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I have back blister type sores on my thighs and bum what could this be?

I have back blister type sores on my thighs and bum what could this be?

Folliculitis: Most sores on the leg, especially the thighs, and the buttocks, are related to hair follicle infections. Some of these may be infected with mrsa, ore more serious skin infection. Have this checked by your doctor who can often treat this with an oral antibiotic. ...Read more

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The buttocks are the paired curved masses that make up our "posterior." each buttock consists of a layer of fat superimposed on the gluteus maximus ...Read more


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Had blisters on back of thighs and buttocks /some large some small / what would cause this?

Had blisters on back of thighs and buttocks /some large some small / what would cause this?

See a doctor: I'd have to see them to know--too bad we don't have an "upload image feature" on this site. Things that come to mind include herpes, bacterial infections, or allergic reactions. It sounds like you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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Sores between my thighs & buttocks that resemble blood blisters, and make it uncomfortable to walk or sit down. Actual blood blisters? What do I do?

Sores between my thighs & buttocks that resemble blood blisters, and make it uncomfortable to walk or sit down. Actual blood blisters? What do I do?

Sores: Likely a rash due to friction from tight clothing, heat, sweat. Try to wear loose fitting clothes a few days. Can apply destin cream or vitamin A & D ointment to affected areas if not open blisters for couple of times of day for few days. Keep area dry and clean. Consult your doctor if worsens or no improvement or blisters open/bleed. ...Read more

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I have many scabs appearing on my thighs and buttocks. I don't think they were ever blisters but they hurt very bad and don't heal well. What are they?

I have many scabs appearing on my thighs and buttocks. I don't think they were ever blisters but they hurt very bad and don't heal well. What are they?

Unclear: This may well be an infection that is spread by scratching. This could be made worse as you scratch you can abrade the skin and then these are getting infected. You need to seek medical care and find out if this is infected and now have a cellulitis. If infected you will need effective antibiotics to treat this and prevent further infection. Cleansing these areas with antibacterial soap helps ...Read more

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Recently, w/in an hour after sex w/o showering, I break out in a rash/hives in my groin/upper thigh/buttocks area. No blisters, just gradually go away?

Recently, w/in an hour after sex w/o showering, I break out in a rash/hives in my groin/upper thigh/buttocks area. No blisters, just gradually go away?

A couple: .. possibilities come to mind when considering hives that consistently occur after intercourse. Cholinergic urticaria (hives triggered by heat), contact sensitivity (latex condoms? Although this may more commonly be associated with poison ivy-like rash), seminal plasma hypersensitivity (semen allergy-usually person specific, but also usually a burning sensation). Can try otc cetirizine. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of foot blister? I also have a rash under my buttocks on upper thigh?

How do I get rid of foot blister? I also have a rash under my buttocks on upper thigh?

Blister: Avoid wearing the shoes that caused the blister. Do not open it as this can lead to infection. You can get adhesive moleskin to pritect it. If the rash is red and itchy it may be a yeast infection. It is best to have somoen see the rash to diagnose it. ...Read more

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What could it be when you get blister spots on buttock and leg they have been coming out over the last 3 weeks?

Blisters on the butt: Blisters in the buttock and leg area could indicate shingles- especially if they fit in a certain pattern called a dermatome. Usually it is older folks who get shingles, after having had chicken pox. Other viruses can do that, so can bacteria. Perhaps there is something in your environment causing this? Such as time in a hot tub, chafing from some activity...
If it is troublesome u should see MD. ...Read more

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I have round sores on the back of my thighs and buttocks. Some on the sides if my torso. Fir about a month. They start like a raised bite of sorts.

Dermatologist: It's worth consulting a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. Multiple sites of follicilitis involving hair follicles may be the problem that a course of effective skin antibiotics may clear up. Of course insect bites are also a possibility. ...Read more

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I have got a real bad burn on the back of my leg right under my bottom was burns by hot boiling water in a lot of pain it real red blister leaking?

I have got a real bad burn on the back of my leg right under my bottom was burns by hot boiling water in a lot of pain it real red blister leaking?

Emergency Room: For a burn that bad you should go immediately to a hospital emergency room. Specialized care is need to ensure proper healing. Lack of proper care could result in severe infection. Please do not wait. ...Read more

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I have stretchmarks on my inner thigh and 2 have blister like sores on the inside of them they don't itch just hurt what can I do to relieve the pain?

I have stretchmarks on my inner thigh and 2 have blister like sores on the inside of them they don't itch just hurt what can I do to relieve the pain?

Friction: Within stretch marks the skin is thinned, and thus more fragile. Your inner thighs are rubbing against each other when you walk or run, creating friction which in turn causes the blisters & sores. You need to minimize that friction. Lose weight (if necessary), and buy one of those friction-reducing creams that sporting goods stores sell. Also, keep the sores covered with bandaids until they heal. ...Read more

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I'm 40 yr female. Since month back I notice black small mark on my inner thigh area. No itching but it look like blister scar. I'm worried. Plz reply?

