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Itchy Round Rash
How can I cure this red, itchy round rash on both sides of my hips? Im a builder so i work outside in the cold a lot and wear thermal trousers
Rash on hips: Eczema is commonly seen on hips particularly in cold weather. Eczema is red/pink and scaly and can be very itchy. If eczema is mild, moisturizers like petroleum jelly or a fragrance-free dye-free cream 2-3 times a day may help. Over the counter cortisone creams may help as well, however, you have to make sure it is not something like a fungal infection that can look very similar to eczema. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would cause a round scaly itchy rash that spreads to other members of the home even after using antifungal which makes the itching worse. I've tried different product's. Muciprocion, anti fungal, my child was on keflex and then switched to septra thi
Not antifungal: Mupirocin, keflex and septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) aren't antifungals, those are antibiotics, topical and systemic. Miconazole cream though is the antifungal, it's OTC, needs at least 2 weeks of application, but you ultimately want to see your doctor, it might not be ring worm to start with, also if you have a pet at home, it needs to be taken care of, wish you all wellness. ...Read more
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
I have noticed small pinkish round rashes in my labia in a cluster and they are not itchy and painful. What could be the problem?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This could be many different things. ...Read more
I've been getting Wierd small circular red rashes blotched around my body (mainly chest, back, and under upper arms) they are not itchy.
May be fungal like ringworm. You can try over the counter anti-fungal medications. or may be eczema due to dry skin or food /environmental allergies or granuloma annulare which needs steroids, sometimes you can first layer the antifungal and then on top the steroid cream or get a cream that contains both by prescription f/u /w/doc
see http://www.cdc.gov/fungal/diseases/ringworm/treatment.html ...Read more
Dry, itchy white circular rashes on the arms and feet. Treated with lotromin and tinactin (tolnaftate) for a few weeks each and no improvment.
Male 24. Have circular red rashes on inner thighs beside testicles. Feel heat, burning & itchiness. Painful, have to walk with legs apart. Help please?
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?
Have a rash since last july. It started near my ankles and has worked its way up to my thighs. It is non itchy, flat and circular in shape?
Pictures : Healthtap visit with pictures or see a doctor in person this would be required to diagnose a rash ...Read more
I have a rash that is brused and itchy and round very red and now purple inside rash what could it be?
Anything is possible:
Go see your dr just to be sure it's not related to an insect/tick bite.
You may need antibiotics if the redness and swelling worsen.
Could just be a benign allergy to something you got in contact with or a simple bruise.
In the meantime try applying warm packs, over the counter Hydrocortisone and neosporin cream (neomycin and polymyxin b).
Take care. ...Read more
I have a red itchy underarm rash for about 2 months. It's is getting worse and seems to be spreading in an ever largening circular pattern.?
Get it examined.: This needs to be examined. See your doctor. ...Read more
Hi, I have a rash that apearred on both side of my hips, around my underwear elastic line, I've had it for about a year, round, red and itchy?
You very well may be reacting to the laundry soap concentrated in the underwear elastic band. It may be nice to rewash all clothes like this in just water without laundry detergent an then letting your skin recover.
If you are reacting to the elastic you may need a different type of underwear.
A good skin doctor can help you sort all of this out. ...Read more
I have itchy anus, i put goldbund talc and , zincoxide oint, the itch is less notable, should I keep doing it? Theres rash, a open circular cut.
Anal issues: Sounds like you have an anal laceration or possible fissure, which should really be looked at and evaluated by a dr, (best a colo-rectal or GI doctor), so the best treatment can be started, good luck. ...Read more
Extreemly itchy, circular, raised, bumpy, w/some white spots, burning, recurring rash, lasts about 1-2wks, hv hd 6times, alwys n the exact same spot!?
Bed bug bites may
have no sx's/signs except for 2 small skin puncture points. A reaction may show from an hr to several days later. It can cause itchy, pink, swollen, lesions w clear center. If hypersensitive blisters may occur. Telltale sign is linear track of lesions from sequential feedings – doesn't always occur. Bites are in areas exposed while sleeping-arms, shoulders, neck ; legs. ...Read more