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Red Bumpy Rash On Back Of Neck
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?
I went hottubbing a few days ago and now I have this hideous red bumpy rash on my neck back and chest and it keeps getting worse, what could it be?
Hot tub folliculitis is an infection of the hair follicles caused by the bacteria pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Most cases of hot tub folliculitis resolve on their own and don't require specific treatment.
Oral antibiotics such as Ciprofloxacin are only needed in widespread or resistant cases. ...Read more
Itchy back: You might be allergic to your shampoo or another hair care product. Without a medical exam it would be difficult to say. Consider using only a non sensitizing shampoo such as free and clear and avoid other treatments. If that doesn't work seek out a board certified allergist or dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Small bald spot front of hair last two months, I think from pony tails so I've stopped. Still thinning though and now rash on back of neck hairline.
Off/on for past year+ I've been fighting an itchy rash on my butt (btwn chks). It comes/go. Recently I have had other symp-hair loss, rash on back of neck, behind knees. I have hypo thyroid. What cause?
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
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 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
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?
I am experiencing rash on back. The following also describes me: Rash on arms and neck What should I do?
Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are quite hard to describe and diagnose in words. A primary doctor, or a dermatologist, can look at it in order to tell what it is. If dry skin or eczema rash, hydrocortisone cream helps. Some rashes are an allergy to something. Hydrocortisone also helps allergic rashes. Ringworm (fungus) would need an antifungal. If it doesn't go away, a dermatologist can tell if it is something serious. ...Read more
I am experiencing rash on back. The following also describe me: Skin rash and Skin redness or irritation. What should I do?
Details: It is hard enough to diagnose a skin condition even with an exam, it is impossible to provide a guess when there is so little information. We need to know the duration, the appearance, the character (itching, burning etc) of the rash. We also need to know what kind of medications or supplements you are on. Can you provide us with these info.? ...Read more
Rash on back of husband's neck. Pic & description in files. New job site, new shirts, stopped using shirts, helped somewhat but is still spreading?
Healthtap: HealthTap doctors cannot see pictures in your file through the Q&A in this manner. For specific concerns about the rash or any other health issue, please request a healthtap prime or concierge consult with a physician in your state. ...Read more
I have been having a burning sensation that started on my face and abdomen then three days later a rash on back & neck with burning now both alternate?
See a doctor:
A rash could indicate a virus, or allergic reaction or reaction to a toxin, could be early sign of sepsis.
My advice go and see your doctor, it could ne nothing, but it is worth the peace of mind.
These things could start very innocent, so do not ignore it.good luck and go see a doctor. ...Read more
My Niece is experiencing rash on back and eczematous rash. The following also describe her: Scaly lesions, Skin redness or irritation, Taking cort...
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I am experiencing rash on chest, rash on back, neck strain and back pain (severity: severe) (side: upper).
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor.
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Very oily skin no matter how much washed. Painful itchy skin. Rash on back face neck scalp. Skin hurts. New soap. Reaction maybe?
Can I send pic of rash on back Shingles?Also, recouping knee replacement.cause get it again? '88had shingles same area.sores in hair make neck. To do
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I have a burning feeling in back of my throat. Also, have a sore neck and a rash on back of my neck. Should I go to er?
See your doctor: You should let your doctor know you are having pain. He/she can examine you and possibly run tests to find out the cause. ...Read more