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Itchy Tummy Symptoms
I have reddish blotches on my abdomen and under breasts. No longer itchy, and no other symptoms whatsoever. Hives? How long do they last?
Hives / Urticaria: It's impossible to diagnose a rash from a short description. Hives generally itch quite a bit, and they are raised like mosquito bites, so you can feel definite bumps when you rub the skin. Under the breasts, it may be more likely to be a heat rash or mild Candida. Those rashes aren't always itchy. If it was previously itchy and IS hives, it resolves in a few hours and the skin looks perfect. ...Read more
Symptoms include dull, on/off pain in my LL abdomen, sharp pain in LR abdomen, blood from vagina, itchy vagina and anal, which is causing pain at sex.
LA pain: Your complaints are general and you should have a complete PE to rule out GI and GU problem if negative; then you do have hormone imbalance symptomology if you have regular periods and BMI around 25 not overweight then you can be treated locally with estrogen cream or lubricant as Lavena or similar brand if available. Your co-morbility with DM , depression ND uri have to be in control first. ...Read more
What is up with these symptoms?
Headaches, abdominal pains, itchy anus and sesame seed looking things in stool? Parasites? Are my symptoms related?
Pin worm?: Pin worm infestation fits with most of the symptoms. A doctor can diagnose by examining anal area and prescribe effective treatment. You may have additional issues as well and should see your doctor. ...Read more
I'm a 36 year old woman with symptoms of swollen breast, itchy breast, swollen abdomen and I'm bloated with gas and back pain. What can this be?
Can mono cause high liver enzymes, itchy skin (no rash), gallbaldder thickening, pain in lower abdomen and upper lower back and anxiety?
This sysptoms started 2 months postpartum.
Partly: See your doctor for work up to get the exact answer. ...Read more
I have IBS and these symptoms: diahreea, pain in belly, pain in colon, itchy bottom.Did a colonoscopy more than a year ago, should I have another one?
Rome 3 criteria: Ibs is associated w/ abdominal discomfort, altered /alternating stool pattern, accompanying nausea, bloating, gasiness. Often improved by stooling, ibs is defined by changes in perception of gut distension, motility, sensation. Diet & emotional stress may be a factor. 1st rule out inflammation, ischemia, infection (as with colonoscopy), then ibs is diagnosed with "certainty" unless risks change. ...Read more
7 year old developed itchy rash first on back of neck later in day it spread to arms, stomach and legs no other symptoms, what is it and what to do?
Hard to say: If the rash is moving from a local to a general distribution it is unlikely a simple contact dermatitis like poison ivy. Generalized rashes can be secondary to an infection (virus or bacteria) a food reaction or bug bites. Without examining the rash it is hard to speculate on a cause or specific treatment. If it itches, Benadryl can be given for comfort. ...Read more
33 weeks pregnant, top of belly broke out in a very itchy red welt rash, allergy,or normal pregnancy symptom? I do not think it is PUPPP rash
Hard to say: Being pregnant does not protect you from getting a skin rash and in fact makes you more likely to get strange skin rash. It is however not normal. If it is a raised welt which goes away after a few hours, then consider taking an antihistamine. There is no way to tell at this time whether this is from an allergic reaction or not unless you have noted such an association (food , pet etc) ...Read more
Might be.....: the sensation of gas & fluids being moved through the intestines. Can't say with any certainty. ...Read more
I have dark brown areas on my head and tummy. Sometime they get crusty. Never itchy. do you know what causes this and how to cure it?
Unknown: From your description it is unclear. You neglected to mention how dark your complexion is. If you are scratching these areas a lot, this could cause darkening. This could also be a form of eczema. I would not try to lighten then per se but there are lighteners available See a derm doctor before trying to do this on your own. ...Read more
Many possibilities: Possibilities include a benign tumor, skin cancer, cyst or abscess, insect nite or foreign body reaction, localized infection, deep fungal or atypical mycobacterium infection. You should see a doctor or dermatologist for possible biopsy and proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
It needs to be seen: Dermatologic problems are best diagnosed and treated after seeing them. It would be best if you saw your pcp or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Itchy bumps on tummy that are pusy bumps that itch and bleed some bumps are black? ? What is this I was diagnosed with staph one time is it still ther
Yes: This inconsistent with a recurrent staph infection which a culture can confirm. If it is li tied ba troban can work. However if it is extensive an oral antibiotic is necessary. Preventive measures include antibacterial soap, vitamin c every day to help white blood cells, bovine colostrum, baths with dilute clorox 1 cup to a whole tub discuss with your doctor. ...Read more
Not sure if its eczema. But its itchy and gets dark on neck,tummy,back&ears. And it keeps coming back.. pls help?
Dermatology: you must be examined by a dermatoligt and treated based on evaluation. ...Read more
My son has a itchy rash that is hotto the touch on his ccheeks ears neck back and tummy. It came on suddenly, what could it be?
M.D. visit: There are a number of possible causes of his rash. The sudden nature without other symptoms makes a reaction or contact with a triggering agent more likely. If there is associated fever, cold symptoms, then viral and other infectious causes may be the reason for his symptoms. His age and immunization status is important information to provide as well. I would suggest a visit with your physician. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
In past couple of days, my skin has become very itchy. I'm itchy all over from my palms to scalp, back & tummy. No signs of bug bites.?
I've recently broke out in a pimply flesh coloured itchy rash on my forearms back neck thighs and tummy so you have any idea what it could be? Thankyo
I am getting these small red spots on my skin, tummy back amd arms. They are kind of itchy. Started with something that looked like rringworm.
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more