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Rash On Armpits And Inner Thighs
Hello, I've been feeling more exhausted than usual and I've had a rash on my knees, ankles, armpits and inner thighs for over a month. Any suggestions for clearing it up? I haven't changed my diet, shampoo/body wash or laundry detergent yet, but I'm alre
Exam needed: I strongly recommend that a dermatologist examine you for diagnosis and treatment. We have recently been hearing about a lot of scabies cases. Other possibilities include eczematoid dermatitis, allergic reaction. I think it's quite important that you be examined soon. Appropriate tests will be ordered. ...Read more
I have a rash on my inner thighs stomach and now under my armpits and it keeps spreading. What is it what can I do and most importantly is it contagi?
Rash: Are you overweight?? - sounds like it might be a superficial skin fungus infection - any other medical issues??? I would try a course of any of the over the counter topical antifungal agents for athletes foot on one of the areas. Sometimes skin fungal infections are a sign of underlying Diabetes so if it doesn't get better - see your doctor ...Read more
Help! I have tiny rashes that began 1-2 on L arm but now I have them on my breasts and inner thighs-Look like tiny hickeys with tiny bumps but no ich?
See a dermatologist: Not possible to diagnose or treat this without an exam to get an idea about what it is. ...Read more
I have a welt like rash that is spreading slowly towards my armpit, and also on my upper inner thigh. It is non itchy. Is it cellulitis?
Many reasons: There are many causes of what you describe. A contact allergic reaction (though that would probably itch), a fungal infection, infected hair follicles as doctor said, a dermatologic rash, ongoing trauma from you scratching it, etc. After taking a good history and doing a good exam, starting treatments may include anti-itch or steroid meds either topically or oral. Antibiotics are not needed. ...Read more
Skin rashes mostly around my inner thighs n buttocks. There's a few tiny spots on my lower leg n arm. Currently having yeast infection cuz of plan b..
I have a fine small pointed rash redish purplish on my right inner arm after a larger rash in my thighs crevice which I thought to be jock itch?
Rash: You MAY have a sensitivity to something such as the laundry detergent you use, a food, or a medication. Please see your doctor who will help you figure this out. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have small bumps all over my arm and my inner thighs. I thought it was a heat rash but it seems like it's spreading. It started yesterday an seems to be getting worse. They sting and itch skin toned too.?
See your doctor: Many possible causes, many possible treatments. The longer you go unseen, the tougher it may be to get rid of it. ...Read more
I found rashes along the outside of my armpit, on my hip, thigh and now butt. My doctor said it was ringworm but it doesn't itch at all. I'm scared?
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Without a direct look, it's hard to offer an accurate Dx although what you described seems suggesting the appearance of intertrigo resulting from sweating, moisture, warmth, overgrowth of local fungus or bacteria, etc. If the condition isn't improving despite under active Rx, see a dermatologist. To get things done right, follow instructions in
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I have a rash on my inner thighs, non painful, pimple like bumps on my penis. Recently there was a rash on my left butt cheek, arm bumps, what is It?
My fiancé has developed this rash thing behind his armpits, back of his thighs, & his butt cheeks. He's had it for almost a week now & itch slightly?
Your fiance needs to see a primary doctor to see what exactly is the cause of the problem. He will tell the doctor what his problem is, the doctor will examine him, and then order some laboratory data.
It should not take long to get the data and the doctor will decide what to do or refer your fiance to a specialist.
Please let me know how things go. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
I woke up stuffy with a sharp headache & an itchy varied rash behind my armpits by my shoulders, on the sides of my hips by my thighs, & other parts 2?
Dermatology: Without photo documentation or direct observation and examination, it is impossible to diagnose online. I suggest making an appointment with a physician online or seeing a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have a rash under armpits, down arm, and inside thigh. It itches really bad. Could this be shingles, any home remedies? I'm 33
Not shingles: Shingles is almost exclusively only on one side of the body and it tends to be painful. More likely is an allergy to something that is coming in contact with the areas you mentioned e.g. Soap, body creams or lotions. ...Read more
I have a flat rash which has appeared from my waistline down to mid-thigh and from my armpits to mid-arm. It’s also on my kneepits down on calf a bit.
Exam needed: A physician or dermatologist will have to inspect this rash in order to make a diagnosis. If you're not experiencing any other symptoms, it could be pityriasis rosea which is a mild viral infection that occurs on the covered portions of the body, causes very little symptoms and clears after a few weeks. ...Read more
Could be a rash: As you state. Since we can't see it difficult to guess what it is or how you got it. I would see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Rash on my upper thighs and armpit which turn black, fever and swollen gland under chin what could it be?
Separate problems.: The rash on the intertriginous areas are due to irritation and rubbing depending on your size and condition such as diabetes and sweating which can cause fungal infection. Nodes depend on the drainage system of lymph vessels and what you feel has to be above it to drain there. Look for possible infection from above such as pharyngitis or facial infection, even acne. ...Read more
I have a rash with bumps under my armpit. It does spit out puss it also smells really bad. It speed down my chest to my thighs and genatiles.?
A possibility: Sound like a typical description of hidradenitis superativa, or persistent abscess-like infections usually under the armpit. Know that smoking is a common exacerbant. Multiple strategies exist to treat, including surgery, and so I would recommend seeing a physician sooner than later. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a symmetrical rash on my upper arms close to my armpit, front thighs, ankles and soles of my feet. It's itchy and raised when I scratch. Help!
Rash: I have a symmetrical rash on my upper arms close to my armpit, front thighs, ankles and soles of my feet. It's itchy and raised when I scratch. Help! ANS: Send picture next time and go see your Dr. Trust you will tell how old you are, medical Hx and what meds you are on? Sounds like you have dermatographia as well. ...Read more
See a doctor: Find out what the rash is before applying creams. Consult a dermatologist. ...Read more
In the last month or so I have experienced an itch in my groin/thigh area and on my arm pit. There isn't a rash but there are inflamed bumps?
Yeast??: These are common areas for yeast infection. One of the most common causes is incomplete drying off after a shower or bath. It's an easy dermatological condition usually very easy to treat. If you are diabetic and/or obese it is more common. Please see your primary care physician. Also try to avoid tight fitting clothes & underwear for at least a week. ...Read more
I have developed bumps/ rash under my left arm near the crease. I also have a similar rash on the inside of my right thigh. Both itch. What is it?
I have a rash in between my thighs inside of arm n button n on both of my sides I know it's not chekenpox r ringwarm I almost look like lil ant bits..
We would be guessing: If we tried to diagnose this with the info available. Your best bet for accurate assessment is dermatological eval. Take care. ...Read more
My daughter developed rash on her arm, red dots on thighs. Now rash is now in more areas, it has spread to other arm and back Fever of 101.2. Any idea?
This format is not meant for the DX of rashes.
It is impossible to give a DX without a visual exam. ...Read more
22 month old has rash under armpits (both) and tiny spot on upper back of only 1 leg. Tried baking soda bath and creams....no other symptoms.. ..??
I have genital herpes, I have a small rash on my thigh, just got over ringworm on arm, ringworm or herpes?
Sorry: At minimum it would require taking a history and visualizing this lesion to try to properly diagnose it. Take care. ...Read more