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Been getting a patch of itchy red rashes , they get inflamed then slowly fade away then reappears it happens only on certain parts of my body?

Been getting a patch of itchy red rashes , they get inflamed then slowly fade away then reappears it happens only on certain parts of my body?

Consultation: With a dermatologist is appropriate. Fading rashes may be allergic, viral or vascular in nature. Best to have someone take a look. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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I am asthematic. I keep getting itchy dry rashes all over body mostly due to heat. A circular patch appears which gets darker and than dis appears.?

I am asthematic. I keep getting itchy dry rashes all over body mostly due to heat. A circular patch appears which gets darker and than dis appears.?

Eczema: It may be eczema which is a dry skin condition that could be caused by allergies. Indoor dry heat could aggravate eczema. If you are asthmatic then you are more prone to developing eczema. Treatment includes moisturizers, antihistamines and steroid creams. Humidifiers can be helpful during the heating season. ...Read more

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Why had itchy skin rashes at age of 50.

Itchy rash: At 50, your skin may be more dry than when you were younger, use moisturizers daily and if the symptoms continue, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a vagina problem. My vagina is very itchy, have rashes. What medicine should I use?

I have a vagina problem. My vagina is very itchy, have rashes. What medicine should I use?

Not enough info: Vaginal itch and rash can be caused by yeast infection, eczema, bacterial infection, other skin issues, etc. Therefore, cannot tell you what medicine to use. You should see your primary care doctor or gynecologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I had itchiness and rashes on my buttocks area that left skin pigmentation and now it's spreading to my back, both the rash & the itch. What can I do?

I had itchiness and rashes on my buttocks area that left skin pigmentation and now it's spreading to my back, both the rash & the itch. What can I do?

Rash: The rash you describe may not necessarily be related to your other complaints, each one can be dealt with individually based on symptom control. The rash sounds like a fungal infection,need to be seen for a diagnosis, it's localization could be a drug reaction but unlikely to loratadine. Flatulence could be diet related. A visit to you PCP is required, for best care resolve issues promptly ...Read more

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Is allergy an inborn condition?I never had an unpleasant skin allergy(very itchy skin rashes) before until I turned 21.

Is allergy an inborn condition?I never had an unpleasant skin allergy(very itchy skin rashes) before until I turned 21.

Yes and no: While you may be born with a propensity toward developing allergies genetically, you actually have to be exposed to an allergen before you become allergic to it. It could happen the first time you are exposed or the hundredth. I, like you, did not start having hayfever symptoms until I was in my 20's. Yet every fall when ragweed is out, symptoms start unless I take my meds during that time of year ...Read more

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Almost a year ago. I got these 2 itchy red rashes on the back of my legs. My doctor said it could be from stress. What could be the cause of it?

Almost a year ago. I got these 2 itchy red rashes on the back of my legs. My doctor said it could be from stress. What could be the cause of it?

RED ITCHY RASHES: SORRY, STRESS WILL NOT CAUSE THESE. THINK OF INSECT BITES, MEDICATIONS, POISON IVY, ETC DO YOU HAVE A CAT OR A DOG? HOW LONG HAVE THEY BEEN THERE? ...Read more

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I have noticed 2 small itchy bumpy rashes (not red) on my left & one on my right hand. And several goosebump like patches on my left forearm. Worried.

I have noticed 2 small itchy bumpy rashes (not red) on my left & one on my right hand. And several goosebump like patches on my left forearm. Worried.

Allergic reaction: You can try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to see if it helps. If no improvement in a couple of days, end us a picture on a virtual consult to help us make a more specific diagnosis. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have eczema, psoriasis or dermatitis? I have had itchy, scaley rashes around my nose, chin, buttocks and even groin. Help!

How do I know if I have eczema, psoriasis or dermatitis?  I have had itchy, scaley rashes around my nose, chin, buttocks and even groin.  Help!

A dermatologist: Well indeed some of these diseases have overlapping symptoms. I suggest you see a dermatologist and they should be able to guide you and give you a proper dermatologist. If in doubt, a skin biopsy can confirm it, but it is rarely required. ...Read more

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Stomach pain, acid stomach, brown and red itchy skin rashes, everytime i eat something with acid it will bother me at night during my sleep. Help!

See your doctor: It looks like you have 2 problems, stomach pain and skin rashes. You might have acid reflux / gastritis or peptic ulcer diseases. You can try otc antacid or acid reduction meds like zantac (ranitidine) in the meantime but you need to be seen and evaluated to have it treated correctly. Also it's almost impossible to know what your skin rashes might be if we don't see it. Your local doctor can help. ...Read more

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I have itchy skin rashes over my thighs, legs, arms, and elbows, ever since i took paracetamol-codeine tablets. What can I use for this intense itch ?

I have itchy skin rashes over my thighs, legs, arms, and elbows, ever since i took paracetamol-codeine tablets. What can I use for this intense itch ?

Allergy: Sound like a reaction to the medication. Itching can usually be helped with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) otc. Just follow the directions on the package. You should also call the doc who gave you the medicine to let them know your symptoms. ...Read more

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Itchy anal rash?

See a Doctor: See the doctor for a complete evaluation since this could be an infectious process or a fissure or hemorrhoid. ...Read more

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How can you stop an itchy allergic rash?

