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Red Spots In Nipple
I keep getting these dry, red spots on my nipples. What could they be? Sometimes they itch really bad. They are really sensitive. It's on both nipples
B/f mother red spots on my breasts, legs arms and belly they are not itchy but I do have extremly itchy and sore nipples. I use nipple shields.?
Infection: Could be infection. See your doctor for an exam. ...Read more
I have brownish/ red spots underneath my breasts (on my chest) which do not hurt and aren't particularly raised up but have been there a while?
Possible yeast: The area you describe often stays moist from general sweating and occulsion from your bra, which is a great enviroment for fungal infection, Candia or tinea versicolor or the same fungus that causes athlete's foot. Alternatively, mild inflammation from chronic friction from clothing can result in post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Try an antifungal cream like clotrimazole. ...Read more
I've got little red spots that have appeared in the last week on my chest area and have an increased number of small dark moles. Should I worry?
20yrfemale, small bright red spots keep appearing, 14 spots all together, 3 on forehead, 5 onback, 2 on chest, 4 on shoulders. Found 1st 2 8months ago?
See your doc: Given the time frame it sounds like cherry spots. These are benign growths. Please check with your doctor since there is no picture for me to know for sure. ...Read more
Red spots over chest (came up yesterday, could it be where I shaved my chest) not itchy. They don't have heads.?
I have these red spots on my chest and back only and don't really itch. .. There look like there peeling in the middle. .. What can it be?
I have a few red spots on my chest, and now they are turning dark brown and the spots are speeding all over my chest. I am not itching or irritated.?
Many possibilities: If it's symmetrical it likely has an internal cause, such as eczema or a virus. If not symmetrical it more likely has an external cause, such as an allergy to something you have contacted. Try an otc Hydrocortisone cream, and if that does not help see your doctor or a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis and more specific treatment. ...Read more
When I'm nervous, sad or angry I have red spots appearing on my chest and face. After 15 minute they disappear. It's really annoying. What it's? Cure?
One of the symptoms: Of dysautonomia. The autonomic nervous system dilates and constricts arterioles in the skin. Yours is unstable and since emotions are initiated by that part of the brain there is a vascular relationhip. Dysautonomia can be inherited but the commonest cause is poor diet, particularly the sugary "junk" food and beverages. ...Read more
Hi Folks, your assistance is appreciated. Our daughter had small, pimply, red spots on her Chest and tummie. (4 days) She doesn’t have a temperature.?
Unfortunately: For infantile rashes, it is virtually impossible to guess what they could be unless it is directly visualized, which is not possible on this medium. The lack of a temperature is a reassuring sign however. You need to bring her to a healthcare provider who can lay eyes on this rash. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
Spots: Spots, skin lesions, rashes etc. Are all unfortunately impossible to diagnose over the computer. It certainly sounds like you have some definite skin conditions that need evaluating, diagnosing, and treating. "Spots" can sometime be a type of Tinea Versicolor, but as stated, you need an exam. Best wishes. ...Read more
Depends on dx: The treatment or "fix" depends on the dx, for example if they are tiny fungal rashes, then an anti-fungal cream would help, etc. Rashes cannot really be DX over the computer, so it best for you to see a dr. For an evaluation of the area. Best wishes. ...Read more
Maybe: If you recently added a new food to his or her diet then I would be suspicious of a food allergy. It may be necessary to remove a suspicious food, wait for the rash to clear and consider re-adding the food depending on what your doctor says. Your doctor can make a better diagnosis of he or she sees the rash while it is present. ...Read more
Itchy microscopic red spots on chest. No bumps or anything raised, just spots in a patch. Itchy and burning.
Hello I Got some red spots on my skin, arm, chest Iam 18 years- athletic please answer me because it doesn't look good?
SeeSee dermatologist: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
When I drink whiskey I brake out in red spots all over my chest area. I would like to know if its dangerous? Or should I stay away from whiskey
Not dangerous per se..... (I do NOT KNOW why you "break out" on ONLY your chest...Allergic reactions are usually more general! However that much Whiskey may itself be "telling you something"!! WHOA! Slow down a bit!
Hope this helps
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Tiny tiny Red spots all over stomach that come and go. Doesn't hurt, itch, and is flat. Only appear on stomach and chest. Very very small, help.
7 year old son has developed pink/red spots on face and chest. A few days ago he vomited through the night but has since appeared well. Should I worry?
They should not be worrisome.
Get your doctor's opinion for peace of mind. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: This sounds weird. Go see a dermatologist to find out what is going on. ...Read more
Need more info.: Are these red spots raised or flat? Large or small? Singular or confluent? New or old? Recurrent, or is this the first time? Have you traveled recently? Unfortunately, it would be difficult to hazard a guess without more information. A consultation with a photograph of the spots would be an excellent idea ...Read more
I have a bunch of red spots on my chest like zits they itch a little but hert to what kind of cream do I use?
May need antibiotics: Little red dots that look like acne, occurring on the chest, can be acne if the person usually has chest acne. If the person usually has no rash there, then the spots are more likely infected skin pores, oil glands, hair follicles, etc... If quite mild, over-the-counter antibiotic (like neosporin) cream can be tried. If the rash is big and/or growing, the a doctor may use stronger antibiotics. ...Read more
Itchy red spots appeared overnight in my upper chest. They range from half to a quarter of an inch and have no visible raised head. Any clue?
I have extremely itchy abdominal area mostly chest and back. Its been 3weeks now and getting worse, have small red spots around the area. Ththanks?
I have these pink hollow lines with red spots in it going down to my both arms and my chest. Please tell me how can I stop these lines from growing?
Red spots all over my body mainly on the inside of my arms, shoulders, chest, and back. Patches that are red some raised and darken ovr time, itch ocas?!
Rash??: Please go see a dermatologist -- rash is hard to describe but it must be observed and sometimes biopsy is taken. ...Read more
I have stabbing pains in my right chest and now just noticed for the first time it appears I now have some red spots on my right chest. They are tiny, so is it possible I have internal bleeding? Is it blood rising up to the last layer of skin? Also, what
Shingles: If the red spots progress to a rash that is in a patch, or swath of skin that matches a dermatome you probably have shingles. If you have other symptoms, like short of breath, fast heart rate, fever, nausea then you should head to urgent care. Shingles is sooooo painful, and you need to see your doc for meds and a shot. ...Read more