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Red blotchy rash on my arms neck back and stomach?

Red blotchy rash on my arms neck back and stomach?

probably an allergy: With this distribution and without symptoms of infection like fever, malaise or joint pains this probably represents an allergy. Diagnosis would depend on the appearance and distribution of the rash. See your dermatologist. ...Read more

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Skin redness on chest area as well as arms and stomach. Fever on those body parts.?

Skin redness on chest area as well as arms and stomach. Fever on those body parts.?

See a Doctor: Could be many things from sunburn to infectious process. A dermatologist is a specialist in diseases of the skin. Many primary care doctors in the US treat skin involvement as well.
More history and visual evaluation is needed to help. ...Read more

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What is red ichy welps on your stomache and arms my husband has red blotchy itchy welps on his stomach and arms nothing seems to help it benadryle or itch cream he's miserable he itches all the time

What is red ichy welps on your stomache and arms my husband has red blotchy itchy welps on his stomach and arms nothing seems to help it benadryle or itch cream he's miserable he itches all the time

Very: Very difficult to tell without a clinical examination, but possiblities include hives, eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, or other possibilities. See a picture and read about treatment options for hives (and the other conditions) at the link below. I hope that helps. ...Read more

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Rash appeared suddenly, somewhat blotchy, red bumps all over my stomach, thighs, chest, and arms. Not itchy. Haven't changed anything: detergent etc.

Rash appeared suddenly, somewhat blotchy, red bumps all over my stomach, thighs, chest, and arms. Not itchy. Haven't changed anything: detergent etc.

Many causes: Depending on the type of your rash the cause varies from a viral infection to hives, you need to have a doctor look at it and determine what is the problem. ...Read more

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I have blotchy skin and don't know how to clear it. It is around my stomach chest face and under my arm. And in my forearm?

I have blotchy skin and don't know how to clear it. It is around my stomach chest face and under my arm. And in my forearm?

Blotchy skin: May be due to a skin condition called Livido Reticularis

A Dermatology visit is indicated


Ask your Primary Care Provider for advice as to who you should see.
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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I have really blotchy red skin, then little spots on the inside of my arms, and they really hurt when I even blow them, and it's really warm here.

I have really blotchy red skin, then little spots on the inside of my arms, and they really hurt when I even blow them, and it's really warm here.

Likely dermatitis: You probably have dermatitis. This is inflammation of the skin with itching or soreness, of various causes. The causes range from allergic to autoimmune. If the symptoms persists and cause significant pain or discomfort, you need to see your PCP for Dermatology referral. ...Read more

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My 5month old daughter has a few small red dots on her face, head and arms - nothing on her abdomen or legs. What can it be?

My 5month old daughter has a few small red dots on her face, head and arms - nothing on her abdomen or legs. What can it be?

Hard to say: The description is too vague to be specific. Much of rash analysis requires past history, recent exposures, review of vital signs and an exam. ...Read more

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I have a lot of the weird skin spots on my body, they don't hurt and some are red but some are white. They are on my arms stomach and chest.

I have a lot of the weird skin spots on my body, they don't hurt and some are red but some are white. They are on my arms stomach and chest.

Can't diagnose using: This venue - please seek dermatological evaluation for accurate assessment & beneficial treatment. Take care. ...Read more

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Why does my skin gets blotchy and red on my arms and fingers while doing mild exercise?

Why does my skin gets blotchy and red on my arms and fingers while doing mild exercise?

See below: Exercise can be a trigger for hives. I would discuss with your doctor. They can be prevented by taking daily allegra, claritin, or zyrtec along with Zantac (ranitidine) or tagamet. ...Read more

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Red lumpy rash which spread from arms to legs now has progressed to stomach and breast I have an appointment to have skin removes but that still 4 wee?

Red lumpy rash which spread from arms to legs now has progressed to stomach and breast I have an appointment to have skin removes but that still 4 wee?

Spreading rash: A physician or dermatologist will need to examine you in order to make a diagnosis. Although you don't mention associated symptoms like fever, aches, malaise or itching, possibilities include a viral illness like pityriasis rosea, chicken pox, etc or an allergic reaction. Get examined as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Red blotchy skin. Not itchy. Lower abdomen. Under the "happy trail" yet above pubic area. What might it be?

Red blotchy skin. Not itchy. Lower abdomen. Under the "happy trail" yet above pubic area. What might it be?

See a dermatologist: Cannot possibly diagnose this without seeing it. Get it looked at by an expert. Good luck. ...Read more

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After tanning I developed red blotchy rash on neck and a prickly skin color rash on inner arm?

