Doctor insights on:
I Have Small Red Bumps On My Body
Over the last 2-3 days I have developed random, small red bumps on my body, mainly on my torso area but I also have a couple on my upper left thigh, a?
Small distinct red bumps on the skin are most commonly caused by a heat rash. Heat rash or prickly heat is caused by the blockage of the pores that lead to the sweat glands. It is most common in very young children but can occur at any age, particularly in hot and humid weather. An infant does not sweat. The sweat is held within the skin and forms little red bumps ...Read more
No: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be pediatric evaluation. ...Read more
Every day for the last week, I have been getting small red patches on various parts of my body. Then, small red bumps form. What could this be?
My boyfriend has small red bumps that seem to spread to different areas of his body and itch only sometimes. Is it a rash or something different?
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause small red bumps. It is helpful that they seem to move and not stay around long. It could be as simple as skin irritation from a soap, detergent, dryer sheet or lotion he is using. Removing products with dyes and perfumes can often improve this type of rash. If it persists, try a good hypoallergenic emollient cream and see your doctor if it continues. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 1 month old son has developed rashes in form of small red bumps all over his body including face neck chest and back . What should I do ?
Baby acne?: It's likely to be baby acne at his age, assuming that he is otherwise well and feeding normally. Baby acne tends to occur right around this age and looks like red bumps that get redder and stand out more when baby is upset or just after a bath. This goes away on its own in a few weeks. It is caused by maternal hormones that crossed through the placenta. No treatment is needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Body very itchy small red bumps appear skin heats up blister like bumps at times hard to sleep sometimes need help...?
I suddenly got a breakout all over my body with small red bumps. I'm not sure if it's acne or something else. Could it be scabies? (I have eczema)
My daughter has small red bumps all over her body. Injection site of last immunization bruised, swelling with bumps in it?
Allergic reaction?: Red, raised bumps are most commonly a sign of an allergic reaction. Swelling and bruising is not unexpected at the site of any injection, however. If there are any signs of difficulty breathing or fever, then a personal evaluation would be prudent. If she is otherwise normal, observe and contact pediatrician if it does not resolve. Report the reaction to the pediatrician. ...Read more
Red bumps is a symptom in which a person has a rash of raised spots on the skin, and the spots are redder than the normal skin. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, infection, hormonal changes, ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- I have a red small bump on my vagina is this an std
- I have a red small bump on my penis is this an std
- I have small red bumps on my palms that feel like blisters but none popped
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Small, red spots on the body
- I have small red bumps on my bottom that feel like blisters
- I have small red bumps on my stomach
- I have small red bumps all over my body
- Talk to a dermatologist online