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Red Spots On Ribs
Angiomas: There are many different types of angiomas. An angioma is a benign growth that consists of small blood vessels. These tumors can be located anywhere on the body. Some of the different types include spider angiomas, cherry angiomas, and angiokeratomas. The cause of most types of angiomas is not known. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have around 13 pink/right red spots at the middle of my chest. They are more noticable/more red after work(hours of standing). What are they?
Must be visualized: See a dermatologist- your question cannot be ansered here. ...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
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
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
Its probably: 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!\ AGE !3! Hope this helps L:'Chaim! Dr Z ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer