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Rash Under The Armpit And In The Groin
ANA 1.80 wk 1, 1.40 wk 3. Lyme 0.99 wk 1, 0.95 wk 3. lymph nodes under armpit with pain. Lyme wb IgM 41kda, 23kda present. Lymph pain groin. Rashes (itchy n non), what wrong? Tks
I had a rash develop in my groin and armpits, at the same time a bump appeared at the base of my penis, any idea what they are and are they connected?
The word rash: The word rash is not in any way descriptive or specific enough to answer with any valid medical answer. ...Read more
Facial breakout like bug bites, some big some small that healed up and now have armpit/groin rash. Other infested areas. Began with new comforter set
Hard to say: Without looking at the rash and it being localized now to the armpit and groin, I would suspect a possible bacterial rash or allergic. The comforter is absolutely new - not used, right? Either way get it seen by a doc. ...Read more
I have rash, red spots and patchy, not itchy on my upper body mostly breasts, armpits and groin for a week now! Please help?
Rash: In order to give you proper medical advice, a doctor needs to look at your rash, please see your doctor about this. ...Read more
I have swollen glands in groin and rash to armpits groin and buttocks. This all appeared within a few hours two nights ago and hasn't changed.
See your doctor: A doctor would need to see the rash in order to diagnose it. ...Read more
Rash under right armpit, right shoulder and breast...Diagnosed as shingles but now have rash on left side in groin area? Can that still be shingles?
No absolutely not: Rash of shingles is raised and fluid filled. Most important it is extremely painful. You didn't mention pain so I assume that's not a factor. I know this is not shingles because it almost never appears in two dermatomes simultaneously due to the rapid immune response which contains the infection. Go see your dermalogist or fp. ...Read more
I normally experience skin rash red itchy bumps in armpits. Recently have appeared under breast. In groin area itchy, red bumpy, flaking rash appeared?
Dizziness, lightheaded, nausea, extreme weakness, muscle ache, painful lympnode at right side of neck, armpit, groin, no fever, skin rash, tongue blister?
On off Pain in lymphnodes under arm, lymphnodes in groin. Dry itchy rashes on back n inbetween fingrs. Mild on off stomachache in lower, headac, what?
Confusion: Given your constellation of symptoms you will need lab work up by a physician. ...Read more
I have lump in neck, bad headaces, rashes inside of elbow and under arm and in groin and between bums duzzyniss fituque night sweats please helo?
Headache, dizziness: See yourdoctor for acomplete medical workup andblood work ...Read more
Ok docs, help me out please. So for like almost a year I've had red rash below my breasts, armpits and crotch area. Should I be worried?
Sounds fungal: Talk to your doctor. Several creams and powders should help with this. Keep areas clean and dry. ...Read more
16month son has had pink rash on armpits/crotch for 4 days. Nothing is helping (cortisone/desitin) no fever and doesn't seem to itch.?
See your doctor: It is possible this could be a strep rash and need oral antibiotics. ...Read more
I seem to have a rash that moves to different parts of my body. Usually under arm, or in groin area, and sometimes a red line near it.?
Moving rash: The armpit and groin are naturally moist, but also normally home to benign yeast, fungi and bacteria. This may be nothing to be worried about, but it can be a sign of diabetes. Diabetics are prone to infections. Other immune suppressors can also do this, so time for a check at a primary care provider more then a simple answer on line. Check it out to be safe. ...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 a rash under the breast very red at times and itchy also under one arm pit and groin and vagina hair area. Gets itchy sometimes sore?
Itchy Rash: Hello, some rashes can be location specific, however there are always exceptions. The areas your rash is located can frequently be caused by yeast or fungal infections. People with skin folds, diabetes, or who are immunocompromised are prone to these type of rashes. See a dermatologist if otc anti fungal cream doesn't help. Keep these areas dry and cool, open to air as often as you can. ...Read more
45 male with tenderness in both arm pits/groin for approx 1 month. Rash x 2 months being tx with steroid cream. No fever or night sweats. Thoughts?
Itchy upper body, mainly on left side? The itching is inside of my body. There is no rash. The itching goes from my arm, under and around the breast, and all the way to my pelvis.
I'm 44 yo. BMI 29. Last year till now my soles have been dry & itchy. 2 wks ago till now I've warm feeling in groin & underarm with itchy rashes. Help?
Itchy: Sounds as if you have possibly developed a rash. These can be caused by fungus and there are many over-the-counter regimens that can be used. A favorite is to lotremin or tinactin (tolnaftate) which comes in a cream or spray and use this on a regular basis for the next two weeks to see if improves ...Read more
Armpit rash: You're on the right track. Your armpit rash is probably not yeast, which occurs mainly under the breast creases, abdominal creases, or genital area, but by any one of a dozen common skin fungus. It is most likely to be a fungal infection. It should respond to the same cream as used for yeast, e.g., otc Clotrimazole cream 1% should do fine. ...Read more
I've been taking clindamycin for about a week then woke up with a hives in my armpits and groin area?
I keep getting cysts, and they appear in the same place, under my armpits, buttock line and groin. They dissapear and come back again?
May hidratenits: This may be hydratenitis supportiva. Talk about this with your doctor. There are treatments for this condition. ...Read more
Are lymphnodes less then 1 CM in diameter for over a year a concern? (groin, neck, armpit) all been checked by dr. All movable pea sized
Why is my groin area so dark. My legs are very thick, could be that. Because something similar happens to my armpits I believe. Can it go away?
Acanthosis: Acanthosis nigricans is a localized skin disorder manifesting with hyperpigmented, velvety plaques located in flexural and intertriginous regions. The precise pathogenesis is unknown but is speculated to involve the stimulation of growth factor receptors on keratinocytes and fibroblasts. Acanthosis nigricans has various subtypes relating to cause and/or location: obesity-associated most commonly. ...Read more
"severe" hidradentis suppurativa odor, lesions, swelling, pain, immobile, draining both armpits, buttocks groin area age19 no social life please help?
See a doctor: First treatment may be a trial of antibiotics. The only complete treatment I am aware of is plastic surgery to deeply surgically remove the affected areas with possible skin grafts or primary closure. ...Read more
Lymph nodes?: It is always concerning to have swollen lymph nodes so it is important to see your doctor to be sure it is not that. It could also be cysts, or a condition called hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa). This also requires specialized treatment, so you'll want to see a dermatologist for sure to get a diagnosis and proper therapy. ...Read more
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
Suddenly my left armpit started to have a bad odor and red rashes started to show since yesterday night. Can anyone help me?
Black "bugs" in bedding, on couch don't see them on me but different big appears under my breasts, in groin area, and Armpits?
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
Can skinny people feel almost all their normal lymph nodes in neck groin and armpits? What size is considered unenlarged?
Size differs: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
I have small reddish lumps or spots above my armpit and it is non-itchy. What kind of rashes is that? How can I treat it?
Uncertain: You should schedule an evaluation with a primary doctor so that your condition can be better assessed. ...Read more
Patchy red rashes on my neck, under my breasts and my armpits - has been like this for a number of days and are getting worse.
I've been having a lot of itching on my thighs, groin area, armpits and belly... I don't understand why it happened last night and all today-onaccutane?
Cluster of lymph nodes in groin not barely movable, armpits, neck, thighs, for past 3 years, how can you tell if a cluster if nodes are cancerous by feel?
Not Normal, BUT...: May not be pathological either. Best for you to get an evaluation of your chronic lypmhadenopathy. ...Read more