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Rashes That Look Like Pimples
See your doctor: You need a diagnosis and treatment. Your doctor will exam the rash and if necessary get a biopsy, and start treatment. ...Read more
I get itchy from time to time. My hands itch, lower legs and rashes look like small whitehead pimples. I have cats but doubt it's from them. Help! : (?
Rash: Possible correlation with your medications? . Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more
What is biv: What does biv mean?Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a small red raised pimple like rash on my back that itches now its for 3 days now does not look like its clearing up?
Need dermatologist: May need dermatological evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a small red raised pimple-like rash on my back that itches now its for 3 days now. Does not look like its clearing up also its not spreading.?
I have a red rash that covers most of my body some spots look like pimples and other spots look like welpes. I did drink a lot rum last nite?
Fell off scooter 2months ago, got road rash on my shoulder- as it healed it got severely sunburned and now has bumps on it that look like whiteheads?
Milia: Milia are small cysts than can be caused by skin abrasions. Milia can also be caused by heavy skin care products and by prolonged exposure to the sun. Milia may also be caused by a facial burn or a blistering disease called porphyria cutanea tarda, or by a genetic condition that causes skin to become somewhat thickened. ...Read more
I have a rash its beat red with things that look like pimples there's puss like substance with a bad odor under my entire right armpit what could it be?
Infection: It can be an infection of the sweat glands, it is time to see your doctor about it and they can help and see if you need to see a dermatologist if this is a recurring problem. ...Read more
I think I got a heat rash on my neck from the heat a few days ago. The bumps are either red or look like whiteheads and are super itchy What can I do?
Heat Rash: A heat rash is usually red and non itchy. It often resolves with a cool compress and getting out of the heat. The fact that the rash is persisting and contains whit bumps suggests you were in contact with something you may be sensitive to. Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and a mild hydrocortisone cream topically to see if this helps. Follow up with your doctor. All the best. ...Read more
I have a red dot rash only on my face, it's painful. They look like pimples with clear fluid. It's spreads everyday. I've tried eczema products. Help?
I have a rash that start off as a small pimple and evolves to look like a burn mark. It's on my legs, waist, arms (severe) and neck. What can this be?
Exanthems (= rashes): Such as yours are often impossible to diagnose with out the MD having the advantage of " laying eyes on it." Photos of good resolution can help but won't supplant good clinical evaluation. There are so many possibilities it wouldn't help anything to try to narrow down with such little information. On the other hand, a good dermatologist usually can nail it in a few minutes in person. ...Read more
Rash on belly and chest has spread to top thigh and under arm. Spread wide apart and itches. Doesn't look like a pimple and not flakey have had 1 week?
Weird rash on whole stomach for a week looks like millions of little zits or raised lumps. Doesn't look like heat rash. Don't usually get pimples.
Doc said not sure couse of rash but had it for 4 days starting to look like pimples or tiny blister like all over stomach chest back but no where els?
2 wks ago I gave oral sex to a woman I did not know well. Yesterday I started breaking out around my mouth. Looks and feels like small pimples or rash. Just started. Do not look like warts. Hpv?
Penile pimple: Probably more likely blocked glands and perfectly normal and no treatment ...Read more
I have these pimple like dots on my chest all over and they seem to be itchy now and it might be increasing in location now are they rashes?
Rash: Rashes are hard to diagnose sometimes when you are looking at them. Impossible to diagnose without even seeing them. Sounds like yours may be infected. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
See your doctor: Your doctor needs to examine these in person to he/she can see them live. ...Read more
Itch vs irritation: An allergic skin reaction is often associated with itching and usually has no pus. Depends on the immune mechanism, it should lasts from hours to no more than a week without further contact. Pimples at your age usually occur around the mouth and are probably hormonally related. Pimples don't itch and there is also a white head associated with it. ...Read more
Not certain: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
Different diseases: Pimples is a layperson's name for the lesions of acne. There are several kinds of allergic rashes several: Allergic urticaria (hives); angioedema (swelling of the lips, eyelids, of the skin, hands, etc); atopic dermatitis (allergic eczema) affecting mainly babies and children, usually due to food or environmental allergy; allergic contact dermatitis (allergy to nickel, perfumes, soaps etc.) ...Read more
Help! It has been three years and still getting rashes and pimple in pubic areas. What treatments are there!?
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Lots of causes...: ...Including allergy to diapers or baby wipes or moisturizing cream, or direct irritation by harsh soap. Could also be a virus, which is sometimes accompanied by a fever, but not always. There are other, more exotic causes; your quickest solution is to see your pediatrician or a dermatologist and get a precise diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I have never done sex, but I got something like rashes (red dots/sometimes a pimple) on my penis, and the rashs never hurts, is that a sexual decease?
No: If you have not had any sexual activity then the chance for std is near impossible. You could have an allergic reaction or other possible pathology's so you may need to get an evaluation to determine the cause. Remember you may get an std from other sexual activity, even if you haven't had sexual intercourse. ...Read more
I have sensitive skin and the worse part is now I have facial rashes and pimple keep growing non-stop. I have tried many products but they did'n work.?
See a dermatologist.: If multiple products have failed, you need the help of a professional. See a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis and prescriptions tailored to your specific needs. ...Read more