Rash that keeps spreading - Doctor answers
Hives? Rash? It keeps spreading it starts as a red area then a welt appears and it itches and burns/stings on legs arms lower back and lower abdomen
Hive & rash: You have urticaria or allergic dermatitis, it is best if you see your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment, at the mean time try an antihistamine such as Zyrtec or Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) hydrocortisone cream, but you need to find out what you are allergic to. Good luck ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a rash that keeps spreading and getting worse. Have used everything to stop the itch. What should I do? Itchy, bumpy
See a doctor: If multiple over the counter meds are used and a rash is not improving it would be critical to identify the rash and get a more definitive diagnosis. Once established your doctor can guide you on the best prescription or over the counter treatment for this rash. ...Read more
My husband broke out with a painful, itchy rash that keeps spreading all over his body. What is it and what should we do?
It's been about a week since my dogs had fleas, I got bites too. And now I have something that looks like hives/rash that keeps spreading. What is it?
Rash: Rashes are difficult to diagnose online. You should see your family practice physician if you develop any symptoms. ...Read more
Why is my Severe rash after keeps spreading, even after starting Prednisone and prescription creams?
Impossible to give an accurate DX of a "rash" without a visual exam.
If the current treatment is not effective, then a re-exam and other therapy is needed.
Call and get the apt for exam ...Read more
I have small bumps are my forarm and inner theigh. I thought it was heat rash but it keeps spreading?
See your doctor: This could be one of many things that are readily treated by your doctor. I would start with your pcp and then possible see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Some spread some not: Some rashes can be contagious from one part of the body to others. Some rashes represent the over enthusiasm of the immune system to a virus or infection and since the virus is everywhere in the body, so is the rash. Other rashes don't spread at all. It really depends on the rash. ...Read more
My sister has a rash that looks like it might've started out as a spider bite. Can some bites form rashes that spread quickly?
Hi, my boy (11mnth) developed having rashes on his cheek when he was 3months old. Than it slowly spread all over his body. I m using physiogel products?
Rash: As I've said before, it is difficult do rashes without seeing them. However, my best guess is eczema. Sensitive, allergic skin. Especially if it's itchy. If it's that widespread, I would have it checked out. ...Read more
My friend has a skin rash, he said it started out small and just it started to spread. Red areas and is itchy. What kind of rashes could it be?
I have some rashes that started 3 days ago. It's around my chest area. It's like a cluster or red tiny bumps and now spread to underneath armpits?
Virus: Rash of localized "red bumps... Which spread from chest to armpit", in a middle age man, is compatible with shingles. The virus follows nerve tracts, suggested by this pattern of evolution. If caught early enough, a course of medication can be prescribed by doctor to abort the advancing infection. ...Read more
8 months baby girl. Few weeks ago she started having rashes around her neck and now it has spreads on her back & front, it's itchy, dry, scaling. What can we do?
Dry skin: Eczema / Atopic Dermatitis is characterized by dry, sensitive, itchy skin. The skin is unable to maintain moisture in these patients. Sometimes it is caused by an allergy. Hydration with an emolient is the most important preventative strategy. Bath her only once a day in luke warm water, dress her in cool cotton clothing. Sometimes cortisone cream is needed in acute flare ups. ...Read more
I have rashes on my hands, It starts as a tiny blood clot, develops a wound, the brown part rips off and leaves behind a mark which itches and spreads?
Itchy inner thighs (rashes)swollen large patches. When I spread my legs it's like a half basketball size. Symmetrical. 5days so far. Can't be friction?
Possible: Possibly heat rash. Also may be fungal or even an allergic reaction or sensitivity to your underwear. Consider chaffing gel, and cotton only underwear or boxers. If fungal may benefit from over the counter fungal products. If gets worse or persists, I would seek out an opinion from your family doc to get a look at it and possibly benefit from a prescription. ...Read more
I have painless non itchy skin coloured rashes on my vagina for the past 2 yrs. I am not sexually active. Now the rashes begin to spread on perineum.
You should absolute-: Ly see your doctor to evaluate. There are many things this could be including infection, pigmentation alteration, but doctor should be able to diagnose and treat ...Read more