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Neck Hot To Touch
VisualDx: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Skin nerve irri: You may have irritation of one of the superficial nerves that innervate your skin.The most common one is on the anterolateral thigh call (meralgia parestetica). ...Read more
Cleaned house now arms numb and neck hurts more sore feeling than pain my arms feel like icy hot down the outer part to hands?
Extremely painful hard upper arm mass, not visible been there for many months no injury hot to touch hurts/hard to move arm. Pain spreading down arm. ?
Abscess?: I would urge you to see your family doctor and let him/her examine this painful, hard, upper arm mass. He/she may be able to treat it themselves or should know which specialist to refer you to get it resolved. Do not put this off any longer. Call the office first thing in the morning. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Neck, back, and face feel hot for the past couple of days but doesn't feel hot to touch. Feeling uncomfortable and hot. I have ovary cyst causing hot?
Body COLD to touch goosebumps hands purple. Neck up HOT to touch. Nausea. Blurry vision. Faintness. Took sugar salt water inhaler. 1hr better. WHAT?
Some thoughts...: When there are different temperatures to several parts of the body, along with nausea and faintness, one may be coming down with flu-like symptoms, which can be from the seasonal flu virus or other germs. Hormonal changes and/or blood sugar problems may also cause such symptoms. The question is a bit hard to interpret, but one can see a primary care doctor if symptoms are persistent or bothersome. ...Read more
Swollen painful neck glands, fever 100.6, chills, painful to Tilt my head back, headache, and sore throat.
Maybe strep, etc...: Nose and throat symptoms can be from cold viruses, strep throat, allergies, etc... It can be difficult to tell what the cause is. If symptoms only last 1-2 days, it was likely allergies, irritation, or a mild cold. Doctors have rapid 5-minute tests for strep, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics without delay. Sounds like it's time for a trip to the doctor. ...Read more
Extremely still painful trapezius muscles, and neck, headache and tender to touch around crown of head. Possible causes?
Med eval: It would be beneficial to have this evaluated to ensure that you don't have streph throat (which requires antibiotic treatment). Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more
Popping in ears, stiff feeling in neck and one side feels swollen, sometimes sensitive to touch just under my chin, what could this be?
Cheekbone pain, itchy eyebrows with discomfort, when i bite down teeth feel funny, headaches that feel pressure like, sore throat warm to touch ?
Sinusitis: This sounds like classic maxillary sinusitis, with sensory nerve paresthesia that runs thru the involved sinus or else maxillary tooth inflammation. You might not require abx, but start on OTC decongestant topical spray (Afrin) for few days with nasal saline sprays. If known seasonal allergies then take meds for those as well, even OTC. Visible facial swelling or failure to improve requires abx. ...Read more
Injury from tree between neck and shoulder, severe pain, stiff neck, red itchy rash burns when touched and swollen lymph nodes? Been to chiropractor
See a physician: Nothing against chiropractors but the rash and lymph nodes are not in their field of expertise and should be evaluated by a physician. If the chiropractor has been unable to help with the neck and shoulder discomfort i would take any imaging he/she has done and seek an opinion for an orthopedic doctor. Could be just soft tissue injury or maybe a small fracture. Please see an md for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am experiencing neck pain and neck strain. My neck is warm all around, tender to touch with my fingertips. Felt more tired then normal.
The significance of: your symptoms depends almost entirely on the context in which you're experiencing them. Sprains, strains and inflammation can cause such symptoms. The fatigue may or may not be related. The most common link is stress. Based on the "conditions" you mention, I strongly recommend that you see your doctor regardless of what's going on in your neck. Dr. Anne ...Read more
You must B 17 2 post: Ask your pediatrician with your parents involvement to help answer your question directly. Sorry we can't answer your question now. ...Read more
Can hair dressers and massage therapists give head neck shoulder massages around swollen lymph nodes?
Yes: That is very ok as long as u enjoy it to your full satishfaction. ...Read more
Cant eat headache legs tingling light head feel like passing out neck is tense sore in mouth hard to swollow tight chest should I go to er?
Yes: Too many symptoms - i think the er is a good idea. They do some basic testing and help sort out what is going on. ...Read more
Are you ill?: You can have sensitive skin and muscles all over your body, if you are feverish from a viral illness or the flu. Other possible causes would be environmental contacts that irritated you or localized trauma to those areas. I can't give you a lot more information without more detail on your end. See your doctor if it is getting worse. ...Read more