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My 18 month daughter has little red bumps on her nose.?

My 18 month daughter has little red bumps on her nose.?

Mild reaction: Most likely irritation of some kind if no where else on the body.Thry moisturizing for a few days.If no better call your doctor. ...Read more

Red Bumps (Definition)

A bump is an area of tissue or skin that is raised . Red bumps are elevations ...Read more


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My newborn baby boy has little pus like bumps all over?

My newborn  baby boy has little  pus like bumps all over?

Common: Sounds like primary milia, extremely common for newborns and generally resolve within the first month of life. These are actually tiny cysts with no infection association. Keep your pediatrician informed and have fun with your new family member! ...Read more

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My eight month old son has little red bumps on his stomach what are they?

My eight month old son has little red bumps on his stomach what are they?

Rashes: It is difficult to answer your question. There are several causes for what you have described and it is difficult to make a diagnosis without looking at the rash itself. If your son is experiencing any other discomfort such as a fever, itching, or irritability, you should take your child to your pediatrician. Most causes of what you describe are nothing to worry about, but it should be evaluated. ...Read more

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My child has a red spot on her ankle with 6 little white spots inside it?

My child has a red spot on her ankle with 6 little white spots inside it?

Red spot on knee: You need to see a doctor asap as it seems like there is an infection in the skin. It could be deeper than it may seem and the white spots are most llikely from the spreading of the infection. Very rarely there could be abscess as well.See your doc asap. ...Read more

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My 6 month old has little red rashy bumps on his face and chest! ?

My 6 month old has little red rashy bumps on his face and chest!
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Most of the : Time, rashes that you see at this age are usually harmless. Just does not look good on a baby. A lot of times people make " ugly" comments which hurts the mom's feelings. In turn , gets the parent anxious who now wants a quick fix. Only time can resolve these rashes . Some do get worst and need to be treated and follow up by pediatrician ...Read more

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My 5 month old has purple and red tiny dots under her eyes. She has been verysleepy today?

My 5 month old has purple and red tiny dots under her eyes. She has been verysleepy today?

Possible cns infecti: This can be a very strange manifestation of brain infection or inflammation. You should take her to be seen as an emergency. The sleeping business is extremely problematic. ...Read more

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My son has small itchy bumps that hurt ?

My son has small  itchy bumps that hurt ?

Eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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A slightly red bumby rash has appeared all around my neck?

A slightly red bumby rash has appeared all around my neck?

Many possibilities: Many things can cause a red bumpy rash, including a virus, a medication, or an allergic reaction to something you applied to your skin (or a detergent or fabric softener, or something you ate or inhaled). If over-the-counter Hydrocortisone cream does not help, you'll need to see a dermatologist to get a precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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My one month old baby has watery eyes and little red bumps around his eyes what could it be?

My one month old baby has watery eyes and little red bumps around his eyes what could it be?

New born: Watering in new borne is usually due to a blocked tear drainage system. This can resolve on its own but may need massaging, the proper way to massage needs to be shown you by an ophthalmologist. The red bumps are most likely congested oil glands. ...Read more

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My son has little red dots.near his genitils and mouth is that normal?

My son has little red dots.near his genitils and mouth is that normal?

Get him checked: It's helpful to know how old he is and if he wears diapers. There are many reasons for diaper rash the most common of which are candida and contact dermatitis which results from contact between the skin and the urine or stool due to infrequent diaper change. Generally rashs need to be checked for accurate diagnosis . ...Read more

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My baby has white spots on her lips what is it?

My baby has white spots on her lips what is it?

?white spots: White spots on the lips can be several different things. A baby can develop thrush in the mouth which looks like white patches that are located on the inner lips, inner cheek, roof of the mouth, or on the tongue. It often is painful for the baby to feed and if nursing the infection can transfer to the breast. You should schedule a visit with your baby's doctor to have this evaluated. ...Read more

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My babie has red bumps and with white tips is it scabies?

My babie has red bumps and with white tips is it scabies?

Doubtful....: Please have your baby seen by pediatrician. Scabies looks like lines of burrows on skin made with little mounds or blisters. They cause itching which is often worse at night. Although they can be anywhere on skin they like going into skin folds (waistline, axilla, breasts, between fingers, wrists, knees, elbows, buttocks ; genitalia. ...Read more

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My daughter has small red dots appearing on her face.. Not bumps, just dots.. What could it be?

Needs more info: Are there change in general well-being, e.g., activity, appetite? Any GI symptoms such as loose stool or vomiting? Respiratory symptoms? If no to all these questions, viral rash would be very likely the cause. ...Read more

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I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

Send us a picture: You can upload a picture of the rash at www.imgur.com the picture will be tagged with its own URL website You can resubmit the question to us again with the URL address listed and we will be able to view it. This is all done anonymously. ...Read more

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My daughter has red itchy skin?

My daughter has red itchy skin?

Dermatitis: She probably has dermatitis but you should see your dermatologist to get the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are the little red bumps on the babies scalp, they look like there filled with blood?

What are the little red bumps on the babies scalp, they look like there filled with blood?

