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Itchy White Spots On My Ears
Roof of mouth so itchy, dizzy, very very sore throat, ears hurt, white spots on tongue and high temp. Worth a visit to the doctors or treat at home?
Go: Go see your GP. Take advantage of his/her intense training and many years of experience. ...Read more
Ive been having sex with my girlfriend and recently my penis has been more itchy than usual and ive noticed small white spots appearing on the head. ?
Yeast infection?: Your symptoms suggest yeast infection, especially if uncircumcised and the "white spots" are under the foreskin. Vaginal itching or discharge also would fit with yeast. STDs are possible if your relationship is new and/or either of you has had other partners in the past few months. If so, both should see a doctor or clinic. If not, you could both try an OTC yeast cream, but see doc if no response. ...Read more
I have one white spot on my throat . It doesn't wipe off. No fever my throats a little sore and my ears feel itchy . What do you think!?!
Maybe tonsil stone?: Aka tonsilliths are calcified materials that form in the crevices of the tonsils, composed mainly of calcium, some phosphorus and ammonia(hence the odor--halitosis). The cause of this nuisance is unknown, but it is often considered harmless. Simple removal with a curette or oral irrigation is often adequate to get rid of them. If u r concerned/bothered by it, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
I m having white spots near my ears and small spots elsewhere too...Doctors have siad that it is vitiligo how should I cure it ? What is the reason?
I have white spots on my swollen tonsils My ears hurt i have a bad cough and i have lost my voice My tonsils aren't swollen anymore but cough is worse?
Mycoplasma infection: With history of tonsillar swelling, loss of voice and now a worsening cough, it would be wise to visit your doctor. While this could be a viral infection, your symptoms are bothersome for a possible Mycoplasma infection. Additionally, it would not be improbable for this to be strep throat complicated by bronchitis--also something not to be taken lightly. Call your doctor for an appointment today. ...Read more
White itchy spots: See your general dentist or an oral surgeon for a definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I have itchy white spots on the tip of my tounge. They come and go about once a week to every 2 weeks. What is wrong with my tounge? I have pictures
Relax; Cool It!: The tongue responds to trauma such as hot or cold liquids, hot peppers, and caustic drinks. Avoid these incidents and you will have less "bumps". ...Read more
Pruritis: Could be several things. Commonly fungus ( jock itch) would be helped by diaper cream. Also possible allergy based so Benadryl (diphenhydramine) could alleviate the itching. Other causes, such as neuropathic itching from spinal nerve impingement requires examination. Either way if if doesn't get better or worsens, have an exam to fully elucidate the diagnosis, then treatment will be more specific. ...Read more
I have itchy white spots on my scrotum 1-2 days ago. i scratch it in sleep. had fungal infection 2-3 weeks ago still on fluconazole150mg tablets weekl?
Here are some...: Are you sure that scrotal itchy spots are related with skin fungal infection? If not improving under fluconazole as expected, try applying topical cream with anifungal agent with 1% hydrocortison gingerly 1-2 times daily and keep the affected area as clean & dry as possible without using much soap or cleansing soap since contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, & dermatomycosis are common ...Read more
There have been white spots on my upper body since july. They just started turning red. It's dry but not oozing and it just started to get itchy.
Hi I have small white spots on my knuckles. They are painless and are not itchy... I got hem around 3 weeks ago ... Should I be worried?
White spots on hands: Do you have exposure to chemicals or foliage? Could be contact dermatitis or eczema. Alternatively could be fungal, though that is less common. Would try over the counter topical steroid cream, if that does not work consider anti-fungal. Should moisturizer daily. f/u w/ doctor ...Read more
I just noticed white spots on my neck, they are not painfull not itchy but I am scared will that spot continue to my back, right now they are only on neck?
I have red and white spots on my soft palatine uvula, it's very itchy and irrating . What could this be?
I have white spots on the backs of my hands that I noticed after being in the sun. They seem to be spreading and my hands are itchy, ?
Derm: You should see your dermatologist to get the correct diagnosis and therapy. ...Read more
I have white spots in the foldings of my thighs next to my private area on scratching them they turn brown theyre not itchy and not red ?
Need to Visualize: Have a healthcare personnel look at the lesions to determine the nature of it. Your primary care provider or GYN doctor will be of great help. Be sure to get STD screening while there. ...Read more
My penis keeps itchy me, and am suffering from three small white spots going around the side of my penis just below my helmet what could it be.
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!?
White spots grows on my foreskin of my penis and does not pain or itchy. Its been a week. It spreads to other places but it does not seems to worsten.
As above : To be safe my advise is see your PCP for evaluation. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: Itchy white spots could be many things, including hives (urticaria), irritant contact dermatitis, fungal infection, scabies, or skin cancer. You need to be examined and evaluated by an experienced physician, preferably a dermatologist. While waiting for your appointment, you could try otc antihistamines like zyrtec (cetirizine) or topical 0.5-1% Hydrocortisone cream. ...Read more
I have a little white spots on my pubic area and I don't know what they are? Sort of itchy and irritating
Here are some ...: Are you a pubic hair shaver? Do you see a hair in the center of the white spot? If so, they're overactive sebaceous glands, which may be itchy at times, but may be further irritated by shaving. If the hairs are present, they could be sebaceous glands or scabies... But without a direct look, it's hard to come up an accurate impression. So, see Doc timely for confirmation and Rx as needed. ...Read more
I have white spots on my arms not in full body, in some places of arms and its very itchy.
Please tell me what should I do?
Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can examine a white spots rash to see what it might be. Sometimes rashes are from an allergy to something, but many times they are not. For unusual rashes, a dermatologist will help. Causes of whitish spots include fungi (t. Corporis, t. Versicolor), eczema, autoimmune reactions, irritants, virus infections, etc... ...Read more
9 yr old son showed me 2 areas 1" above his rectum, look like skin tags, itchy painful, a lot of white spots within the tags. Concerning?
I have white spots/lumps on the sides, heels and soles of my feet. They are extremley itchy and have only appeared over the past couple days.
Athletes Foot: You have athletes foot, common in teenagers and people who are physically active, use public showers, and/or sweat in their shoegear. Recommend treatment with an over the counter antifungal, like Gold Bonds medicated foot powder/spray, or Tinactin (tolnaftate) powder/spray/cream. This will clear up your problem in 10-14 days if used as directed on the label. ...Read more
Hi I have two small white spots by my bottom, they are a little bit itchy and hard. But they won't pop! what are they?
Could be: They could be cysts or molluscum lesions. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Hypomelanosis: You may have idiopathic guttate hypomelanosis. See your dermatologist ...Read more