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Shoulder Blade Itch
Yes: Yes and be associated with bleeding also. ...Read more
Symptoms: First all, I am not sure if your symptoms are connected. More history is needed to sort these things out. ...Read more
I have a rash on my shoulder blade and it is swollen and burns/ itches how should I treat it? I have put nothing on it
You should consult with a physician to make sure is not shingles and if it is to get you the proper medicine to a
lliviate the burning and itching. ...Read more
I'm having severe pain in my right side-- chest, under my armpit, my shoulder blade. Not only is it painful, but it itches (especially on my right?
Consider shingles?: The earliest symptom of 'shingles' or reactivation of the varicella zoster virus (previously caused chickenpox) ---is severe pain along a nerve path (dermatome) before the typical rash is apparent. The shingles can affect a nerve path stretching from one side of the chest wall through the armpit and back to shoulder blade. But, there are many other causes of chest/shoulder pain -see a doctor soon! ...Read more
I have pain in my left shoulder blade for 3 months. All my joints hurt on the left side of my body. My back itches and the skin is tender to the touc?
Shoulder pain: This could be shingles as it sometimes occurs without the rash. I would see a doctor to make a definite diagnosis ...Read more
Burning, itching patch on left shoulder blade. Growing in size. I do not itch it but it continues to grow?
See derm: See dermatologist to have this treated.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have constant itching pains on my right shoulder blade. Never had any trauma there. Could it be serious?
Referred from neck: Usually pain along the medial border of the scapula is referred from facet joints of the neck. ...Read more
Small lump under skin not visible on my back next to my left shoulder blade. It causes a burning, itching sensation and pain in that area and is sore.
Could be???: It could be a lipoma or a cyst. It is hard to tell without an exam. I recommend seeing your doctor to have evaluated. ...Read more
Hi my wife has red rash on her shoulder back. It burns and itches and she has been having it for a week?
I have a keloid in my upper chest and back shoulder which itches and at times irritate what can I do to get rid of it?
Improve, yes...: But get rid of, no (this applies to all scars.) true keloids can be very difficult to deal with. They are more common in people with darkly pigmented skin and are characterized by scarring that exceeds the boundaries of the original wound. Numerous options exist including pressure, steroid injection, low dose radiation, and others. See a plastic surgeon for an evaluation. ...Read more
My wife has red liquid filled rashes on her right shoulder back for 1 week. It stings not itches no temperature?
Rash: Need to see a picture. Virtual consult may help ...Read more
I have a red rash on my back, my shoulder and my elbow. It itches and I don't know what it is. I'm scared it might be something dangerous or allergy. Help?!
Likely not dangerous: There are many potential answers but it is unlikely to be dangerous. Consult your doctor who may refer you to a dermatologist. ...Read more
Pain in right arm between shoulder an elbow kinda itches also an muscle tension in back an ribs could it be anything serious of just muscle pains?
Hard to say: Hard to say without more details! Are there any changes in the skin? Dryness? Redness? Spots or small bumps? Is there a pattern to the rash/itch spot? How long have you had the itch? Is it spreading? Has it been treated in the past? History of eczema? New soap. Shampoo or detergent? If it is keeping you up it must be pretty severe and would be worth seeing your doctor/dermatologist! ...Read more
I have a a rash on my right shoulder, it only itches when I have a coughing fit. It has been there for a while. What could be the cause?
Several things: You need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor. Only then can you find out what's going on and what can be done for you. ...Read more
I've had what I thought is a cyst on my right shoulder, above my rotator cuff. 15yrs plus no pain now it hurts & itches constantly. What should I do?
Cyst: See you primary care doc for an evaluation. ...Read more
Starting to get these flat round bumps in my inner elbow, shoulder, under arm areas it itches really bad I don't know what it is?
See your doctor: You describe symptoms that can only be honestly assessed by your doctor in his or her office. Only after a thorough evauation will he/she be able to come up with what's wrong and what to do to get you better. ...Read more
Quarter sized rash on right shoulder asymmetrical. Raised up a tiny bit and red in color been present for two days any hints on cure? It itches
I've had a small bump my shoulder for awhile, recently it appears to have a freckle/mole on it (reddish/brown)& at times itches. Should I be concernd?
I have a mole that on my shoulder, should I be worried? I have a pink mole that is pink, raised, no hair in it, round, and it lies in my "bra line on my shoulder. It itches sometimes when my bra rubs it. I have fair skin/eyes, and have a lot of freckles.
I: I can't answer your concerns without seeing you. Please make an appt with a dermatologist to be examined. Most of the time things are ok. ...Read more
The day before yesterday I noticed a red spot on my ear it was itching it spread to my wrist face and shoulder. It itches do u know what it is?
Poison ivy: Been around any vines or weeds? If so, it is allergy, not infection. Not contagious. If it becomes a problem, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Should I worry I fell now when I brush teeth my upper right chest near collarbone itches like when a bruise heals no bruising I fell on right shoulder?
I have a mole on my sholder that is the same color as my skin (pale) it itches every once inawhile. Is this bad I am really worried?
See your doctor: If a mole is changing or symptomatic (itch or bleed), you should see your doctor for evaluation and possible biopsy. ...Read more
I have a cluster of pinish whit bumps on my shoulder blade just outside my under arm, they don't hurt or itch unless I touch them then they itch abit?
Rashes can come from: Almost anything even the heat. They are impossible to diagnose without seeing they. You will have to see the doc to find out what they are. Sorry we can not see them. ...Read more
Small red flat circle on right upper back just below shoulder blade. About the size of a quarter. Skin color inside circle. It does not itch.
Tough to know: Your problem could be caused by a number of things. To really know what is happening and how best to treat your problem, you will need to see a health care provider in person. Good luck to you. :). ...Read more