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Skin Redness With Pain
I am experiencing vaginal tenderness. The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritation, pain while wiping only, and dry skin on labia. ?
Vaginal irritation: Sounds like you have some sort of vaginal infection. Do you have any discharge? You can try using an over the counter antifungal vaginal cream to see if that helps but your best bet would be to go to your doc and get an exam. Prescription pills usually work better because applying anything to an already irritated vaginal area can be really uncomfortable. ...Read more
I am experiencing vaginal itching and vaginal burning. The following also describe me: Skin redness or irritation and Pain during sex. What should...
My Boyfriend is experiencing genital rash. The following also describe him: Skin rash and Skin redness without itching or pain. What should he do?
FIND OUT what is causing it and what the TREATMENT is and IF and WHEN his rash will not SPREAD to you or anyone else...and for the moment he SHOULD NOT have sexual contact until the rash is dealt with!
Hope this helps!
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21 weeks preg, newly noticed enlarged hair follicles over inner and lower area of both breasts. Also thickening underneath skin (no redness or pain)?
Normal : Normal changes due to hormonal influenceGet a more detailed answer ›
Can I take oral terbinafine for onychomycosis? I had taken 45 oral terbinafine.Now foot toenail skin are red & pain. It will cure?
Have it seen....: Redness and pain are signs of inflammation, and in some cases infection. If the skin is infected you will need an anti-biotic to stem the tide. It would be best to have the toe evaluated for possibility of being ingrown or cellulitis from the thickness of the nail. You might need a blood test before you begin taking anymore terbinafine. ...Read more
When will the pain of a small 2nd degree burn caused by boiling water on skin causing redness blister and pain size of a dime subside?
2nd degree burns: 2nd degree burns are the heating of the epidermal layers of the skin causing protein denaturation and the transudate of tissue fluids with a bubbling of that epidermal layer. With this separation of skin layers the cutaneous nerve ending ate exposed and this the pain you are feeling. Upon blister opening, releasing the fluid transudate the pain should subside. Or place a medicate covering to cover ...Read more
I got burned my fire and my skin is red and the pain won't go away. Its been about 5 hours. What should I do?
Burn pain: I would take aspirin if you are not allergic to it. Rinse with cold water from time to time. Cool damp cloth. ...Read more
Severe sulfa allergic reaction. Taking benedryl and prednisone. Not getting any better. Broke out in blisters all over body, red skin with pain stings?
Go to the er: There can be a very severe reaction that is a skin emergency. The most significant variant is called toxic epidermal necrolysis (ten). Another slightly less severe condition but on the same continuum is stevens-johnson syndrome. It is important with your current symptoms you get evaluated asap. The most common cause of both of these is drug reactions. ...Read more
Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chemicals are very irritating as well as constant exposure to moisture reduces protective skin oils and sets the skin up for injury. The trick is to apply good protective skin cream frequently and minimize ongoing damage. Clean it using gentle means. ...Read more
Hot toddy.: Redness caused by cold and wind while skiing will resolve quickly, usually overnight. Redness due to sunburn will take longer, so remember to apply a good broad-spectrum sunscreen lotion, since sunburn is much more common at high altitude. Either way, don't worry about the redness; have a nice warm adult beverage and relax. ...Read more
Check dosage: If your skin is significantly dry and red, there is a good chance your dosage is too high; talk to your dermatologist about the possibility of reducing the dosage. If a high dosage is necessary, or you have very sensitive skin, your dermatologist should be able to prescribe an anti-inflammatory cream until such time as your Accutane dosage can be reduced. ...Read more
Try hydrocortisone: You may be able to prevent redness and itching(usually eczema) by using moisturizers. Oatmeal products in bath water may help as well. Once you get redness, you need a topical steroid to get better. Try Hydrocortisone cream and if the problem persists see your doctor for something perscription. ...Read more
I am experiencing flushing and itch. The following also describe me: Rash and Skin redness or irritation. What should I do?
See allergist: If you have flushing and itching, you need to consult an allergist. ...Read more
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Sml lump left breast, phys exam by GP. U/S next wk. No dimpling of skin, redness or nipple discharge. Likely benign? No history b cancer in family
Yes: The small breast mass with no other symptoms, a negative family history, and your age of 34 makes the odds of malignancy very small. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Yea: How long have you been married? Say yes dear i will, and go! ...Read more
What is it? I have skin rash (quality: bumpy) . The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritation
Eczema: This time of year it is typically eczema. Start with a quality skin moisturizer and then see a dermatologist if it does not improve over the next two weeks. ...Read more
I am experiencing skin redness on inside of both forearms-with a rash that sometimes pops up. Facial flushing. ?
I am experiencing skin redness or irritation (worsened by: after exposure to the sun) .on chest, neck, and face. randomly. it just turns blotchy ?
There are many: potential causes for the skin signs you are experiencing. Unfortunately it is nearly impossible to suggest a diagnosis without being able to see the skin. Make an appointment with a health care provider (preferably a dermatologist) for accurate evaluation and management. ...Read more
I am experiencing rash on back. The following also describe me: Skin rash and Skin redness or irritation. What should I do?
Details: It is hard enough to diagnose a skin condition even with an exam, it is impossible to provide a guess when there is so little information. We need to know the duration, the appearance, the character (itching , burning etc) of the rash. We also need to know what kind of medications or supplements you are on. Can you provide us with these info.? ...Read more
I am experiencing skin rash (quality: itchiness) . The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritation. What should I do?
Many possibilities..: Itchy spots can be from many causes, such as: hives, viral infections, other infections, medication causes, hot-tub rashes, heat rashes, reactions to creams or lotions, allergic reactions to various things (including foods), internal disorders (such as kidney disease, auto-immune disease), etc... That means a rash that persists or is worrisome in appearance should be checked by a doctor. ...Read more
I get localized skin redness & irritation wearing a Fitbit on my wrist. I'm obviously allergic to it's material. Is it bad to continue to use it?
Not a good idea: If you continue to wear it and scratch your skin you could actually get an infection. ...Read more