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My Baby Has Little Red Bumps On Her Body
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
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
No: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be pediatric evaluation. ...Read more
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
Tiny little red bumps on the head of penis after washing it with a scented body wash no iching or burning??
Ok: There are many little glands in all skin and they will grow red with a bit of irritation. Everything is fine, don't worry ...Read more
A six years old kid have little red bumps on the hands and inside the mouth and it is spreading around the body what is it? Its not itchy
I have severe itching all over my body and my boyfriend does too and I constantly have yeast infections or UTI and he gets little red bumps on the hea?
Bed bugs/lice?: There are many, many possible causes for itching and rashes in partners. If you share a living space, lice or bedbugs might be the root of it, the bladder and yeast infections are not uncommon in young couples. If you are worried about stds causing your troubles, get checked. ... Otherwise look to little critters in the bed, your hair.... Have fun! ...Read more
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
See a doctor: There are quite some rashes a baby can have. It's impossible for any doctor to diagnose a rash without looking at it either. Please bring your baby to the pediatrician. ...Read more
For almost six months I have been getting little red bumps all over my body they itch almost constantly and get worse at night any ideas?
My body has been itching for about two months now but I don't have rashes! I get little tiny red bumps but they come and go. What can this be?
Itching with no rash: The list of conditions that could cause itch without rash is long, like thyroid problems, liver or kidney disease, even malignancies among others. Need a complete workup including a chest xray, urinalysis and stool exam for ova and parasites x 3. Also small red bumps that come and go could be a type of urticaria (hives) that is very itchy. Please see your doctor right away for proper diagnosis. ...Read more
Every day for the last week, I have been getting small red patches on various parts of my body. Then, small red bumps form. What could this be?
My boyfriend has small red bumps that seem to spread to different areas of his body and itch only sometimes. Is it a rash or something different?
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause small red bumps. It is helpful that they seem to move and not stay around long. It could be as simple as skin irritation from a soap, detergent, dryer sheet or lotion he is using. Removing products with dyes and perfumes can often improve this type of rash. If it persists, try a good hypoallergenic emollient cream and see your doctor if it continues. ...Read more
I have had a rash on every part of my body but my face for about a month. It is not inflamed until I itch it, then it gets tiny little red bumps?
Suggest: You need evaluation. You could start with your primary physician or a Dermatologist ...Read more
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
I have these flee bytes all over my body in the form of little red bumps which are very itchy and won't go away soon. Any repellent/medicine suggested?
NotChickenPox: At 15 months your child should have had her first varicella vaccine which should protect her from the chicken pox. As no vaccine is 100% then the next thing to know about pox is that the rash typically starts with just a couple of bumps which increase over the next few days. The bumps go from being red macules (flat) to pustules (blisters) with in about 24-36 hours after they first appeared. ...Read more
My 3 and 5 year old has little red bumps all over their body. They don't itch. What could it be and how to get rid of them?
Viral rash: If it is not better by time you read this, check up with pediatrician or family doc. ...Read more
I have little red bumps showing up on the lower part of my body as well as on my neck. They're fairly itchy and in the most random spots. Nothing new.
You should: You should see a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
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
Are small red bumps around my baby's eyes normal? They resemble the red bumps he gets from drooling.
Probably Ok but...: Probably irritation from something, but you check with your doctor. ...Read more
Little red bumps all over my body that itches, been there for three days, started havng trouble breathng, headache, weakness, what to do? Help?
Go to E.R.: Trouble breathing = go to the emergency room. ...Read more
Over the last 2-3 days I have developed random, small red bumps on my body, mainly on my torso area but I also have a couple on my upper left thigh, a?
It is impossible to give reassurance or an accurate DX to your problem in this format
I would suggest an exam with your DR. ...Read more
Small itchy red bumps, started on back of arms for couple weeks now spreading throughout entire body?
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
My 2 month old has tiny little bright red bumps or mole like this popping up in different places on his body. Should I be worried?
Hemangioma?: Skin bumps are really difficult to diagnose without looking at them. If these are bright red and getting a little bigger, and doesn't look like something transient like a heat rash, then I suspect he may be developing some hemangiomas, which are a type of birthmark with little blood vessels. You usually don't see them at birth, they appear and get bigger over the first year, and then often go away. ...Read more