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Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more


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What can cause a severe, itchy, spreading rash? Its on all limbs, chest, neck and upper back. Started on arm. Have other things w/ chest & stomach to.

What can cause a severe, itchy, spreading rash? Its on all limbs, chest, neck and upper back. Started on arm. Have other things w/ chest & stomach to.

Allergies vs. inf: Allergic rash is one reason. Also, infection, usually viral may present this way. Pityriasis rosea, an interesting disease, that is common in your age group may present this way. There is a mother or herald patch, which is the first lesion to appear and then other similar, usually salmon colored lesion start spreading. There is some scaling associated with the lesions. Benign. ...Read more

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What cream for itchy rash on neck and shoulders?

What cream for itchy rash on neck and shoulders?

Depends: It depends on what is causing the rash; impossible to answer with this little information. ...Read more

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Prolonged scalp and leg rash, with a sudden different rash on arm.

Prolonged scalp and leg rash, with a sudden different rash on arm.

These rashes may or: may not be related. I suggest you see dermatologist for correct diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Sudden severe pain neck. Shoulder.And shoulder blade. My arm is tingly. Tylenol (acetaminophen) ice heat massage rest and a neck pillow have not helped i can't sleep!

Sudden severe pain neck. Shoulder.And shoulder blade. My arm is tingly. Tylenol (acetaminophen) ice heat massage rest and a neck pillow have not helped i can't sleep!

See below: This could be a sign of a pinched nerve in the neck. I would advise that you see your doctor if you have one who can examine you and then suggest the best course of treatment. ...Read more

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Patches of eczema on neck back and shoulders. Some skin has turned white.Have used some low strength cortisone cream but doesn't go away. Autoimmune?

Patches of eczema on neck back and shoulders. Some skin has turned white.Have used some low strength cortisone cream but doesn't go away. Autoimmune?

Cortisone: Youmay need to use a stronger steroid cream on areas on body. I recommend you consult a dermatologist for prescription that is correct for your condition. Eczema does not necessarily mean you have an autoimmine disease associated with it. ...Read more

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Heat rash on back of both hands?

Heat rash on back of both hands?

Various causes: There are several causes for redness on the back of your hands. These include a sun sensitivity due to an internal medication or topical creams, lime juice, or may be related to something going on inside your body. Seek care if this does not clear. ...Read more

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Is Vicks vaporub safe to use on a poison ivy rash to relieve itching on arms neck and face?

Is Vicks vaporub safe to use on a poison ivy rash to relieve itching on arms neck and face?

No vaporub: Rather than using vaporub i would recommend using a topical antihistamine. This is usually fairly effective with the itch. You can also take oral antihistamines like zyrtec or clariton to get relief. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may help but many people get tired. This may help you at night. ...Read more

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Have a muscle knot in my neck, right side. 1+ weeks. Flector patch, (diclofenac) Advil 600+ not touching it. Should i heat or ice it? Other strategies?

Have a muscle knot in my neck, right side. 1+ weeks. Flector patch, (diclofenac) Advil 600+ not touching it. Should i heat or ice it? Other strategies?

Ice: Is it just a muscle knot or is it something that is hurting you? Muscle knots can be present due to posture and strain. Ice as well as warmth can help. Try icing it first with a frozen bean bag for about 3-5 minutes followed by stretching the area. ...Read more

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Inner thigh heat rash treatment: what are some good lotions to use?

Inner thigh heat rash treatment: what are some good lotions to use?

Need to see it: but you can try corn starch and desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) to start with and make appointment to see dermatologist ...Read more

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Upper back pain for 3 days and now red bumpy itchy rash on chest, shoulders, back, and upper arms? Ideas? Also no one can touch me without pain

Chicken pox?: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chickenpox/basics/definition/con-20019025 or shingles... be careful, you might be very very contagious. There are some good antiviral medications. You should get checked out! ...Read more

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My Other is experiencing arm pain, shoulder pain, severe pain in extremity and warm skin, neck pain, and arm pain like a bp cuff is going on &off.

My Other is experiencing  arm pain, shoulder pain, severe pain in extremity and warm skin, neck pain, and arm pain like a bp cuff is going on &off.

Neuralgia: It sounds like he has a problem in his neck with pressure on the nerve roots coming out in the neck area he needs to see if physician and get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more

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Rash in the groin area women get like a heat rash tried calamine not helping ?

Rash in the groin area women get like a heat rash tried calamine not helping  ?

Fungal: Likely a fungal infection. Try terbinafine cream (available OTC) for 1 week. If not better seek medical advice. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Numbness and pain has spread through my shoulders, arms, and legs over several days, it feels like nerve injury/damage. How serious is it?

Numbness and pain has spread through my shoulders, arms, and legs over several days, it feels like nerve injury/damage. How serious is it?

Nerves in neck: If you have a nerve problem it is in your neck. This does not always require surgery but you need to be evaluated. See a back and neck surgeon. ...Read more

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Common cold like symptoms, swollen glands, rash on inner thighs upper arms and shoulder/back rash is slowly spreading and a little itchy. Help?

Common cold like symptoms, swollen glands, rash on inner thighs upper arms and shoulder/back rash is slowly spreading and a little itchy. Help?

Mono!: Several infections can cause that. Mononucleosis is perhaps the most common at this age, particularly when you take amoxicillin. Other viral infections can cause the same as well. Get checked out! ...Read more

Heat Rash (Definition)

The medical term is miliaria. A heat rash is a skin irritation that typically occurs during hot or humid weather. It results when sweat ducts are blocked, and sweat builds up under the skin. Symptoms of a heat rash include small red bumps and vesicles that ...Read more


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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more