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Mild Neck Rash
I am on ceforoxime and now have a mild rash on my neck. I got the same rash last time I took biaxin (clarithromycin). Is it fine to continue?
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
Rash comes/ goes & migrated from neck, back, thighs--small red sometimes itchy dots, scabs eventually--mild shingles possible 1yr after shingles shot?
Small red rash itchy scabs has lasted months started nape of neck migrated to back then to back of thigh-right side only--mild shingles possible?
Recurring mild rash circling armpit and next to elbow. One or 2 bumps mid chest/neck. Possibly accompanied w/ congestion. Any ideas before seeing derm?
Dermatologist: This needs to be seen and a full history obtained. Guessing about it over the internet is not the best way to diagnose this. See the dermatologist, and good luck. ...Read more
I have had a mild flu for 5 days & developed a rash today. Itchy red raised blotches neck trunk arms so far. Don't think it's shingles?
Probably not shingle: This most likely is not shingles, but you still may want to be assessed by your primary care physician. There are number of rashes associated with viral illnesses, and most are not serious, but some do need to be assessed and it would be the safest thing to run it by your primary if it does not resolve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
One picture...: Hi Elizabeth242 A good dermatologist could probably give you many answers, but only after many questions or a in person exam. You might try one of the on algorithm's on line (e.g., http://acep.omnibooksonline.com/Boston2009/data/papers/TH-267.pdf ) or schedule time on line with a video connection. ...Read more
Anxiety Rash: It's not the anxiety itself that causes a rash, but the stress caused by anxiety.Stress puts your body in a state of extreme tension, and releases a great deal of cortisol and adrenaline into your blood stream – both of which are known to lead to skin reactions.Try to take deep breathes, drink plenty of water, and do some activities that relive stress. Hope this helped :]. ...Read more