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Kidney Failure And Red Raised Leg Rash
I have a lower leg rash that will not go away. Does not hurt or itch. Is red and blotchy and ugly. Is only on my left lower leg.
Rash: Can be due to a variety of causes, vasculitis, venous problem, dermatitis. Difficult to comment on the rash without seeing it. Recommend consult with a doctor licensed in your area. Here is some general information re possible causes of leg rash to consider. For specifics see doctor https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/rashes-affecting-the-lower-legs/ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
End stage kidney disease(pkd). Recurrent infections since apr, 12. Been on levoflox 500 since then.Noticed redness of skin in the leg.Is the drug safe?
PKD and levofloxacin: Levofloxacin is a good medication, though can have tendon side effects. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and Levo are especially good for PKD associated infections. Redness of leg skin may reflect some edema -- is there evidence of rash on trunk or arms? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On a diuretic for edema, kidney disease, i still have terrible swelling. More swelling on one leg, turns red and swells duble size, should I fone dr?
What causes red rash on lower legs small red raised bumps, thickest at ankles, but spreading upward
Many possible causes: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. 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 more
“I have had a rash on my leg for nearly 6 weeks it doesn't itch, it extends from my foot up my calf. It's slightly raised and slightly red”?
I have red small raised bumps (rash) on my lower legs that gets worse when I work all day.They itch, the rash fades at night, & returns when im on my?
My daughter's developed a rash on her legs (red marks, white ring - raised). Her knee has now swollen up and hurts. What could it be?
Consider HSP: Henoch-Schonlein Purpura causes a skin rash typically below waist, pain in the joints, and sometimes stomach pain. The rash looks like small bruises or small reddish-purple spots. It's usually on the buttocks, around the elbows and on the legs. HSP can also cause fever, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Symptoms can last for about 4-6 weeks. HSP usually gets better without any treatment. ...Read more
2yr old has small raised red lumps his ankles, a couple on his legs and back. Within an hour developed a red rash in groins. What is this?
My husband has had a reoccurring skin rash on his back, chest, butt, between legs, face since 15yrs old. Itches very bad. Red raised patches.
I have a slightly raised,bright red rash on the backs and sides of my legs that looks like tiny scratches and doesn't itch?
Rash: a picture is the only way to help you ...Read more
I have a rash that started on my legs they look like red small raised bumps different sizes and now scaling in the front and back of legs.Arms top of?
See a dermatologist: Itch? Fleas? See a skin specialist.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have raised red circular patchy rash on my chest, leg, and back, Not itchy or painful. Localized. What could this be?
Non itchy red rash,oval,2cm long,1cm wide,a bit scaly on borders,a bit raised.appeared on leg 2months ago.has small dot close to it.what it could be?
I have a rash on the backs of my legs, buttocks, top of feet, & slowly worsened over 2 wks. It's red, irregular shaped, slightly raised, NOT itchy.
My 96 yr old grandma has red dots all over her legs,nowhere else.the size of a pea.They aren't raised and don't itch.thought flea bites or heat rash?
See her doctor: Could be any number of causes and with her age I would not wait. ...Read more
I have a red patch that started behind my leg on upper part of calf. Now it has moved to my lower back. It is now raised and itchy. What could it b?
I have a rash on both lower legs, no itching, no pain, slightly raised. red spots, noticed on 9/04/2014, starting peeling about a week after that.
There are many: questions: first your age, second recent history of fever, illness, any history of contact with allergens, and of course see what the rash actually looks like. My suggestion is that if your rash does not clear in 2 weeks i would see a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. There are many things you may have but most likely if rash resolves it is related to virus or contact. Hope that helps ...Read more
A condition in which your kidneys suddenly stop working normally. Since your kidneys remove waste products and help balance water and salt and other minerals (electrolytes) in your blood, when your kidneys stop working, waste products, fluids, and electrolytes build up in your body. This can cause problems ...Read more