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I have these tiny bumps around my left ankle that are very itchy, after i shaved i noticed that part was irritated, now a few days later theyre bumps.

I have these tiny bumps around my left ankle that are very itchy, after i shaved i noticed that part was irritated, now a few days later theyre bumps.

Bumps on ankle: Several possibilities. You may have gotten some type of bites or slightly injured yourself shaving, and they are now getting infected. Try neosporin ointment twice per day, and watch for new bites. If you get worse or it does not clear up then see your doctor. ...Read more

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My left ankle has been very itchy. But I don't see any rash or bug bite there. What are some possible causes of this?

My left ankle has been very itchy. But I don't see any rash or bug bite there. What are some possible causes of this?

Itch: An itchy region without a rash may be caused by a patch of dry skin, slight irritability/inflammation of superficial nerves or a low grade allergic reaction or irritation from clothing or friction. Applying a cortisone type ointment to that itchy patch. ...Read more

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Little bumps suddenly pops up on my left leg and were really itchy the first day, now not so much but their still there. What could it be? Been inside

Little bumps suddenly pops up on my left leg and were really itchy the first day, now not so much but their still there. What could it be? Been inside

Skin irritation: Without a photo you should be checked. If you shave your legs with an old blade, you may have folliculitis ( inflammed hair follicles )-many other causes possible. Throw away any old razor and stop shaving for 1 week. ...Read more

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I have itchy raised bumps on the side of my left foot?

I have itchy raised bumps on the side of my left foot?

We could consider: We could consider a variety of issues. This could be infectious, this could be in irritation, this could be inflammation, and it would be best to have your physician have you see a dermatologist to clarify. ...Read more

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Why do I get itchy but have no rashes or bumps? What can I do? It bothers me in my left leg mainly but also everywhere else. What do I do?

Why do I get itchy but have no rashes or bumps? What can I do? It bothers me in my left leg mainly but also everywhere else. What do I do?

Hypothyroidism: can cause this due to dry skin and other factors, hydrate yourself well, moisturize your skin after bathing with cream soap, revisit your doctor for re-evaluation, good luck ...Read more

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There are little red itchy bumps on my arms and left leg that look like insect bites but appear out of no where and burn under warm water. Any ideas?

There are little red itchy bumps on my arms and left leg that look like insect bites but appear out of no where and burn under warm water. Any ideas?

Possible: Some people can get a "heat rash" that worsens when the skin is hot and usually gets better when cooled. However, to really be certain you should have this problem examined. ...Read more

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Itchy bumps appearing on ankles some with white or fluid centers?

Itchy bumps appearing on ankles some with white or fluid centers?

Foot rash: This can be from insect bites, if you wear open shoes this times of the year. You need to be evaluated by a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have itchy bumps from my knees to my ankles all of a sudden?

I have itchy bumps from my knees to my ankles all of a sudden?

Consider an allergy: Or allergic reaction to something you ate, were exposed to , or if you started taking a new medication. See your doctor to check this out and find out , if an allergic reaction, what it is you're allergic to. ...Read more

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I have tiny white itchy bumps on my feet and moving to my ankles?

I have tiny white itchy bumps on my feet and moving to my ankles?

Allergic reaction: From bites or material in shoes, socks or grass etc. Could be fungal or other type of infection or skin reaction. See a podiatrist, . ...Read more

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Small itchy red bumps on my feet and ankles. What is this?

Small itchy red bumps on my feet and ankles. What is this?

It could be...: Athlete's foot. The best otc medication (in my opinion) is lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra. Dilute vinegar soaks are good as well. Dry the inside of your shoes by placing them up-side down over an air return vent at home overnight. If this doesn't make things better in a couple days, see a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Red itchy bumps on ankles and feet. Should i be worried?

Red itchy bumps on ankles and feet. Should i be worried?

See below: Could be bug bites, try a cortisone cream and see if this helps, if not see a podiatrist. ...Read more

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I have itchy little bumps on my feet and ankle only at night?

I have itchy little bumps on my feet and ankle only at night?

Hard to say but: How long has it been going on? Are they really like the size of an eraser head.. & are gone by the morning(& gone the whole next day)? ..&no where else on your body? Bed bugs would be unlikely..Unless someone else sleeps in the same bed & they have it too? If bumps look more like welts(small mosquito bites) maybe are hives..But if going on more than few days take few pix & see your dr. ...Read more

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Red color bump on the ankle very itchy on legs ?

Red color bump on the ankle very itchy on legs ?

Derm or allergy: Ankles are very susceptible to a vast number of dermatology or allergic responses as widely varied as spider bites and allergic reaction to anything that has touched your skin at the ankle. Try otc anti itch creams and low dose Benadryl (diphenhydramine) if you are able and cool wet compress. If it doesn't improve see your doctor. ...Read more

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Itchy, red bumps on legs/ankles?

Itchy, red bumps on legs/ankles?

Dermatitis: Of some sort. Rashes or skin conditions are much easier diagnosed by seeing them. You can try an over the counter cortisone creams nd if no improvement see the dermatologist. A prescription med may be needed. Try not to itch. ...Read more

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