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Red Cracked Skin On Tailbone
I've been having a recurring redness around the mouth, swelling of the lips in the morning, every thing red iches, cracked skin in the corners of the mouth, it's like a red ring around the mouth to my nose and to the bottom of my chin I've tried many thin
Sensitive skin: It may help to discuss with a physician because a lot of questions come to mind that would help differentiate possible causes. A common situation is contact sensitivity often to cosmetics or lip products, especially if there are fragrances or plant extracts contained in the products. Try avoiding these and take care to moisturize to promote healing (using frangrance/additive free product). ...Read more
After intercourse, I found a crack under the foreskin, at the joint of glans and foreskin. It was with blood and pain. There was also redness of glans. Is this due to some skin disease?
Skin issue: If none of what your described was present before the intercourse and appeared after, I would think that the intercourse caused it. I don't think of any sexually transmitted disease if you discovered it right after the intercourse. It sounds like an intercourse related trauma. ...Read more
What is it? I have breast redness, bleeding from nipple, rash on chest and cracked nipples. The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritatio
Get seen: You could try to use a moisturizing lotion but if that doesn't work see your doctor and a prescription might be in order. ...Read more
Red, swollen, painful stretch mark kind skin in butt crack. Since 3 days first it was just 2 now they are about 4 or 5. Cannot sit or walk. Help please?
Get checked...: Get checked out.....PMDGet a more detailed answer ›
I've been having a skin problem in my buttocks region. I noticed when the top was itchy (inside crack). I looked and it was red/open. Seem to spread
See a dermatologist: See a dermatologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Cracked my neck wrong, now I have 4 red lumps and knots running from my middle of my head to my clavicle.
I have red bumps rite above my butt crack area they were itching but not so much now could this be from dry skin?
Fingers are really dry and cracked. Sometimes they get so bad they bleed and there looks like they're some fluid bubbles underneath my skin. Red skin.
Consult Dermatology: Most common cause of this is an irritant or allergic contact dermatitis. Underlying irritant dermatitis is often a loss of the barrier protection function of the skin, which in turn is often caused by prolonged water contact. Common irritants are soap, detergents and household chemicals. Dyshidrotic eczema is similar but with the presence of puritic small vesicles on the palms or fingers. ...Read more
Having painful itchy red rash on inner thighs/butt cheeks for 2mo. Cracked skin & cut in area b/t v/anus. Used Lomexin Crème 2%, it mostly cleared up.
Groin Rash: Sounds like you had a fungal infection. If the rash is still persisting after two weeks please see your doctor. They will need to evaluate you for other types of infection. The other possibility is that if they evaluate you and find that it is a fungal infection they may give you an oral anti fungal medication. ...Read more
Molluscum has returned, had them scraped 4 months ago. This area is new. Her skin under the bumps is cracked and red. Can I still use wart remover?
Penile eruption: The best possibility is that this is an allergic reaction to clothing or a condom or some vaginal cream contacted during intercourse. The worst is that this is malignant and needs amputation. Neither is reasonable and as recommended earlier needs to be seen to be diagnosed and recommended for treatment. ...Read more
I have red/purple marks on the top of the crack on my buttocks. Worried it might be skin cancer.?
One consideration...: ...but since we don't have access to a picture of your lesion (s), we can only advise that you get examined locally ASAP to be sure. ...Read more
A few months ago, I had athlete's foot. This time its just plain circular patch that's cracked, feels dry, red, & itchy skin (top of foot).Is it different?
There are different: Rashes with different causes. We won't be able to diagnose you with the available information. You would need history, physical examination and often lab tests to accurate assess this. Take care. ...Read more
I've had red clusters of bumps on my lower buttchecks and at the top of the crack, every so often I csn scratch the skin layer off. I've tried using prep H and lotrimin in case of fungus. Wont go away?
How do I get ridd of the red spots on my feet after epilation? I use lotions for cracked skin but it doesn't work.
Hello I have a very sore and cracked foreskin there is also red patches on the head what could this be since its impossible for it to be a STI?
Dryness: Use lotion twice a day and that should help. ...Read more
My genitals are very red and sore and have cracked skin! I wash my self 3 for times days and it's not gone away now in two weeks! Yellow and white?
Yeast? Dermatitis?: This sounds like a yeast infection. Atypical for new genital herpes, but maybe possible if at risk. Contact dermatitis or allergy, e.g. from latex (condom), or spermicide. See a doctor; your nearest NHS genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinic would be an excellent choice. ...Read more
L am diabetic and have had a really bothersome red itchy cracked skin with some occasional blistering patches in the fold beneath my abdomen/ upper th?
I have what seems to be a red semi scaly itchy rash on my scrotum and im looking for a way to treat it fast before it gets worse some skin is cracked?
Here are some. ..: Besides further detailed Hx, a direct look at the concerned area on the scrotum is essential to deduce possible Dx. But gently cleaning and drying the area and lightly applying antifungal with steroid cream 1-2 times daily would be the reasonable temporary measure before gaining pro-evaluation and counseling within 3-5 days. Best wish. .. ...Read more
No tdap shot also stepped by rusty stairs or rusty spots with cracked open split skin red that's hurts in between toe worry about tetanus?
I doubt it. ..: But maybe there are a few too many uncommon events for comfort: open skin, rusty spots, etc. The signs and symptoms of tetanus (lock jaw) are not pain where it entered but muscle spasms, jaw cramping, trouble swallowing etc. But I think a prompt doctor visit is warranted in any case for a brief exam and updating your tetanus vaccine at a minimum. Call today/now. Good wishes:) ...Read more
My brother has a cracked heel and it's a fungal infection, shows bit red skin. What's the best thing to do? Also what's your opinion on coconut oil?
Moisturize: Any moisturizing, including coconut oil, with help heel fissures. If it is, in fact, due to fungus, he would be better off using an over-the-counter antifungal cream like terbinafine, tolnaftate or Clotrimazole (generic names). Using them under some plastic wrap at night will speed the process. ...Read more
Red itchy Vag/Anus. Peeling/raw cracked skin. Felt a burn when I pee! Experienced this after using Nair last month. Now using soap for PH&cream for bumps?
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I have seborrheic dermatitis on my scalp & ears. I've also been having issues with dry, flaky, peeling, itchy, irritated, sometimes red and burning skin in butt crack.
Seb derm areas: Seborrheic dermatitis can affect the scalp, face, chest, back, underarms, groin and lower abdomen, and the fold between the buttocks. Psoriasis can do the same thing. In mild cases of both treatments are similar. Care must be taken not to use steroid creams in body folds for prolonged periods of time as they can thin the skin and cause other damage. ...Read more
I noticed that the skin right on my tailbone is red. It doesn't itch or hurt even when I touch or put pressure on it. Is this normal?
Possibly: Were you sitting down before noticing this? Skin may be red due to pressure from sitting. If there is no swelling, tenderness, warmth, pain or rash - it may not be a significant issue. Be well. ...Read more