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Doctor insights on: Rash And Red Spots On Inner Thigh Symptoms

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Red Spots (Definition)

One possibility for red spots is a collection of vessels in the skin and they are called hemangiomas. These can easily be treated. I usually will use ...Read more


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I have flat, red spots on my leg. It isn't a bruise & it isn't a rash. It doesn't itch either. I don't know its there. What could it be?

I have flat, red spots on my leg. It isn't a bruise & it isn't a rash. It doesn't itch either. I don't know its there. What could it be?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I have small red spots on my inner thigh (Groin). They don't itch?

I have small red spots on my inner thigh (Groin). They don't itch?

See a doctor: Rashes are very different and require a in person evaluation to accurately diagnose and treat. ...Read more

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Hello. I have these red spots/ lumps on the top of my inner thigh they have been there for a while. They are sore/ red and sometimes itchy thanks?

Hello. I have these red spots/ lumps on the top of my inner thigh they have been there for a while. They are sore/ red and sometimes itchy thanks?

Go to see GP: You need to see your gp to get checked. Sounds like it could be enlargement of the lymph nodes on the groin that you described on your question. It could be caused by infection, inflammation, trauma etc from the adjacent area like on the legs, genitalia area etc vs other things like autoimmune etc. Go to see your gp for further eval. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has itchy red spots along leg&inner thigh. My ankle have been&theres1spot on bra line. Switched sheets&detergent last week. Opinion&thghts?

My boyfriend has itchy red spots along leg&inner thigh. My ankle have been&theres1spot on bra line. Switched sheets&detergent last week. Opinion&thghts?

They gotta sleep.: Without actually seeing these itchy red "spots", one cannot be certain. And understand that I am speculating. But you can look on the internet for pictures. Are you ready??? BEDBUG bites. Calm down. It's only an educated guess. ...Read more

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I have white scab like things under hair follicles on my inner thighs. This area used to have red spots on the hair follicles which are now white. They used to be itchy and cause a burning sensation. What can the white scabs be?

I have white scab like things under hair follicles on my inner thighs. This area used to have red spots on the hair follicles which are now white. They used to be itchy and cause a burning sensation. What can the white scabs be?

Healing folliculitis: Folliculitis is an infection in hair follicle. It commonly occurs on areas where friction occurs. It usually starts as little red spots, which may itch or burn. These develop into pustules (lesions containing a tiny amount of pus). These pustules are often healed spontaneously by your body and appear as yellow or white scabs during the healing process. Wash gently with antibiotic soap and water. ...Read more

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Lastnight I noticed red spots on my inner thighs just after having sex with a new partner. We used a condom. And now my vagina's starting to burn?

Lastnight I noticed red spots on my inner thighs just after having sex with a new partner. We used a condom. And now my vagina's starting to burn?

Need to see MD: You need to see a GYN MD as you may have an infection. (STD). The condom only covers the "business end" of the penis, but STD's can be transmitted from scrotal contact with you. ...Read more

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Hi doc my son out of nowhere has red spots from his inner thigh and nappy region on his tummy up to his chest what can it be? Only noticed it today weather is kind of warm

Hi doc my son out of nowhere has red spots from his inner thigh and nappy region on his tummy up to his chest what can it be? Only noticed it today weather is kind of warm

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. ...Read more

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My 2 year old has a feverish, red, rash. Kind of spotty blotchy. Started as 1 spot about an inch long oval shape on inner thigh. Now all over body

My 2 year old has a feverish, red, rash. Kind of spotty blotchy. Started as 1 spot about an inch long oval shape on inner thigh. Now all over body

Viral?: Viral infection is often accompanied by a rash. If the problem goes away in a few days or is improving, then no worry. If it is getting worse or the child appears to be ill, then you need to bring the child to your doctor. (assuming that she is not having a drug reaction). ...Read more

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At what stage of leukemia is the symptom of a red spots/rash on arms and chest that are itcy?

Depends: Unlike solid tumor, there is differet stage, leukemia is usually disseminated disease at diagnosis. For someone without history of leukemia, rash usually is not caused by leukemia (although occasionally leukemia can present this way). For someone with confirmed diagnosis of leukemia, rash could be symptoms of leukemia, or infection, or medication reaction. Check with your oncologist. ...Read more

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Hi, my 10 year old son has developed a painful rash with what appears to be small blisters and red spots on the back of his mouth, no other symptoms?

Hi, my 10 year old son has developed a painful rash with what appears to be small blisters and red spots on the back of his mouth, no other symptoms?

Painful rash: He may have the start of hand, foot and mouth disease which is due to a viral illness. Check his hands and feet over the next few days. To sooth the pain in his mouth you can give him lots of cold things like popsicles or ice cream. A combination of benadryl (diphenhydramine) and peptobismol may also help in psin control ...Read more

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Hive like rash all over. Flu like symptoms. Swollen white tongue with red spots. Had unprotected oral sex with man and woman. Is this Hiv? Plz help!!

Hive like rash all over. Flu like symptoms. Swollen white tongue with red spots. Had unprotected oral sex with man and woman. Is this Hiv? Plz help!!

Need testing: Instead of panicking, please make an appointment with your medical provider for HIV testing, history, and physical. There are also over-the-counter tests available which are not cheap. Next time, use protection please. I sincerely hope your hiv test is negative. ...Read more

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Red spots on arm an thighs. Almost a year with this itchiness. Help please?

Red spots on arm an thighs. Almost a year with this itchiness. Help please?

Skin: Consider common condition called atopic dermatitis or eczema. W/o seeing skin can't tell. Consult physician but in meantime use good moisturizer, non prescrition and safe- cerave cream available at most pharmacies. Dermatologist recommended. Use twice day. ...Read more

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I have red spots on the top of my thigh just under my hip they have been here for nearly a month now?

I have red spots on the top of my thigh just under my hip they have been here for nearly a month now?

Best to see doctor: Skin rashes are best diagnosed when they can be seen. Also, it would be helpful to know if the rash is itchy or painful, changed over time or stayed the same etc. It is unlikely to be dangerous, but for a diagnosis please see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have these red spots all up and down my legs and thighs what could they be?

I have these red spots all up and down my legs and thighs what could they be?

Anything: We might be able to narrow it down for you a bit if you gave us more information, such as how long it has been there, whether it itches or hurts, and if anyone else in your household has anything similar, or is itching. But as a rule, rashes are very difficult to diagnose without actually seeing them; you'll probably have to see a dermatologist to find out for sure what is going on. ...Read more

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What are these small red spots on my upper inside thighs?

What are these small red spots on my upper inside thighs?

Angiomas: Location: angiomas may develop anywhere on the body at or near the surface of the skin. Symptoms: angiomas - are benign (non-malignant) tumors that are made up of small blood and lymphatic vessels. Angioma is one of the most commonly occurring of all skin lesions, it does not threaten the health or well-being of an individual and is removed generally for cosmetic reasons. ...Read more

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I have three red spots on the outside of the thigh. What could it be?

I have three red spots on the outside of the thigh. What could it be?

Many things: There are different types of rashes, and it's hard to know how "three red spots" actually appears. It could be bug bites. Or it could be an allergic reaction to something you touched. Or it could be a condition known as eczema can appear as red, itchy, dry patches. Or something else. Hard to know without seeing it and knowing more history. Best to see a doctor who can evaluate more thoroughly. ...Read more

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Itching in scrotum and thighs. Red spots in thighs?

Itching in scrotum and thighs. Red spots in thighs?

Infection: Likely area to get yeast infection, however is this age MRSA possible too. ...Read more

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There's a burning pain and red spots in left thigh. Help me please?

? Shingles: You need to see a Dr. If Shingles, early treatment reduces the chance of later complications. Diagnosis of your condition requires a face to face visit. ...Read more

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I quite often get red spots on my upper thighs, sometimes they turn to white heads, sometimes not. After googling they look exactly like ingrown hair?

I quite often get red spots on my upper thighs, sometimes they turn to white heads, sometimes not. After googling they look exactly like ingrown hair?

Need photo: It is difficult to make an accurate diagnosis without seeing a photo of what you are describing. Based on your description, it sounds like you are getting recurrent folliculitis, probably from excessive sweat, causing clogging of your hair follicles. If it is recurrent, you may have developed community-acquired MRSA. Please see you clinician for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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My body gets red spots from my shoulders and migrates to my thighs and my thighs swell up pretty bad, this is the second time. What can I do?

My body gets red spots from my shoulders and migrates to my thighs and my thighs swell up pretty bad, this is the second time. What can I do?

Have it evaluated.: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more