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Is Pityriasis Rosea a real thing? If so, can it spread to all spots of the body?

Is Pityriasis Rosea a real thing? If so, can it spread to all spots of the body?

Real: Features a characteristic rash which spares the scalp, face, forearms, hands, lower legs, and feet. Usually there is 1 large "herald spot" soon followed by numerous small ones. Sometimes it is quite itchy. After 6 to 12 weeks it is usually gone, never to appear again. It is due to one of the herpes viruses, but NOT the same as genital herpes or cold sores or chicken pox. There is no definitive tre ...Read more

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Had itchy skin all over my body last 5 months developed red spots which spread everyday?

Had itchy skin all over my body last 5 months developed red spots which spread everyday?

Itchy skin: 21F England: Had itchy skin all over my body last 5 months developed red spots which spread everyday? ANS: need picture and more on meds and other illnesses and what kind of work you do. Happy do 2nd opinion to get more information and help. ...Read more

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What would cause blotchy dry pink spots to spread all over my chest? They don't itch and look like tinea versicolor or pityriasis rosea.

What would cause blotchy dry pink spots to spread all over my chest? They don't itch and look like tinea versicolor or pityriasis rosea.

Chest spots: Tinea versicolor (aka pityriasis versicolor) is a chronic fungal infection of the skin characterized by sharply bordered, scaly, red-tan patches on trunk, upper arms, neck that do not tan. ± itch. Tx is antifungals like clotrimazole/ketoconazole/miconazole. Otc selenium shampoo (leave on 10 min) can help. Pityriasis rosea is viral rash (probably) that lasts 3-12 wks, starting with —>. ...Read more

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A girl 13 years old had fish milk allergic reaction got leukoderma on face what you suggest these are whites spots will it spread on all body remedy?

A girl 13 years old had fish milk allergic reaction got leukoderma on face what you suggest these are whites spots will it spread on all body remedy?

Unrelated: Leukoderma is loss of pigment from the skin. It can be caused by overuse of potent topical corticosteroids or it may be an autoimmune disease. Food allergy is a different kind of abnormal immune reaction. Non-western hcps may see them as related. If autoimmune it may spread. In india fruit of bael tree is used as remedy. If steroid-induced avoidance will lead to gradual resolution. ...Read more

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Hi.Drs, i h done CT thorax with IV contrast and now red spots with itching spreads all over my body.Is it becz of the injection.?

Hi.Drs, i h done CT thorax with IV contrast and now red spots with itching spreads all over my body.Is it becz of the injection.?

Probably: This sounds like a typical reaction to IV contrast. In the future should you need an IV contrast requiring study, notify your doctors so they can give you pre-medication to prevent the symptoms. If you develop wheezing or shortness of breath, you should seek medical attention immediately. ...Read more

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Poped a bump with yellow pus boil on top and it spread and all pimple left dark spots could this be staph infection body was hot also hot?

Poped a bump with yellow pus boil on top and it spread and all pimple left dark spots could this be staph infection body was hot also hot?

Could be Staph: Without seeing this and culturing it it is impossible to accurately diagnose. See a doctor and have them examine you. Good luck. ...Read more

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Iv had red itching spots wiv watery heads on covering my upper body (chest and arms) it's now spread to my legs feeling very tyerd and sick?

Iv had red itching spots wiv watery heads on covering my upper body (chest and arms) it's now spread to my legs feeling very tyerd and sick?

Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor can evaluate, as rashes are hard to describe in words. One possible cause of water-filled small blisters could be chicken pox. Chicken pox starts as small reddish spots, which form a very small fluid-filled blister in the middle of each spot. The small blister breaks easily when rubbed, releasing a tiny drop of clear yellowish fluid. Each spot then forms a small scab. ...Read more

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Soles/palms for awhile small red bumpy spots then dry and peel itchy comes and goes now spread to body rash feet and hands v hot itchy swollen sore?

Soles/palms for awhile small red bumpy spots then dry and peel itchy  comes and goes now spread to body rash feet and hands v hot itchy swollen sore?

Hand foot and mouth?: It's very uncommon for adults, common for kids. In the last few weeks i've seen several adults with hand, foot, and mouth disease. It's an uncomfortable but not dangerous viral illness, improves within a few days, but if your symptoms, worsen, change or fail to improve you should be seen. ...Read more