck. ...Read more
I have pink bumps on foot, not very many I also got them last year too but they went away. My foot does get really sweaty could they be heat bumps?
Small red/pink raised bumps with clear watery fluid inside.
Tx: try to keep your feet and shoes dry.
Wear socks with shoes, don't wear same shoe 2 days in a row. ...Read more
How can I identify if my baby has heat rash or eczema? Her rashes are red and its flaky on her face, because of dryness her cheek has a small cut now.
Hi Dr, I get repeated rashes the underside of my breast for which I am currently using Dermikelp as I do not want to use cortisone. Is this caused due to heat rash as I do suffer from the heat. What else can I do to ease the situation?
My 3 month old grandaughter has red rashes on her tummy and its weeping. How to treat it and is it heat rash?
This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
Heat rashes occur: Heat rashes occur, and are not uncommon. Sometimes it's related to sweating a lot, with or without "blocked" sweat glands or oil glands. Other times it's related to sports equipment friction, bacteria, moisture, etc... Being in a hot tub can lead to a "hot tub" rashes. Rashes are difficult to describe in words, so it is best to have a doctor look at a rash. ...Read more
Likely something els: You are more likely to get heat-rash and/or jock-itch in the groin, scrotum areas but not likely on the penis itself. So, if you are having the rashes on the shaft, get it checked out as it is possible to have std such as early herpes, warts etc... It is unusual to get heat rash on the shaft and sparing the groin/skin folds areas. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more