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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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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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Taking Labatolol 100 mg 2x day. I do get dizzy sometimes, dry mouth, muscles in both arms and skin feels like its burning but no redness or rash?

Taking Labatolol 100 mg 2x day. I do get dizzy sometimes, dry mouth, muscles in both arms and skin feels like its burning but no redness or rash?

Check with doctor: You need to check with your doctor some of the medicine side effect is what you just describe this medicine will be wean off slowly it should not stopped by the patient suddenly that can cause more harm keep hydrating and check your pulse and your BP frequently if heart rate too slow like lower than 50 go to the emergency room thank you for using health tap good luck ...Read more

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Experiencing itchy rash. Also describe me: Skin redness/irritation and Allergic reaction. What should I do? Hand arms and legs mostly hands& arms help

Experiencing itchy rash. Also describe me: Skin redness/irritation and Allergic reaction. What should I do? Hand arms and legs mostly hands& arms help

Too little info: Most skin rashes need to be examined in order to offer meaningful insight. In the case of a reaction, a discussion about potential exposures is also necessary. ...Read more

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I am experiencing genital rash, skin redness or irritation and skin rash. They appeared first on both arms then spread to legs feet thighs & genitals?

I am experiencing genital rash, skin redness or irritation and skin rash. They appeared first on both arms then spread to legs feet thighs & genitals?

Not enough info: Many possibilities, hard to guess at the cause from this description. You'll need to see a doctor in person. Good luck! ...Read more

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Extremely painful lump in right underarm. I am having a hard time moving my arm bc the pain is so bad. No redness on skin. Feeling unwell?

Extremely painful lump in right underarm. I am having a hard time moving my arm bc the pain is so bad. No redness on skin. Feeling unwell?

Get care ASAP: It sounds like you may have a fairly serious bacterial infection. See a doctor right away, preferably tonight even if you have to go to an emergency department. For sure get seen immediately if you develop fever 101F or if your "unwell" feeling is severe. Good luck! ...Read more

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I am experiencing arm swelling only on my upper arm and skin that is warm to the touch in the affected area. No redness or rash. What could this be?

I am experiencing arm swelling only on my upper arm and skin that is warm to the touch in the affected area. No redness or rash. What could this be?

Arm swelling: The symptoms you mention indicate a need for you to see your doc. The swelling MAY be from several things such as a circulation issue, cellulitis, etc. Your doc will help. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I am experiencing arm pain and itchy rash (severity: severe) (quality: severe itching). The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritati...

I am experiencing arm pain and itchy rash (severity: severe) (quality: severe itching). The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritati...

Please see eval asap: Hi
Given the severity of your symptoms, I would recommend seeking eval in person at an urgent care center. Rashes are very common, but also need to be visualized before prescribing treatment. We also need to determine if your arm pain is from the rash or if there is another issue going on. Hope you can get treated soon, best wishes ...Read more

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Tested a few drops of liquid clindamycin on skin after last use (1 yr ago) I was itchy. Get itchy/redness often with ABs. Told DDS & said to try anyway. Also Penicillin allergy. Skin on arm got red after it dried on it. Can I take it or is it allergy?

Tested a few drops of liquid clindamycin on skin after last use (1 yr ago) I was itchy. Get itchy/redness often with ABs. Told DDS & said to try anyway. Also Penicillin allergy. Skin on arm got red after it dried on it. Can I take it or is it allergy?

Get tested: You may have allergy to some antibiotics. You do not want to take any medication that, for you, can produce allergic consequences. Would be best to discuss this, and be tested, with an Allergist. ...Read more

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I am having rash on arm, chest and shoulders, skin redness or irritation and skin rash (episodic itchiness, uniform tiny bumps, skin colored mostly). A nurse said it was allergic reaction & gave me centraben cream. Can allergy last more than a week?

I am having rash on arm, chest and shoulders, skin redness or irritation and skin rash (episodic itchiness, uniform tiny bumps, skin colored mostly). A nurse said it was allergic reaction & gave me centraben cream. Can allergy last more than a week?

Yes: If you are exposed to the item to which you are allergic, the symptoms will persist, even for years. It would be prudent to consult your doctor.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine ...Read more

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The skin on my arms is always red. What can cause this?

The skin on my arms is always red. What can cause this?

Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chemicals are very irritating as well as constant exposure to moisture reduces protective skin oils and sets the skin up for injury. The trick is to apply good protective skin cream frequently and minimize ongoing damage. Clean it using gentle means. ...Read more

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When I itch my skin on my arms it goes red and swells up what could be causing this?

When I itch my skin on my arms it goes red and swells up what could be causing this?

