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Pimple Like Rash On Left Wrist
I have a pimple- like thing with no pus located on on my left wrist. It causes no irritation and feels a slight pain when I pinch it. What is it?
Many possibilities.: You don't say how long it's been there, but this time of year it could be as simple as a bug bite. If it hasn't been there long, give it a few days to go away. If it has been present longer than a week, let your doctor or a dermatologist have a look at it. ...Read more
I have non itchy rashes like pimples on my right arm (wrist to elbow) and a little on left arm. I am not on medication or has changed my diet.?
I have these small pimple like bumps on the inside of my arn by my wrist. My mom said it was a heat rash but I'm worried its something more.
In the last week I have been waking up in middle of the night itchy al over body, mostly stomach arms and legs, also hav a pimple like rash on wrist?
Very itchy all over, expecially at night, itchy pimple rash on wrist and fingers, worried could be scabbies!?
Scabies: You are probably right. Get a skin scrape by a derm and a prescription and you'll recover quickly. ...Read more
See below: Use that or a lotion containing cortisone. If the rash persists after that, check with a dermatologist. It may represent a reaction to a substance you are using --soap, a cosmetic, for example ...Read more
I have a rash on my left wrist & on the right side of the back of my neck that's just slightly into my hair line. Neither area really itch, about 4days?
RASH ON WRIST NECK:
CANNOT TELL WITHOUT SEEING THE RASH.
IT COULD BE SOMETHING YOU ARE ALLERGIC TO.
HAVE YOU DONE ANYTHING DIFFERENT IN THE PAST WEEK? PAINTING, SPRAYING?
IF YOU ARE PUZZLED AND IF THE RASH APPEARS TO HAVE SPREAD, THEN DO SEE A DERMATOLOGIST.
HAVE YOU BEEN EXPOSED TO POISON IVY RECENTLY?
IT DOES NOT SOUND SERIOUS. ...Read more
Allergy or infection: A wrist rash that is itchy and sometimes oozes moisture or liquid may be an infection (such as bacteria or herpes) or may be a significant allergy (such as to a bracelet or watchband). A doctor may want to look at the rash a few times to figure things out. It helps to see the rash when it starts, when it is at its worse, and after it has resolved. ...Read more
I had surgery on my left wrist on the 11th. The orange stuff they used caused a very itchy rash and I told them I was allergic to betadine. Any ideas?
? iodide allergy: It sounds like a possible allergy to iodides (iodine-containing substances). If there is a rash in areas which were coated by the "orange stuff", that represents a "contact dermatitis". Contact the surgeon to confirm it was an iodinated substance, and note for the future your iodine allergy. ...Read more
Can you tell me some difference, I am a teenager with acne, but I don't know how that could make me get a rash, usually on my arms/wrists?
Likely not related: You can have a zillion other reasons for having a rash on your arms and wrists, nothing at all to do with the fact you have acne elsewhere. If your primary doctor has not been able to diagnose the rash and help you, then I suggest an appointment with a dermatologist so that you can get appropriate treatment. If haven't seen your primary care doctor about it, make appointment there first. ...Read more
Bummer: I am very fond of telling people that the main tool that a dermatologist has to use in his or her practice is their eyeballs! That means that you should have this problem looked at by dermatologist personally. This could be anything from a fully cure this too allergic contact dermatitis! I have even seen herpes simplex my butt off and nowhere else. ...Read more
I've got almost like a rash, on my left arm. It looks like a bunch of pimples. Idk what it is. Can you help me?
On my left hand my thumb has little white bumps on that look like a pimple when they open the skin then peels and they keep spreading?
Warts: You may have a type of warts. You need to see your doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
I have pimple like rash on upper left arm, down to my elbow. It seems to get a bit better with antifungal and hydracortizone creams. Possiblities?
Staph infection: At worst, if they are real red pustules, they could be a topical staph infection. If they are skin colored small bumps, and you have a few on the other arm in the same place, it's a genetic condition called "hyperkeratosis pilaris". Creams help temporarily but do not cure or remove it. You may need to have somebody look at it to tell the difference. ...Read more
Small pimple like bumps always on the palm of my left hand other times it get big. It's very painful. Sometimes on my feet & face. What could it be?
I have a rash on my inner thighs, non painful, pimple like bumps on my penis. Recently there was a rash on my left butt cheek, arm bumps, what is It?
While masturbating I notice small pimple like bump (underskin) next to maybe two other bumps that feel amost connected on the underside left of penis where pinky would be if right hand is being used. Its lots of veins there where skin loosen. Cause???
Without examining: The area in question it will be impossible to provide you with a diagnosis or reason for your findings. You will need to see health care provider for an evaluation. It is probably normal for you but I am sure you don't want to take the chance it could be something more serious. ...Read more