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Red Spots On Neck Not Itchy
I was playing with my dog and holding him after a while I got these itchy red spots on my neck and face and they are still here after a day?
I have a rash, a lot of flat red spots that seem to meet and merge under my breasts. Spread to back and neck today. Non itchy slightly raised, what do?
These may be: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. These may be several different diseases and you may need a biopsy. ...Read more
I have these soft red spots that are not itchy nor do they hurt, underneath my breasts, next to my belly button and on my neck. What are they?
Angiomas: It sounds like you have angiomas. They are benign and of no concern. There is no reason to remove them, except for cosmetic appearance. ...Read more
Random red spots appeared on my face a day ago. They aren't really itchy, just at first, and located on my neck/cheek. Don't think its acne, what isit?
Rash: Rashes are impossible to diagnosis without looking at them. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Woke up with red spots on 1 leg. Next day more red spots and on both lower legs. Spots are itchy, slight bump in center. Dry, irritant throat @ night.
I have red spots across my abdomen which aren't itchy as well as to big concentrations of redness on the lower ab.
Could Be Anything: With out an exam, it is hard to say from your description. If they have always been there and not changed, then may be small hemangiomas (blood vessels). If they are recent, they could be anything from things similar to pimples, bug bites, fungal infections (ringworm or tinea versicolor), to different types of moles or growths. Have it evaluated at your next doctor visit. Sooner, if changing. ...Read more
Hard to tell: It would be very difficult to tell for sure what those spots are without seeing them, particularly in person. It could possibly be eczema, an allergic reaction to a soap, detergent, perfume, or jewelry, or even a fungal infection. I would recommend getting an in-person opinion from your doc, but in the meantime you can try some 1% Hydrocortisone cream on it to see if it helps the itching. ...Read more
Red spots: Could be anything or nothing to be concerned about. First see your primary doctor and you might need a referral to a dermatologist. ...Read more
Why are there red spots that are itchy in one place then disappears and then in another place with itchy red spots?
Need more info: Sounds like an allergic reaction. It may be from an insect to something you ingested or came into contact with. The "red" spots may continue to multiply. Please make an appointment with your family physician as soon as possible to prevent further spread of the "red spots" and itching. ...Read more
My husband has multiple light red spots on his back, not itchy, not raised. We noticed it after he showered. Should we be concerned?
Concerned enough: You should be concerned enough to have your doctor take a look at it, diagnose and treat it if necessary. Off hand, it's unlikely to be something serious, but why be concerned unnecessarily? On the other hand, why ignore something that you should be concerned about? Again, it's best to know for sure what the rash is. ...Read more
I have red spots on my cheeks and is very itchy, because its sensitive. I got that a the time, but this time is serious, what should I do?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
I have darkish red spots on the underside pf my chin. They are not bumpy or itchy, they are just flat. Two days now and they are in a cluster?
Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
Rashes and sores:
Skin is very difficult to treat by description or email.
But, given the great staph epidemic in our country I would advise you to get this seen by an expert sooner than later.
This could be just a reaction to some exposure or an infection that is spreading.
Sorry not to have a better answer than that today. ...Read more
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
Red spots over chest (came up yesterday, could it be where I shaved my chest) not itchy. They don't have heads.?
I have flat dark red spots under my chin. They are in a cluster. They aren't itchy but have been here for two days. What are they?
May be shingles: Difficult to say with that description but if in a cluster it could be the early signs of shingles. Shingles typically occurs in a cluster, may be itchy, slightly tingly in the area or no symptoms at all. They tend to evolve over a few days to form blisters. Earliest diagnosis and treatment is critical so it's best to have a dermatologist take a look ASAP. ...Read more
I have been getting multiple red spots that look like some form of bite, really itchy, all have come up with scabs, what could they be?
Bug bite? Infection?: Bumps on separate parts of the body may be bug bites and/or may be small boils (skin infections; small abscesses). A visit to one's primary care doctor is needed, as bumps are very hard to describe in words. Antibiotics may be needed, if there are signs of infection. Others causes of bumps are possible, but less likely. If the bumps are mysterious-looking, a dermatologist can examine them. ...Read more
My face gets red and also gets itchy when my face gets hot and red spots appear, what can the reason be to this and how could I make it go away?
CholinergicUrticaria: Cholinergic urticaria is a form of hive which develops in response to a physical trigger, such as drastic temperatures, sunlight, emotional distress, exercise and occassionally viral infectons. When this condition becomes chronic (recurrent, frequent), daily medications such as Zyrtec or Xyzal (levocetirizine) can be used for prevention. ...Read more