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Rough Patch Of Skin On Neck By Thyroid Area
I have had two allergic reactions in the past week on my face and neck. Now the skin is rough, leathery, patches of skin almost burned off and twice a wrinkled as before. I'm on a five day course of prednisolone and I daren't put anything on my skin, the
Moisturise it: Use simple, fragrance free moisturiser creams. It will get better soon after stopping of steroid cream. ...Read more
My face an neck as a lot of warts an fine fine bumps on it when I wash I can feel that rough feeling wat to do I have oily skin two?
Warts rarely or almost never showed up in the face for some reason.
they are not warts.
it could be small tiny sebaceous cyst, or oil gland cyst, since your skin is oily they are super active.
clean your face well with ant bacterial soap.
you might need to see a doctor for prescription medicine that might help eliminate them
good luck ...Read more
Don't know: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more
I have a white patch on my skin, near my neck that appears occasionally. Is it something that is treatable?
Difficult to answer: Please get it checked by your doctor. ...Read more
Eczema vs dermatitis: This sounds like inflammation of the skin localized to one spot. Dermatitis is a fancy term for inflammation of the skin. Try treating with either a topical steroid such as Cortaid (hydrocortisone) or an anti-itch lotion such as sarna or sarna for sensitive skin. If this does not resolve it, see your doctor. ...Read more
My skin of hands and neck is too rough and black may be due to exposed to sunlight. How can I cure i?
See a dermatologist: You may also have a condition called acanthosis nigricans which could be related to an underlying endocrine (hormonal) disorder. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
There are red bumps on back of my neck....also the skin has becomed very rough...pls help me...I am very scared?
My 7 yo daughter has some dark scaly patches on her neck. She is caucasian with lightly tan skin. Does not itch or bother her at all.
Dark patches: She may have acanthosis nigrans. See a dermatologist for a more definitive diagnosis. ...Read more
I have this patch of hair on the left side of the neck, below the ears. The skin is darker and there is hair on it. What is this unwanted hair?
Hairy nevus: It may be a hairy nevus. You can show it to your family doctor or dermatologist for more information. ...Read more
My friend has a dry round patch on his neck size of a half dollar, his skin is a litter lighter in the dry patch he said its not itchy or not red.?
Fungus: This sounds like a fungal infection. This could be "ringworm" (tinea corporis) or tinea versicolor. If it is tinea corporis, then it is contagious. If it is tinea versicolor, then it is more of a nuisance, but can be challenging to control. I would see your pcp or a dermatologist to get an actual diagnosis. ...Read more
Chronic neck pain, just read about lidocaine 5 patch. Why has no Dr told to me about these. Do they work deeper than skin? Seems little side effects
You are right and: Can be used for attempts to control your symptoms with small risks of any side effects. ...Read more
I have a dry patch of skin on the back of my neck. I believe its from shampoo though I've tried several kinds. Lotion doesn't seem to help. Any ideas?
Not shampoo.: It's not shampoo if you've tried several kinds, and if the back of the neck is the only area affected. Cause could be any number of things. Try Hydrocortisone cream (available otc at any drugstore) - if that doesn't work you'll need to see a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis. ...Read more
I have skin infection behind my neck, skin is rough and black at the place and there is a lit of itching, can anyone suggest me what kind of infection?
See a dermatologist:
You may have something called acanthosis nigricans,
which is really not an infection. If the back of your neck feels velvety and soft and is darker than the rest of your skin it is possible you have this. To be sure I would see a dermatologist,
since it can be associated with other things. ...Read more
The spots don't itch there lighter then my skin and there on my neck back and two on my chest. Please need something the treat it thank you. Not rough?
I want to ask why fat people have dark patches of skin aroumd neck? Can this condition be gone if one looses adequate amount of weight?
I get frequent red rashes around my neck post shaving. My assumption is I have a rough skin. Can anybody help me on the same?
Neck Irritation: A red rash or bumps after shaving are common signs of irritation. I would first recommend using a razor blade with fewer blades (ex. Some razors have up to 5 blades, so choose something with 3 or fewer). Another option is to try a product called tend skin to reduce irritation on your neck after shaving. ...Read more
My head has started itching and burning for several weeks now its full of patches of flaking skin and. My neck itches wt patchs of dry skin like?
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
I've given birth 2months ago, after showering I saw dry skin coming off my neck (under my chin) leaving white patch. It had itchy before this, not now?
Dry skin: I don't think giving birth has any connection to your chin problem. Probably it got irritated and you missed it. I would just apply a moisturizer on the white spot for as long as needed. ...Read more
Brown skin patches on neck that comes and goes away, They are usually round shaped and don't cause no pain at all. They usually appear during summer.
? Tenia versicolor: A sort of fungal infection of the skin, you can apply OTC clotrimazole cream 1 % on affected areas every night for at least 2 weeks, if no improvement see your doctor / dermatologist. Better avoid direct sunlight exposure for protracted periods during treatment, best wishes ...Read more
My 5 year old girl sweats alot in summer, her skin on her back and neck has patches of sweat burns. What should I do?
Do I have skin cancer? Well I had this strange patch skin on my arm and one on the back of my neck I had it for I while
Time to see your doc: Time to see your friendly dermatologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hi doc, I live in india. I got lpp. Skin and neck became dark as a patches. I feel very sad. Trying as an actor. Pls help me.?
Depends: Sometimes there are lasers that can be used for pigmentation or creams. I would see a dermatologist to recommend a treatment for you. ...Read more
I am experiencing skin rash (quality: itchiness, flaking or scaling). Only on neck, little red patches, seem to transfer with contact (scratching).
Many causes...: Itchy spots can be from many causes, such as: hives, viral infections, other infections, medication causes, hot-tub rashes, heat rashes, reactions to creams or lotions, allergic reactions to various things (including foods), internal disorders (such as kidney disease, auto-immune disease), etc... That means a rash that persists or is worrisome in appearance should be checked by a doctor. ...Read more