Itchy rash: Depending on the cause, several treatments are available, you need to be properly diagnosed first, see a dermatologist or allergist. ...Read more

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Have itchy pitaryasis rash. Itch driving me nuts. What to use to stop itch.?

Have itchy pitaryasis rash.  Itch driving me nuts.  What to use to stop itch.?

Itch B Gone: Try over-the-counter antihistamines like loratadine, cetirizine, generic benadryl, (diphenhydramine) chlorphenarimine. Oatmeal baths [put oatmeal in old sock, knot the end for cheap oatmeal sachet. Don't forget to empty your sock before you put it in wash though!]. Steroid creams: otc Hydrocortisone 1%, prescription steroid cream from your doc. Otc pramoxine gel too. Avoid hot showers. Good luck! ...Read more

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I had an itchy dry rash on the inside of my elbows for 3 weeks. What could be the causes?

I had an itchy dry rash on the inside of my elbows for 3 weeks. What could be the causes?

Probably eczema: This is the classic description of atopic (allergic) eczema. It usually occurs in people with history of allergies, and is made worse by exposure to allergens, scratching the skin, and loss of skin moisture. Treatment is to apply moisturizers liberally, prevent further drying from soaps, etc, and stop scratching. Steroid creams from your doctor can help, too. See your doctor for more info. ...Read more

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I need advice on what to do with this itchy spreading rash?

I need advice on what to do with this itchy spreading rash?

Rash: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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My whole body is right itchy no rash and I don't recall eating anything that I haven't eaten before what could it be caused from what can I do?

My whole body is right itchy no rash and I don't recall eating anything that I haven't eaten before what could it be caused from what can I do?

Itchiness: There are many causes of itching, the most common of which is dry skin. Before consulting a dermatologist, try using a moisturizing lotion for 2 weeks. ...Read more

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Could my itchy red rash be psoriasis?

Could my itchy red rash be psoriasis?

Maybe: To properly diagnose psoriasis form such a limited desciptin you need to see a dermatologist ot confirm diagnosis and discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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What causes small red itchy bump rash?

What causes small red itchy bump rash?

Rash: Several causes can trigger your rash, you need to have examined by a doctor for a proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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What causes a itchy bumpy rash on your earlobe?

Rash: I would suspect an allergic reaction first. Earrings, creams, ear drops would be the first things that i would think of as the most likely cause. ...Read more

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I have itchy red rash at different parts of body, remedy?

I have itchy red rash at different parts of body, remedy?

Depends on the cause: Heel pain is most often caused by plantar fasciitis, a condition that is sometimes also called heel spur syndrome when a spur is present. Heel pain may also be due to other causes, such as, infection, tendonitis, arthritis, stress fracture, nerve irritation, retained foreign body, bone tumor, or a cyst. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Symptoms- worried about this new itchy bumpy rash up and down my leg, what is it?

Symptoms- worried about this new itchy bumpy rash up and down my leg, what is it?

Be seen: Rashes cannot be properly diagnosed without being seen. Itchy leg rash could be shaving reaction, could be viral, could be poison ivy or contact dermatitis. Make an appointment ...Read more

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I have an itchy, bumpy rash breaking out on random spots on my body. What could it be?

I have an itchy, bumpy rash breaking out on random spots on my body. What could it be?

Can't say.: This rash needs to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Any time I am outside even when i wear sunblock i break out in a itchy red rash. What could be wrong?

Any time I am outside even when i wear sunblock i break out in a itchy red rash. What could be wrong?

Allergic to sunblock: Certain ingredients in some sunblock can sensitize the skin after being activated by sun exposure. This appears to be ironic . Try avoiding sunblock with paba and see if this helps your problem. Otherwise you will have to experiment with sunblock with different ingredients. As a last resort, using sunblock containing only zinc or titanium oxide. ...Read more

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I have a light, itchy, dry rash on my fourhead. It's just randomly came up yesterday. How do I get rid of it?

I have a light, itchy, dry rash on my fourhead. It's just randomly came up yesterday. How do I get rid of it?

Multiple causes: contact dermatitis-? strong soap use coconut oil or mild corticosteroid cream see a doctor if needed ...Read more

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I develop skin itchiness and rash during the day. I take an anthistaminic and it helps sometimes. What could it be?

I develop skin itchiness and rash during the day. I take an anthistaminic and it helps sometimes. What could it be?

Many things: If this is a problem that has been ongoing for more than 6 weeks, then you should seek the help of your local board certified allergist to help figure out what may be triggering your symptoms. ...Read more

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My son, reoccurring rash. Give antibiotics. Left and return a week later. Itchy bumpy rash. Going on for about 3 months, off and on. Help?!

Hard to assess: Rashes are so difficult to assess on line. I don't know how old he is, but the number one thing that comes to mind is atopic dermatitis. That's fancy doctor talk for skin allergies. I'd try over the counter hydrocortisone cream, and see if you can figure out anything that might be irritating him. Decrease bathing to 1-2 a week and moisturize! Also need to very much consider scabies. Might treat? ...Read more

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Boyfriend has massive clump of red, itchy bumpy rash, turns white when pressed, bottom of back, size of fist, growing in size over past week ?

Boyfriend has massive clump of red, itchy bumpy rash, turns white when pressed, bottom of back, size of fist, growing in size over past week
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Size of fist: This needs prompt medical attention. If it just above the butt crack it may be a Pilonidal cyst or another type of fist. It may be infected. This may require surgical intervention. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itching (Definition)

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