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What could these pinprick red dots on skin that are not itchy be from?

What could these pinprick red dots on skin that are not itchy be from?

Cherry angioma??: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. ...Read more

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Red dots on skin but not itchy? Could it still be allergic? Or some infection?

Red dots on skin but not itchy? Could it still be allergic? Or some infection?

Rash: Medical advice is difficult to provide for conditions such as rashes because visual inspection is so important to a physician's diagnosis. The distribution of the rash on the body is also important information. The best advise I can give is consult a physician for a history and physical examination. ...Read more

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What are red round itchy spots on the skin?

What are red round itchy spots on the skin?

Possibly hives: Skin allergies may be what you are describing. If it does not resolve easily see a doctor for the diagnosis and treatment. Eczema may also be what you are dealing with as well as psoriasis. ...Read more

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What are these not red, non itchy, dry, non flaky spots on my skin. They're about the size of a nickle and smaller. They're spreading quickly.

What are these not red, non itchy, dry, non flaky spots on my skin. They're about the size of a nickle and smaller. They're spreading quickly.

Dry spreading rash: There are a number of different things this could be. One of them, common in young people is pityriasis rosea, which has oval pink/tan/salmon colored patches with scaling on the rim of the patch. On the back it has a christmas tree distribution with descending rows of these patches. If any rash is spreading quickly, please see your dermatologist right away for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have red spots on my skin but not itchy, what it is?

I have red spots on my skin but not itchy, what it is?

Many things: If you are sensitive to hot or cold that can hapen after a shower or bath. If you have a fungal infection it could be tinea versicola, and if it worries you see your doctor for a diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have flat red spots all over my skin, they aren't itchy what could this be?

I have flat red spots all over my skin, they aren't itchy what could this be?

Red spots: Could be anything or nothing to be concerned about. First see your primary doctor and you might need a referral to a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is wrong with my skin? Red, dry, itchy spots on my chest that seem to be spreading. Help!

What is wrong with my skin? Red, dry, itchy spots on my chest that seem to be spreading. Help!

No way to know?: Rashes are difficult at best when seen by the doctor. One would need more information and a look to know how to give you a diagnosis. Contagious? Infection? Fungal? Parasitic (scabies and such)? Contact dermatitis (poison ivy/oak)? Systemic disease with rash (lupus and other)? Syphilis? Eczema? Allergic reaction? The story goes on and on. I am so sorry I cannot help you! Get seen. ...Read more

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I have 4 red itchy round spots on my skin, as well as itchiness on my vaginal area, what can this be?

I have 4 red itchy round spots on my skin, as well as itchiness on my vaginal area, what can this be?

Needs to be checked: It is very difficult to say what is causing the itchy spots without knowing the location and looking at them. These can be due to insect bites or allergy to something your skin came in contact with. You can use over the counter1% hydrocortisone cream locally. The vaginal itch can be due to yeast infection most commonly but there are other causes. I suggest you get checked by your doctor and get treate ...Read more

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Wondering why red spots on skin and itchy?

Wondering why red spots on skin and itchy?

Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I have dry and sensitive skin, my face gets really hot, itchy, irritating and also big red spots appear on both my cheeks, what can the problem be?

I have dry and sensitive skin, my face gets really hot, itchy, irritating and also big red spots appear on both my cheeks, what can the problem be?

Rosacea: Make sure you are not allergic to your makeup. Having fillings in teeth can also cause these issues. Clinically be checked to make this is not rosacea if so need prescription for metrogel ...Read more

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What are these red, non dry non itchy spots not bumps, spots? They are about the size and circumference of a grain of rice. No skin texture change.

What are these red, non dry non itchy spots not bumps, spots? They are about the size and circumference of a grain of rice. No skin texture change.

Some thoughts...: You do a great job of describing the rash, but unfortunately there are still very many possibilities. It could be a medication reaction, a viral exanthem, tinea, eczema (even if it doesn't itch), a vasculitis... It's a long list. Your doctor will ask how long it's been there, any associated symptoms (fever, etc), they'll see if it blanches, if there's any scale. Hope this is somewhat helpful! ...Read more

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I have itchy, red spots on my skin, remedy?

I have itchy, red spots on my skin, remedy?

The remedy will: Depend on the cause. In -person medical evaluation is the best way to determine cause. ...Read more

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What is the cause of red spots on skin th are not itchy and not raised?

Don't know.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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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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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.

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.

Dermatologist is: Needed ASAP. Sounds like a tick bite, to be sure see a dermatologist SOON. In the States this could be a deer tick bite, not good but treatable in the early stages. ...Read more

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My boyfriend every time he goes out in the sun his skin comes up with itchy red blister type spots? What would help take the itch away?

