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Heat Rash On Rib Cage Symptoms
Assessment.: This rash 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
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Rash: Rashes are like baskins robbins, they come in 31 different flavors. You really need to see a doctor for a rash since the only way to get an effective evaluation and treatment is for a doctor to see the rash in-person. ...Read more
I have something on my chest that's bumpy and itchy and it's been spreading. I thought it was a heat rash but it could be an allergic reaction.?
A lot of bumps on my chest! It is super itchy when I sweat! Is it heat rash? As far as I know, I'm not allergic to anything. Help?!
Rash: A rash is best evaluated in person by a doctor for a specific diagnosis. The breast bone is a common place for rash/heat rash especially due to sweating and heat. Try a topical anti-itch cream and consider adding a non-sedating antihistamine once or twice per day until rash is gone. Keep area clean and no scrubbing. ...Read more
My bf works in heat got a rash on chest/back well figure heat rash its goin away but next day now a migraine light sensitive and nauseous 99temp, help?
Cold or flu: A viral illness (cold or flu) could cause all of those symptoms, but your boyfriend should see his doctor for a precise diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
My son is 6weeks old. There are some red spots on his face, neck and chest. What could this be? Looks like a heat rash. How will this go?
I have what looks like a heat rash covering belly chest and back, is this heat rash or could it be something else? All the red bumps are raised
Heat Rash (Miliaria) occurs from blockage of sweat glands. Excessive sweating leads to overhydration of the outer layer of the skin, which is composed of dead cells. The excess accumulation of dead cells blocks the sweat glands and cause sweat to accumulate under the skin. This causes small papules (bumps) and vesicles (tiny blisters) to
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Son has spots on chest, back, neck, round ears. Looks like heat rash but some r quite red with white heads on them?
Have it evaluated: Have the child's pediatrician examine him. There are numerous possible causes. ...Read more
I'm noticing with the weather being as hot as it is I have little bumps all over my chest and stomach. Could this be a heat rash, what should I do?
Yes it may be: Yes it may be heat rash due to the hot weather. It happens when your sweat ducts become blocked and perspiration is trapped under your skin. Most of the time the rash goes away on its own. Best way is to cool your skin and prevent sweating, stay in airconditioned area, wear loose clothes, let thye skin air dry rather thenusing towels. If the skin is itchy use calamine lotion or Hydrocortisone cream. ...Read more
Heat rash was itchy but now feels like it burns on fold of skin between chest and stomach, how long does it take to heal and anyway to speed it up?
A week: It can take several days to a week for a mild skin rash to heal. If you have an extensive area of involvement or a more serious rash it could be a bit longer. Moisturizing lotions and keeping the area cool and free of friction ot rubbing may help. ...Read more
My 6m old daughter has light pink tiny bumps on chest&stomach I think it's heat rash should I put aquaphora on after bath or just keep her clean&dry?
Clean/dry: If you really think it is a heat rash, then just keeping it clean and dry is the way to go. Using moisturizers like aquaphor may just trap more moisture in. If it doesn't clear up within a few days of conservative treatment have doc look at the rash to make sure it is what you think. ...Read more
My heat rash turned into fungal infection on chest. I put clotrimazole but it does not sooth much the itch. How long this fungal rash will be on skin?
10 yr old daghtr has small bumps on chest and now on back. Itchy and painful but not red. Not heat rash or eczema, this is different. No new soaps.?
My 6m old daughter has light pink tiny bumps on her chest & stomach think it's heat rash should I apply aquaphora after bath? Or just keep clean & dry
Clean and dry: Is my vote. Especially since this time of year is more humid. ...Read more
Is aloe vera gel a effective remedy for persistent prickly heat rash on. 6 week old baby? It is on face, chest, shoulders, back of neck and back.
Heat rash: Do not use anything on your infants skin without discussing with a pediatrician and aloe Vera is ever recommended ...Read more
My daughter has red bumps all over her except her nose today I noticed three more on her chest, is this baby acne, eczema or heat rash?
My 1 month old son keeps getting red bumps all over his face chest and upper arms on and off. Could this be heat rash, or can he possibly be allergic to the baby wash I use for his bath?
Could be either: Hold this baby wash for now, usr something else, keep him dry as much you can, if the rash keeps coming see your baby's doctor ...Read more
5 week old has developed a skin rash. It's located on arms chest and legs and slightly on cheeks. Tiny red bumps. Doc said eczema. I think heat rash?
Baby has pimples that turn red with sweat or bath but stay white when normal on back, chest, and arms. Is it acne, heat rash, or allergy from vaccine?
Baby Pimples: Baby pimples or acne, which can be light colored and on various body parts as you describe, often become a bit darker on certain conditions like exposure to heat/water or agitation/crying. These should gradually fade away in a couple of months. Get these checked by your baby's pediatrician at his next regular check to get reassurance re their benign nature. ...Read more
Healthy active 27f crampy feeling in lower right rib cage, relieved by heat. What could this be? Worried its my liver.
Hi I have pains below the left breast. Under the rib cage. Is it safe to apply heat pat or cold pad. Which one pliz. Thx?
Rib pain: Ice or heat- generally acute pain ->ice and heat for established. What is the cause? ->doctor. ...Read more
I have 3 red (bites/rashes) biggest, bigger and big on my rib cage. A dr said shingles but I think bug bites (bed bugs?). I found zero bugs in my bed.
Internet Medicine: This is a very common modern days kind of question. But, one must not get to a diagnosis first. It is best to present your medical advisor with all of your symptoms and let them examine you if warranted before a diagnosis is decided on. Please ask this question again with your symptoms. ...Read more
I have had a burning annoying rash on my left rib cage for 3 days now. There is no other areas that have a rash should I go to the drs.?
Yes: Without seeing the rash it is impossible to know what the cause is. A burning rash on one side of the body could be shingles and should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
I have a rash that hurts, is on my upper rib cage and spread to my back (all of right side of body) and has fluid-filled bubbles it hurts when I move and when I pop the bubbles liquid comes and and it crusts.
I have a rash on my left side near my rib cage and bra line. It's small bumps, what could this be?
Could be shingles: A rash along your bra line, especially if it is painful, could be shingles. If it persists, you should seek medical consultation. ...Read more