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Infected Insect Bites Circular Red Slightly Raised Rash
Can a slightly raised rash that is brightly red with a hint of small pus be a tick bite? It is not itchy.
Insect bites are from mosquitos, spiders, flies, ticks, and other species that use their mandibles (jaws) to attach to a person or other animal. They can then suck blood out of their "prey" and leave saliva proteins that cause itching and swelling. Other insect species, like bees, yellow jackets, wasps, hornets and fire ants actually inject venom into their prey and can not only cause localized pain and swelling, but severe, acute allergic reactions in ...Read more
My child has a red, slightly raised rash on both arms and face/cheeks. He isn't bothered by it and has no other symptoms.
Just developed a rash of sort on my palms and hands.some are round, some are random shapes, with red ring aroung them. no new foods or lotions used. i did go hiking on saturday, but the rash appeared monday night. slightly raised rash. both plams, no whe
I feel like I've had multiple mosquito bites & a day later, they become a slightly raised rash. Now the dry spots still itches, should I be worried?
I have a whitish slightly raised rash about 1" from my anus. In two weeks time it grew from 2 tiny matching circles that touched each other to an area of 2" long & more raised. What is it?
My son came out with a sudden temperature on Saturday January 17. The temperature subsided today, and now he has a slightly raised rash on his body. He has had roseola before, so I'm thinking this might be roseola too.
Or scarlet fever?: If the rash is generalized, including trunk, face and extremities, then a viral exanthem like roseola is likely. If the rash is very fine andmainly on the trunk of the body, and especially in the creases such as the axilla, groin, forearm and behind the knees and feels a little like fine sandpaper, it could be a strain of strep throat bacteria and an antibiotic would be indicated. See your doctor ...Read more
What do the rashes look like if someone has been infected with hiv? Are they small red bumps that look like insect bites that itch?
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
Raised rash is one, which are palpable or felt by fingers. The different types of raised rashes are: papules (like a pimple), pustular (containing pus as in scabies), vesicular (containing fluid like chicken pox), or a patch with margins such as in psoriasis. The nature of the rash gives us clues ...Read more
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