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Dr. Lydia Collins
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Pimple like rash that hurts to touch appeared after use of condom also red tip of penis with itch?

Dr. Lydia Collins
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Latex allergy?: If using latex, try using natural skin instead and see if that helps. ...Read more

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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


Dr. Martin Raff
Board Certified, Infectious Disease
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Daughters diaper rash hurts when i touch it or bathe her. Have tried nystatin desitin steroid cream for ezema nothing helps any suggestions?

Dr. Martin Raff
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Daughters diaper rash hurts when i touch it or bathe her. Have tried nystatin desitin steroid cream for ezema nothing helps any suggestions?

Is this yeast?: See a pediatrician and perhaps they will solve this problem for you. If not, have baby seen by a dermatologist and managed appropriately. Best wishes and hope she is better soon. ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Kulick
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
37 years in practice
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I have pimple like rash on my neck and hurts to touch it iches like crazy and burns. What could it be?

Dr. Michael Kulick
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
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I have pimple like rash on my neck and hurts to touch it iches like crazy and burns. What could it be?

Shingles?: Best to see a doctor. There could be many causes of your situation. The possibilities range from an allergic reaction (do you wear a metal necklace) to a systemic problem like shingles. I doubt the later but best to seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Nancy Baxi
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
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I have a burning pain on my hand, arm, and scalp without a rash. It hurt very bad just to touch those affected areas. What can this be?

Dr. Nancy Baxi
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
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I have a burning pain on my hand, arm, and scalp without a rash. It hurt very bad just to touch those affected areas. What can this be?

Nerve pain: This could be multiple things however two things that comes to mind are pinched/irritated cervical nerves or less likely, multidermatomal zoster without the rash. An examination would be helpful. ...Read more

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Dr. James Rochester
Board Certified, Family Medicine
21 years in practice
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Have some very big knot like blister/red rashes behind both ears, on chest, back and a few on legs. They hurt to touch. What could this be?

Dr. James Rochester
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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Have some very big knot like blister/red rashes behind both ears, on chest, back and a few on legs. They hurt to touch. What could this be?

Need eval: with skin lesions it is always best to see and feel them and occasionally biopsy then. With what you are describing, recommend you see a doctor for evaluation. Sorry this was not more helpful. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Cornelius O'Leary Jr
Board Certified, General Practice
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Sensitive, bruise like markings on legs. Almost like rashes. Doesn't itch. Hurts when touched. Now has swollen ankles. What can it be?! Please help!!!

Dr. Cornelius O'Leary Jr
Board Certified, General Practice
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Sensitive, bruise like markings on legs. Almost like rashes. Doesn't itch. Hurts when touched. Now has swollen ankles. What can it be?! Please help!!!

ER visit: What you are describing is worth a visit to the ER to be examined. Stay calm and go to the ER. ...Read more

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
Board Certified, Dermatology
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Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
34 years in practice
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My scalp hurts to the touch, no visable rash?

Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
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My scalp hurts to the touch, no visable rash?

Headache: Possibly Migraine type. Did you physically get hurt on Scalp? Try to take Acetaminophen and relax, it will get better. ...Read more

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Dr. Monib Zirvi
Board Certified, Dermatology
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My skin on leg is sensitive to the touch what could that be? No rash or marks just very sensitive and hurts to touch

Dr. Monib Zirvi
Board Certified, Dermatology
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My skin on leg is sensitive to the touch what could that be? No rash or marks just very sensitive and hurts to touch

Multiple causes: Your symptoms could be due a number of different conditions including some nerve disorders or skin conditions. Consulting a neurologist and dermatologist to evaluate the issue may be helpful. ...Read more

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Dr. Zoltan Erdos
Board Certified, Family Medicine
20 years in practice
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I am experiencing skin pain on my right flank that hurts even when my shirt touches it. I do not have a rash that I can see. What's the cause?

Dr. Zoltan Erdos
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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I am experiencing skin pain on my right flank that hurts even when my shirt touches it. I do not have a rash that I can see. What's the cause?

Early shingles??: Not certain, but it does sound like local nerve irritation, especially because of the super-sensitivity. If a rash breaks out from here, see MD right away, I would be concerned you might be immune-suppressed. Of course other ailments could cause, and be very benign. Also, if it is shingles, earlier the treatment, the better. This is always perplexing. Get well. Happy New Year. ...Read more

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Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

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


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