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Itchy Left Ribcage
I have a really persistent, uncomfortable feeling directly under both my breasts near my ribcage it feels itchy but only internally- no irritation or ?
Your symptoms are: highly atypical for a unifying diagnosis. Therefore it is impossible to provide a diagnosis over the internet. You need to be examined and perhaps have blood work performed to sort this out. Go to a health care provider for an evaluation. ...Read more
I have a bite on my ribcage. It's swollen to about the size of a dime, and the skin around it is red. There is a red dot in the middle. It's itchy and painful, and I'm kind of dizzy.
Abscess?: You need to have that looked at soon. ...Read more
I have an itchy feeling within the left side of my chest and pain but II don't exactly know where the pain, is occurring what should II do?
See your doctor: The symptoms you are describing could be a number of things but chest pain is one that needs further attention and evaluation by a doctor. An 'itchy feeling' with pain on only one side of the chest could be the initial symptoms of shingles(herpes zoster), and a red vesicular(pimple like)rash may or may not follow shortly. It is however impossible to be certain without going to see your doctor. ...Read more
I feel like something is crawling on top of my head sometimes it feels itchy but it only happens on the left side of my head what could it be?
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
Itchy back: From your description, is sounds like it may be a condition known as notalgia paresthetica. Also called brachioradial pruritus. See a dermatologist for this common disorder. ...Read more
I woke up with a red patch on my left side of face. Not itchy and not spreading. Have this before, it was gone after a day. What's it?
Good photo needed: Please submit a good quality photo through a HealthTap Virtual Consult. Impossible to say what it might be without being able to see it. ...Read more
I have this itchy spot on the left side of my clit. There is nothing there and it's been going on for over 6 weeks now. What could it be?
Possible yeast: Sometimes yeast on the outside of the vulva can cause itching. Sometimes there could be some exczema. You could try some over the counter anti-fungal cream, or you could also try some 1% Hydrocortisone just on that one spot. Don't do both at the same time, otherwise you won't know what caused the itch :-). ...Read more
My kid is 2.10years of age. A week back he said he was felling very itchy on his left butt and next day morning he had boils and now they are painful ?
Could be: A piece of jewelry allergy.Get a more detailed answer ›
My take is ...: While specific info to address your concern is not available within my reach - study, experience, search, etc., I would like to try my best to share my take as follows: The itchiness at specific site under specific circumstance as described indicated it results from your nerve system controlling sensation for that area being irritated right at that time on the course of sexual excitement. It may.. ...Read more
Here are some...: Personally I have never heard/read in my 47-yrs activity in urology, but I would still like to know more about what you complained, such as being new or lifelong, sporadic or constant, any related symptoms, using any agent for sex, etc. Besides, physical exam is essential. How to get all things done correctly? Follow instructions in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. ...Read more
Hi i have this small itchy bumps with white top on my left cheeks scattering all over my face 2 days now.
More details: Since only the left cheek is affected (or is the whole face involved?), I suspect that this may be from a sensitivity to sunlight. Have you recently introduced a new facial cosmetic which may lead to a photosensitive skin reaction after sun exposure? If both cheeks are involved, one needs to consider rosacea. You may well need to consult a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have one small red, itchy, bump next to my vaginal opening on the bottom left side. How worried should I be?
Small recurring itchy fluid filled lil bumps. Only happens on right or left side of abdomen. Itchy first few days. Takes a few weeks to disappear.
Contact dermatitis : Be your own detective. To find what contacts that part of the body. ...Read more
Many different thing: Just because it's not a STD does not mean that it's not another type of infection like yeast. It could be non STD related bacterial infection like bacterial vaginosis. Also noninfection inflammation like from lichen planus. It could be related to a soap/detergent/lotion you are using causing an irritant/chemical dermatitis. Hopefully your doctor is working with you to provide treatment options ...Read more
Could be a # of cau-:
1: skin irritation by something coming in contact with it;
2: some insect bite(s);
3: a local nerve being irritated, or from the spine itself;
4: A Metabolic cause, which can also same symptoms.
See your PCP to be examined and probably investigated.
Good Luck. ...Read more
Small isolated clusters of bumps on only left lower arm. Not itchy. some look like clear bubbles.
Exam needed: This may have to be examined by your dermatologist. A possible diagnosis is shingles. ...Read more
Small itchy bums on my upper left arm I woke up with them it feels like tiny bites but they are red too?
Rash: This rash would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment. ...Read more