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Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin blisters. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause blisters on the skin. Friction and insect bites can also cause blisters. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Are brown blisters from a sunburn normal? They are accompanied by small clear blisters, but they are big and brown in color - on my shoulder.
Brown blisters: Hi Joshua635 ~ The brown blisters is microscopic punctate hemorrages into the skin and is one of the manifestations of severe sunburn, which can be up to a 2nd degree hot water burn! Leave the blisters. Its the BEST dressing, and apply antibiotic ointment to scalded areas and if not too extensive and not too deep can be left open so it dries out as quickly as possible thx ...Read more
I have a blood blister that appears on my shoulder the week before my mental cycle, and then disappears after each month. What is it?
Poss. endometriosis: Based on your history, is is possible that you have an extra-pelvic (outside of the pelvis) endometriosis. This would be rare but I have seen one case (ironically) in the shoulder joint approximately 18 years ago. See your doctor for confirmation and a possible biopsy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I woke up with a water filled blister on my shoulder that was very painful. I popped it but there is another now and the area around it is red. What could this be?
Have a cluster of blisters on my left shoulder blade area. 1 cluster on the center of my back and one closer to my left shoulder.
Herpes zoster: If these burned just prior to eruption or are painful this may be herpes zoster, a recurrent deactivation if the chicken pox virus. Need culture to prove and if positive, start either Acyclovir or valtrex to treat/prevent also at some point in future consider zostivax vaccine if age >65. ...Read more
Just came back from a walk and noticed some blisters at the back of my neck and shoulder. They are itchy as well. What should I do?
I have developed a small blister like lump on my shoulder over past weeks.Hard, clear & no fluid,no trauma or recent sunburn. What could this be?
I have lots of little blisters on my right shoulder blade, my chest and my side aswel. They cluster together havent burst yet. What do i have?
I have a small bump on my right shoulder that I think is a blood blister, it doesn't hurt nor does it itch, what should I do about it?
Get it checked out: If this is bright red it is probably a benign lesion called a hemangioma but if dark and not improving it may be a skin cancer such as melanoma and it should be evaluated as soon as possible to be on the safe side. There are many other benign (good) possibilities but without more information i think it would be best if you contacted your doctor on monday, . ...Read more
I had shoulder surgery and now I have blisters all over my arm and underneath it. What is the cause and how do I fix it?
Depends: Blisters immed after surgery usually secondary to excessive tension on superficial layers of skin. This may be caused by swelling alone or surgical tape placed in excessive tension to secure bandage. If this seemed to develop later could be superficial skin infection or cellulitis especially if area seems to be expanding. If this is the case should be evaluated by your surgeon. ...Read more
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