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Doctor insights on: I Woke Up This Morining And Had A Red Spot On My Arm With Bumps Inside It What Might It Be

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My baby woke up with a red spot on her arm looks like a pimple has a white spot on top and it's a little hard. What can it be?

My baby woke up with a red spot on her arm looks like a pimple has a white spot on top and it's a little hard. What can it be?

Pimple: Maybe an infection. Staph infections can come on rapidly. Best to check this out with your pediatrician to take a look at your baby. ...Read more

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I woke up with a big red spot on my upper arm. No itch, no bite head, warm to the touch. Today, the red and warm is gone but im in pain. Help. Ideas?

I woke up with a big red spot on my upper arm. No itch, no bite head, warm to the touch. Today, the red and warm is gone but im in pain. Help. Ideas?

Exam: It may be an infected cyst or a bug bite. If its not better by tomorrow, consider seeing your primary care doctor for a proper evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I have a red rashly red spot on my arm and I don't know if it's a spider bite or not?

I have a red rashly red spot on my arm and I don't know if it's a spider bite or not?

Well: Could be. Hard to say without seeing it. Perhaps set up appt with doc to be safe. Use good hygiene keep area clean and do not touch it ...Read more

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What could explain the random red spot on my arm and my arm is sore?

What could explain the random red spot on my arm and my arm is sore?

Skin infection: This can be a skin infection due to a minor injury or due to an infected bug/ spider bite. Would recommend you see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have red spot on my arm under skin that looks like a blood vessel, it's on my left arm, it's not hurting me or etching or nothing?

I have red spot on my arm under skin that looks like a blood vessel, it's on my left arm, it's not hurting me or etching or nothing?

I think it would be: Safe to watch it. It is really pretty common. Petechiae is the name given to these dot-like red spots. Signs that you should seek further evaluation include more develop, they expand in size, they ulcerate or open up, they are painful or itchy. If this is just an isolated dot, nothing further needs to be done. Stay well:) ...Read more

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I had a red spot in my arm and after a day or two it turned brown like a freckle no itch or anything else what could it be? About the size of a penny.

I had a red spot in my arm and after a day or two it turned brown like a freckle no itch or anything else what could it be? About the size of a penny.

Hyperpigmentation: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (pih) is a frequently encountered problem and represents the sequelae of various cutaneous disorders as well as therapeutic interventions. This acquired excess of pigment can be attributed to various preceding disease processes that affect the skin such as infections, allergic reactions, mechanical injuries, reactions to medications, phototoxic eruptions, trauma. ...Read more

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What would red spot be on arm. Not raised in any way, doesn't hurt or itch. About 1/4 inch round had it for at least a year?

See your doctor: It is really hard to diagnose a rash without seeing it. I would recommend discussing it with your physician at your next visit. ...Read more

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Large dark red spot on upper arm. Could it be side effect from chantics?

Unlikely: Maybe but not likely. It may need to be looked at if the spot is new. ...Read more

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I first noticed a big red patchy stop develop at the top of my arm and later on during my bath I noticed many red spot patches on my body?

I first noticed a big red patchy stop develop at the top of my arm and later on during my bath I noticed many red spot patches on my body?

Difficult to say: Of course, in this forum it is difficult to be sure, but this might be hives. Unfortunately give the information you provided I am not able to say much more. ...Read more

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I been having knots under my arm for 4 years that wnt go away an now I got this tender spot wth a red soft like bump but it looks n feel like meat?

I been having knots under my arm for 4 years that wnt go away an now I got this tender spot wth a red soft like bump but it looks n feel like meat?

Infected cyst: The skin under the arm pit is prone to many infectious processes if not kept clean and shaven. Hidradenitis of infected hair follicles and infected sebaceous cytst are very common. If not resolving they should be treated with antibiotics, warm soaks and excision if necessary. ...Read more

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I'm a virgin uncut male and I just found a single red spot on my penis skin. Its not like a bump, but in skin and a bloodyish color. No pain/itch, help!

I'm a virgin uncut male and I just found a single red spot on my penis skin. Its not like a bump, but in skin and a bloodyish color. No pain/itch, help!

