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I have bumps on my arm they are small in size i need help to figure out what it is?

I have bumps on my arm they are small in size i need help to figure out what it is?

It's difficult to: Diagnose without seeing the actual skin lesions. Possibilities include contact dermatitis/ irritation from something, bacterial, viral, fungal infection, warts, cysts, fatty tumor, allergic reaction to something etc. See your dr for confirmation and reassurance. Take care! ...Read more

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I have bumps on my arm developing slowly and on my back. They itch. Do you know what it could be?

I have bumps on my arm developing slowly and on my back. They itch. Do you know what it could be?

Dermatology: The number of possible conditions is quite extensive and without a photo, cannot beanswered. See a dermatologist for unexplained skin conditions. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my arm that look like pimples what is it?

I have bumps on my arm that look like pimples what is it?

Not sure: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my arm, hands and legs it's very itchy and i've had this for months and it's driving me crazy the anti itching cream doesn't work?

I have bumps on my arm, hands and legs it's very itchy and i've had this for months and it's driving me crazy the anti itching cream doesn't work?

Correct diagnosis: Rashes such as poison ivy/oak, fungal(ringworm), bacterial infections (impetigo) etc.. Can be cured. Rashes such as eczema, psoriasis, ichthyosis etc...Are not curable, only treatable. Viral rashes such as chicken pox, measle, roseola etc..Will heal on their own with or without treatment. Without knowing what type of rash you have, i can't advise how to treat it. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my arm they are itchy and filled with puss and spreading what is it?

I have red bumps on my arm they are itchy and filled with puss and spreading what is it?

Folliculitis: Folliculitis starts when hair follicles are damaged by friction from clothing, blockage of the follicle, or shaving. In most cases of folliculitis, the damaged follicles are then infected with the bacteria staphylococcus (staph).Treatment may include antibiotics applied to the skin (mupirocin) or taken by mouth (dicloxacillin), or antifungal, if a fungus, medications to control the infection. ...Read more

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I have wierd bumps on my arm. It's not an allergic reaction. I if anyone had any idea's. Would a chemical peel fix this?

I have wierd bumps on my arm. It's not an allergic reaction. I if anyone had any idea's. Would a chemical peel fix this?

Keratosis pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is a common condition where one gets rough bumps on the back of the arms and/or anterior thighs. It is purely a cosmetic issue and there is no harm in having them. Unfortunately, there is no cure. Typically, the hair follicle gets plugged resulting in rough flesh- or pink-colored bumps. Some can be helped by exfoliating the skin (i.e. Loofah) and using an exfoliating cream. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my arm. They itch and have spread to my hand.

I have red bumps on my arm. They itch and have spread to my hand.

See doctor: for evaluation and diagnosis in order to treat it. Could be dermatitis, shingles ,,,,,,,,,,, ...Read more

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Can a fly bite you? I have red bumps on my arm that sting, itch, and burn. Definitely not a mosquito bit,the only thing in the house has been flies.?

Can a fly bite you? I have red bumps on my arm that sting, itch, and burn. Definitely not a mosquito bit,the only thing in the house has been flies.?

Many flies bite: It these flies are green bottle flies or horse flies they will bite. It is often a bite that reacts strongly and is very itchy. Try all the usual methods to loose them. There are no clean flies! ...Read more