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Doctor insights on: One Calf Blister Symptoms

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

Blistering is a bubble of skin filled with fluid. They can occur to excessive rubbing (as with a new pair of ...Read more


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I have little blister bumps on my leg they itch know one in my house have them what is it?

I have little blister bumps on my leg they itch know one in my house have them what is it?

See below: Possibilities include: 1. Infection (impetigo) 2. Hives 3. Bites from spiders or bed bugs (doubt bed bugs since no one else has them) 4. Poison ivy - unlikely in the colder areas of the us because poison ivy is seasonal 5. Rare causes of blisters such as an allergy to a medicine you are on. ...Read more

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My husband got the fronts of his legs badly sunburned and he has a huge blister on one leg and small one on other leg. What can we do to get it heale?

My husband got the fronts of his legs badly sunburned and he has a huge blister on one leg and small one on other leg.  What can we do to get it heale?

Keep clean...: The burn will heal with time. Given age of 75, I'm curious if any medical conditions exist that would impair healing? See local doc to determine if rx antibiotic cream is needed. Your husband should keep the area clean (gentle soap and water) and avoid tight clothes that will likely irritate the area and be painful to him. Avoid picking at the blisters as that increases chance for infection. ...Read more

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Can I get shingles on an arm and leg same side?...one week apart?...painful, blisters, and itching is awful...diagnosed left arm was shingles,....

Can I get shingles on an arm and leg same side?...one week apart?...painful, blisters, and itching is awful...diagnosed left arm was shingles,....

See a dermatologist: Very unlikely [not impossible] to have shingles in 2 different nerves. Severe itch is not a feature of shingles. Call a dermatologist and indicate that it is urgent. If you fail to get an immediate appointment, insist that your PCP call and demand it. ...Read more

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25 months toddler, small blisters (allergy) on right leg (back of knee area). Concentrated in one area. Not very red, itching. ?

25 months toddler, small blisters (allergy) on right leg (back of knee area).  Concentrated in one area. Not very red, itching.  ?

Eczema?: Typically this is the location of an eczema rash at that age, but it also can be a viral infection of the skin. It is best to have the pediatrician look at it and determine what needs to be done. ...Read more