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Skin Red And Itchy Under Wedding Ring
Is it wedding ring rash if the dry scaly red rash is only on knuckle and on top of the finger not around? Not itchy. Cleaned rings & still came back.
Maybe an allergy: Your doc can test for such allergies. If so, you can get a jeweler to coat the inside of your ring w/clear solution or you can use clear nail polish. Peace and good heath. ...Read more
I keep having skin rashes appear. My skin becomes exceptionally itchy and once scratched the area becomes inflamed in red rings of different sizes.
I have this red ring like on my skin but color brown inside, there's a red thing all over my body and it's very itchy. Please help.
Skin lesions: This requires direct visualization. Recommend that you see your medical provider or a dermatologist for accurate diagnosis and treatment plan. Take care. ...Read more
Why do I have a new skin growth that is itchy and hurts with a red ring around it? Could it be a cancer?
Hello, I am 28 years old and have red ring itchy skin disease. I was given floconazole but it reoccurs as I stop medication?
Rash: There are certain organisms that are resistant to certain medications. It would be good to know what you had prescribed. I would consult back with the provider that saw you and then explore other medication to treat skin problem. ...Read more
Skin underneath a ring was red, itchy. Last week or so it became blistering, painful, peeling. Getting worse. What could it be?
Dermatitis: Rashes under rings can be due to metal allergy (contact dermatitis), or an irritant effect from soaps trapped under the ring if not removed when doing dishes without gloves. Both causes can get secondarily infected, with germs, or yeast, giving much redness and tenderness. Remove the ring before dishwashing and get appropriate cream from a dermatologist. ...Read more
Had red circles in pubic region under skin, looked like ring wor/now moved onto shaft, head and scotum. Itchy. What could this be. Severe jock itch?
? Ring worm: It could be ring worm. Try over the counter medication for ring worm, if that does not work, it would be time to see your doctor. ...Read more
I had a ringworm on my groin. The itchiness is gone and the red ring too but it leaves white skin. I think it is peeling off. Is the ringworm gone?
The white skin will gradually darken with light exposure! It's basically "new" skin thus it's pallor!!
Hope this helps!
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Red inch wide circular mark groin/base of penis area. Not itchy or swollen or sore. Red ring with skin coloured inside area.
What you described is consistent with ringworm infection. Try an over the counter medication for ringworm. If that does not help, it would be time to see a doctor.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Had a large blister on the bottom of my foot and popped it. It now has a red ring around it, the skin is really hard. It is itchy. Is it infected?
Possible: It's possibly infected with fungus or yeast. It's probably not a bacterial infection from your description. Apply topical lortisome (antifungal cream with hydrocortisone) and bandaid for one week. If skin feels worse or appears like its spreading, see a doctor. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Ring around my penis head was itchy for 2-3 days and then I masturbated for over an hour a day later, the next day it was raw, sore, red, and scabbed?
I am experiencing skin rash (quality: itchiness, blisters, crusty, bumpy, red or bluish purple, ring shaped, flaking or scaling) wearing vinyl gloves?
Should be examined: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. Generalized spots that itch may be part of an allergic reaction, an irritant or chemical reaction, an infection, or a disorder inside the body. "Generalized" means the rash is all over the body. Bluish or purplish spots may be blood spots. Sometimes, spots have unknown causes. Rashes at work may be due to chemicals in gloves, solvents, detergents, etc... ...Read more
Hello, I have been having an issue with the skin of my penis for a few weeks. It started out like a rash, with red, itchy skin that eventually peeled. And then I started to develop a ring of tight skin around the shaft that looked very saturated (like you
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I work in a hospital, lots of hand sani. Two rings on one finger & now have red, raised skin, flaking, & itchy. No rings for a week now. Remedy??
Contact dermatitis: I think the problem is contact dermatitis. Something from the hand sanitizer reacted with the metal on your rings to create an irritative substance. Without seeing pictures, it will be hard to tell. Consider TTYD or using HealthTap Prime. In the mean time, avoid rings, use soap (not alcohol) cleaners, & use moisturizing cream - Lubriderm or similar. Also, wear gloves to protect your skin! Thanks. ...Read more
Never allergic to jewelry, developing rash under wedding band set (rough, red, itchy), white gold, no rash anywhere else when wearing gold?
