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I have a raised welted circle with two puncture wounds in the middle it itches what could this be? Thought it might be a spider
Not enough info!: If this is worsening, your bite (assume it is by your description) may become infected. Certain bites (brown recluse spider, for example) can contain tissue toxins that lead to large(r) difficult-to-heal wounds that may require physician care or even surgery. If this is getting worse, see an md promptly. If no sign of worsening, oral Benadryl will help the welt and itch. ...Read more
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are a discoloration and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the tissues. Pupura refers to bruising as the result of a disease condition. A very small bruise is called a petechia. These often appear as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could ...Read more
My 1 1/2 year old gets small pink/red dots (smaller than the tip of a pencil eraser) that don't itch, they aren't raised/welted, and aren't dry or sca?
Spots on skin: Hello ~ I am afraid I have no idea. You will have to take him to see someone so that the lesions can be seen and identified. Without that I'm just guessing. thanks ...Read more
My skin has been very itchy lately & when I scratch it raised welts appear all over my skin and becomes very uncomfortable and even more itchy. ?
Dermographism: Zyrtec-----generic is ceterizine, same but cheaper. Can take daily if need. Some need 2. Some feel sleepy and try instead claratin or Allegra. May need cream to reduce itch. OTC Aveeno, Eucerin, etc can help. Prescription triamcinolone comes in a 16 oz jar. Dermographism is a physical urticaria, not an allergy. Histamine is released from mast cells in skin by rubbing or scratching or pressure. ...Read more
I have had itchy skin for quite some time. When I scratch, I get raised welts that aren't red. Sometimes they are parallel lines. Stress?
Dermatographism: Your skin symptoms of itching or hyperreactivity can be due to allergy to something internal or external and may even be due to chronic stress. Antihistamines like Benadryl or Claritin may help. Atarax has been helpful also. See an allergist if symptoms persist although sometimes a cause cannot be found. ...Read more
There is a raised welt next to an incision on my cheek from basal cell removal 7 weeks ago. It is firm, massaging does not help, what can be done?
See your surgeon: This could simply be firm scar tissue but could also be additional cancer. If it is just scar, it may improve with time or cortisone injections. If it is more skin cancer, then more surgery will be needed. You should go see your surgeon to have it checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have several large raised welts that appear to be some type of bite.They are extremely itchy and uncomfortable.
What is this? Today i also feel dizzy and nauseous.
Hello. : Hello. I am answering this 6 hours after you wrote in. You could have hives from an allergic reaction. You described feeling dizzy, hot and nauseated. I don't know if you have breathed in chemicals or contacted something that you are allergic to. If you have difficulty breathing, chest tightness, swelling of lips, tongue or throat, your symptoms have worsened or are not improving this could be an dangerous allergic reaction. If that were the case, hopefully you have already been medically evaluated by the time you read this response. Take care. ...Read more
Y daughter woke up broke out in like small bumps.. Now they are raised and like welts on her skin.. What should i do i was told it was allergiesM?
I've gone tanning in a tanning bed and my butt is burnt. I went today again and I noticed part of it looks like a welt/raised skin. What is it?
Welts is another description of hive or swelling in the skin. They are pink, raised and with a vague border. The term welts is used more often for larger pinkish swelling in the skin, whereas , hives are often smaller pinkish swellings. Both are caused by histamine release in the skin which usually ...Read more
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