After tanning I developed red blotchy rash on neck and a prickly skin color rash on inner arm?

Check this out: If this has not gone away I would suggest checking it out. It's hard to say what this may be without seeing it. Skin cancer is always a possibility. Also, a biopsy may be necessary. ...Read more

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Went in sun, my skin immediately began turning red/blotchy on exposed parts like legs/stomach. Sensitivity due to my pale skin or allergy?

Pale skin: If you have a sun sensitivity, you would have blisters or burns. If you have a sun allergy, itching should be present. Does this happen without or with sunscreen? ...Read more

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Recently found rash on my chest/stomach. Skin isn't raised but it's pink/red/blotchy. It doesn't hurt/itch but I am experiencing minor muscle fatigue?

Recently found rash on my chest/stomach. Skin isn't raised but it's pink/red/blotchy. It doesn't hurt/itch but I am experiencing minor muscle fatigue?

See your doctor.: This rash may be completely unrelated to your muscle attitude, or not. Where rashes are concerned, a look is worth a thousand words...I recommend go see your doctor who can actually take a look at it and inquire about your other symptoms in more detail. ...Read more

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I have this red blochy itchy dry skin on my arms. Right now I use a cream called eucerin. It's doesn't really help. I have had this on my arms for a whil?

I have this red blochy itchy dry skin on my arms. Right now I use a cream called eucerin. It's doesn't really help. I have had this on my arms for a whil?

See a dermatologist: Without being able to examine this it is impossible to diagnose and recommend therapy, but a good dermatologist will know exactly what to do. Hope this clears up soon. ...Read more

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I have red blotch under my skin on both of my arms what is this my dad used to get this on his face. It takes a long time to clear up

I have red blotch under my skin on both of my arms what is this my dad used to get this on his face. It takes a long time to clear up

Depending: Depending on your age and medications, this is often "solar purpura" which isnthe medical name for bruising. It is often due to age, medications, sun and genetics. It is typically a cosmetic concern. Some patients find arnica gel or vitamin k cream helpful when applied to the bruised areas to help them go away faster. Best to avoid scratching/trauma to these areas as you will from more bruises (purpura). ...Read more

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I've got a red blotchie rash looking sytom under the skin on my arms and legs and sore shins is it anything I shud be worried about had it 3 days now

I've got a red blotchie rash looking sytom under the skin on my arms and legs and sore shins is it anything I shud be worried about had it 3 days now

Hives?: Good morning,
red blotchy rash on arms and legs could be due to many causes. If it is due to an allergic or immune reaction, it may be hives. If the rashes are on the exposed areas of the arms and legs only, it is more likely due to insect bites, such as mosquitos and flees. Contact allergy is another consideration. If the rash persists, please visit your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a raised red skin blotch on my arm that disappears and comes bacj?

I have a raised red skin blotch on my arm that disappears and comes bacj?

Red skin blotch: Not enough information to guess a diagnosis. Does it come and go in minutes, hours, days, weeks, months, or years. Is it a single spot? Does it have scale? Or any symptoms like itching or burning? When it leaves can you tell that anything was there? Does it start small and grow or does it appear fully formed right away? These are some of the factors your dermatologist will take into considera. ...Read more

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2 yo developed redness, blotchy, and hives on tops of hands and feet, face, arms yesterday. All of these keep appearing and going away and appear 2days?

2 yo developed redness, blotchy, and hives on tops of hands and feet, face, arms yesterday. All of these keep appearing and going away and appear 2days?

Various causes: Recurrent hives in a 2 y/o is most commonly a associated with viral infections. Another possibility would be a newly developed food allergy or an allergy to the Prilosec. Try giving a ½ tsp of Cetirizine twice a day for a week then stop it and observe. If it returns then look at the above mentioned factors and restart the anti histamine and maintain it for 4, weeks. If it returns then it's Chronic ...Read more

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What is red itchy welps my husband has ichy red welps on his stomach and arms its been there for a week nothing seems to work

What is red itchy welps my husband has ichy red welps on his stomach and arms its been there for a week nothing seems to work

It: It sounds like an alergic reaction. If he still has symptoms present he should be evaluated. In the future if something like this occurs he can try over the counter benadryl (diphenhydramine). Also discuss potential allergens with his doctor and possibly allergy testing if deemed necessary.
All the best. ...Read more

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Small red pinpoint spots, like tiny spots of blood on arms, back, abdomen. A few here and there, non-itchy, not raised. What could they be?

Small red pinpoint spots, like tiny spots of blood on arms, back, abdomen. A few here and there, non-itchy, not raised. What could they be?

