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Raised Red Bumps On Legs
I have tons of defined circular, raised red bumps on both legs, between my knees & ankles. They often itch. No new soaps, not razor burn. Advice?
Eczema vs. Psoriasis: Raised defined circular red bumps on skin could be a form of psoriasis or a type of eczema. You need to see a dermatologist or podistrist for evaluation and treatment. Your doctor may perform bloodwork on you to see if you have any signs of auto-immune disease and/or they may prescribe oral and/or topical medications to help resolve this skin issue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For the past month I have been experiencing weird raised red bumps on my arms and legs. It only happens if I scratch, and they go away quickly, help!
I have non itchy raised red bumps on my inner thighs. Ten on each leg in clusters. Didn't even notice them until I saw them.
Thigh rash: Your rash could be an allergic reaction, fungal infection or some kind of folliculitis (inflammation/infection around your hair follicles). Could also be a viral infection such as common warts. Infections are typically painful and swollen and can spread quickly if not treated. Best to see your doctor or a dermatologist to determine what it is. Hard to diagnose without seeing it. ...Read more
I have horrible sore throat - feels like a lump in back of throat when I swallow. Mouth is extremely dry. Rash on one leg with raised red bumps, itch?
See Dr.-? strept: See a dr. Could be strept. Rash may or may not be related, . Dr. Will check both areas out. Best wishes. ...Read more
Tinea corporis: It may be from the moisture with clothes, sweat. You need to see doctor for proper med. ...Read more
I have raised red bumps on my arms and back. I have had these bumps for around a week and a half.?
We just got back from a vacation in the Wi Dells. I noticed that I have a rash on both my sides by my breasts, going toward my back. Raised red bumps?
Swimmer's itch: Due to allergic reaction against microscopic larvae looking for their proper host, which is not you. Self-limited. Best relief from strong prescription steroid cream. Do not take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) unless you want sedation. It won't do much for you, anyway. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are hard to describe and hard to visualize in words. Rashes of bumps at the base of the penis may be blackheads (comedones) or be folliculitis, which is an infection in the little hair follicles in the skin. Rashes that itch a lot may be allergic reactions and/or skin infections. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate to decide on a diagnosis and talk about treatment options. ...Read more
Two randomly appearing raised red bumps on arm next to each other. Itchy. Did not have any for 2yr til now. No pain, no meds, not bugs.
Possible hives: Needs to be seen and visualized.Get a more detailed answer ›
Probably not: They are most likely taste buds (circumvallate papillae). See your dentist to be sure. ...Read more
in garage, when I felt a burn itch on fore arm. Now 5 days later its raised, red bumps in a circle. Hot & tender to touch. What can I put on it?
Cellulitis: You might have an infection under the skin where it is red. You might need oral antibiotics to prevent it from spreading. You need to have it seen by a doctor. Benadryll cream may help the itch but it still needs to been checked out by a professional ...Read more
I have had red eyes for the past year. They are especially red in the corners, and at the edges. I have also noticed small raised red bumps on edges?
Redness: There are many causes of re eyes, the main cause, with no other symptoms like light sensitivity, is dryness. Symptoms include burning worse at night, scratchy sensation and blurry vision. The treatment is lubricating eye drops; systane, blinks, refresh. The red spots are most likely areas of irritation called pingueculae. Use sunglasses while out doors. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a localized rash near the right side of my stomach, right next to my belly button. It consists of some small, slightly raised red bumps.
My son gets raised red bumps on the top of his tongue. Sometimes they result in sores. Any idea how to make them go away? Doc had said allergy.
Not allergy: The best bet is to consult a dentist or even better an oral surgeon. ...Read more
My 18 month old has raised red bumps all over his body. Some for over a month. No fever or any other noticeable symptoms. No itching/meds or changes?
Yes, it can be.: Most people have a variety of reactions to mosquito bites, and the symptoms change over time, depending on the amount of bites a person received. These reactions can include both immediate and delayed swelling and itching around the bite area. Localized reactions can be treated with the use of topical corticosteroid, such as Hydrocortisone cream, as well as with oral antihistamines. ...Read more
Raised red bumps and shoulders that won't go away with hydrocortizone crean, what is it and what should I use, thank you?
Unknown: Unfortunately, conditions such as these can't be diagnosed on the web. A physician needs to look at it and maybe even biopsy it. I suggest you make an appointment. ...Read more