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Itchy Chest And Neck
Child had low fever yesterday and woke up itchy all over chest and neck area and has very puffy eyelids also has minor congestion no other symptoms?
Rash: Not enough information to go by. Please have his primary care evaluate him. ...Read more
Many possibilities: 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
I get really itchy welts on my chest, forearms, neck and even my head where hair grows. I thought it could be scabies and I've used perthrim cream whi?
Scabies unlikely.: But it is a reason to have things evaluated. Mostly, reaction to a chemical exposure with/without sunlight sensitization effects. Can progress to a second degree burn or infection if the skin breaks open. But, if it is an allergic reaction to a medication, that needs to be fixed. And if it is sensitive skin, (mastocytosis) that needs to be fixed. And there's good treatment for it. ...Read more
5 weeks after giving birth. Have itchy neck, chest and arms. Had hypothyrodism during pregnancy and still taking thyroid medication. Could it be that?
Itchy chest: It could be a new cream that you may be using or a new detergent that you are using that is on the baby's clothes that you get exposed to when holding the child. Did you change your soap or any new cosmetics? These are just the few things I think about. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more
Rash with itchy hives on neck, chest, stomach and arms. I've been around mold and mildew. Can that make me break out like this?
I've had a sore throat, faint itchy rash on neck/chest and bloodshot eyes for 4 days. Temp in 99 range and tired. Should I see a doctor or just a viru?
After 7-10 days: It looks like you have a cold but if this lasts more than 10 days or is getting worse, then you should see your doctor. ...Read more
I have red itchy spots on neck & chest Sore throat, horrible taste in mouth, nausea, headache & fever what could it be?
? Scarlet Fever?: Symptoms of sore throat, fever, nausea and rash can be due to Scarlet Fever which is a rash that accompanies a strep throat. The reddish rash starts on the head and neck and spreads to the body and extremities. The treatment is penicillin or other antibiotics. It's important to see a physician to see if you need antibiotics ...Read more
My neck and chest area get very red and itchy during evening only and it gets hot. And after my bbody is cold it disappears.
Ur seeing arteriolar: Response: Arterioles control blood flow to capillaris, body wide. More blood into capillaries of skin ↑es pink-to-red color of skin (skin actually yellow due to proteins). Intense enough capillary flow increase also tends to result in various "itchy" sensations, as in sun burn, niacin or post menopausal flushing responses. When we feel hot, brain ↑es blood flow to skin to release heat/cool off. ...Read more
Son has blotchy patches on chest, sides, neck, and shoulders. Slightly raised, not itchy. Has had 1 yr.?
My shoulder around neck, also below front neck, down to 3 inches above chest itchy a lot. Am I using improper soup (dove) or is it symptom of uk sickness?
Check it out: Your doc may want to order lab or get a biopsy of the area ...Read more
Rash on Chest: Read this article first that describes common causes and treatments of rashes: http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tc/rash-age-12-and-older-topic-overview. Without further history, it is hard to pinpoint the cause. Some viral illnesses as well as common eczema and allergies can be the underlying cause. I would make an appointment with a dermatologist and get a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
I have tan spots on my upper back they're not itchy and they don't hurt but they're starting to spread to my neck and my chest any idea what it is?
ACNE?: Most likely. Can be embarrassing at any age. Get your parents to take you to a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment ...Read more
A 50 year old woman has recently got redness around her neck area down to upper chest, that's itchy and burns, and has been for 2 weeks. What is this?
Ck with pcp: If localized on one side, seek treatment at once. ...Read more
I have these dry, non itchy dark patches on my arms, neck and chest area. I've been on this condition for more than a year now?
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. 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
Caucasian xx. Light brown spots on chest and shoulders, irregular, itchy from water or sweat. Had them 20 years. Now on my back and neck. Otc trtmts?
Spots for 20y: After 20 years, you want to treat them? You need a diagnosis first. Go see a dermatologist to see what you have! ...Read more
I have this itchy small bumps that come and go usually on my neck, face and chest that won't last for really long mostly one at a time. What can it be?
Pencil-like red dots, cluster of 2 -4 appear then disappear in an hr. Cause itchiness and rash which then disappears. Have it a week now, neck, chest?
Skin problem. Feeling itchy on the top half of the back with red/dark brownish spot, back of neck n chest.
Can't diagnose: Based on the information provided. Recommend an in-person evaluation so that this can visualized. A medical history is important and some times labs or even a biopsy may be needed for accurate assessment. Take care. ...Read more
Whenever I get nervous embarrassed or stressed my neck back and chest and occasionally face get red blotchy and extremely itchy. How to stop it?
Cholinergic variant?: In rosacea, the skin, especially that on the face, gets red when any rise in core body temperature (heat, stress etc) however itching is not expected. Another condition known as cholinergic hives in which a person gets small itchy bumps plus redness with stress. This can usually be controlled by taking an antihistamine preferably prior to stressful situation as well as after. ...Read more
I have small red dots that are itchy all spread about on my stomach, chest, neck and a couple on my back. It doesn't hurt, just itchy like a bite.?
I've had a cold since friday and yesterday I noticed a rash developing on my face, neck, and chest. My face is itchy when touched. What could it be?
Viral: Many viruses that cause upper respiratory infections can also cause rashes. This is a possibility, but the rash would need to be seen by a provider for a definite diagnosis. ...Read more
I have a horrible rash on my neck and chest it's painful and itchy I have had it for a week and nothing I do is getting rid of it...What could it be?
Hard to say: Difficult to say without seeing it. I would be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
I have itchy red pimple-like bumps that itch mostly at night and early morning and their only on my chest and theirs only a little, and on my neck too?
Hot and bothered!: Are you wearing new, unwashed pajamas. Many times new clothes are treated with chemicals that are skin irritants. The fact that you are breaking out at night and early morning maskesme suspect the clothes. Another possibility is that of a heat rash. If you are sleeping with heavy blankets or your room is hot cool things down a bit. ...Read more
I have a prickly red rash on my shoulders, chest and neck. Its mostly itchy on my neck, I've had it for about 2-3days now. What is it and how to treat?
Red rash: Many possibilities for rash as you describe. If possible see your doctor for diagnosis and for any treatment you need. If you do not have a doctor then go to walk in clinic. Depending on the cause of the rash, you may be contageous. ...Read more
Rash: Rashes are hard to diagnose sometimes when you are looking at them. Impossible to diagnose without even seeing them. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Rash-like, itchy, lumps/bumps. Mainly on back and neck. Starting to itch and rash on chest. Armpits itchy.
Allergic reaction: The severity of allergies varies and can range from minor irritation to anaphylaxis (shock) — a potentially life-threatening emergency. If your symptoms after starting a new medication, call the doctor who prescribed it immediately. If you are developing a breathing problems call 911. ...Read more
I have a non itchy rash on my left arm and chest that spread to my neck and back over night. What could it be?
Many causes: If it lasts for less than a couple of weeks, then I won't pay much attention to it. But if it gets painful, it may be from shingles and you need to see your doctor ASAP to get started on an anti-viral drug to reduce potential complications. Suspect shingles if the rash does not extend beyond the mid-line of the body. ...Read more
My 23 weeks old has dry itchy patches on her face, chest, belly, neck, elbows and back. Any topical meds I can rub on those areas?
Face rashes: Rashes are very common in infants, who have very sensitive skin. Using a hypoallergenic washes and moisturizers such as Cetaphil or Aquaphor will keep the skin healthy are more resistant to rashes. Avoid using baby wipes on the face as well, as most contain alcohol and can be abrasive. It is likely that your baby has your hypersensitivities and will be prone to eczema like rashes. ...Read more
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