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Dr. Michael Tomeo
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Is the jock itch red bumps in the vagina and buttocks area?

Dr. Michael Tomeo
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Is the jock itch red bumps in the vagina and buttocks area?

No : Jock itch is a red rash in the groin crease areas and can be a mixed infection of yeast , bacteria and/or fungus with associate itching. ...Read more

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Red Bumps (Definition)

Red bumps is a symptom in which a person has a rash of raised spots on the skin, and the spots are redder than the normal skin. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, infection, hormonal changes, ...Read more


Dr. David Lipkin
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
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I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

Dr. David Lipkin
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
47 years in practice
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I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

Send us a picture: You can upload a picture of the rash at www.imgur.com the picture will be tagged with its own URL website You can resubmit the question to us again with the URL address listed and we will be able to view it. This is all done anonymously. ...Read more

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Dr. Aamir Siddiqi
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I have little red bumps that itches on my body, what could this be?

Dr. Aamir Siddiqi
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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I have little red bumps that itches on my body, what could this be?

Skin bumps: Very hard to answer without getting details, about location, type of bumps, and duration and also without visualization. If this in a in patchy area and itching could be eczema or if in areas exposed as hands contact dermatitis. ...Read more

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Dr. Jay Bradley
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Most of the times when I scratch myself or I just pluck my eyebrows , my skin gets red bumps & itches?

Dr. Jay Bradley
Board Certified, LASIK Surgery
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Sensitive skin: Your description sounds like sensitive skin but could be a sign of atopy or allergic reaction. Try using topical skin lotion and anti-inflammatory creme (such as Hydrocortisone 1%). If no improvement, see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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I have small red bumps on my wrist. I've had them there for about 10 days but it only seems to be spreading throughout my wrist. It itches a little.

Dr. Susan Rhoads
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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I have small red bumps on my wrist. I've had them there for about 10 days but it only seems to be spreading throughout my wrist. It itches a little.

Your age?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, and we expect it of you! ...Read more

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Dr. James Lin
Board Certified, Urology
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I have little red bumps on my penis head and it just itches and ive had for about 3 days. What could this be from?

Dr. James Lin
Board Certified, Urology
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I have little red bumps on my penis head and it just itches and ive had for about 3 days. What could this be from?

Here are some ...: What you described is acute so it is related either with acute infection / inflammation or with physical / allergy-related irritation. But, regardless of its cause, the essence of care is same with keeping the affected area as clean, dry, & ventilated as possible (of course, with washing/drying) plus gingerly using antifungal + steroid cream 1-2 times daily of ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Jackson
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I was bit by a leech 9 days ago and now the bite has a ring of small red bumps around it and it itches. Should i be worried?

Dr. Alan Jackson
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I was bit by a leech 9 days ago and now the bite has a ring of small red bumps around it and it itches. Should i be worried?

No: This is where it attached. Leeches have round mouths , the marks are where it attached to you. Watch for infection. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Board Certified, Dermatology
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Dr. Alan Ali
Board Certified, Psychiatry
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When I wear my underwear I get these red bumps a lot of discharge and it itches like crazy. Then when I take them off it stops itching. Help please?

Dr. Alan Ali
Board Certified, Psychiatry
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Underwear: Wonder if u r allergic to material the underwear is made of, or the detergent used. Best to consult a dermatologist to run tests. ...Read more

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Dr. Cheryl Eberting
Board Certified, Dermatology
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My husband has a rash on his back that flares up and sometimes it itches.. But not always.. Its just small red bumps.. Why?

Dr. Cheryl Eberting
Board Certified, Dermatology
17 years in practice
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Keratosis pilaris: Depending where you live or your husbands activities, small red papules can become inflamed and pruritic. Usually this can be treated with a perscription wash and gentle exfoliation to minimize the discomfort. You should see a dermatologist to have the correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Itch (Definition)

Itch is also known as Itching. Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more


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Jock Itch (Definition)

Jock itch, also called ringworm or tinea cruris, is a fungal infection of the skin in the groin region that causes ...Read more


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