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Skin On My Arm Is Tender To Touch
Hi, my right forearm, is very swollen and tender. It's starting to bruise and hurts to apply pressure to the wrist.
See your physician: Did you injure your arm/wrist in some way? There are many reasons, but it all depends on your medical history and recent history. See your physician immediately to discuss the symptoms in detail. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/arminjuriesanddisorders.html ...Read more
My skin on leg is sensitive to the touch what could that be? No rash or marks just very sensitive and hurts to touch
See doctor: What you described is consistent with venous thrombosis. While venous thrombosis in the arm is less common and less dangerous than similar problem in legs, it would be prudent to see your doctor at the earliest to prevent the spread of the clot and infection, if the clot is associated with infection. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bruise led to red hard lump its slightly swollen skin is tight seems warm to the touch it hurts when standing on the leg where it's located help?
I have a hard lump under my skin on my elbow (base of bicep). It is hot and is moderately painful when i touch it or stretch my arm. Diametr is ab 1cm
The skin on bottom inner lower right arm feels extremely sensitive/tender to touch. It only hurts it something light rubs against it, there's no rash.
Dysesthesia: This uncomfortable sensation on light touch represents a heightened sensitivity or irritability of superficial nerves in the skin of uncertain etiology. It is usually only a localized patch which often resolves without any treatment. A neurologist is best qualified to evaluate you if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Skin on left eyelid and around it down to my left nostril is sore and hurts to touch, like a sensitive burning pain. Skin looks totally normal. Help?
Trigeminal area?: Is this sensation constant, or on and off? How long has it been going on? Sometimes irritation to the trigeminal nerve, which supplies sensation to this area, can cause a symptom like this, on one side. That could be why there is no change in the skin. If the symptoms have been happening a short time, a rash may still appear however. ...Read more
Scab on my arm that I picked.Now its red and hot to the touch, rash on neck,left eye swollen and puffy?
I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?
Diagnosis: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Skin on my side burns to touch and no touch from chest to back, to btm of ribs to armpit, small white spot on side, bumps on tounge this morn no insur?
I noticed a patch of skin on my ribs was sensitive to touch. This patch expanded to be half my abdomen and the touch of my shirt is unbearable. Ideas?
Allodynia: It sounds like you're describing allodynia, a type of neuropathic pain. Whereas neuropathic pain is often described as numb & tingly, icy cold or burning hot, or even electrical shock-like, allodynia encompasses pain whereby it shouldn't hurt, such as touch of shirt as you've described. This is unfortunately common after shingles. Check http://goo.gl/Cas50Z then see your Family Doc for evaluation ...Read more
Theres a lump under my skin. Its hard. And it moves. My face is a little swollen. It hurts to touch it. There is no mark on the surface of my skin.?
Under my right arm towards my boob but on the rib I feel a lump painful to lay on and tender to touch any ideas what this is?
Lymph node?: It's possible this is an enlarged lymph node. Lymph nodes often become enlarged when that area of the body is fighting off some kind of infection- whether big or small. If you have other symptoms like cough or shortness of breath, this may explain. Also could be a small cyst under the skin that could be evaluated by your doc to see if needs to be excised. Maybe seeing your doc would be appropriate ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have skin tags under my arms. The skin tags right below my armpit on the right side gets swollen and is tender. Should consult my doctor ?
If one is...: ...Subject to recurrent trauma and/or infections, e.g., getting caught on clothing and being injured/inflamed, then this is a good reason to consider having it removed. It is a very easy, and practically painless procedure to do so! ...Read more
I squeezed a bump on my inner thigh around the area I have stretch marks and it is now swollen purple and is extremely sore when I move or touch it
I have this hard bump on my arm, under the skin and it is starting to feel tingly and move up to my elbow. it hurts to touch it as well ?
Bump: Any lump or bump changing its characters warrants an evaluation by a health care provider. ...Read more
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