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Red Rash On Thighs And Stomach
Took generic Plan B 27 hours ago. Lacy red rash on arms, thighs and stomach. TookAllegra and put Triamcinolone cream on it. Anything else? Concern?
Need more info: Sounds like an allergy reaction. If not improved in 24 hours or getting worse like difficulty with breathing, feeling faint see your family physician or go to ER. ...Read more
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Dermatologist: Such an extensive itchy rash warrants and examination by a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. Possibilities include an allergic reaction to something you ate or took. Think about possible causes. In the meantime for relief of itching take an antihistamine like benadryl (can cause drowsiness) or claritin (non drowsy). ...Read more
I’m pregnant and feel great. Unfortunately, I have a red, patchy rash on my thighs and stomach. What causes this? What should I do?
See a dermatologist: Not possible to diagnose from such a vague description. ...Read more
I have a itchy red rash on the back of my thighs that is spreading to my stomach and on my hips and on my lower back above my butt what can I do?
I have a raised red rash which started off on my thighs and has spread up my back and stomach and down legs and arms itchy, some yellow scabbing?
Impetigo? Get seen!: It sounds like you could have a rash that became infected. You may need oral and topical antibiotics as well as a surgical scrub like hibiclens or some hydrogen peroxide to clean the area. Dry itchy skin becomes cracked, rashy and infected skin. I think you should head to a physician for evaluation especially because of the yellow crusting. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may help with itch. ...Read more
I have a small rash or bump on my leg it is red and really dry. It doesn't hurt but I feel like small spots are appearing on my stomach?
Me & my fiancé are experiencing a red burning itchy scaling rash. Me on my butt & in the lining of the cheeks. Him on his inner thighs & stomach?
Contact allergy?: May be a contact allergy that could be cause by laundry soap or other additive if you both use the same washing machine for clothes and sheets. Could possibly be bed bugs as well. Best to have your primary care examine the rash, and may need referral to a dermatologist. In the mean time, try to figure out what common environmental exposure you both have, and do some trial and error changes. ...Read more
Rash appeared suddenly, somewhat blotchy, red bumps all over my stomach, thighs, chest, and arms. Not itchy. Haven't changed anything: detergent etc.
My 1 year old has viral stomatitis, and a yeast rash in diaper area. Now there are little red bumps on her thighs, stomach and arms. What is this?
See below: Spreading rash seems to be part of viral illness your baby has. ...Read more
Hi...im experiencing itchy, scaly and painful palms for the past 2 days...i also have redness, unpainful rashes all over my abdomen...rashes at the back?
Hard to diagnose: Unless visualized and touched. Please visit a healthcare provider as soon as possible for diagnosis and treatment. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
Eczema?: Dry patches can be from eczema, use a moisturizer daily after showering and see your doctor for adequate diagnosis. ...Read more
I've recently started getting really itchy all over my body but the worse spot is my stomach, back and my thighs. There are no noticable bumps or rashes but when I do end up itching them I get some pretty extreme welts. What could possibly be causing this
Your condition sounds like dermatographism. This is a type of urticaria (hives). It normally resolves in a few months, but some patients may persists with symptoms for years.
Treatment with anti-histamines like zyrtec or Allegra (fexofenadine) are usually very effective.
Be sure to consult with your dermatologist to confirm your diagnosis and evaluate you for possible triggers. ...Read more
My 4 yr old son suffers from itching, rashes and redness after every 7-10 days behind his knees & back of his thighs, hips and elbow joints?
Eczema: Eczema is a skin problem which causes dry, itchy skin, especially in the areas you mentioned. It can come and go for years. Bathe with plain water, only mild soap as needed, no scrubbing. Pat dry and apply a good moisturizer (no fragrance, thick, not a watery lotion) regularly. If it worsens and causes raw skin, see your doctor. ...Read more
I have intense itchy rashes on my thighs, arms, chest, stomach and hands this has been going on for a month or so?
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Without seeing: The rash and getting a long history there is no way to diagnose your condition, see a dermatologist ...Read more
Rash: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more
I have red-purple marks/lines on the sides of my stomach, thighs, and lower back. What are they and are they bad?
Stretch marks: Likely that. If they have been there for some time and don't hurt or itch and are not spreading that could be it. Hard to say without a picture or more description. It could be many other things. See your doctor when you can. :) ...Read more
I have a very red rash in the inside creases of my upper thighs burns and itcheS hydrocortizone helps itching and burn but not redness.?
Rash and steroids: Hard to know the cause of the rash. However, dermal fungal infections typically prefer skin folds because of optimal heat/dampness. Hydrocortisone would tend to exacerbate fungal infections (even despite improved itching). One might want to see a physician to confirm diagnosis and set course of optimized treatment. Good luck! ...Read more
Bumps keep popping up in numerous amounts. Started off with 4 and now in a week's time at 30. Mostly on abdomen, thigh, back and side. Itchy and red?
Bumps: You probably have urticaria. See your PCP. ...Read more
I have a rash on my inner thighs stomach and now under my armpits and it keeps spreading. What is it what can I do and most importantly is it contagi?
Rash: Are you overweight?? - sounds like it might be a superficial skin fungus infection - any other medical issues??? I would try a course of any of the over the counter topical antifungal agents for athletes foot on one of the areas. Sometimes skin fungal infections are a sign of underlying Diabetes so if it doesn't get better - see your doctor ...Read more
On my upper thighs near my groin area, I have redness, itchiness and bumpiness, sort of like a rash. What could I use to treat/get ride of that?
Visit: Rash or vaginal symptoms meet face-to-face visit or Healthtap visit for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
I have got small red rashes in my thigh and nearby area from last 1 week or so and now it started to be very scratchy and itching a lot, pls help me?
See you dermatology: Since this has persisted you need to see a dermatologist and get a clear diagnosis so you could have rapid therapy ...Read more
Red, dry, and hot (not itchy or painful) 10cm-diamater rashes on my mid-outer thighs. Irregular shape is identical on both thighs. Photo in profile.
I found little white flake looking things in my hair and have this weird rash or bites in my back stomach and thighs?
See your doctor: You m, ay have any number of things to include lice, scabies or a skin rash such as eczema or psoriasis. See your doctor for the correct diagnosis and proper treatment. Take a picture of your skin on your stomach and thighs for the doctor to see the progression incase it changes when you see her. Hope you get well soon. ...Read more
I have a red splotch with a red bump in the middle on my thigh, and some smaller red splotches on my lower stomach. What are they?
I have had a splotchy, reddish brownish rash around my stomach and down on my thighs, just below my groin. Can anyone tell me what this is?
Not without eval.: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more
I've had a couple itchless, smooth, red, oval, 2-3 inch rashes for several months. I've tried every antifungal there is. Located on chest and thigh.
Hello, I have about 30 bumps on my upper thighs mostly my left one and 4 on my stomach they are very red puffed up and they peel then turn into scabs?
It is impossible to DX correctly bumps or rashes in this format.
An exam is needed to get the correct DX and treatment.
Please call and get an apt for this to be done. ...Read more