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Red Spot On Lower Back
I have a red spot on my lower back that looks like a spider bite. It is about the size of a quarter and hurts to the touch. What should I do to remedy it?
Well: Need to examine you to give specific diagnosis and treatment. Recommend Healthtap visit with photographs upload it ...Read more
Chickenpox 8 yrs ago left with scar turned Pink red firm small itchy spot lower back dermatologist in a week but can a old chickenpox scar itch?
I have pain in the right side of my lower back with a big red spot, I can't move my right hand up next to my head when I am laying down on my abdomi?
See your doctor: These symptoms require a thorough evaluation to find out what's going on and what can be done for you. ...Read more
Had a hard pimple on lower back in February. It took a while to go down and since then there's been a brownish red mark in that spot. Normal?
Bump on back: You likely had a cyst, which is not serious and can appear without any provocation. It may or not be tender and usually lasts weeks t o m onths and then goes away, but may leave a discolored area, which should fade in time ...Read more
I just found a small black/ dark red spot inside my cheek above my back lower molars. What could this be?
Trauma: If you just noticed it, the black/dark red spot most likely represents an area of trauma, such as happens when biting your cheek. This could occur during chewing without you realizing it. It should disappear within a week, unless you keep biting it. It may also represent pigment of no consequence. If you use dip or chew, it could be serious & you should be checked by your doctor or dentist. ...Read more
Itchy red spot on lip, peels off and cycles again. Last year it spread from up lip to lower but suddenly disappeared;after months is back. What is it?
I have a bright red spot on my lower leg I noticed two days ago and I'm getting a numb feeling in the back of my knee?
I'm not sure we can: Put these two things together. The red spot is MOST likely a skin condition: eczema, psoriasis, etc. But another cause is allergies, perhaps to a bug bite. Have you been in a tick area? I suppose you must consider Lyme Disease, though this is much less common than many people think. I think the spot and numbness can both be watched; if the spots enlarge/spread or numbness persists, see your Doctor ...Read more
Should I see a doctor? I have a red spot on the lower part of my back it has a hole in it and is very painful and drains I have one on my tummy it stated out as a red bump it was and is painful it got a head on it today withes brown
It sounds like you may be dealing with an infectious process. For this reason you should visit your doctor for an evaluation and treatment as deemed necessary.
Good luck. ...Read more
Should I see a doctor? Should I see a doctor? Asked 17 minutes ago - chattanooga, tn back pain dizziness fatigue headache I have a red spot on the lower part of my back it has a hole in it and is very painful and drains I have one on my tummy it stated o
Yes.: Go get checked out. Hopefully an easy fix. ...Read more
I have nickel sized red spots on the back of my leg and lower back, they are dark centered with red around it. What is it?
Need more info: There are many potential answers for such spots. For example: Do they itch or burn? How long have they been present? Have you been recently bitten by insects? Any new drug or supplement introduced? If they bother you enough, you should consult your doctor to find out whether treatment is needed. ...Read more
Depends on the cause: There are many things that could cause a skin rash. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Everytime my child gets a cold she gets red very itcy (almost mosquito bite type) spots on her lower back and legs. What could it be?
Perhaps these are: Not colds but actually allergic reactions. Then, these may be hives (the itchy rash) and the congestion/cough may be part of that allergy. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may help for both, but please speak with her pediatrician to better diagnose and treat this problem. If you are a Prime member, you also could consult one us through there. ...Read more
C section 14 weeks ago. Since then have had a red, itchy rash in a band around lower back. Is small red bumpy spots, itches on and off. What is it?
Hi doctors I have rash red spots on feet lower back side of hips its quite itchy I am wheat and gluten and dairy have illuminated chicken?
What can I do?, medical problem, irritated eyes, nosebleed, pain in lower back, extremely itchy, red spots on skin.?
Need exam: Those are a lot of often unrelated and fairly non-specific symptoms. You're going to need an exam by your primary care physician. ...Read more
I have red spot on lower leg after a day it turn black and never fades after 7 months now my lower leg full of red spot im afraid that they turn black?
I have a small red spot on lower penis. When squeezed clear liquid comes out then scabs. No pain. Wha is it?
Caution: Likely STD: There are a number of possibilities, but it is likely to be a lesion associated with one of several std's ("sexually transmitted diseases"). The fact that it is painless narrows the diagnosis a little. You definitely need to have this evaluated and (to avoid worsening) treated asap. In the meantime, please have consideration for, and protect your partner (s) from, possible spread of infection. ...Read more
I'm having cold in intervals and there's a red spot on my chet and lower adomen pain sometimes what does it indicates?
Cold in interval?
I have a red spot the size of a quarter on my back. It is raised around the edges and white in the center. It don't itch nor does it hurt.?
I have a red spot on my back with a white center. It's about the size of a quarter. What is it? It don't itch nor is it painful.
Needs exam to tell: It is very difficult to tell you what it is without visual exam and feel of it. If it is bothering you see your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more