Urticaria: This phenomenon is known as dermatographic urticaria or dermatographism.
The pressure basically causes histamine release tracing the path of your pressure allergically with a vascular response in the epidermis. Very common. Just let it resolve. ...Read more

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On both of my arms I have red bumpy skin it doesn't itch its just really embrassing what can I do to treat it?

On both of my arms I have red bumpy skin it doesn't itch its just really embrassing what can I do to treat it?

BUMPY ARM SKIN: Cannot tell with out seeing what you have. It sounds like a condition called keratosis pilaris. Have a dermatologist check it out. There are several salves and lotions that can help this. ...Read more

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How to get red of the dark skin in some part of the body like under arms?

Pigmentation: Some areas of the skin are darker by nature. Underarms, genital skin, etc. If you ever get rashes or irritation or are irritated by shaving, minimizing those things can help. Typical bleaching creams are not used under the arms. If it is really distressing, laser lightening of the skin could be tried. ...Read more

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Tiny bumps on skin and aren’t red they are scattered out and are on face and arms?

Tiny bumps on skin and aren’t red they are scattered out and are on face and arms?

Eval: These lesions would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment. ...Read more

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I have red pinpoints on my arms (top where skin is exposed to sun light) that have growing more and more for 8 months. Please advice.

I have red pinpoints on my arms (top where skin is exposed to sun light) that have growing more and more for 8 months. Please advice.

See a doctor: It is difficult to properly assess over the internet. You could have something as simple as freckles less likely but possible a skin problem. See a healthcare professional for a proper evaluation. ...Read more

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What may cause red itchybumps hard as stones to appear on my skin for hours then go then afterr2 days they appear again in diff places on arms n back?

What may cause red itchybumps hard as stones to appear on my skin for hours then go then afterr2 days they appear again in diff places on arms n back?

Possible hives: Hives are raised, red, itchy and can feel very firm due to the skin swelling. It is common for hives to come and go on different part of the body. The causes are varied depending on if they last more or less than 6 weeks. Causes include food, drug or insect sting allergies, infections, and sometimes the cause isn't found. Take a photo to show your doctor if it fades before your visit. ...Read more

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Skin on arms at elbow seems sensitive, get red marks there that look like blood is coming up from skin, what could this be?

Skin on arms at elbow seems sensitive, get red marks there that look like blood is coming up from skin, what could this be?

Eczema? Allergy?: It is too hard to tell what that elbow rash could be without looking at it. An elbow rash could be due to many different things, such as reactions to poison oak, poison ivy, cosmetics, sunscreens, foods eaten, animals petted, etc... It could also eczema (sensitive skin that gets inflamed, itches, and cracks up), a skin infection... The possibilities are many, so a doctor should take a look. ...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

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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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 rash looking patches of skin in the crease of both arms, they only itch sometimes and are usually dry?

Rash on arms: Need a picture to help. Do a video consult or send photos. Seborrhea dermatitis some to mind. Use plain skin cream to see if that helps. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my skin get a diamond shape pattern on my arms & legs. Our lined in red white on inside?

What does it mean when my skin get a diamond shape pattern on my arms & legs. Our lined in red white on inside?

Blood vessel pattern: Reticulated (net-like) pattern on skin is seen in a number of conditions. It can be simply when a person is cold, and usually resolves once warmed up. Also can be seen in a number of collagen vascular diseases and conditions with inflammation of blood vessels. If the pattern is persistent, please see your dermatologist for a possible biopsy and workup. Some of these can involve internal organs. ...Read more

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My son random developed small, red hard bumps on his skin. Most are on his back with a few on his feet and arms. He does not have other symptoms.

My son random developed small, red hard bumps on his skin. Most are on his back with a few on his feet and arms. He does not have other symptoms.

Picture: Send us a picture to help the diagnosis. It may be a virus or contact rash if he is otherwise well. All the best. ...Read more

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Have pin sized blood spots under my skin. (torso, arms) 2raised bigger ones on torso. What could be the cause? Bright red. Not a lot, but enough to see

Have pin sized blood spots under my skin. (torso, arms) 2raised bigger ones on torso. What could be the cause? Bright red. Not a lot, but enough to see

Get checked: It sounds like you are describing cherry angioma, a benign blood vessel growth that is very common. However, I advise any time seeing something new or changing on your body go get it checked by your dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have small flesh colored bumps on my arms, not red or pink, just skin colored and they itch. Most people cannot see them unless in the right light?

I have small flesh colored bumps on my arms, not red or pink, just skin colored and they itch. Most people cannot see them unless in the right light?

Doctor can evaluate: Itchy spots that are barely visible until itching and scratching begin, may have some extra-sensitive nerve endings there (that send itchiness signals to the brain), or have some cells there that release histamine (causes itching) for no particular reason or release histamine when the area is rubbed or scratched. A doctor can evaluate to see if the bumps are related to any problem inside the body. ...Read more