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Tearing burning pain on inner left bicep can produce while bouncing or jogging it really burns but stops quickly feels like skin tearing no discolor?

Tearing burning pain on inner left bicep can produce while bouncing or jogging it really burns but stops quickly feels like skin tearing no discolor?

Have it checked by: Your doctor to make sure you don't have bicipital tendonitis, tears, or issues with rotator cuff. Normally it follows the bicipital groove, and can become inflamed or injured during athletics, and requires attention. Also, do get a 2nd opinion from a Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine (NMM) osteopathic physician (DO), who can help direct it back anatomically into the groove to provide relief. ...Read more

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Pressing downward on inner bicep skin gives me a tearing burning sensation on same bicep right below that area very painful then area feels numb help?

Pressing downward on inner bicep skin gives me a tearing burning sensation on same bicep right below that area very painful then area feels numb help?

Biceps tendon: Sounds like you have injure your biceps tendon. Rest, ice, NSAID. The numbness is a note, but most likely secondary to pressure on nerve. Treat the problem and if you are not getting relief in a few days see your provider. ...Read more

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How do I care for skin that's so dry that using only cold water, no soap, gentle lotions and petroleum jelly don't help? Tears burn my face too.

How do I care for skin that's so dry that using only cold water, no soap, gentle lotions and petroleum jelly don't help? Tears burn my face too.

Try eczema dry skin: Try eczema, dry skin lotions. Cat brand names can be Aveeno but big box stores have their own generic name. Petroleum jelly can actually be driving and ointments like aqua for our better to moisturize because they are hydrophilic. Your dermatologist can also evaluate you, and you may need a medical evaluation to see if there are any systemic medical problems that could be contributing. ...Read more

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I suffer with chrohns and I have a colostomy and the skin around the stoma burns so bad that it brings tears to my eyes. Do you have any suggestions?

I suffer with chrohns and I have a colostomy and the skin around the stoma burns so bad that it brings tears to my eyes. Do you have any suggestions?

Peristomal Skin: Often times if the adhesive of the colostomy appliance is not flush against the colostomy stool will leak out from the colostomy onto the skin causing a severe burning and irritation of the surrounding skin. Always make sure that the colostomy appliance is flush with the colostomy without any exposed skin. Special creams and powders can also be used to help ease the burning. ...Read more

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Why do my tears burn/sting on the skin around my eyes? The direct contact hurts and the area hurts the next day. This is new to me.

Why do my tears burn/sting on the skin around my eyes? The direct contact hurts and the area hurts the next day. This is new to me.

Chapped skin: Most likely you are developing a dermatitis due to the constant moisture. I have had success with many patients by having them wash and dry the area twice a day, followed by placing a thin amount of petroleum jelly (vaseline) to the affected areas. Once it clears you can discontinue after 5-7 days. ...Read more

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I always have a terrible burning after intercourse with my husband. And when I test for infection. I don't have infection. Nor any skin tears. HELP?

I always have a terrible burning after intercourse with my husband. And when I test for infection. I don't have infection. Nor any skin tears. HELP?

Burning post sex: If you have been checked for infection by your healthcare provider and tests are negative, another possible cause is irritation of the urethra during sex. The urethra is the canal which empties the bladder, and sexual relations can activate areas of inflammation along the length of the urethra. You may need to see a urologist. ...Read more

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Touching skin around armpit a certain way causes burning tearing pain mid bicep very painfull no rash no discoloration two weeks now?

Touching skin around armpit a certain way causes burning tearing pain mid bicep very painfull no rash no discoloration two weeks now?

Radiculopathy: The nerves that come out of your neck from a plexus of nerves that povide sensation and motor control to the biceps and armpit area. Nerve entrapments or inflammations could cause your described symptoms. See a neurologist or gp to get checked for neuropathy involving the brachial plexus. ...Read more

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I have dry skin right under my vagina opening. It often tears and then burns when I urinate. Is there a cream I could use to help heal it?

I have dry skin right under my vagina opening. It often tears and then burns when I urinate. Is there a cream I could use to help heal it?

See remark: Maria: Dry skin can "crack" You are describing an area we call -perineum-
some urine(being acid) trickle down the perineum may cause burning sensation. If there is no sign of infection, use any skin lotion, cream such as (AVEENA) and apply to area twice a day for few days. You don't anything serious. Let us know how things go.
Best of health young lady. ...Read more

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If I push downward on skin near arm pit I get a painful tearing burning sensation at mid bicep no rash no discoloration 2 weeks now also when jogging?

If I push downward on skin near arm pit I get a painful tearing burning sensation at mid bicep no rash no discoloration 2 weeks now also when jogging?

Unclear: Need further clarification. The reason may be neurologic such as a pinched. Did you have any trauma? See your doctor for further ID. Does not sound serious but go and have it checked. ...Read more

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Friction like tears burn on side of head of penis where head meets the penis it's self. How long before heals and can have sexual activity withoutpain?

Friction like tears burn on side of head of penis where head meets the penis it's self. How long before heals and can have sexual activity withoutpain?

Penile skin tears: Gary:

I recommend abstinence from sex until these abraided areas of skin on the glans of the penis completely heal.

Have your family physician or internist examine these skin tears, to ensure they are not becoming infected. ...Read more

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If I rub skin below my armpit downward a certain way about mid bicep I get a burning tearing pain sensation on the skin area also feels numb after?

If I rub skin below my armpit downward a certain way about mid bicep I get a burning tearing pain sensation on the skin area also feels numb after?

