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Herbal Treatment For Raised Red Skin Lesion Crosses The Midline
Itchy patch of skin on leg, 1inch in diameter, small bump beneath, skin not raised, ongoing for 1.5 months, skin red due to scratching.
Have asymmetrical mole on thigh reddish, purple/black in color for 4+ years. the mole sits under the skin not noticeably raised. cause for concern?
Have this examined: Any mole that has multiple colors should be evaluated by a dermatologist. ...Read more
Macular amyloidosis confirmed by skin biopsy from the pigmented patch on lower thigh. What is the line of treatment and prognosis .? Can it spread ?
Good prognosis: Macular amyloidosis is a local proliferation on the skin usually on the trunk as you have. It never spreads too much or into the blood. The treatment may be as simple as temovate (clobetasol) ointment twice daily to local cortisone injections, local liquid nitrogen, dermabrasion or laser treatment. ...Read more
What is the most likely diagnosis of hypo-pigmented macule well defined mutiple circular (small dot shape) on the legs and arms non itchy ?
Bugbite-like growth on scalp for 4 weeks. At first skin color, but now looks red inflamed. Symmetrical, clear borders, not bloody.Looks like one patch of eczema. Black hair, 28 yr male, no family history.
Biopsy is pending. What type of skin cancer?
Possibly SSC or AK?: May not be cancer. Traditionally squamous cell cancer (SSC) was infrequent under age 40. But the incidence is increasing in this age range. The risk increases with use of Tanning booths and living in the Sun Belt. You lesion may be actinic keratosis(AK) ( a precursor to SSC), SSC or a non-cancerous skin condition. It would not be Melanoma.see http://bit.ly/1Pj9osP + http://bit.ly/1FTMrdN ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Used Derma Ceutic Yellow Cream on scar on my brown skin. Scabbed over. Scar is bigger! Is there hope scar could go away by itself or with treatment?
Yes: Your scar will shrink and lighten with time. Some people use mederma or silicon strips to treat scars. You could also ask a dermatologist for advice. Vitamin E oil rubbed on it may help. Of course, best health habits of adequate sleep, good nutrition, exercise, relaxation all will help. If the scar is on your face, you may want to see plastic surgery as well. Do you keloid? ...Read more
What is the best treatment for comedonal acne? (Those tiny flesh coloured bumps on surface of skin only visible in certain light)
Hi David:: Best thing is skin hygiene, wash face before going to bed with face wash containing salicylic acid. Use moisturizer, sun screen, avoid touching or picking on acne with your fingers. Most importantly drink plenty of water and see a dermatologist as they may prescribe retin-A or other antibiotics depending on the severity, medical history and clinical findings. ...Read more
What are the best antibiotics for a mosquito bite which developed into small area of red swollen tender skin??
The question: is do you need an antibiotics or topical anti-inflammatory or antihistamine. Antibiotics may be indicated only in the presence of secondary infection. Skin infections may respond to many different antibiotics especially the Penicillins, 1st& 2nd generation cephalosporins, macrolides, teteracycline, Clindamycins............ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
50p sized, swollen feeling, red, raised area on skin(back of leg)with dry patch in the middle.Dry patch slightly itchy, border of bump uneven, what is it?
A erythemic maculopapular rash that coalesces over the entire trunk and has plaques at inner elbow bilaterally. It blanches. Not improving on Benadry?
D skin disease is hard, rough, scaly, itchy, leaves the area it occupies very black, swollen with fluids innit, hair grows on it, its on both legs. Help?
Have it looked into: Rashes are difficult to evaluate without actually seeing them and obtaining a good history and possibly lab work...This sounds like something that needs to be seen and evaluated by a physician sooner rather than later.. ...Read more
I've a scar below the knee on the front.Dime size.Smooth feel but skin has caved in.What to apply to raise the skin area,help blend surface overall?
The skin on my scrotum & shaft is red, itchy, and swollen.No bumps of any kind.The scrotal skin is also oozing fluid.Is this a fungus or bacteria?
Either one: Either fungal infectioni or certain bacterial infections can do this. "Oozing fluid" suggests a fairly severe infection, so it may not be safe to attempt over-the-counter treatment, and it's possible you would benefit from an oral antibiotic prescription. See a doctor and take it from there. Good luck! ...Read more
What is the recommended treatment for permanent redness and flaky skin around the mouth that turns darker ?
1 day of small, tender bump on the areola that is incredibly itchy. No discoloration, peeling, discharge or lump under the skin. No other bumps.
Is there ever a swelling groinnlymph node response to 3wks on flurocinimide and 2 of desonide to treat evolving porokeratosis w/underlyingChron.Inflam?
Melanoma/bruise: Melanoma can appear anywhere. The color is usually dark brown/black and irregular. Melanomas can be flat or a bump but don't usually have a bruise unless there has been trauma to the area on top of it. A bruise is caused by bleeding under the skin. A bruise can become dark, but eventually becomes lighter, green and then yellow. It will go away. If the lesion bleeds or gets larger, see a doc ...Read more
Small/ asymmetrical purple lesion and small lump (with a depression) in the same area on my forehead for 2 weeks after sunburn. What is this?
Does Pigmented Purpuric Dermatitis which is noticed on the foot spreads all over the body? Please answer the query and help me out..
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