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Line Of Red Bumps Itchy
I was recently bitten by an ant and about three to four days later, a line of red, itchy bumps developed on my foot. What could it be?
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
My son is 22 months and he has a non-itchy red rash line starting from the neck to the tip of his jaw line. Like a line of red bumps. What is it?
Allergic response: Dermatographia is a reaction of the skin when it is rubbed and suggests an allergic state. Hives are itchy red bumps that last a day or so and break out in different areas. An allergy to something is suspected. Claritin (loratadine) or benadryl(causes drowsiness) may help reduced the reactions. Consult an allergist for further evaluation. ...Read more
Ok: May be due to increase in blood flow. ...Read more
I'm getting like red bumps appearing on my skin they are quite itchy and I don't know what they are.
Urticaria: bumps that are intensely itchy are usually an allergic reaction to something: you ate, inhaled or came in contact with. If you have itching or feel tightness in your throat or having trouble breathing, you need to go ER, otherwise, try some bendadryl (take it before bedtime and do NOT drive and operate machinery if you take this one) for tonight or claritin (loratadine) or zyrtec (all over the counter) ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My face has been flushed for a few weeks. It's been itchy and now a few lil red bumps too. What could this be? Please help
See below: You describe symptoms that can only be honestly assessed by your doctor in his or her office. Only after a thorough evauation will he/she be able to come up with what's wrong and what to do to get you better. ...Read more