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I have a rash that doesn't itch or hurt for the past week. I saw a doc and was told it'll go away by itself. Is this true? /users/ustinashives/desktop

I have a rash that doesn't itch or hurt for the past week. I saw a doc and was told it'll go away by itself. Is this true? /users/ustinashives/desktop

Maybe: It depends on what your doctor said the cause of the rash is. It could be a local irritation from some soap or shampoo, it could be a mild viral infection, it could be an infection, all of which may go away untreated. Not knowing any more details, there is really no way for us to know via email. Call you doctor back and ask. You can take a few photos of the rash, and check with a dermatologist. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

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


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Hi I have this rash on my jawline it doesn't itch or hurt normally they are raised shiny little lumps but if I shave they get worse like in the attached pic. Please help?

Hi I have this rash on my jawline it doesn't itch or hurt normally they are raised shiny little lumps but if I shave they get worse like in the attached pic. Please help?

PFB: Likely called 'pseudofolliculitis barbae' and usually occurs in men after shaving. Recommended treatment is to not shave frequently and not shave too close. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a rash on forearm near wrist that itches so bad it hurts. What is it?

What to do if I have a rash on forearm near wrist that itches so bad it hurts. What is it?

Rash: This is a complex question that needs a detailed history. Briefly if you are wearing a watch or bracelet take it off from that wrist. If both wrists are effected, it can be different things from eczema to scabies. See your doctor first. ...Read more

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I have this reoccuring rash around my lips that hurts and itches! please help?

I have this reoccuring rash around my lips that hurts and itches! please help?

Allergy consult: It can be from something which you use regularly on your lips a contact allergy does not appear until about 24 to 72 hrs after the contact so that you may not be suspicious of its existence. ...Read more

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My husband has a large tiny tiny bliserty rash on both hands on the skin near his thumbs..doesn't hurt just itches?? Need ideas on what it is

Eczema: The symptoms suggest eczema. This can be treated with topical steroids. A symptom diary can help determine the cause. Sometimes the rash can become secondarily infected. If there is increased redness, swelling or pain, he should see his doctor. ...Read more

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I have a rash under my bottom lip. Dont have any other symptoms of herpes like burning urine or sores "down there" it doesn't hurt just itches?

Rash: It would be rash of me to try and suggest a diagnosis without seeing this eruption. You need to be examined by a doctor and have suggestions made for cause and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a pimple like rash (not red skin just bumps) under both upper arms, only itches when tshirt brushes up against it and doesn't hurt?

I have a pimple like rash (not red skin just bumps) under both upper arms, only itches when tshirt brushes up against it and doesn't hurt?

Pimple like : Rash - sounds benign . Just observe for now. Do take a picture for documentation . In meantime , cover it with a bandaid to avoid getting irritated by your clothing. ...Read more

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Dr. John Chiu
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Skin 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. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more