Capillary hemangioma: These may be capillary hemangioma a, a perfectly harmless tiny cluster of blood vessels. If you suddenly get a huge increase in their number or size, consult a dermatologist or internist. ...Read more

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Hi, I have red bumpy dots with a black little dot in the center. They're all over my boobs, back, stomach amd some in my arms. What could this be?

Hi, I have red bumpy dots with a black little dot in the center. They're all over my boobs, back, stomach amd some in my arms. What could this be?

This one will: Require in-person medical evaluation by your physician or a dermatologist for accurate assessment. Take care. ...Read more

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Feels like something is burning under my skin in my chest, back, stomach and sometimes arms only at night what could cause this and should I worry?

Night burning: May be relate to reflux, with or without H pylori/ulcer. Lying acid refluxes up the esophagus and pain is referred to the arms. Also may b related to your gallstones/gallbladder. Evaluate this week with doctor/urgent care and discuss a trial of ranitidine/omeprazole, H pylori testiing, elevating head of bed. Rare other entities, pancreas, colonic disorders/constipation, ovarian/uterine issues. ...Read more

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Can fungus be the cause for itchiness all over body especially arms and head with no signs of hive redness or dandruff tingly feeling and itch tests?

Can fungus be the cause for itchiness all over body especially arms and head with no signs of hive redness or dandruff tingly feeling and itch tests?

Generalized pruritus: Pruritus, or itch, is defined as an unpleasant sensation that provokes the desire to scratch. Certain systemic diseases have long been known to cause pruritus that ranges in intensity from a mild annoyance to an intractable, disabling condition. Generalized pruritus:renal pruritus, cholestatic pruritus, hematologic pruritus, endocrine pruritus, pruritus related to malignancy, and idiopathic. ...Read more

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I feel numbness in my stomach and it radiates to my head and arms. What is this?

I feel numbness in my stomach and it radiates to my head and arms. What is this?

Requires exam: These are certainly strange symptoms and should not be diagnosed online. Please make an appointment for a comprehensive physical exam. ...Read more

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Small lumps right under skin on sides of abdomen and upper arms. What could it be?

Possibly lipomas: Which are benign fatty masses. These can occur anywhere, are localized and occasionally even tender. You may want to see your family physician for a check up to see exactly what they are. ...Read more

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Most of my back was covered with red spots. My chest and face have some red spots too, and then my arms turned into blotchy mess, heelp?

Most of my back was covered with red spots. My chest and face have some red spots too, and then my arms turned into blotchy mess, heelp?

It's difficult to: Evaluate skin rashes in person and impossible to do so accurately without seeing the rash and getting more information about the symptoms. I suggest you take some selfies and set up a Virtual Consult with one of our doctors. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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Can pcos cause dark blotchy patches on my, skin particularly on the arms? What can be done for it? Is this outer symptom a sign of something else?

Maybe: The Insulin resistance that causes pcos is often associated with darkening and thickening of the skin, usually in the neck and shoulder areas, called acanthosis nigricans. This may be permanent, but can improve with diet, exercise, weight loss and reduction in Insulin resistance. ...Read more

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I have these small red random itchy bumps that look like bites on my stomach, shoulders, backs and arms what can they be?

I have these small red random itchy bumps that look like bites on my stomach, shoulders, backs and arms what can they be?

Many: If these have been present for more than a few weeks or are getting worse, consult a dermatologist. Skin rash usually requires a direct examination for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I'm starting to see a lot of red moles on my stomach n arms I've never had them before, im don't tan or be on the sun. What could it be?

Red: Hemangiomas are common non cancerous often bright red small round bumps. Moles may take on a reddish color. See a dermatologist to accurately diagnose and treat (if needed). ...Read more

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There are small red itchy bug like bites appearing on my stomach, back and arms. I'm thinking this could be from the hard water I shower in.

There are small red itchy bug like bites appearing on my stomach, back and arms. I'm thinking this could be from the hard water I shower in.

First check to make: Sure you don't have bed bugs. Even clean people get them. It is possible that you may be having an allergic reaction to something. Please see your doc so he/she can help. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I get a red blotchy rash on my arms and chest we hen nervous but recently I drank some strawberry wine and broke out in the same rash any relation?

Hand in hand: This has been known as "pudic erythema": a reaction to emotion/embarrassment, usually. It's perceived as "hyperexcitability of vaso-motor nerves" and can go hand in hand with urticarial (hives) reactions - a form of allergic reaction that can happen idiosyncratically (individual/unique to each person), like may be with strawberry wine. So, there is a correlation.

Mention it to your primary md. ...Read more