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A 50 year old woman has recently got redness around her neck area down to upper chest, thats 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
My face is sunburned. It is really dry and I can see the dry skin. It is also really tight, itchy and burning. What should I do? Can I apply aloe?
Sunburn: Yes. https://www.aad.org/public/kids/skin/skin-cancer/treating-sunburnGet a more detailed answer ›
I have been used benzoyl perpxide on small area of my face after 1 day its become itchy , redness and feeling like burning what can ido am travling ?
Allergic reaction: I would stop using the benzoyl peroxide for a few days and only wash with a gentle soap. When you re-apply it, use small amounts and be sure to moisturize with a lightweight cream that will not clog your pores. If this doesn't help, see your doctor when you return home for better alternative. ...Read more
Bumps on hands: itchy sometimes, other times not. Bumps are skin coloured--no redness. The itch is almost a burning sensation.
Palm side of hand?: These could be the tiny sweat glands that become swollen. This usually comes and goes. Very annoying. ...Read more
I have an itchy vagina or shall i say a vaginal itch. What shall I do to stop the itching, burning and redness?
Yeast: Vaginal itching without discharge can indicate infections like yeast or stis like herpes. It can indicate an allergic reaction to household products like certain soaps and laundry detergents. There are also some skin conditions liked lichen sclerosis which can cause vaginal itching. Start with an over the counter yeast cream. If not improving schedule a visit. ...Read more
"Raw" spot with redness around it on my breast. It's a little itchy. Almost looks like a burn or somehow the spot was rubbed raw? As far as I know it
Infection?: You may have an infection of some type, possibly fungal or bacterial but what you're describing sounds like a tinea corporis type of ring especially if it's red all around and there may be a small area in the center which is clear and it's itchy. An exam would definitely tell the doctor what it is and how to fix it. If you'd like to chat more about it write me: www.healthtap.com/dr-drsaghafi ...Read more
Itchiness around the vagina and minor labia. redness on the minor labia and a tiny spot, and it burns, what could it be?
Labial redness: Vaginal itching can be due to a yeast infection, irritation from feminine products or from tight clothing, esp. synthetics. A tiny spot that burns may be something different. A spot with a yellow-white base that is very painful can be an active herpes lesion. Those need to be tested immediately to confirm diagnosis. It's safe to try an OTC yeast cream. If no change, a doctor can check. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bumps on back of hands and fingers. Itchy sometimes, other times not. Bumps are skin coloured--no redness. The itch is almost a burning sensation.
Dishydrotic eczema?: Eczema on the fingers and hands doesn't have to look like the dry, crackly surface skin texture of eczema elsewhere. Fingers can have itchy flesh-colored bumps, called dishydrotic eczema or dishydrosis. The treatment is as in eczema, with hydrocortisone cream or other steroid creams; and if the rash worsens or isn't better soon, one should see a primary care doctor or dermatologist for evaluation. ...Read more