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Red Rash On Big Toe Symptoms
Hi doc, had unprotected oral and got pain on big toe on my left leg and itchy rash on my elbows and non itchy red rash on chest. Then got ulcer on lower lip and skin on mouth roof started peeling off. Burning tongue sensation and lumps on mouth roof. Imme
Unrelated symptoms: And sketchy picture, you need to be examined, tell your doctor what you are anxious about, you might need an STD testing, trust your doctor, your information is confidential, good luck ...Read more
What could having a thick red rash from the neck down with swollen ankles and foot discs be a symptom of?
See below: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs and other studies, can he/she determine what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
I am experiencing foot itching and toe inflammation. The following also describe me: Foot redness, Toe swelling, and Skin rash. What should I do? It has been itching since last night. I went hiking but no one else got itchy feet.
? athlete's foot:
You could consider a trial of athlete's foot spray (usually lotrimin or tinactin spray) which are active against yeasts, e.g. Candida albicans.
It is a moist environment that allows for growth of these fungi on the skin of the feet. Give it a try for the next few days and determine if it settles down. Otherwise, see a physician. ...Read more
My feet are painful swollen and hurts to walk on them red dots rash around toes on each foot over a week now?
Too long to wait...: You need to see your doctor soon. A complete history and physical exam is needed to determine if this problem is isolated to the feet or a symptom of a more generalized condition. ...Read more
What would cause a red itchy rash on top of foot above toes looks like sunburn, itchy, slightly tender occurred after onset of third day of period?
Allergy: You could have shoe allergy. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation to get the correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Should I seek medical attention? My left leg and foot is so swollen, I can't move my toes. Also has what seems to be a rash that looks like broken blood vessels. My leg is also red and warm to the touch
Cellulitis: What you are describing may be either cellulitis (which is an infection of the skin), or DVT (clot in the veins), either of these require urgent treatment and you should go to the emergency room as soon as possible. If cellulitis, then the treatment is antibiotics and local care. If dvt, then the treatment is blood thinners. The er can make the diagnosis and begin treatment. ...Read more
Part: left big toe symptoms: redness, swelling, burning pain bout me: I am fit. Zero alcohol question: most common causes of these symtomps?
Part:left big: You could have an infection in the toenail or gouty attack. Need to see a podiatrist to differentiate. If toenail is infected might need cutting it back under local anesthesia and PO and topical antibiotics, to r/o gout need a blood test for uric acid. Either way need to be treated ...Read more
I've had a red scaly rash on my foot for about a week and a half. It itchs and is painful when touched. It doesn't appear to be spreading.
Several possibilitie: There are several likely possibilities. If you want to know, you would need to have it looked at by a doctor. If it is not bothering you much, you could wait another week to see if it resolves on its own. ...Read more
My daughter has a red scally rash on her foot it was small and now covers half her foot is cracked and oozzing?
Eczema vs. Fungal: The two most common causes of foot rash are fungal infection and eczema. Although, there may be other causes as well, these two seem to be encountered most frequently. Without seeing the rash, it is very hard to prescribe a right treatment. I would try to find a primary care physician, unless you have one or a dermatologist to turn to. Those two will need two different kinds of treatment. ...Read more
I have a rash or something on the side of my foot, its red and thick dry and scaly. What could it be?
I have a weird rash on the sole of my foot. I noticed it two weeks ago - wasn't red or itchy then is now and it's bigger now - little red lumps?
1 bird, 2 stones...: Without seeing the rash and it's exact location, it's a bit challenging to to to exact a treatment. I would apply an over the counter hydro-cortisone cream and a anti-fungal cream, together at the same time, as soon as possible. If no improvement, then see your doctor at his local local surgery for direction. ...Read more
What could it be if my feet have suddenly swollen with small red-brown rash like dots that seem to be in a cluster on the top of my foot and calf?
Many possibilities: There are several different things this could be. You really should see a dermatologist and have a proper evaluation. ...Read more
I have a circular rash on my foot that was once red but is now more brown. It does not itch and has not spread or gotten bigger. Could it be ringworm?
“I have had a rash on my leg for nearly 6 weeks it doesn't itch, it extends from my foot up my calf. It's slightly raised and slightly red”?
Why do the bottoms of my feet itch so badly? It is a deep itch inside my foot, but horrible. No red skin or rash. Not scaley. Thanks!
Seen in er- inflammation/red rash of (l)foot. Dx: inflammation was related back issue- (herniated l3/4/5) ankylosing spondylis. Is this plausible?
No/yes: Herniated discs would not be related be related to inflammation of the foot nor ankylosing spondylitis. On the other hand, if you had a spine disease called ankylosing spondylitis, that is associated with peripheral joint inflammation. Ankylosing spondylitis is a diagnosis that needs to be made by a rheumatologist only. ...Read more
My boyfriend had tuberculosis 7 yrs ago but he had the treatment for 3 months, but now he has a rash on his foot and red @ times is this from tuber?
May be: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
I have a small rash on my foot, it's skin colored on the inside and red around it. Any ideas of what it is? Also there are no bumps, it does feel hot
I have had "athletes foot" for months now but it does not itchand it only appears as a red rash part of the time. It mostly is skin peeling in between. What should I do?
Rash on the inner top of my foot. It is red, dry, it itches and hot water hurts so bad. Eczema or possibly athletes foot?
Yes.: It could be eczema, athlete's foot, or something's irritating your skin. How long has this been going on? What's new? ...Read more
I have a red blistery rash on the bottom of my left foot. A few of the blisters have become so large it hurts to walk. What is this?
See a doctor: You should see a doctor to address the problem. ...Read more
I was bit by something on my foot and it had a red itchy rash around it, now it looks like it is bruising a little bit. Is this normal?
Yes: It will take its course, you might be having a bit sensitive skin, and bruising can happen by trauma ...Read more
I have a rash looking thing on my foot on the top of the foot its very itchy and sore its red brown color my foot feels very swollen. But its not?
Acute athlete's foot: The first thing that comes to mind is that this is one of the presentations of acute athlete's foot. Use drying soaks (epsom salts or dilute vinegar) and a topical antifungal... I prefer patients use lotrimin ultra or Lamisil (terbinafine) cream. You can use certain-dry pads or solutions to decrease perspiration. If this doesn't work, see a podiatrist and be sure to inform them of what you have tried already. ...Read more
Red/purple rash on foot on holiday, not itchy but very tingly, rash has burning sensation in sun, entire foot swelling to large size nochange in4 days?
Med eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more