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Itchy Bicep Symptoms
Iinsect bite: Usually an isolated lesion like this would be from an insect bite. ...Read more
I have a nat bite under my bicep and it’s swelled, it’s burning and it is streaking. It’s red and itchy also.?
Be seen: If you have sustained a bug bite and now have redness and streaking in the arm you need to be seen to make sure you are not developing an infection there which potentially could be quite serious. ...Read more
Pic attached in files. Non itchy, non red- raised bumps on my inner bicep. They seem to come and slightly go with no reason I can pinpoint. Good diet?
Rash: If not itchy or red, probably not too concerned. May just be your skin type. Never hurts to try moisturizers and see your doc if it spreads ...Read more
I have itchy red bite like bumps all over my lower back, abs, breasts and biceps. It started back in early july. It's now getting worse. It wakes me up?
See a dermatologist: No way to diagnose this without seeing the lesions and getting a full history. ...Read more
2 small red spots, 1 on fore arm and other the bicep, not itchy, painless, clears when the skin is pulled/stretched, not pimple like, dry, flat, sligh?
Exam needed: To be sure these would have to be inspected by a physician, but since they blanch on stretching the skin, it would rule out a hemangioma or petechia. If these persist or increase in size, have them examined by your physician or dermatologist for diagnosis even though they sound benign. ...Read more
On upper inner bicep above bend in elbow, I have rash that looks like burn. Not raised, not itchy but tender to the touch. What is it?
Evaluation: Rashes are largely visual things. You should be seen and have the rash evaluated. ...Read more
I have a rash under my arms and on the inner biceps, on my inner thigh area on my back and behind my knees in the bend. Very itchy what is this please?
Armpit soreness with burning sensation and itchy down to biceps and near breast with white linear rash due to scratch?
Hard: To diagnose based on description a picture would be helpful ...Read more
Itchy red rash looks like petichiae (pink red pin spots) raises up when itched. Crook of elbow-bicep-stomach. Platelets are 160-230. Do petich. Itch?
Platelet count ok:
You should not get symptoms of low platlets until your count drops to around 50
also petichiae in general do not itch. You probably have a fungal rash based on the location, but could be allergies as well.
See your doc. ...Read more
Many possible causes: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Tick bite- turned black and itchy (5 days old). I pulled the tick out all the way, and there are no other symptoms or discoloration. Cause 4 concern?
I've been gettn many small boils with and without a white tip all over. Feel very itchy. Please help me what is this a symptom of? Is it a disease? Help
Many possibilities.: Common causes of itchy rashes like that are viral illnesses, medications, and an allergic reaction to something you came in contact with. Impossible to narrow down further without direct examination. You are clearly worried, so see your doctor or a dermatologist and find out for sure. ...Read more
How does Claritin (loratadine) work? I'm wondering what would happen when I take two, how does it effect my body. And if I take one and I still feel itchy, would taking two help control my symptoms more?
An antihistamine: Claritin, (loratadine) like all other antihistamines, blocks histamine receptors thus prevents histamine release, one major mediator, out of many, that cause allergy symptoms. If one tablet isn't controlling your symptoms, better see your doctor, you may need some other medicine ...Read more
It can be.: Thyroid acropachy may complicate graves' disease and subcutaneous infiltration is seen in myxedema. So, the answer to your question is that itchy shins can be associated with thyroidopathies. See your internist or family physician to obtain endocrinology referral. ...Read more
Possibly: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
Many possibilities: Viral, bacterial infection, heart disease, water in the chest, irritation of the pleura, and many other ones. ...Read more
I have multiple bug bites from over a week ago. Reddish, 2-3 inches in diameter. Not itchy, no other symptoms. I have another bite that I did not scratch and it went away. I was wondering if I made it worse by scratching.?
Avoid scratching: In order to help your bites heal I would avoid scratching. Your nails are dirty as well and puts you at risk for skin infection. Take OTC antihistamines to help with itch symptoms if applicable and apply OTC hydrocortisone cream to areas that are affected to reduce symptoms. See primary doctor if bites look infected. ...Read more
Facial itch: Facial itch may be allergy. Step 1 is to buy a facial wash with minimal potential allergens such as vanicream soap, or cetaphil restoraderm wash (available at most walgreen's stores) and to avoid exposure to all make-up and fragranced products for at least 2 weeks. If your symptoms persist, see a dermatologist who could perform an allergy patch test for chemical sensitivity testing if needed. ...Read more
? allergies: This symptom could be related to allergies. Perhaps a trial of antihistamines would relieve the symptom. ...Read more
What kind of bite is this? I got bitten by something a week ago, it's not itchy, it has a dark spot in the middle and pinkish around, no symptoms.
Hard to say: There are so many different types of insect bites, that it is difficult to say, especially without seeing it. The only one I would worry about is a tick bite, especially if it was present for a long time. It is sometimes associated with Lyme disease. But symptoms would not show up for several weeks. If you have no other symptoms, I wouldn't worry about it. ...Read more
I an 27 years old and do not produce vaginal discharge, I have no problems with this nor any Itchy symptoms so why am I not producing if I should be?
I may have an infection. I'm not completely sure. I have some symptoms. Itchiness occurs and a fishy odor. When I wash the smell comes back. Is it one?
BV maybe: No way to know for sure unless you get tested, but it sounds like you may have bacterial vaginosis. See your dr. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have had severely inflamed and itchy palms for a week and they have what appears to look like welts. Just today these symptoms have began on soles.
Rash: Better get this checked by your doctor or a dermatologist. Without visual picture of this it is hard to help you ...Read more
What causes mild burning, sensitive, somewhat itchy clitorus? Feels irritated. Looks normal, no other symptoms. Happens on off few years. No sex 3yrs
Hi, recently I've been itchy all over my body, and feeling a burning sensation too. A few weeks ago I was inflamed all over with these symptoms but now?
Iv'e never heard of: That one. Early pregnancy sxs can include: lack of period, breast swelling ; tenderness with darkened areolas, fatigue, increased urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, increased sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, increased gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more
Usually, unrelated: Itching of the breast would not make it on my top 20 list of common breast cancer symptoms. The only time I have seen itching with breast cancer is related to paget's disease, which causes an eczema-like rash on the nipple, which can itch. I hope this helps. ...Read more