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Itchy Rashes That Come And Go
Narrow it down: I want to help but this description could include several chapters in a dermatology text book. A photo or visit to the doctor can help narrow it down. Answers to questions like timing, duration, shape of the lesions, flat or raised, scaly or greasy, tenderness, medications are some of the clues that can provide clues. ...Read more
I have these bumpy itchy rashes all over my body, especially during evenings. Not done anything different from routine. Pls help and suggest?
Rash: A physical examination is key to determining the cause of a rash, see a physician when the rash is present. ...Read more
Rashes: Most allergic rashes are itchy however, not all itchy rashes are allergic. A good example is scabies that is cause by an arthroppod (insect) that tunnels beneath the skin. Ask your primary care provider to evaluate the rash first, seek a dermatologists opinion if the pcp can not determine the cause. ...Read more
What are these very small, short lived rashes? I am a male, 23 years old, and I have been getting these random red marks that look like itchy rashes.
I keep getting rashes everytime I go to the country (my whole family does)! This itchy rash also prevents me from sleep at night! What to do?
If this happens when you are in the countryside, you are likely allergic to something outdoors or even to the sun.
I would suggest that you consult a dermatologist to find out the cause. Certainly poison oak/poison ivy is a factor to be considered especially since its resin on contaminated articles may remain potent for months. ...Read more
I am getting itchy rashes roundy kinda on my things. Can I know what I have to use to get rid off those.!
I have had itchy rashes all over my body for 4 years. Grows worse after cosmetic use and ovulation. What is this?
Hi I have got red itchy rashes on my skin which turns dry when I scratch. Wat can be the cause? I recently moved to Australia can that affect?
Maybe: Moving to a new location, at times may affect your skin, several reasons can play a role, the weather, the relative humidity, possibly allergens in the area, or just may be the anxiety of adjusting to a new place, it can also be unrelated to moving. Skin care can help till you get to see your doctor or a dermatologist, warm bath, moisturizers, avoid dehydration, OTC antihistamine & anti itch cream ...Read more
Not sure: This is the type of question which cannot be answered easily without seeing the rash. Suggest you show this to a doctor. ...Read more
2y/o having itchy rashes all over the body. Rashes disappeared yestrday and came back this morning. Could this be due to food allergy?
Yes.: Food sensitivities are closely related to skin rashes in children and aduls. An itchy rash suggests allergic rash or dermatitis, or eczema tours rash. A hydration with lotions and steroid creams will alleviate the symptoms. But if the symptoms are ongoing I suggest having your child tested for food sensitivities and trying some diet elimination trials. ...Read more
We have moved to houston, katy a week ago. My son and I were having unbearable itchy rashes? What is the reason? Looks like hives, sores, . ...
Woke up with red itchy rashes on my sides and the red rashes are spreading. I'm putting cream on it takes away itching but is still red and spreading.
Doc prescribed me with co amoxiclav 625 and I got itchy rashes since I took this. Hv stop taking it fr 2 days but it still persist. Could it be related?
See primary MD: Why not talk to your primary care physician. Most times they can tell what it is or they can obtain a culture to get a diagnosis when the rash is present. If they cannot treat the problem they can refer you to the appropriate sub-specialist. ...Read more
I was told I was allergic to dairy years ago and when I ate cheese and icecream I would break out in itchy rashes which would go away after a couple days. I recently was diagnosed with crohns and have not gad any dairy in the last 3 months but seem to s
Cut off: Theresa you were cut off so I don't know your Q. Cow's milk allergy triggers (among other sx) an immediate, itchy welts (hives) that last minutes to hours, but not days. It seems you had reintroduced cow's milk. Not aware of relation to Crohn's/IBD. Other food allergies can be related, tho (food induced protocolitis-but this is blood in stool of babies). Resubmit w more detail. ...Read more
Can chronic fatigue cause abnormal gait (weak legs), low grade fevers, itchy rashes on upper chest and back, and patches of goose bumps come and go?
I get red itchy rashes randomly on the inside of my elbows or knees about once a month. It usually goes away in about 10 mins. Should I worry? Does this indicate a larger problem? I do not have any known allergies
Unlikely: If the rash goes away by itself in 10 mins, I can't think of a serious illness causing this phenomenon. ...Read more
I have got very itchy rashes on my legs after shaving. They has not disappeared yet even today is the third day. Should I go to meet a doctor?
See below: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more
My baby has red, itchy rashes only on her cheeks that comes and goes. Her doctor said It is caused by her saliva. Would it be eczema?
I wake with itchy rashes on my throat/neck the last month that usually go away. Now I wake with itchy puffy eyes that stay irritated all day. Any advi?
Dust allergies: Fairly common symptoms for dust allergies. Builds up as you sleep. They are worse in the morning. Pollen allergies are worse as the day goes on. Allergies cause itching ; tearing. Over-the-counter allergy medicine ; eyedrops help relieve it. Zaditor (ketotifen) is a good eye drop for allergies. You can also take over the counter medicine like loratidine in the morning or zyrtec before bed. ...Read more
I have intense itchy rashes on my thighs, arms, chest, stomach and hands this has been going on for a month or so?
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Hello doc. I have develop few purplish to dark red itchy rashes on my scrotum. These becomes severe itchy when I work out or on sweating. I get good results on washing with Hydrogen Peroxide. But they donot go away completely. I am 32.
May be fungal/yeast: Infection on the skin of the scrotum. The groin area is a common place that fungal infections occur. The fungus tends to grow well on areas that are warm and moist, and often itch worse when the area become more warm and moist (eg. When working out and/or sweating). Try using an OTC treatment for jock itch, if not helpful, may need prescription. Consider in-box consult on HealthTap for Rx. ...Read more
Please have this: Medically evaluated. It sounds like you have an infection. ...Read more
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