I'm 40 yr female. Since month back I notice black small mark on my inner thigh area. No itching but it look like blister scar. I'm worried. Plz reply?

Most likely a mole: This is most likely a mole, and not to be worried about but recommend checking on it from time to time for any changes. Moles smaller than a pencil eraser are rarely cancerous. Here's a link to the ABCDEs of melanoma:

https://www. Aad. Org/public/spot-skin-cancer/learn-about-skin-cancer/detect/what-to-look-for ...Read more

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Ringworm like blister, thigh left leg at the back?

Ringworm like blister, thigh left leg at the back?

Send photo: Please post hd photo of skin lesion to make accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Blister rash on my back, stomach, chest, and my inner thighs?

Blisters on skin: Please see your dermatologist right away. All blistering rashes need to be evaluated as soon as possible. There are many things this could be, from viral infections like chickenpox to medication reactions to bug bites. All need evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I am broken out with rash on front of thighs around my waist chest upper back. Looks like blisters and very painful and itches. Some spots r larger t?

See a dermatologist: This could any one of a number of things so I would really recommend you see a dermatologist. It could be something as simple as dry skin (winter itch) to something more serious. It is best to have it examined. ...Read more

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Experiencing burning sensation comes & goes every couple of hours for 2 mths in vagina butt or bck of thigh or calf no blisters or sores. Treated for uti BV yeast & was just recently checked yesterday my Gyno no infec what could this b who can I go 2?

Experiencing burning sensation comes & goes every couple of hours for 2 mths in vagina butt or bck of thigh or calf no blisters or sores. Treated for uti BV yeast & was just recently checked yesterday my Gyno no infec what could this b who can I go 2?

Neuropathy: Sometimes nerve impingement can cause back pain and sharp shooting pain radiating to the back of your legs and thigh. Try doing stretches, warm compresses and see if this resolves. If pain persists and involves multiple area, see your doctor for a full assessment

Best wishes
Dr M ...Read more

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I keep getting a cluster of clear blisters on the back of my thigh every two months or so, should I be worried about genital herpes??

I keep getting a cluster of clear blisters on the back of my thigh every two months or so, should I be worried about genital herpes??

Atypical case: Although it is possible to get herpes on the thigh this is atypical presentation. Other skin disorders such as eczema are more likely. Consider seeing a dermatologist in person or scheduling a virtual visit on healthtap when then lesions are present for review. ...Read more

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I have itchy scabs on the back of my thigh and are spreading to my legs. Seem to not be healing and there was recently a blister. Gross. What is it?

I have itchy scabs on the back of my thigh and are spreading to my legs. Seem to not be healing and there was recently a blister. Gross. What is it?

Uncertain: Can’t diagnose with available information. Examination, history & possibly other testing would be needed to make an accurate diagnosis. Treatment would be dictated by diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have a bump on the back of my thigh it looked like a big mosquito bite itching and burning I put alcohol on it and covered now its like a blister?

Probably a carbuncle: Or basically a large pimple. But could be related to a bug bite. It is typically a skin/dermal infection. Keep it clean. Don't squeeze it. Don't pick the blister and let it unroof on ots own. If it is full of pus and increasing in size you may want to see a doc as it could be something more serious such as a MRSA infection, but if it is improving just watch it. ...Read more

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Had a blister type bump on my upper front thigh it looked like it had puss in it but when I barley squeezed all that came out was clear liquid. Herpes?

Possible: It is also possible to get a lister type lesion from a burn or contact dermatitis.If you recently had intimate contact with someone who has herpes or a similar lesion, then more likely herpes. Check with your doctor for cultures if it hasn't resolved. If it has resolved and come back to same area then it's here's. ...Read more

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Hi there, I went to Hawaii and had a bad burn on my thigh. It is painful a week later and has a few white spots. There's one red little bump/blister.

Hi there, I went to Hawaii and had a bad burn on my thigh. It is painful a week later and has a few white spots. There's one red little bump/blister.

Below: Keep the area in question moisturized and clean.
Do not "pop" the blister, let it resolve by itself
When the blister does leak fluid, then remove the skin on top, and clean the area. Then apply bacitracin over the area. ...Read more

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I am experiencing thigh rash that started 3 days ago. The bumps have grown, appear to be turning into blisters and itch fiercely. They burn when water touches them and I have not scratched.

I am experiencing thigh rash that started 3 days ago. The bumps have grown, appear to be turning into blisters and itch fiercely. They burn when water touches them and I have not scratched.

Thigh rash: This is suspicious of shingles or other herpes virus infection. Since there is treatment available for these types of infection, have a physician examine you and prescribe appropriate medications. ...Read more

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