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Rash And Red Spots On Heel
My 3 month old just got two bright red spots on the back of her heels. They have been there for about 30 hours now, and haven't lightened up at all.?
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
See your doctor: Make an appointment with your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
My skin gets itchy, when i scratch it, it turns to red spots. Like rashes. I don't have food allergies. What could this be?
My 3 month old just got two red spots on her heels one on the back of each foot right above her heels looks like it would from someone with shoes that are too small but she doesn't wear shoes they don't seem to bother her at all they have been there for a
There could be many: Reasons those red dots are there. I.E. A bite, a scratch, an abrasion etc. Babies do kick their feet around. It may also be none of the above the hard thing is that we can't see the red spots as you do. For this reason i would recommend you take your baby to the doctor - her pediatrician, a dermatologist or podiatrist should be able to help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am currently taking acyclovir 400 mg twice a day for genital herpes, I am still getting scratches, teeny red spots, and rashes! is this normal?
No: Please see your doctor for follow up. This way you can find out about the cause. ...Read more