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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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Round raised at the sides and flat in the centre itchy rash that comes and goes after a few hours. Spreads pretty quick if scratched?

Round raised at the sides and flat in the centre itchy rash that comes and goes after a few hours. Spreads pretty quick if scratched?

Hives?: These appear to be hives (urticaria). Try antihistamine up to 4x daily to see if it helps. If they are intolerable or linger on beyond 6 weeks, consult an allergist. ...Read more

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My skin has broken out in heat rashes and similar itchy bumps randomly. What is the cause?

My skin has broken out in heat rashes and similar itchy bumps randomly.  What is the cause?

Rash: Sounds like an urticarial rash. Hives are a red, rasied, scattered and intensely itchy rash resembling mosquito bites. Treatment is to remove the inciting agent, and to use topical anti-itch and oral non-sedating antihistamines. ...Read more

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First noticed a localized non-itchy rash or bumps in between thighs that spread. Every other day, more appeared in different parts except my face.?

First noticed a localized non-itchy rash or bumps in between thighs that spread. Every other day, more appeared in different parts except my face.?

See below: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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Itchy rash that comes and goes all day long. Different spots all the time. They look like goosebumps.What is it? My dr. said sand mites.

Itchy rash that comes and goes all day long. Different spots all the time. They look like goosebumps.What is it? My dr. said sand mites.

Uncertain: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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I have a red itchy rash on my bikini line as well as on the sides of my anus hole. The itchyness comes and goes, there are no blisters just red dots?

I have a red itchy rash on my bikini line as well as on the sides of my anus hole. The itchyness comes and goes, there are no blisters just red dots?

Shaving ?: If you are shaving these areas it may be due to that. If using other means of hair removal, same answer. See your dermatologist for this. Likely some kind of dermatitis, but you need accurate diagnosis to get proper treatment. ...Read more

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I've gotten this weird rash that came out of the blue and my whole body is covered in these spots that don't itch, burn, or protrude. What is it?

I've gotten this weird rash that came out of the blue and my whole body is covered in these spots that don't itch, burn, or protrude. What is it?

Get eval: 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 son has a rash that has not have welts or bumps, itches, burns and the ras is inside of the skin. Wat kind of rash is this? No bumps welts, burning, breaks in and out of the rash, and itches

My son has a rash that has not have welts or bumps, itches, burns and the ras is inside of the skin. Wat kind of rash is this? No bumps welts, burning, breaks in and out of the rash, and itches

Hypersensitivity : Hypersensitivity (also called hypersensitivity reaction) refers to undesirable reactions produced by the normal immune system, including allergies and autoimmunity. These reactions may be damaging, uncomfortable, or occasionally fatal. Hypersensitivity reactions require a pre-sensitized (immune) state of the host. Causes include foods, meds, infections, systemic diseases and others. ...Read more

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My son has a rash that has not have welts or bumps, itches, burns and the ras is inside of the skin. Wat kind of rash is this? No bumps welts, burning, breaks in and out of the rash, and itches

My son has a rash that has not have welts or bumps, itches, burns and the ras is inside of the skin. Wat kind of rash is this? No bumps welts, burning, breaks in and out of the rash, and itches

An : An itchy rash with raised red bumps can be caused by many, many things such as: -food or drug allergy -viral infections such as fifths disease, roseola, ebv, CMV just to name a few -insect bites such as fleas or scabies -bacterial infection such as scarlet fever (caused by strep) -medication reaction or it can be seen in very rare things such as: -measles -toxic shock syndrome -kawasaki disease -meningitis -stevens-johnson syndrome -rocky mountain spotted fever disease the list goes on and on. The best thing to do is to call your child's doctor. They may want to take a look to see what it may be. Odds are that if your child does not have a fever or is not acting sick, then it's probably nothing serious. ...Read more

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I have this rash on either side of chin, red and splotchy, it gets little tiny pimples that have fluid in them, it's not itchy. Perioral dermatitis?

I have this rash on either side of chin, red and splotchy,  it gets little tiny pimples that have fluid in them, it's not itchy. Perioral dermatitis?

Uncertain: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more

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The doctor afirm , that the rash in my genital area is a fungus but, im confuse, the rash is like a lot of red little circules around genital and anus?

Dr. John Chiu Dr. Chiu
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The doctor afirm , that the rash in my genital area is a fungus but, im confuse, the rash is like a lot of red little circules around genital and anus?

Ring worm?: They are likely caused by trichophyton type of fungus and not monilial. I must say that the location is unusual for trichophyton. Need to see dermatologist if anti-fungal treatment failed or scraping the the lesions did not show the presence of fungus. ...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