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Red Spot On Leg Itches
Hives? Rash? It keeps spreading it starts as a red area then a welt appears and it itches and burns/stings on legs arms lower back and lower abdomen
Hive & rash: you have urticaria or allergic dermatitis, it is best if you see your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment, at the mean time try an antihistamine such as Zyrtec or Benadryl, hydrocortisone cream, but you need to find out what you are allergic to. Good luck ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 4 year old has a flat red spot on his leg that itches sometimes. Its not getting bigger and he has no fever or pain. Has had it 3 weeks. What is it?
Get a burning on my legs then a red spot comes out and itches, turn to a red inflamed small sore. What could this be and what should I do?€
See a Dermatologist: Best thing would be to see a dermatologist when this reaction happens. Especially when the small, inflamed red sore is most prevalent. ...Read more
I was camping & got a red spot on my leg. It's painful, has swelling, itching redness and a lump under the skin. How can I know what it is?
Bug bite: You probably got bitten by a bug of some sort - impossible to tell what sort without seeing it in person. Could also be a small staph infection, or a bite that has become infected. Apply warm soaks 2-3 times/day, but if it doesn't resolve in a few days see your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I found new, irregularly shaped red spot, 5-6mm, on my leg and i'm curious if I should have it checked out. There is no pain, itching, etc. ?
Yesterday I went walking in the woods. I got a lot of mosquito bits on my legs that started itching right away. When I got home I noticed a big red spot in the center of my forehead (size of a quarter). It didn't inch or anything but I treated it like it
I have a red blotchy rash on the back of both of my calves. severely itches but is also painful too. find it odd that its in the same spot on both leg?
Requires examination: sounds suspicious and must be observed and examined to diagnose. ...Read more
I got a tattoo not to long ago been 10days and I now have red bumps with a white head on my leg its only in that one spot above my tattoo and up it itches every now and then I've had them for 2 days?
Mosquito bite: are the itchy bumps, "small circle looking red spot " that appear after mosquitos use their mouth to puncture your skin and suck on your blood. Most mosquito bites are harmless. Apply ice it will stop itching and heal on its own without medical treatment. If any complications or concerns, see your PCP for further investigation. ...Read more
I have a red spot on inner thigh the size of a quarter with a white spot in center. What could this be? It burns an itches a little.
Skin lesion: Is the outer border slightly raised & scaly? Does the center look like relatively normal skin? May have ringworm (tinea corporis) a mind skin fungus. Can try otc antifungal cream like Lamisil (or generic terbinafine). Rub in thoroughly, wash hands. Treat for at least a week after lesion has disappeared. Wash clothing/bedding/towels that touched it. If not improved, see doc. Keep area dry. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer