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Shiny Itchy Bump
Recurring rash between 2 fingers x ~2months. Starts red, gets clear shiny bumps that pop when pressed & itchy, skin peels off, then heals. What is it ?
Rash: I am honestly not sure, but i do know you must contact your doctor as soon as possible. Hope all goes well - please keep me informed. ...Read more
Hemorrhoid?: Probably a hemorrhoid. See a doctor for an examination. ...Read more
Not life threatening: You may have an early boil. Best will be to cover it with a bandaid during the day to limit friction. Regular hygiene and observation usually suffice. In case it becomes bigger, painful let your doc know for an office visit. Definitely not life threatening at this time, common clinical scenario. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm getting bumps that are itchy and squishy everywhere throughout the day. They are everywhere! What are they? They aren't bites.
Key question: red?: Squishy, itchy bumps that are also red are very suggestive of hives--a manifestation of allergies. If they are not red, it may be more suggestive of pityriasis alba/a fungal infection or keratosis pilaris. Best to have a dermatologist look at them for diagnosis and treatment. Good wishes:) ...Read more
When my bf naked back gets into contact to almost anything it gets itchy and these small bumps appear in the multitude. Any recommendations?
About 1cm patch of pinky skin, like a cluster of tiny bumps. Not itchy or blistered. Looks slightly scaley if anything had for about 3 weeks?
Rashes: of this sort can be diagnosed easier if you include location and maybe other medical condtions you may have-. Also a picture is worth more than one thousand words when it comes to rashes. feel free to connect with any of the Docs on Health Tap with your latest PICTURE file to get firm advice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have 1 small itchy bump that won't go away. Thought it was a bug bite, but it's been weeks. When I scratch, it becomes ashy around the bump.?
Have it evaluated.: It is possible that there might be a small smoldering infection in the center of that lesion. Either way if it will not go away then see your dr. As some skin cancers may present that way and can be treated easily through excision. Have it evaluated. ...Read more
I have random itchy clear bumps that pop up all over my body and itch like crazy then go away, but as soon as one is gone seems like more pop up?
The random rash can: Be difficult. How long has this occurred? Your description makes it sound like a new problem, full body. Any new medications? If not that u may be coming into contact with something "contact dermatitis". There is a condition called idiopathic urticaria where people break out due to stress. Try behadryl at night and Claritin (loratadine) with a med called tagamet ( also blocks histamine) during the day. ...Read more