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One Red Spot On Arm
I have 2 red smooth quarter sized spots on my left backside upper arm and one red smooth spot on my right arm by my elbow what is it?
Tricky: dermatologic conditions are hard to discuss without seeing them. I go with the process occurrring (which could be infection or insect mediated) and the location to give clues. Bites, ringworm, even syphillis are possible. many other possibilities i Psoriasis if it has scaley parts is possible; eczema if itchy. Reactions if you've had an exposure at JUST those locations, but those seem less likely ...Read more
Three days ago, i noticed a red circle on my arm, it's really itchy and it appeared on several more spots on the skin.
Red spot on abdomen grew to dark red patch that was sore but now raised, smooth appx 2 inch. Second spot now appeared. Had erisypelas on face last yr?
Assuming it is: The same diagnosis, antibiotics such as penicillin are used to get rid of the infection. In severe cases, antibiotics may need to be given through an IV (intravenous line). People who have repeated episodes of erysipelas may need long-term antibiotics. But see a dermatologist first! ...Read more
My feet swelled and got blaches, a blach on my leg and one on my privates a red spot perfectly round with a darker red pimple in middle?
Small, circular spotted rash, was red in colour now turning brown over the last few days, slightly raised, not painful. On top of arm. What is it?
Ring shaped rash: Sounds like this could be ring worm- a fungal infection if the skin. It's quite common esp in hot environments, and if contact with kids. You might want to try Clotrimazole 1% or other topical anti fungal cream for 10 days. If that doesn't wipe it out, better show it to a doc for definitive evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
See MD: Could be anything from ringworm (fungal infection), insect bite, drug eruption, doubtful psoriasis in absence of other marks. Make sure it is not lyme disease, etc. Lesion may get bigger, or disappear and show up elsewhere (erythema migrans). Especially important if other symptoms, like feverish, flush, nausea, headache, joint aches, etc. See md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Penny size red circle on my upper arm, noticed it maybe two weeks ago at the gym. Doesn't itch, not scaly, just a pink, slightly raised coin.
Ring Worm?: Tinea corporis (ring worm) often begins as a circular or oval, red, scaling patch. Usually has central clearing with an active advancing border a few millimeters wide. Lesion shaped like a ring. Responds to daily application of topical antifungals. Could also be an eczema patch which can be treated with topical moisturizers or hydrocortizone cream. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you're asking...: ...What is causing it, it could be any of a dozen different things, from an allergy to something that touched your skin, to a virus, to something you ate or inhaled, to an internal problem. You'll need to see a dermatologist who can look at the rash directly and give you a precise diagnosis. ...Read more
Siri got 1 red spot on my pennis head and 5 red red spots on my hand, two red bumps on thigh and one ulcer on mouth ? Are these acute HIV symptms ?
Could be: See a dermatologist to get your final answer. ...Read more
Felt a stabbing/poking sensation on a spot on my head.spot of my scalp felt tender compared to another spots of my scalp.white head pimples& red spots?
I have a red rash on th trunk if my body, upper legs & bottom half of my back & bottom. It came on suddenly. What is it?
I had a red dot on my palm three weeks ago. This week it swelled red and now has little white bumps surrounding the red dot under the skin and hurts.
Palm pain: What you describe may be an infection starting to spread in your palm. You should be seen to diagnosis this problem and get treatment. If you do not have a doctor then go to walk in clinic. ...Read more
Brown spot some of foot and red raised tiny spot on pinky and raised spit on back of hand as well?
Med eval: with visualization of lesions will be needed to make accurate diagnosis and to make recommendations. ...Read more