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Red dots on upper arms for years?

Red dots on upper arms for years?

? Keratosis pilaris: Of course i cannot say for certain without an examination but you may have something called keratosis pilaris. This is a common, harmless condition. I recommend going to www.Aad.Org and looking at their online pamphlet. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Noticed some red tiny dots on skin past year, are they blood vessels? Have never had them before, appearing on the sides of my upper arms

Noticed some red tiny dots on skin past year, are they blood vessels? 
Have never had them before, appearing on the sides of my upper arms

Need more details: Not all red dots are the same. Your doctor can ask important questions, look at them carefully and in light of all your known medical conditions and diagnose and advise or refer you. ...Read more

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Tremors In hands, weak upper arms, kinda weak in legs, dizziness, weight loss, vision off, tingling in feet, stiff fingers.Post viral? Got mri, not ms

Tremors In hands, weak upper arms, kinda weak in legs, dizziness, weight loss, vision off, tingling in feet, stiff fingers.Post viral? Got mri, not ms

Please keep: looking for the cause. Lots of possibilities Blood sugar? Neurological? Thyroid? Please stay w/your doc but ask about seeing a specialist. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have red small spots with yellow heads on my upper legs an upper arms for about 7 years and i heard that mupirocin could be god but i m feeding?

I  have red small spots with yellow heads on my upper legs an upper arms for about 7 years  and i heard  that mupirocin  could be god  but i m feeding?

Not advised : Mupirocin should be reserved for limited use for certain skin infections such as impetigo. If your condition is more chronic , it could be keratosis pilaris --the best treatment fir that would be an aha containing cream. ...Read more

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I have red dots on both my upper arms, primarily in my tricep area...What is the cause and what can I do to get rid of them?

I have red dots on both my upper arms, primarily in my tricep area...What is the cause and what can I do to get rid of them?

Keratosis pillaris : Keratosis pillaris, usually a benign and asymptomatic skin condition, commonly presents as you have pointed out, often involving the upper arms, but can be seen elsewhere on the body as well. If this is the condition you have, daily use of exfoliating moisturizers containing Lactic Acid or urea may help. Topical tretinoin may also be very effective. ...Read more

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My three year old son has this small red rash on his buttocks and his upper arms, and i have no idea what it is.”?

My three year old son has this small red rash on his buttocks and his upper arms, and i have no idea what it is.”?

Hard to say?: Without more history and seeing it have no idea either? Onset? Is it itchy? Does he have associated symptoms like fever or other illness? Recent cold? Past history of eczema or other rashes? Contacts with particular rashes that you know of? We might take a stab at it in a Prime visit to give you more clarity. ...Read more