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Red Rash With Raised Bumps
Raised skin bumps can be caused by a variety of conditions, benign or harmful, but in most cases they are benign and harmless. The most common causes are an infection or an allergic reaction. Rec.: if concerned about the condition of your skin, you should see your doctor.
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My daughter and I have a red rash with small raised bumps only in the bends of our arms it came and went and now it is back again what might this be??
Details matter: Itch? Eczema is common in this area, but not the only possible explanation. If you see a dermatologist, she will examine your skin and ask many questions. Be sure to bring anything you have applied. ...Read more
4month old with red rash with tiny raised bumps on stomach. Started as small patch 2 days ago. Had fever of 100 but not now. Doesn't seem to hurt.?
Rash: Unable to diagnose 100% but if is localized, non painful, raised and she is well, it is likely OK and safe to watch. There is a viral infection called rosella that is preceded by a high temperature for 2-3 days and the patient breaks out in a rash on her head and torso. It doesn't sound like this. Seek medical care if the rash changes or she is otherwise sick. All the best. ...Read more
I have a red rash (mostly dots) and usually raised bumps that form on my skin when I get nervous or it's hot. What is it and is it serious?
Probably not: Unless this is a new thing for you I would not worry about it. ...Read more
I have a red rash on my scrotum with raised bumps mainly where hair follicles are. Could this be jock itch?
Yes: Could be ingrown hair, folliculits as well. Please get checked for the best diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
My daughter has small red rashes that apper for about a week and then dry up and go away small reddish pink raised bumps. How do I cure these?
See the doctor: This rash needs to be evaluated. More details on history, pattern, age, etc need to be provided to give a proper diagnosis. Start with your pediatrician, let them evaluate her. ...Read more
Get diagnosis: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more
So I randomly had some itchy bumps on my skin last month, they weren't rashes, just raised itchy red bumps that turned into scab over time. Help?
7yo has rashes on both upper arms. Raised red bumps. Itchy. Doesn't look like hives. Allergic reaction?
The differential is very large. Could be sun exposure. Could be contact dermatitis. I would follow up with your family physician or dermatologist and give a more detailed rendering. When did it happen? Was the child taking any medication at the time? Any travel history?
Use of new detergents or change in clothes? Have a great day. ...Read more
Rash: Is the area itchy? Could be allergic reaction. Have you changed any lotions or applied anything to the area? Can apply over the counter steroid cream and take Benadryl (diphenhydramine). Have you had a fever? If you are having burning and blistering you may have shingles. F/U with your doctor to determine the cause if it's not getting better with allergy meds. If you have shortness of breath call 911. Good luck ...Read more
I have a rash on my inner thigh, it is red, some bumps are raised, it doesn't itch, but it hurts to touch. What is it?
I woke up this morning with a rash of hundreads of red bumps that are raised and itchey and blistered. I can't stop itching. The rash is spreading.
Is there any kind of correlation between someone having pinkeye and then developing a skin rash? Bumps seem to come and go, red patches raised bumps
Bra rash is super itchy, red, stings to the touch, raised \u0026 inflamed. Days after still red now with bumps with black dots? What are these black dots?
Your initial: Description sounds like an inflammation of skin hair follicles or a friction rash or, infrequently a contact type dermatitis (doubt), the fact that it stings suggests that there is some superficial skin breakdown. If the black "dots" brush or wash off easily and you wore a black bra it is just fibers from the bra. Wouldn't know what else would cause that without seeing. ...Read more
So I have a really bad issue with shafing, like my thys tubing together. I only walked around for an hour today an I have a rash in my inner thys so bad it hurts to touch and walk. The rash is raised raw red bumps. Can anything help with this?
Yes: You can wear cotton or other sweat-absorbing material pants that extend below the level of your thighs. It is possible that losing some of the fat in your thighs (by diet and/or exercise) could help, too. For the short term, cool the rash with a cold pack and apply a mild over-the-counter steroid preparation (as long as there is no break in the skin where the rash is). ...Read more
Need eval to know: This rash needs to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis.. ...Read more
My 2.5 year old daughter has itchy inflamed red blotchy palms with a raised tiny bump rash across them.?
Could be the start of a viral illness
The enteroviruses, including the coxsackieviruses cause
s rash that includes tender blisters in the mouth and tongue as well as on the palms and soles of the hands and the feet. Occasionally the rash will also occur on the buttocks or the genital area. Young children have a general feeling of being ill (malaise) and are often cranky with a depressed appetite ...Read more
Rash now 14 days. Dr visit last thursday, contact dermatitis. Symptoms are not better. No relief from red raised itchy bumps what can I do?
Re-evaluation: Depending on the treatment, allergic contact dermatitis can last several days to a month. If would be worthwhile to re-check with a doctor and specifically a dermatologist to confirm the contact dermatitis diagnosis and offer perhaps a different course of treatment. Don't suffer. ...Read more
Skin rash, month now, skin itches, I scratch, at 1st little bumps would appear, now spreading with raised red lumps with little bumps too, sound like?
Dermograghism: See a dermatologist. Meanwhile you can take a daily antihistamine. The best one for this is Zyrtec. The generic, cetirizine, is just the same only cheaper. This is a physical urticaria, not allergy. When the skin is stroked, mast cells release histamine, causing itchy, elevated areas in the shape of the contact. Thus you can write messages on your skin. ...Read more
We just got back from a vacation in the Wi Dells. I noticed that I have a rash on both my sides by my breasts, going toward my back. Raised red bumps?
I have red small raised bumps (rash) on my lower legs that gets worse when I work all day. They itch, the rash fades at night, & returns when im on my?
I am travelling in Costa Rica and Panama and have developed an itchy, red rash all over that looks like small raised bumps. It is also on the soles of?
One idea: It will take a long time to diagnose leishmaniasis unless someone thinks of it. It has lots of forms. ...Read more
What causes red rash on lower legs small red raised bumps, thickest at ankles, but spreading upward
Many possible causes: 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
My nephew has red, itchy raised bumps on his elbows and knees. Was prescribed a steroid which didn't improve the rasH, what could this be? He's 3
Itchy Rash: Red, Raised, Itchy bumps sounds like a description of hives. Usually oral steroids improve a hive-like rash. This type of rash can be brought on by recent viral infections, food ingestion or drug ingestion. There are, however, many causes of rash in a 3 year old child so seeing the rash would be helpful to assist in diagnosis. I would be happy to consult with your nephews mom as I am in Ohio. ...Read more
I have a rash that only appears on my elbows, red raised itchy bumps. Sometimes it looks scabby or scaly. What is this and how do I get rid of it?
Pruritic skin rashes: Based on your age and description, the most common skin rash that are red, itch, and scaly is atopic dermatitis. Psoriasis could be similar but it is not as itchy. Either case, you can try to apply otc Hydrocortisone cream to the lesions a few times a day plus moisturizer generously to always keep your skin moist. If it does not improve or not completely resolve, you would need to see a doctor. ...Read more
I have a rash on stomach, back, and shoulder. It's red bumps that are individual and not together. They are raised up and are now starting to itch.
Folliculitis: It sounds as though it could be a folliculitis which is an inflammation around the hair follicles. They're little red bumps which may or may not be itchy. Usually a salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide wash will take care of it. It can also be a form of eczema which can be aggravated by salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide. It's probably best to see a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have a rash, it was raised bumps but then once taking antihistamine it has gone down&comes up blotchy red patches and my fingers feel stiff/tingle.
Urticaria (hives): Red, raised itchy rash responsive to antihistamines sounds like hives. Acute hives usually resolve within a few days but can last weeks. Hives can become chronic if symptoms last over 6 weeks. Commonly, viral/bacterial infections can trigger an outbreak, however medications, foods, and insect stings can also cause acute hives but have the potential to lead to more serious complications. ...Read more
I have a red rash on the shaft of my penis with medium sized raised bumps. I am not sexually active and did not notice it last night? Can you help me.
Give it 48 hrs: If no discomfort, just give it a couple of days to see if they would go away. If they are getting worse, painful, or itchy, see your doctor. ...Read more
12 mos old boy has rash on and around his scrotum. Small red raised bumps and scrotum red. Anus is very irritated looking deep red around it please help?
Have him checked: Your description suggests perianal strep infection.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have what looks like a heat rash covering belly chest and back, is this heat rash or could it be something else? All the red bumps are raised
Heat Rash (Miliaria) occurs from blockage of sweat glands. Excessive sweating leads to overhydration of the outer layer of the skin, which is composed of dead cells. The excess accumulation of dead cells blocks the sweat glands and cause sweat to accumulate under the skin. This causes small papules (bumps) and vesicles (tiny blisters) to
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I have a scatteted rash around my wrists, top of arms, ankles & tiny bit on my back. I feel completely well, no other symptoms. Red raised bumps, itches?
I have a localized rash near the right side of my stomach, right next to my belly button. It consists of some small, slightly raised red bumps.
I've been on doxycycline 2 weeks out of 3 for bullseye rash. The rash faded but still have a raised red bump at bite location. Is Lyme still present?
I have a rash that started on my legs they look like red small raised bumps different sizes and now scaling in the front and back of legs. Arms top of?
See a dermatologist: Itch? Fleas? See a skin specialist.Get a more detailed answer ›
I developed a rash of thin red lines over my torso and back and lower back over night two days ago. My hands have small raised bumps that can sting?
Rash: Rashes are hard to diagnose sometimes when you are looking at them. Impossible to diagnose without even seeing them. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Symptoms: rash only on cheek area, red itchy, tiny raised bumps. No pimples/pus. It goes in 1-3days, appears randomly every few months. No other problems.?
I noticed a small red cirlce "rash" on my right breast several months ago. A couple of days ago I noticed its seeming to get a little larger. No lumps or itching. It doesn't seem to have dry skin or bumps on it...it's very slightly raised...I mean the sl
?? Fungal/Ringworm: One look is worth 1000 words. A red circle rash certainly sounds like a fungal skin infection or ringworm (which is not any kind of worm at all, it's just called that). Most primary care doctors can tell this just by looking. If this is the case it is often treated with a topical antifungal medication. ...Read more
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