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Rash On Inside Of Arms
Started topral xl 25 mg 2 weeks ago. Have a rash on the inside of my arms ONLY on both arms. Can this be from the medicine an allergic reaction?
Hi I have a rash on both my inside arms from just above my elbow to just before my armpit it's achy, hot, the skin is red and so are the spots x?
Itchy rash: This can result from a multitude of things and needs to be examined to determine its cause, you need to see your doctor first and if necessary they can refer you to a dermatologist. ...Read more
Every month I get a red rash on the insides of both arms -wrists, and inside and top of thighs. Take the pill and have pcos. Are they connected?
PCOS does not cause: Rashes. The pill is more likely, but still a long shot. There are much more common reasons for rash; suggest you let a doctor examine you for more help. ...Read more
My 16 yo dtr has a red, bumpy, dry rash on both her arms inside the elbows. Dr gave clotrimazole & betamethasone dipropionate. Its not help. Any ideas?
Keratosis pilaris: Your daughter could have a skin condition called keratosis pilaris (kp). This is a common condition with rough patches and small red acne like bumps on the arms, thighs, or buttocks. The cause is keratin buildup and can be associated with genetic disease like atopic dermatitis which is a form of eczema. This condition usually resolves by 30. Exfoliants are the treatment of choice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rashes: Rashes on your arms can be from several causes, you need to be evaluated by a doctor to determine the cause of your problems. ...Read more
See a Dr: A priest and a fox walk into a bar. What did the bartender have for lunch? ...Read more
My sister wants to know if my 5month old nephews spots/ rashes and temperature is anything ti worry about? The spots are just on his arms
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
See your doctor: Your doctor needs to examine these in person to he/she can see them live. ...Read more
I am male, 49 yrs old and I have rashes on my 2 laps and arms but it's not itching me I'm not comfortable with it.
Is it lightly pigmen: Ted. Look up tines versicolor. A combination of Hydrocortisone and lotrimin (clotrimazole) will help many rashes, both fungal and from contact but u have to use the lotrimin (clotrimazole) every day for about 4 weeks to let the skin grow it out. Go in if it gets worse but i'll bet that will manage it, good luck. ...Read more
Why do I have these weird type rashes under my arms and all around my thighs that look like scratches from a cat. No side effects. What is this?
Marks: They may actually be stretch marks, those are very typical places for stretch marks and stretch marks can have varying appearances from person to person. Especially if they are not painful or itchy or very bothersome in a physical way, my guess is that's what they are. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have had rashes on both of my arms for many years and I use lotion all the tine but it does not go away. So what is it and how can I treat it?
See a dermatologist: It is hard to give you advice without a description of the rash. Best to have it evaluated by a dermatologist for proper treatment. ...Read more
Lately I have had random itching spells, its usually my back, buttox, and arms. Only thing that helps is time, abt 20 minutes then im ok, no rashes?
Paresthesia: Paresthesia refers to a burning or prickling sensation that is usually felt in the hands, arms, legs, or feet, but can also occur in other parts of the body. The sensation, which happens without warning, is usually painless and described as tingling or numbness, skin crawling, or itching. Chronic paresthesia is often a symptom of an underlying neurological disease or traumatic nerve damage. ...Read more
Hello, I have been checked by 2 doctors. I have 11 rashes and it multiplies. Help!! none of them explained what I have. I can send pic! Its on my arms?
On line consultation:
You can have an online consultation on Health Tap where you can upload photos of the rash. They should be in sharp focus and include several closeups as well.
Give a detailed description of the history of the rash and what medications given and possible diagnosis's given. ...Read more
Eruption: This could be caused by several diseases. The sun or climate may have something to do with it. You should see your dermatologist for treatment. ...Read more
Rashes on both arms since childhood, but does not itch, and does not go away. What's this sound like?
Keratosis pilaris?: Need more info, but kp is a long standing arm/leg/face rash that can be seen in kids and adults. ...Read more
I have many little rashes on my arms. They're not so noticeable and the don't ich but I'm worried about allergies or something else?
Doesn't seem: To be allergies, but can't tell for sure what is it unless examined or at least a picture with more history, kindly see your doctor if it is really bothersome, or ask for a virtual consult on HealthTap, goodluck ...Read more
I have an itch on my arms, thighs, and upper back. No visible rashes. For nearly 3 mnths I've been having it. Not intense, but uncomfortable.
Many things: Itching (pruritus) can be caused by skin conditions such as eczema or hives. It can also be due to infections such as scabies or lice. Internal, non-skin, diseases can also cause itching such as kidney failure and hepatitis. Other causes include internal malignancies, drug reactions, anxiety and many other causes. Often no exact cause can be identified. SEE:bit. Ly/1u0iDFO ...Read more
Why do I keep getting random rashes on my arms, neck and chest no where else and they itch not all over my arms and neck and chest just patches?
Allergic reaction?: Your body may be reacting to an allergen in the environment and triggering this. See an allergist for some testing ...Read more