My boyfriend every time he goes out in the sun his skin comes up with itchy red blister type spots? What would help take the itch away?

Sounds like he has: Photoeruption from sunlight, he should always wear sunscreen SPF 20 or higher with Zinc or avobenzone and apply aloe after if he gets burned to calm skin. Soak in aluminum acetate if he actually gets blisters, then Hydrocortisone for any itching ...Read more

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Hey I don't understand why I get really itchy in curtain spots of my skin and after scratching the skin gets red and then a yellowish bump appears?

Hey I don't understand why I get really itchy in curtain spots of my skin and after scratching the skin gets red and then a yellowish bump appears?

Rash: It is difficult to know what this might be. Many things can present with bumps on the skin and itching. It is important to know exactly where on the skin these appear, whether it is associated with seasons, whether you might have changed soap or other things that you apply to your skin. If it continues see a dermatologist. You may need a biopsy of one of these bumps. ...Read more

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Dry, itchy, skin with some red spots, any suggestions?

Dry, itchy, skin with some red spots, any suggestions?

See a doctor: Consider using moisturizers for your skin and applying after a shower. Use witch hazel for the itching and aveeno (oatmeal) bath oil while in the shower on your wash cloth. A doctor can properly diagnose the problem and start treatment. Avoid scratching as it can cause discoloration to your skin. ...Read more

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Spots of dry skin on forearms...itchy...I scratched them. And now they are red welts?

Dermatographism: When the skin welts up after scratching, it is call dermatographism. Antihistamine often helps control this condition. Sometimes dry skin can cause it as well and you may try applying a moisturizer to the area especially right after bathing to see if this helps. ...Read more

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I have dry, itchy red spots on my skin that turn white. They're really bad on the back of my knees. What is this?

I have dry, itchy red spots on my skin that turn white. They're really bad on the back of my knees. What is this?

Eczema?: By location and symptoms, it sounds like eczema. When it goes away, it sometimes leaves lighter patches. Treated by cortisone creams and prevented by moisturizing the skin better, eczema is very common. Dry climate (winter) can worsen. Moisturize well--creams, not lotions. The color will return if it is eczema. ...Read more

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I am experiencing skin rash around neck quality: itchiness, red. I have had it for years on and off looks like spots not risen?

I am experiencing skin rash around neck quality: itchiness, red. I have had it for years on and off looks like spots not risen?

Plan: Your description of your rash not good enough to make any diagnosis or advice. You having this for years. ... May be time to go to a doctor for any reason and ask professional advice after evaluation. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have hives or some other skin problem. Red spots that are very itchy and they are all over.?

Red itchy spot: May be poison ivy or oak, other contact dermatitis, bed bugs or scabies., Benedryl helps, you may need steroid (prednisone) pills if topical steroids do not help. Sometimes there is an associated infection so antibiotics may be used as well. For scabies you need elmite. Wash all clothes/ bed linen. See doc/urgent care/telemedicine ...Read more

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How can pregnancy affect your skin? I have tiny very small red spots popping up all over my body. Not itchy or hurt just tiny red spots

How can pregnancy affect your skin? I have tiny very small red spots popping up all over my body. Not itchy or hurt just tiny red spots

Hemangioma: Hard to say without a picture, but you might be describing hemangiomas which are benign vascular growth, stimulated by estrogen. Nothing to be worried about. ...Read more

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Rash on chest not itchy or painful. Red, generally more round but not perfectly round, spots seem to by "dry" skin. Skin can be scratched off.?

Rash on chest not itchy or painful. Red, generally more round but not perfectly round, spots seem to by "dry" skin. Skin can be scratched off.?

Pityriasis rosea?: This is just a good guess. Could be other things. But if it's pr it will resolve on its own. However it could be other entities I would hate to scare you with here. Suggest a derm eval. ...Read more

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Hi I used amlactin for one week then I started getting red and itchy next day I had extreme dark spots on my body I have sensitive skin what do I use to even my skin out that won't take long and that won't cause me to break out oh and I have combination ski

Hi I used amlactin for one week then I started getting red and itchy next day I had extreme dark spots on my body I have sensitive skin what do I use to even my skin out that won't take long and that won't cause me to break out oh and I have combination ski

Amlactin: This is a common relation to this medication. People can experience very dry skin almost a alligator like skin. This is even worse if your in te son. Stop the medication your to sensitive and reacting to this medication. Follow up with your dermatologist to suggest another treatment option. ...Read more