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Line Of Red Bumps Itchy
More information: You don't mention where the rash is or how long its been there. Many questions about skin benefit from a doctor being able to see it - so a trip to your primary doctor, urgent care, or dermatologist is in order. The possibilities range from poison ivy to scabies to contact dermatitis to eczema... and that's just the tip of the iceberg. Please follow up in person. ...Read more
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?
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?
Ok: May be due to increase in blood flow. ...Read more
I have red bumps all across my butt, some small while other are quit big. they are only itchy at night ?
My boyfriend and I have been itchy. He's been itchy for the last few months & me within the last week. There are little red bumps & I have found littl?
Have it evaluated: 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
Hard to say maybe: From the fabric of your clothes, soap or detergent, ... Occasionally it can be from a mild inflammation of the hair follicles in that area... Try using a mild soap like dove(white).. Detergent like all free clear.. Trying yourself well after you bathe ... And maybe some over-the-counter cortisone cream. If these things don't help let your doctor take a look. Good luck. ...Read more
Everytime?: Some people develop hives after a hot shower and sometimes it can happen after swimming too, called cholinergic urticaria. Another hematological disease called polycythemia vera can also cause it. Take a picture of the rash and show it to your doctor. Try taking taking an oral antihistamine 30 minutes before showering and see if it helps.You could also be reacting to the soap if it is new. ...Read more
Bedding?: I would suggest that you examine the mattress for any bed bugs . Not being insulting, we shed skin all the time and spend 8 hours a day in bed this shed skin is a cause for bed mites etc. You can wrap the mattress in a bag that prevents this, pillows as well I think the bed is the culprit because you don't complain of this during the day ...Read more
Inflammed papillae: Most likely taste bud or papillae on your tounge have bcome inflammed due to a prior burn, cut, viral infection, or bacterial infection. Inflamed papillae are very common symptom and not one that should cause overwhelming concern. If you have a high fever and other symptoms of infection then you should contact your doctor. Cold viruses, flu viruses, hpv , herpes viruses can cause this symptom. ...Read more