Top
10
Doctor insights on: Itching Skin With Bumps

Share
1

1
Just out of a cold. Severe whole body itching with skin bumps. I had chicken pox before. Fyi h1n1 is re-breaking into my area.

Just out of a cold. Severe whole body itching with skin bumps. I had chicken pox before. Fyi h1n1 is re-breaking into my area.

Post-infection rash: It is not at all unusual to develop urticarial (hives) following viral respiratory tract infections. Your body does lots of different things with its immune system even when you just have a "cold", and some of these immune responses trigger certain cells in your body to release histamine and cause the itching and rash. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) orally is your best friend here, to settle reaction. ...Read more

Dr. Jack Mutnick
1,079 doctors shared insights

Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more


4

4
Blood in papel when clean my anus, itch, burns, little hurt, skin little bumps and a red gland in center of anus, hemoorroid? O and dificult to do #2

Blood in papel when clean my anus, itch, burns, little hurt, skin little bumps and a red gland in center of anus, hemoorroid? O and dificult to do #2

Rectal itching: Typically when people have hard bowel movements it may cause some trauma to the anus and surrounding tissue. This can be helped by increasing fiber and liquids in your diet. Cleaning with witch hazel or personal hygiene pads may help. If bleeding is more than just in tissue then you should be seen. Also if this does not improve or worsens. ...Read more

5

5
I itch a lot and then little bumps come out and go away. Whatever touches my skin it itch and bumps come out in different areas of arms legs?

I itch a lot and then little bumps come out and go away. Whatever touches my skin it itch and bumps come out in different areas of arms legs?

Dermatographia: Your description sounds like a type of hives called dermatographia. The name comes because people can write on their skin and then the skin shows the letters they wrote by making hives where it was scratched. Anywhere people with this are touched, they will get another hive. The treatment is to take antihistamines pretty regularly to prevent the hives. Try zyrtec or Allegra (fexofenadine) and see your doctor. ...Read more

6

6
What does it mean when you have bumps all over your skin and it itches?

What does it mean when you have bumps all over your skin and it itches?

May be hives: You may be having an allergic reaction. See your doctor for the correct diagnosis and get treatment. It may also be bug bites. See your doctor for the correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

7

7
I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

Send us a picture: You can upload a picture of the rash at www.imgur.com the picture will be tagged with its own URL website You can resubmit the question to us again with the URL address listed and we will be able to view it. This is all done anonymously. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
I wake up to a little bump that itches badly and turns into a brownish circle by the end of the day and skin around it turns red and warm ?

I wake up to a little bump that itches badly and turns into a brownish circle by the end of the day and skin around it turns red and warm ?

Skin discoloration: should be examined by your doctor. If it is changing in color, texture, temperature and it itches I recommend getting seen as soon as you can. You will likely need a skin biopsy to give you a correct diagnosis and treatment plan! ...Read more

9

9
A few days ago i noticed a single small red bump in my groin. It itches and the bump is also below the skin and hasn't gone away. Is it serious?

A few days ago i noticed a single small red bump in my groin. It itches and the bump is also below the skin and hasn't gone away. Is it serious?

Groin lump: This may be a blocked hair follicle, sweat gals mad or oil gland. Warm compression tends to help. If it gets larger or persist, it may necessary to see a doctor for drainage and antibiotics. The doctor will also decide if this is something else that needs further evaluation. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
Over the last couple months, my skin itches and when scratched it swells and leaves bumps, almost like an allergic reaction what can be causing this?

Over the last couple months, my skin itches and when scratched it swells and leaves bumps, almost like an allergic reaction what can be causing this?

Lots of things.: There are a number of possible causes of itching;it's a good idea to see your doctor to determine the specific cause and any treatment needed. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer