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Itchy Sin No Rash
Dry skin: Dry skin is the most common cause of itching. A mild allergy to the chemicals in soaps, lotions, detergents, fabric softeners can also cause itching. Try Sarna Lotion to the itchy areas, and unscented soap, such as Aveeno, (oatmeal) or Vanicream. If still itchy, a Dermatologist can look for other causes of itching. ...Read more
Itching: have you used any soaps, lotions, lubricants recently? Itchy skin is usually inflamed, and this part of the body is sensitive to things like this. Without rash, I'd assume this is pretty benign. You can use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream for itching. Your doctor can make some more aggressive recommendations for you if that doesn't help. ...Read more
Some thoughts...: Without a picture it's very difficult to diagnose a skin condition, and what you're describing can have many different causes. It could be a mild eczema, a fungal infection, a viral exanthem, a reaction to something you've come in contact with (a new perfume, lotion, soap), bug bites... It's a long list. If otc Hydrocortisone or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) isn't helping, make sure to check in with your doc! ...Read more
Itching: Lots of possibilities. Dry heat is one. Side-effect of med,, low B 12, skin disorder are others. Please see your doc to be sure. If low B 12 please choose sublingual tabs rather than capsules so you will absorb better. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Itching penis: Pubic lice, folliculitis, viral infections such as genital herpes, fungal infections with candida, genital warts, scabies, allergic reactions and STDs all can cause itching. Itching can be the first sign of these problems. Watch closely for a rash, bumps or patchy area on your penis. If the symptom persists and or if a rash, bump or other lesion develops see your doctor. ...Read more
About a thousand thi: See a dermatologist. Do not experiment with pills. This is often a sign of something you need to find and treat. Need complete history and exam, probably lab. Maybe xrays and maybe biopsies. Bring all meds and supplements or herbs. Bring copies of previous blood test an xrays. ...Read more
Body itchy not scabies/bedbugs, negative blood&skintest, contagious, red splotches with hotbath, any clue what it is? No allergies
Cholinergic Hives?: Cholinergic hives/urticaria is a hypersensitive response in the skin as a result of the body increasing in temperature (passively or actively), or the precipitating release of sweat.When an individual is exposed to a heat stimulus (typically in the form of physical exertion, high room temperature, or emotional responses), then the person may begin to feel an stinging or itching feeling on the body. ...Read more
Red rash around my vagina. No bumps, no specific sores, no blisters, no itchiness, just redness and a burn like feeling when there is friction.
Dry Skin: Generalized itching without primary skin rash most commonly caused by dry skin. Most severe during the winter months and in older people, characterized by itching in areas of dry, scaly skin. Lab work can check if there is an underlying cause: CBC/diff, liver/renal function tests, and thyroid workup. Treat with daily moisturzation and better skin hygiene. Non-sedating antihistamines for itch. ...Read more
Red itchy painful pubic hair follicles 2wks following yeast infection no fever no discharge just itchy & painful?
Contact dermatitis: Eczema in hands indicate contact dermatitis and eczema is also a rash . Eczematous rashes can be treated with emolient creams like fatty cream , steroid creams and avoiding the precipitating factor. http://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/hand-dermatitis/ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Penis scrotum inner thigh red. Derm said not fungal. Gave me vytone kinda worked.I have eczema. No more vytone. What is this? No itch no sore 1 pimple
It may be jock itch: ...even if the Derm didn't find fungus on a slide or culture. Because the fungus can hide in the hair follicles, it may take longer than 10-14 days to get rid of it. If you still have symptoms, ask your Derm for a refill of Vytone.. Fungi like heat & moisture, so keep the affected area clean and DRY, apply anti-fungal powder after bathing & wear cotton boxer shorts. Good luck! ...Read more