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Red Spots On Forearm
I have red spots on my forearm. They are not itchy or spreading. But they have not gone away for a couple days.
Below: Spots, rashes, lumps, bumps can not be accurately DXed without a visual exam. ...Read more
Can you advise about 3 red spots on my forearm that appear like bruises or bites? They don't hurt or itch, & I've been wearing long sleeves all day.
No: You would need to be examined for anyone to offer an informed opinion about these. However, if they are bites they will most likely disappear in a day or two. Good luck! ...Read more
I have pinpoint red spots on my "dorsal" forearm, and my skin feels mildly sore. Is there any significance to each? Are they related in any way?
My daughter has nickel sized red raised spots on her torso forearm legs and fingers. What is this? They itch her like crazy. Nobody else in the house
If you're asking...: ...What is causing it, it could be any of a dozen different things, from an allergy to something that touched your skin, to a virus, to something you ate or inhaled, to an internal problem. You'll need to see a dermatologist who can look at the rash directly and give you a precise diagnosis. ...Read more
Why do I have small red spots (under my skin) from my bicep to my forearm (both arms)? It comes and goes (usually after I exercise) & itches a little
Sounds like: Exercise induced urticaria, but consult with your doctor to be sure it is nothing more serious. ...Read more
I have five quarter sized red spots on five different parts of me to include ankle, forearm, left thigh, and back (2). They itch, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) helps. Not sure if a bite or hive?
Allergic either way: Itch means histamine reaction and that can occur from hives or from bites. Usually people remember if they got several bites...Bites tend to stay in the same location and it is typical for hives to come and go and be worse with heat. Glad Benadryl (diphenhydramine) helps. If the rash gets worse and is spreading then be seen. If it goes away then no worries...Your body handled it. ...Read more
5 unexplained quarter-sized bruises on calves over last month. Small unitchy rash on forearm. A dozen teeny red spots spread out on arms. Two headaches in last two days. Sore xiphoid process. No other symptoms. Leukemia? What tests should I take?
This is a request: For diagnostic assessment of signs and symptoms. You wrote in the general health education portion of Health Tap. We can't diagnose or treat you. ...Read more
A few red spots localised on one arm. A bit bumpy that doesn't hurt or itch. A few hours later, it is less visible. What can it be? Is it worrisome?
It could be several things
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I got a somewhat large cut on my arm a few days ago, this morning I woke up and the cut was much darker and my arm is blotchy with red spots?
I have flat, red, spots (5) on my arm. The first appeared over a year and a half ago after I started tanning indoors. They seem to have feathery borde?
Hi. I have tiny red spots on my arm. Just my right one and no where else. It's not raised and it also doesn't itch. I noticed them before but they come and go. Thank you?
Reoccurring red spots on arm. Seems to happen once a week, in the same place and they don't tend to be itchy or raised.
As above: The main issue : is it bothering u, if it is see your PCP, if not forget about it. ...Read more
Area on upper arm where strap of heavy backpack was now has tiny little red spots, like I scratched too hard. Pink area of irritation too. What is it?
Tough to say: The computer is not the best palce for diagnosis, especially with rashes. Rashes can be caused by an allergic trigger (something you ate, came in contact with) or a virus or a bacterial infection, etc. See your dr. For a visual inspection of the rash and the proper diagnosis, that way the treatment will be geared to help you best. Good luck. ...Read more
Don't know: I don't know why you have spots on your arm without taking more history and seeing them. The information you provided is not enough to make diagnosis. ...Read more
Dr can evaluate rash: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can examine a red spots rash to see what it might be. Sometimes rashes are related to medications, but many times they are not. For unusual rashes, a skin biopsy may be done by a dermatologist. One should bring to the doctor a list of all medications used in the month before the rash appeared. ...Read more
I have light red spots on my upper arm like its carved im overweight could it be stretch marks? Thanks a lot
Correct: Sounds like stretch mark's but besides food endocrine issues may also create these get a physical when you can ...Read more
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
I have small round red spots on the back of my upper arm along my triceps. What are these from and how can I make them go away?
See a dermatologist.: No one can tell you without be able to actually see the sports. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
I had protected sex with a prostitute. The next day, I have afew red spots on my arm and afew on leg. I also felt itch around my body.
Small red spots on upper arm, when squeezed a tiny amount of white puss comes out, then after are very very inflamed and skin turns white around spot?
Possible infection: This sounds like an infection it could be from bug bites or some Mild Eczema that has got infected a picture would go a long way ...Read more
Sorry, can't: Diagnose. Would encourage you to see your dermatologist for an accurate assessment. ...Read more
See a doctor: Find out what the rash is before applying creams. Consult a dermatologist. ...Read more