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More Than 5 Raised Red Skin Patches
Red skin blotch: Not enough information to guess a diagnosis. Does it come and go in minutes, hours, days, weeks, months, or years. Is it a single spot? Does it have scale? Or any symptoms like itching or burning? When it leaves can you tell that anything was there? Does it start small and grow or does it appear fully formed right away? These are some of the factors your dermatologist will take into considera. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibly bug bites: There are many causes of red "spots" which when touched are not flat on the skin but instead are elevated off the skin. They can be red from scratching or from being bitten by a bug or be a blister from a burn. Some raised lesions have fluid in them such as a blister. When the spot or leasionis red it is usually inflamed. Whelps from an allergic reaction can also be red and raised lesions. ...Read more
Skin lesion: This is a red colored tissue change over the coccyx (the bottom of the spine). ...Read more
Non latex bandages cause raised/red skin and lasts for a while after taking off. Can i be allergic to the adhesive or something else?
What could a small area of red, raised bumps on the chest that had a surrounding area of red skin where that surrounding area is now turning black be?
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have a raised bump that looks like a mosquito bite. It's skin coloured and raised, surrounded by red skin. It's very itchy. Can it be a flea bite?
That is possible: But hard to diagnose without more info and an exam of the lesion. If you get more, see a doctor. If it goes away or you find critters on your pet, spray spray spray. ...Read more
Can anyone identify a red skin rash (similar looking to ring worm) that would cause a raised red/pink welt and itch? (possibly autoimmune response)
I have this rash on the right side of my face thats close to my ear. There little bumps on raised red skin. They tingle and burn. They scar really bad?
ACNE?: If it does not clear up see a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have an itchy vagina and anus. Raw red skin around anus and red raised bumps around both. Scabies?? Small tear around anus from being constipated.
Yeast infection?: The single most common cause of such symptoms is candidiasis (yeast infection, thrush). If so, it seems more severe than average. Herpes might be possible if you are sexually active. Scabies rarely occurs in these locations, but might be possible if you have typical scabies elsewhere (hands, elbows, waist, etc). See a doctor or clinic ASAP for professional diagnosis and treatment. Good luck! ...Read more
When exercising: clogged ears, raised heart rate , hard eyes, pulsating neck and head, red skin blotches on face, feels like walking on air why?
?physiologic: During exercise the heart rate, blood pressure, and cardiac output increase and can cause the ears to seem to be "stopped up" and cause the pulsations in the neck. Blood flow increases to the skin to help eliminate heat that the body is generating (flushed face). I suspect you may be hyperventilating to some degree and that causes numbness and tingling around the face, arms and legs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have two patches of slightly red skin on my torso, right below the left side of my chest. They don't itch or hurt, one is larger than the other.?
Dry red skin patches spreading in different regions of the body? Could this be a vitamin defficiency?
Possibly but also...: It is difficult to know without more information; this sounds like eczema, which can have many causes, including deficiencies in zinc, selenium & magnesium, vit d & b vitamins, esp. Vitamin b6. Even more common is deficiencies in omega 3 or 6 fatty acids. Food allergies, esp. To dairy, eggs & gluten are also common causes. See http://www.Softress.Com/eczema_information.Php for more information. ...Read more
I've a red skin patch under the corona of my penis. It hurts slightly when touched, no skin cut/wound, area seems loose/swollen. What can this be?
I have a small circular patch of dry red skin on my arm. I thought it was ringworm but my medication from the past doesn't work. Help?
I have a patch of red skin on the back of my hand. It's similar to a birthmark, but it just showed up about 20 minutes ago. What is it?
I have a patch of itchy, bumpy, red skin on the back of my hand. I have noticed it before when i work a lot (i work in a restaurant) what could it be?
Hand eczema: There is every possibility this is a small site of hand eczema. We see this very often and people in your occupation because recurrent contact with water and soaps and detergents and so forth. I believe you should see a dermatologist to get the right advice on treatment to dry skin and treatment of hand eczema and you will get a cream that should help and be given and care instructions. ...Read more