Penis spots: Unfortunately this is one of the areas that being online is not going to help. The spot needs to be examined by an expert. I would get you to your family clinic soon to let your doctor take a look at this. ...Read more

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I believe I was bitten by a spider yesterday morning sometime, not too sure when, but first I noticed itching around my elbow then later in the evening I noticed the area was very hot so I looked and I had this huge red spot on the underside of my arm by

I believe I was bitten by a spider yesterday morning sometime, not too sure when, but first I noticed itching around my elbow then later in the evening I noticed the area was very hot so I looked and I had this huge red spot on the underside of my arm by

ER: If the redness has not subsided or is increasing go to an ER now as you may have been bitten by something that could cause tissue damage like a brown recluse, as the damage will be more severe the longer you wait to get treatment. The itching may indicate that you are allergic to whatever bit you. Ideally if you could find the spider and take it in to the ER this would be great. ...Read more

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I have just a red spot on my jaw cheek this morning. It feels hard and is getting a little bigger. There is bumps on it?

I have just a red spot on my jaw cheek this morning. It feels hard and is getting a little bigger. There is bumps on it?

Could be cold sore: Could be multiple cysts, or could be infection. See dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment options ...Read more

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Painless red bump on head of penis. Has been there since April. Started as a red spot that u couldn't feel by touch but now is large and noticeable?

Painless red bump on head of penis. Has been there since April. Started as a red spot that u couldn't feel by touch but now is large and noticeable?

Inflammed bump: The red bump could signify a small cyst and in of and itself is not problematic. However, if it gets bigger or more painful then have it evaluated by a Dermatologist who may need to treat it. ...Read more

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I have a spot in my arm that has red irritated skin with small fluid filled bumps. I have cold sores and am wondering if it could be related to that.?

I have a spot in my arm that has red irritated skin with small fluid filled bumps. I have cold sores and am wondering if it could be related to that.?

Possibly: Related. If you are suspecting a herpes infection, which is what causes cold sores, it would be helpful to see your Doctor to culture that fluid for a definitive diagnosis (and peace of mind). ...Read more

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I'm 17, no sexual experience and I just found a painful red spot bump on my circumcised penis?

I'm 17, no sexual experience and I just found a painful red spot bump on my circumcised penis?

If so, may be...: If so, the mentioned spot may be just a "infected" sebaceous gland. So, it's reasonable to just watch and see over the next 7-10 days as long as being tolerable to you. Such a bump may resolve or get bigger and rupture in time like a pimple. Without more detailed Hx and a direct look at it, it;s oftentimes hard to come up an accurate Dx. Therefore, see Doc timely. Best wish... ...Read more

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The red spot is om my lower left arm flexure and been itching for 3 weeks. It's getting larger. It-s also appear in my right lower arm and both axilla?

The red spot is om my lower left arm flexure and been itching for 3 weeks. It's getting larger. It-s also appear in my right lower arm and both axilla?

Red. Spots itchy: The causes are many but likely not.abscess as they would be painful. Consider bites, eczema or tinea. Send a picture or show them to your doctor. All the best. ...Read more

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I have 1 faded red spot on my upper arm. Now I have 1 on my hand and 1 on my other arm. What could this be?

I have 1 faded red spot on my upper arm. Now I have 1 on my hand and 1 on my other arm. What could this be?

Many things: You should have a doctor look at it to diagnose it, it could be many things and it needs to be visualized for proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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Red spot under just bottom arm pit, popped it and it's now came out in a bruise and is sore?

Red spot under just bottom arm pit, popped it and it's now came out in a bruise and is sore?

Lesion: It may have been an area of folliculitis or an early abscess. The bruise may be from you popping it. Keep it well irrigated and if not better see your doctor for incision, drainage and antibiotics. All the best. ...Read more

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My 4yr old has a small red spot on the inner side of the arm. Not raised, not itchy. Looks like a bruise but too small to be?

My 4yr old has a small red spot on the inner side of the arm. Not raised, not itchy. Looks like a bruise but too small to be?

Possible bite.: Depending on how long it has been there, it could still be a bruise, although if it is bright red, it sounds like a broken capillary (small blood vessel) or possibly spider bite. To be sure, you should show his doctor. If there are many of them appearing, you should call his doctor and/or take him to the emergency room ASAP, as that could be a sign of a more serious illness. ...Read more