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Red Rash On Shin
Large lumps under my skin all over my body. New lumps almost everyday. Also red rash on shins and up my inner thigh. Diagnosed with phlebitis, no clot?
Phlebitis: Phlebitis is clot, however it is clot in the smaller superficial veins that are not worrisome for life-threatening pulmonary emboli the way clot in the larger deeper vein are. Like the common cold they tend to run there course and resolve within 3-6 weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
I noticed a flat red rash on shins, no itch and a small indentation on my left leg. 38+ weeks pregnant. Is this normal?
Swelling: At this stage of pregnancy the uterus impedes venous return which leads to swelling in your legs.After a while this can result in a flat skin rash that doesn't itch and pitting edema.When u press on the leg it causes a pit or dent.Keep ur feet up as much as possible, wear maternity support hose, and it will improve after you have the baby.Do discuss this with your doctor.It can b a sign of toxemia ...Read more
I have a small red rash on my shin. I've used neosporin and it seemed to help. What could it be from ?
I have a red bumpy rash on my shins, waist, tops of my feet, forearms and my chest is red and rashy looking as well as immflamed. ?
Spreading rash...: Any type of rash that spreads from one part of the body to another needs to be examined. Try to remember what you recently ate before the rash appeared as well as any new soaps or body creams that may have caused an allergic reaction. See your doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Can eczema turn into psoriasis? I have a patch of itchy skin on my shin diagnosed as eczema. My GP prescribed Verdeso 0.05% rash came back red & bumpy
No: In fact atopic eczema and psoriasis are nearly 180 degree opposite to each other in term of the immune reactions. Cortisone is a non-specific anti-inflammatory agent which however may help both conditions although better and safer alternatives may be required. The itchy rash on your chin is likely from a contact allergy with hair preparations being the most likely suspects. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I've got a red blotchie rash looking sytom under the skin on my arms and legs and sore shins is it anything i shud be worried about had it 3 days now
Hives?: Good morning, red blotchy rash on arms and legs could be due to many causes. If it is due to an allergic or immune reaction, it may be hives. If the rashes are on the exposed areas of the arms and legs only, it is more likely due to insect bites, such as mosquitos and flees. Contact allergy is another consideration. If the rash persists, please visit your doctor. ...Read more