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Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more


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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 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. ?

Recent rash?: This may be from a viral infection or a drug reaction. If the problem goes away after 10 days, don't worry about it. If the rash persists, then see a dermatologist. If pus is present , consider impetigo It is unlikely to be an allergic reaction in the absence of itching. ...Read more

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Very itchy all over, expecially at night, itchy pimple rash on wrist and fingers, worried could be scabbies!?

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

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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?

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

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What causes very tiny pimples-like spots around the wrist?

What causes very tiny pimples-like spots around the wrist?

Dermatologist: This could be several things, such as lichen planus, verruca plana, or other conditions. Would need more detail as to size, pattern, color, appearance, timing of these 'pimples' to make better guesses. You may want to see a primary care doc or better, a dermatologist, to evaluate accurately. ...Read more

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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?

 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

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Pimple on wrist, what could this be?

Pimple on wrist, what could this be?

Not sure.: Maybe it's just a pimple on the wrist. Could you provide some history or share a photo so we can look at it? ...Read more

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What can be done for itchy red pimple like dots on legs and wrists?

What can be done for itchy red pimple like dots on legs and wrists?

The treatment will: depend on the cause. You can take an oral antihistamine for the itching, but depending on what, if any, other symptoms you have, you may need a more specific treatment. Please contact your doctor or a dermatologist to be seen. If you are a HealthTap Prime member, you can consult one of us and send a photo and we may be able to help you that way. ...Read more

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Have a pimple like spot on arm/wrist over 3 months I've scratched off it comes back had basil cell in past what can I try to get rid of it?

Have a pimple like spot on arm/wrist over 3 months I've scratched off it comes back had basil cell in past what can I try to get rid of it?

Prable basal cell Ca: Skin sores that heal, scab, have scab fall off and then sore repeats and scabs is almost always basal cell ca. At times low grade squamous Ca. Easiest treatment is Efudex (fluorouracil) ointment applied every evening and area washed off in AM Repeat x10 Area becomes very red. These are effector cells removing tumor. Follow with A&D ointment daily x10 to complete healing. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more