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I am experiencing skin rash (quality: itchiness, blisters, crusty, bumpy, red or bluish purple, ring shaped, flaking or scaling) wearing vinyl gloves?
Should be examined: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. Generalized spots that itch may be part of an allergic reaction, an irritant or chemical reaction, an infection, or a disorder inside the body. "Generalized" means the rash is all over the body. Bluish or purplish spots may be blood spots. Sometimes, spots have unknown causes. Rashes at work may be due to chemicals in gloves, solvents, detergents, etc... ...Read more
Not sure: It is so hard to make a diagnosis without looking at the scalp. You should talk with your doctor. ...Read more
See you doctor: You should see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
BJ with gf,cum on tissue,wiped off.wash hand&clothes on.15min later undress,penis touch her crotch&edge of panty(with napkin but not period)Pregnant%?
Here are some...: Considering high fastidious requirement for sperm survival, the described scenario poses zero odd to conceive though in real life, no 100% guaranty could be offered. Nonetheless, do HPT in a wk after missing period and repeat it in another wk if the first test was (-) or still in doubt. Besides there is alway a room to heighten the standard of safe sex to prevent pregnancy and STD. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can I use aveeno (oatmeal) baby moisture cream on my dry, itchy scalp? My scalp is dry from using dr.Bronners soap.
Dry Scalp: You can use aveno cream on your scalp. A good conditioner would also be helpful such as avlon keracare dry ; itchy scalp conditioner. ...Read more
I have a white pea size bump on my labia majora, its sore to touch , put hot water on it, it stung a little, no puss?
Scalp dermatitis? Flakey skin, big flakes, yellow, scalp-like scab texture. Spread to scrotum, wrists, knees, elbows, bleed when combing, hard to comb
Bitten by mosquito/ spider that left bulls eye on arm. Next day my entire forearm covered white rash with white sparkling flakes. No itching.
Arthropod vector: Could this have been a tick? The bull's eye you describe may be erythema migrans, the classic lesion of lyme disease. You need to show this to a doctor for specific identification, diagnosis and therapy if necessary. Do not wait, because if it is treatable, the earlier you get to it , the better. Good luck. ...Read more
11 uncircumsied boy found tiny bit of cream coloured discharge on nappy. Tip of penis bit red. Used sudocream on balls other day only. Urgent see doc?
See answer: Not unusual to have minor irritations of the penis especially if the penis is not completely circumcised. In such cases a whitish, cheesy-like substance called smegma is normally produced by the glands of the penis to help the foreskin adhesions to break apart which is normal and usually associated with some redness. Normal soap and water hygiene is all that is needed. If worsens, then see md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Warm red bumps appeared on my daughter's face after a diaper rash. It looks as if they're spreading. What is it!?
Impetigo in children: Diaper rashes that present with red bumps and spread to other parts, could be secondary to a bacterial infection with staph. Another condition is yeast infection. Did the diaper rash cleared? Are there members in the household with skin infections? Try bactroban (mupirocin) ointment 2% on the lesions. If no better within 24 hrs, visit your pediatrician.Strict hand washing before and after taking care of baby. ...Read more
Jock itch. Itching/burning & redness on scrotum. Also flaking skin, after rubbing flaking area it left shiny areas on that skin. Fungal or bacterial?
Here are some...: Do you have similar lesions on other parts of body especially over elbows or knees? Clinically, it may be skin fungal infection or psoriasis. For the time being, you may try topical hydrocortisone 1 % with antifungal drug like clotrimazole 1-2 times daily and see. Besides, have a doctor to take a look for confirmation. How to get these done correctly? To http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. ...Read more
10mth old uncircumsied boy. Found cream colour (like makeup) on inside of wet disapsable nappy. Had sudocream on before he was changed. What is it?
Sudocream: Your son may have rubbed the tip of his penis in his wet nappy and excoriated it causing a droplet of blood to mix with the sudocream giving it a cream color. ...Read more
Chap stick allergy? After applying a menthol chapstick broke out with small water blisters on lips.
Best thing : To do is stop using it. You may have become sensitized to it . If it is an old chapstick, and you don't wipe it clean after each usage, chances are, there is bacteria overgrowth and who knows what else. You can always buy a new one and try again . If you still get the blisters, i would stop them altogether . Get yourself checked out by your doctor. ...Read more
Skin peeling with tinyred spots & light purplish hue to skin on fingertips, using hydrocortisone 1% cream, vaseline, no improvement, pls help?
Vulvar abcess: You almost certainly had a gland become infected, associated with collection of pus, which usually resolves with drainage (spontaneous or with help) or resorption (with aid of heat in your case). Most of these are blocked skin glands that produce oil (sebaceous). Occasionally specialized glands of the vulva can become similarly infected, like bartholin's glands, and require medical attention. ...Read more
BUMPS ON ELBOWS: HOW LONG? SEE YOUR GENERAL DOCTOR OR A DERMATOLOGIST. DOES NOT SOUND SERIOUS. BEST LUCK. ...Read more