How long???: How long have you had this symptom??? Look for a rash! These symptoms could represent early shingles. Ask question again with more information

Hope this helps

Dr Z ...Read more

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Is the extra skin near tear duct surrounding eyeball called thr plica semilumaris and if so what causes burning when no infection is present?

Is the extra skin near tear duct surrounding eyeball called thr plica semilumaris and if so what causes burning when no infection is present?

Dry eyes likely: The plica semilunaris is a vestigial structure of the nictitating membrane seen in other animals. It aides in forming a tear lake. The burning sensation you are experiencing is likely dry eye related and artificial tears should aid in your comfort. ...Read more

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Symtoms include the following: ear ach, runny nose, tearing eyes and burning, sore throat, head ache?

Symtoms include the following: ear ach, runny nose, tearing eyes and burning, sore throat, head ache?

Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep or flu). Throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin can lessen pain. ...Read more

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What happens to the skin during burns?

What happens to the skin during burns?

An injury: The seriousness of the injury depends on how deeply the skin is injured: a superficial burn is like a sunburn and will generally heal quickly, perhaps with a little peeling. A full thickness burn extends through the entire thickness of the skin and will not heal on its own except by scarring and contracture. Between these two extremes are partial thickness burns-some heal, some don't. ...Read more

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Burning my head unbalanced 2 weeks pain?

Burning my head unbalanced 2 weeks pain?

Get checked quick!: Head pain with trouble balancing that has not gone away needs to be checked soon: in the next few days, to find out what is going on. If the pain or balance trouble worsens, go to an ER. ...Read more

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What should I expect after burning your skin?

What should I expect after burning your skin?

Many variable: It depends on the depth of the burn — 1st, 2nd, or 3rd degree, and if your skin is pigmented. Usually, the skin will turn red and / or hyperpigmented. ...Read more

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Laced pot head burning?

Laced pot head burning?

Laced with what?: Pot (marijuana) has been known to be laced with a huge number of things, depending on what the dealer is trying to accomplish with his prey. If simpy wants to use less pot and add a filler, it may be baking soda. If wants victims to get hooked to heavier stuff, he (or she) will add Cocaine or heroine or hallucinogen. Addiction prone person need be expose only once, which then is the new craving. ...Read more

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Can peroxide burn your skin?

Can peroxide burn your skin?

IT DOESN'T: The only real use for peroxide is to help wash stuff out of a dirty wound. It doesn't kill bacteria even as much as a topical antibiotic. It will even damage healing tissue. Does it bubble when 'germs' are present? No, it just bubbles peroxide is water with an extra oxygen atom. This is weakly attached and wants to come off hence the bubbling. Bacteria? No it will bubble on clean glass. ...Read more

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How to care my after burn skin?

What kind of burn?: What kind of burn is it?
Is it from too much sun, or is it from touching something hot? Is it 1st degree, 2nd degree? ...Read more

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My fore skin is burning what to do?

Foreskin: Burning of the foreskin may represent a skin infection or tightness of the skin. Keeping the area clean is essential. If the skin becomes too tight to go over the head of the penis, or if there are signs of infection, see an uroiogist. ...Read more

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How are freon burns to skin treated?

How are freon burns to skin treated?

Depends: It depends on the depth of the burn. For partial thickness burns, they are cleansed and treated with a medicated cream and dressed. ...Read more

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How can I prepare skin for hot sauce burn?

Hot pepper burns: Washing the skin with dish soap or hand degreaser can help dissolve the oils that contain Capsaicinoids. Soaking in water with corn starch will also help to remove oil from the skin. ...Read more

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How can I treat chemical burns on my head?

How can I treat chemical burns on my head?

Chemical burns: Although burns are burns, chemical burns pose the additional problem that the insult can continue after the exposure. It is important to thoroughly wash and remove/neutralize any trace of the chemical agent. Once the area is clean, depending on the severity of the burn, treatment can be done appropriately. See a specialist. ...Read more

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How do I get a tan without burning the skin?

Spray tan: There is no such thing as a "healthy tan". In fact, any tan at all means that there has been damage to the cells in your skin, damage that predisposes to premature aging and skin cancers. Spray tanning will give you a darker hue at no risk of uv induced damage. ...Read more

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What happens to the skin after a grease burn?

What happens to the skin after a grease burn?

Blisters: Blisters or large bullae would develop plus skin redness (erythema). ...Read more

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What medications can make skin feel like a burn?

What medications can make skin feel like a burn?

Photo sensitizing: Certain photo sensitizing agents can make you sun sensitive and cause you to burn more easily when exposed to uv light. Some examples include doxycycline, some diuretics, retinoids, as well as medications such as psoralens. Note that these are just some examples and by no means is that list complete. ...Read more

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I have burning sensation on fore head what do I do?

I have burning sensation on fore head what do I do?

Hard to say: May be due to various causes. It would be more helpful if you give more information: How long has it been present? Does it last all day? If not, how long each time. Where in the forehead: in the center vs on either side of forehead? Are there any other symptoms: fever, trouble with vision or any other symptoms? "Burning" type pain often signifies a problem with a local nerve to the involved area. ...Read more

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Can stress cause a burning on the skin sensation?

Can stress cause a burning on the skin sensation?

Possibly: Burning on the skin is called a paresthesia. That means is a perversion of normal sensation. If it is just a localized area like your legs it could be a peripheral neuropathy like diabetics ofttimes get. ...Read more