Hemangiomas?: It is difficult to tell what your baby has without further detail/exam, but my suspicion is that he/she has some hemangiomas (collection of blood vessels). They often can enlarge/more numerous during the first year or so and slowly subside, often completely gone by 5 yrs of age. If baby has been seen regularly by doc, i would assume that it is hemangioma and no need 2 worry. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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When a young baby has little red bumps on her cheeks, how do you get rid of it?

When a young baby has little red bumps on her cheeks, how do you get rid of it?

Common problem: Many infants have little bumps on the cheeks othewise referred to as neonatal acne. Usually aquaphor or vaseline a couple times a day will help. If this is not working, very sparing use of one percent over the counter Hydrocortisone is safe once a day. If still persists seek medical attention from your pediatrician. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a baby to have small red bumps all over body?

No: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be pediatric evaluation. ...Read more

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There are small red bumps all over my baby's skin. Will they go away on their own?

There are small red bumps all over my baby's skin. Will they go away on their own?

Yes: Newborns often have a red rash, which may be bumpy or even look like little pimples, called "erythema toxicum." sounds scary, but means nothing and will go away on its own. Heat rash can cause little red bumps. If you're not sure of the cause, have your doc take a look. (especially if they have any other symptoms.). ...Read more

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I got a sunburn about a week ago and it peeled away baby leaving my back red but one spot is itchy and has small red bumps, can anyone tell me what it?

I got a sunburn about a week ago and it peeled away baby leaving my back red but one spot is itchy and has small red bumps, can anyone tell me what it?

Knee pain: there are so many causes for knee pains, since this is going on for long time, you need to see your 1ry care physician for evaluation & work up with possible referral to an orthopedic or rheumatologist. good luck ...Read more

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What does it mean when a baby's skin breaks out in small red bumps all over? Kinda like an allergic reaction.

Infantile eczema: Allergies, rule out change in detergents or food consumption.Baby eczema (infant eczema or atopic dermatitis) appears in about 10% to15% of children. It shows up as patches of red skin.Skin is almost always itchy, dry, and rough. Dry skin, irritants, and allergens causes.Usually outgrow condition. Treatment with daily warm baths, not hot, no bubble baths, soaps, use moisturizer on skin after bath. ...Read more

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My one month old baby has watery eyes and little red bumps around his eyes what could it be?

New born: Watering in new borne is usually due to a blocked tear drainage system. This can resolve on its own but may need massaging, the proper way to massage needs to be shown you by an ophthalmologist. The red bumps are most likely congested oil glands. ...Read more

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Rash on my child small red bumps little patchs on neck arms hands torso legs

Rash on my child small red bumps little patchs   on neck arms hands torso legs

This : This is one of those situations where "a picture is worth a thousand words"--really needs to be seen by a medical professional. Eczema is common in children and can occur on trunk and extremities. Topical moisture with heavier, cream-type moisturizers is best for eczema. If it does not resolve, it may require topical prescription medication. But a quick "eyeball" visit will clarify the issue. ...Read more

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Got shingles on March 17 & small rash. No blisters just red bumps. Didnt pop or pick scabs but bumps won't go away. Redness gone but not bumps. Scars?

Got shingles on March 17 & small rash. No blisters just red bumps. Didnt pop or pick scabs but bumps won't go away. Redness gone but not bumps. Scars?

Question diagnosis: Did you diagnose yourself or did a doctor make the diagnosis? In any case, it is time to consult a doctor as it is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. ...Read more

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What will help little red bumps around my bellybutton to go away?

What will help little red bumps around my bellybutton to go away?

Bumps: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I started to break out all over my body. Like little red bumps that looks like bites , I don't think it is any kind of bite. What can it be ?

I started to break out all over my body. Like little red bumps that looks like bites , I don't think it is any kind of bite. What can it be ?

Could be many things: Skin issues are best diagnosed visually, so you will have to visit your MD for an accurate answer. Breaking out all over may be due to allergic reactions, contact dermatitis, infections, etc .Additionally it could be bites - including those from bed bugs. Get evaluated to get your answer. ...Read more

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I found little red bumps in the front of my down there area, i'm not sure what they are and they're making me quite nervous. There are only three.

Bumps : A number of conditions including molluscum contagiosum , genital warts and folliculitis are all commonly found in this area. See a dermatologist for a proper diagnosis and treatment as some of these conditions are contagious. ...Read more

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What are little red bumps on the skin?

What are little red bumps on the skin?

Don't know: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps on my tounge. What are they?

Where are they?: There are papilla on your tongue. There are small ones on the top, some on the side and a couple of big ones in the back. Colors can vary. If they are fiery red it could be irritation. The tongue should be pink. I would see a dentist now. Have him/ her monitor your tongue. Any irritation should be over in 2 weeks. If longer, more tests may be needed. ...Read more

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I have strange little red bumps on my chest, what is this?

I have strange little red bumps on my chest, what is this?

Unsure: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have small itchy red bumps?

Red bumps: Can be from different causes such as dry skin, skin infection, etc. For a proper diagnosis, you need to see a doctor to look at them and help you with the diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What are little red bumps that are on the scalp ?

What are little red bumps that are on the scalp

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Folliculitis. : Could be an inflammation of the hair follicles upon the scalp. Are your hairs emanating from the bumps? Although this is a low-level infection, just letting warm-to-hot water run upon your scalp daily may be enough to help this along. ...Read more