Wedding ring rash: Wedding ring rash is a fairly common condition. It can occur at any time, sometimes even years, after beginning to wear a ring. It can be due to an allergy to the nickel component in the metal, or to irritation resulting from extended periods of moisture, or contact with soaps or other chemicals. ...Read more
Dry? Rash? History?: Your skin may be dry, especially if you've been out in the sun a lot, or there may be something more going on. Is there a rash, or just vague/generalized redness? Any other symptoms? Exposure to any foods, plants, chemicals? Any medications or medical conditions? Try moisturizer lotion 2-4x/day for a few days, and if not getting better, get checked by a dr. ...Read more
Hi. My skin is having very weird problem. Its been 3 weeks, there is redness, my skin is dry and flakey. And I've got tiny tiny bumps. Its itchy too?
Eczema??: Did you use a new skin products--apply a low strength hydrocortisone--and a good moisturiser. ...Read more
What could possibly causing itchy/tingling/crawling skin sensation all over the body? No rash, redness, or dryness.
Different causes: Generalized skin sensations like those may be seen with anxiety, diabetes, thyroid disease, deficiency of calcium, magnesium, electrolytes, vit b 12, toxic agents, prickly heat, intolerance of certain clothing material, etc. If symptoms persist, a neurologist is best qualified to evaluate, advise and order any appropriate tests. ...Read more
I'm currently experiencing flaking of skin on the right side of my groin. It's not itchy, a little redness in a part.
Confirm 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 more
My entire body has been very itchy lately. No visible rash. Skin just turns red quickly after starting to itch it. Redness goes away after 10 min.
See a dermatologist: Various possible diagnoses need to be sorted out. ...Read more
Why do sunburns itch so badly? Is the skin trying to heal? I had mine for 2 wks wout much decrease in redness & itchiness should I c a doc, b worried
Yes: Sounds like something other than sunburn. Have you applied something to a sunburn? Something that might cause itch? Reason for Tegratol? Best see a dermatologist. Meanwhile, try a nice, long shower using Dove or Aveeno (oatmeal) cleanser, followed by vigorous rub-down using a ceremide cream such as Eucerin or Aveeno (oatmeal). ...Read more
What kind of skin rashes are commen on your butt that flares up every now and then. The symptom are redness, itchy, painful, and leaves a scar.
Herpes: Red, itchy, painful episodes of rash in the boxer shorts area is herpes until proven otherwise. Breakouts may occur during times of physical or mental stress. Treatment can include anti-virals, which may either be taken on an episodic or daily preventive basis. You can get a blood test that tells you whether it's hsv I or hsv ii. ...Read more
Yesterday, trying to cleaning my penis head, I flicked overly hot water onto it. This caused an itchy pain and redness. Should this heal naturally?
Yes: The skin though more sensitive then other areas will like any other. ...Read more
Having itchy skin irritation, with redness and some swelling. It reallys comes out when I get hot?
This is known as cholinergic urticaria when the small itchy hives appear during the cooling period after a rise in body core temperature. Antihistamines such as zyrtec (cetirizine) can usually prevent this from happening. This condition is not dangerous and often goes away after a few years.
Do note that this does not apply to large hives (>1/2 inch in diameter). ...Read more
I'm having occasional allergies of redness and itchiness of my skin all over my body. I'm drinking loratidine but still not getting anybetter. Pls. Advise.
Skin care: What you are going through could just be dry skin in winter, bathe with cream soap, pat your skin dry (keep it moist a bit) then moisturize immediately with any moisturizer cream, that would do the trick if it is dry skin in winter, otherwise it might be another form of skin condition as eczema or even another form of urticaria, for that you need to see a dermatologist or an allergist, good luck ...Read more
I've had reoccurring little welt on my shoulder. Looks like a bug bite. But comes and goes. It's itchy but has no center or flaky skin. No redness either. Just a itchy welt?
Itchy spot: Could be many things as need a picture perhaps. Best to get examination. Could be eczema for a an example ...Read more
This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
I've recently had sex and now I've got a itchy redness forming, don't hurt to pee but the skin around the tip is irritated?
Likely from: Irritation and/or inflammation. Try applying vaseline, neosporin and cortizone (hydrocortisone) cream sparingly. Follow up with ur dr for any concern. Take care and have fun! (moderation is the key in everything including s _ _. Joke!). http://www. M.webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/impotence-prostate-cancer. ...Read more
Bumps on hands: itchy sometimes, other times not. Bumps are skin coloured--no redness. The itch is almost a burning sensation.
Palm side of hand?: These could be the tiny sweat glands that become swollen. This usually comes and goes. Very annoying. ...Read more