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Irritation Under Armpit
Menopause: Menopause can cause itchy skin and dry skin due to hormonal imbalances. A patient of your age i would not consider menopause unless you have been diagnosed with premature menopause or have had a surgical menopause or chemotherapy induced menopause. If you are talking about somebody else, hormonal imbalances can lead to those symptoms mentioned above. ...Read more
Got rash in left armpit three months ago. Actual rash went away but still have irritation and mild swelling? Why so long
Zoster: The rash may have been herpes zoster. Was the rash fluid filled vesicles grouped together? Painful? Studies show that post herpetic neuralgia can linger for months. Get evaluated and if this possibility is correct there are treatments for post herpetic neuralgia including Lyrica (pregabalin) and Gabapentin. Good luck. ...Read more
Armpit skin suddenly became sensitive to the touch, no pain just irritation. No visible bumps or discolouration, dont use deodorant? What is this?
I have a pimple like thing in my armpit( not in red color,color of skin) with little irritation when touched?
Sore armpits, especially when I use clinical strength deodorant. Why? I have no irregularities such as bumps, lumps or irritation.
Even without visible: irritation you may still be allergic to the ingredients in the formulation. You may need to experiment with different manufacturers and try a hypoallergenic variety without as many irritants. Dove and Arm&Hammer make hypoallergenic and natural varieties that are worth a try. You may have to try a few before you find one that works for you without soreness. ...Read more
I have been taking amox for 3 days now and notice i have a rash under my armpits and a skin irritation causing it to be hard to go to the bathroom ?
I'm having numbness in my right armpit along with a severe burning feeling at times. No redness or skin irritation.
I am suffering from irritation in armpit and pubis . It shows redness and red spot after swealing and cause . What is this?
I'm female, I found a bump in armpit, about 0.5" x 0.5", no skin irritation. Bump feels hard, round and appears connected (lymp node?) see doctor?
I have a small red bump under my upper arm by my armpit that hurts when i touch it. Could it just be irritation or a zit?
I am experiencing rash in armpit (quality: pustules or pimples) , skin redness or irritation, itchy rash (severity: severe) (quality: severe itchi... bumps and red on outer elbows armpits and buttocks. Benadryl cream and pills not working?
Advice for moderate/severe skin irritation? Head, armpits, genitalia, extremities. No link b/t shower/body prod. Or laundry soap, etc. Started postpar
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This can be many different things. ...Read more
Shaved armpits (not the first time) coz'd irritation to the skin with small pimples.. Inflammation healed but swollen ymph nodes appeared.. Normal?
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Area on upper arm where strap of heavy backpack was now has tiny little red spots, like I scratched too hard. Pink area of irritation too. What is it?
For how long should I be avoiding sun exposure after dermabrasion? I am aware that dermabrasion may cause some skin irritation. For how long avoiding sun exposure is necessary following the skin smoothing procedure for removal of small dry bumps on my arm
It : It sounds like you are talking about keratosis pilaris. The sun doesn't really play a role in this condition (proper use of sunscreen after microdermabrasion is always a good idea, though). This is, unfortunately, a chronic condition for many people. It does tend to settle a bit with age in many patients. Treatment options include keratolytic agents such as Lactic Acid creams, salicylic acid creams, urea based creams, retinoids (like retin-a), and microdermabrasion. Because microdermabrasion is a bit more expensive, most patients opt for the topical creams. I hope that helps. ...Read more
Can massaging a whiplash injury cause more irritation and numbness?I'm experiencing numbness in back of neck and arm worse after a"nonprofessionalone.
Hello sir I have these breakouts that look like pimples on my shoulders chest and upper arm . They appear suddenly and leave scars each time. There is no itchiness or any other type of irritation . They just randomly appear and go away?
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