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Red Birthmark On Back Of Neck
Small lump felt back of neck. Was there months before but grew suddenly. Redness around right now but firm and attached to skin. What is this?
Probably a cyst: These can get infected and need treated with antibiotics. They can grow and get larger. They may need to be surgically removed. Your doctor can evaluate and treat. ...Read more
Itchy skin on my back, sides of stom and back of neck. No bumps or redness unless I scratch then feels hot after..
On my forearms, back of neck and armpits the skin hurts when I wash it. I have tried many lotions and non work. No redness. Dehydrated skin?
Hard bump on back of neck just above the hair line. Hurts when touched and sort of red, but not really. Literally appeared out of nowhere.
???: Need more information and without being able to see it one cannot tell. If it hurts and is as you described I would go see your doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more
7 y.o has lymph nodes to back of neck, enlarged since age 2. Doesn't hurt, not red, moves under skin. Child is thin but no wt. Loss. Need work up?
Needs follow up.: Cervical lymph nodes (in the neck) are common in children. They can persist for very long periods of time. Most important is that your pediatrician knows about them and re-examines them periodically (remind him or her from time to time). They can be removed surgically or biopsied but this is not usually necessary. ...Read more
Stinging on back of neck so she wiped it off and killed it. Now she has a cluster of white pus bumps with a bite in the middle. Its red! What was it?
See a doctor: I can't say for sure. I don't like the sound of it given the location. I recommend evaluation by a physician ...Read more
Several causes: Little itchy bumps on the nape, several forms of dermatitis (skin inflammation), folliculitis (inflammation ofthe hair follicles), ? Psoriasis (a scaly skin condition), or seborrhea (part of it is dandruff) u may want 2 c ur 1ry md or a referral to a dermatologist 2 sort it out see less. ...Read more
Skin problem. Feeling itchy on the top half of the back with red/dark brownish spot, back of neck n chest.
Can't diagnose: Based on the information provided. Recommend an in-person evaluation so that this can visualized. A medical history is important and some times labs or even a biopsy may be needed for accurate assessment. Take care. ...Read more
I have swollen lymphnotes and a rash on my face and back of neck. The rash is hot to the touch and very red.
Rash with lymphadeno: It sound like some infection with lymphadenopathy, it could be viral or bacterial, you of need an exam in person and see your doctor. ...Read more
Red bump thought it was a bug bite. Back of neck. Under my hair line. It feels like it's getting bigger. What could it be?
Have lump on back of neck had it for two years two days ago it became sore now it's hurting all the time. Even when I move my neck. Area is bright red?
My daughter started to itch back of neck no lice but the red spots aare now as far down as shoulders. What could this be?
Umm, hard to say.: Skin rashes are most difficult to diagnose without actually examining them. Can you feel the rash? Is it crusted? How old is your dtr? Since the rash is itching & now spreading, perhaps it would be wise to have your pediatrician or dermatologist examine this in person. Then specific treatment and preventive measures could be discussed with more accuracy. Just proper itch relief can be a blessing! ...Read more
Want second opinion on shingles diagnosis. Large red bump on back of neck appeared 48-72 hours ago. Related bumps on cheek too?
See MD: Shingles has very characteristic appearance. You'll have to see another doc for a second opinion since we can't see the problem here on HealthTap. ...Read more
Bit on back of neck about weak ago, painful, red ring around, draining some, very stiff neck, had headaches&tired. What should I do? Had do I tell what bit
Maybe infected now: Some bug bites get infected, becoming an abscess in the skin. One's primary care doctor can evaluate to see what is going on. There may be more than one thing happening, such as a second problem causing the headaches plus a coincidental bug bite. If there is a skin abscess, it may need to be opened so the infection can drain out (antibiotics may be needed if there is infection). ...Read more
I am experiencing RED circle /area on scalp and flaking skin in that area. Not itchy. Used to have psoriasis on back of neck but this looks different?
My arms feel heavy, like they're burning and painful to touch. Not sun related & slightly red. The back of neck feels heavy too. What can cause this?
Infected: Best to see your doctor to get it treated before the infection spreads further. Has the hair been removed yet? ...Read more
1 back of neck swollen lymph node that is red. When touched, itchness occur like mosquito bite. It was there 3 yrs ago but was not red, and itch?
Itchy red rash on the back of neck, feels a bit painful and skin stretching, some clear and red pimple-like bumps. Mostly round quarter size patches?
Eczema vs infection: This rash could be a dry skin patch like eczema that is now becoming a superficial skin infection. It is important that this be evaluated by a physician to determine the correct treatment. Eczema can be treated with topical steroids and moisturizers while an infection requires antibiotics. ...Read more
My arms heavy, feel like they're burning and hurts to touch my skin. No sunburn but slightly red. The back of neck feels heavy too. What can cause this?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
My friend has had flu type b for little over week. No better. Now has itchy fiery red rash back of neck & behind ears. What could this be??
Unable to DX a rash without an exam.
Your friend needs to be seen by DR, have exam and then an answer will be made. ...Read more
Rash on back of neck no pain but itching had shingles before. Itches but not all the time and no pain but on one side. I do pull out my hairs in that area rash is red?
Painful rash: If it's just on one side, i'd worry this was shingles and would encourage you to get someone to start treatment right away. If it's on both sides, it could be an allergic reaction to something that got on your skin. There are a lot of other conditions that can cause painful rashes but most need to be seen to be diagnosed. ...Read more
Climbed a pine tree to get a frisbee out now red rash all over my arm, back of neck. It burns. What can I do for it?
This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
PLR: Polymorphic light eruption (PMLE) is a skin rash that occurs with exposure to the sun. It is not the same as sunburn. PMLE is not harmful, but can be itchy. The rash normally heals completely within a week if you avoid further sun exposure. Meanwhile, a cream containing corticosteroid will help to settle the rash. ...Read more
My arms, thighs ; back of neck and centre of my back itches and it comes and goes. I itch like mad;it goes red and pimples come and red streaks why?
I have a red patch (kinda pimple like and swollen) at the base of my neck by the shoulder. Also, a small lump/bump (which is tender to touch) right where jaw meets the neck. Very small bump. Back of neck is sore too. Thanks. 35yr. Old male.?
Exposed to strep. Woke up at 5 with sore throat woke up later pain gone but now back of neck sore no fever throat not red. Could it still be strep?
I am experiencing toothache, nasal congestion (stuffiness), flushing on my ears neck and top of head, gets really red and hot back of neck mostly ear?
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