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Skin Tag Itching
In the middle of the night, my anal is so itchy, is it the cause of the anal skin tag itches my anal? can i leave it alone?
Not usually: Sign of infection are usually redness, pain and the area is usually warm to the touch and may be swollen. This is true now matter where the infection. Skin tags rarely get infected but they can be irritated fro clothing or skin rubbing together and itching can be a sign of this. Try to avoid local irritants and if it persists have it removed. This can be done simply in you doctor's office. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a 1 inch strip of a burn like rash on my neck and with skin tags and itches and burns..looks like It's a burn?
I have these brown spots on my face that itches sometimes. It might be skin tags but i'm not sure. It started with 1 or 2 now I have about 10. Help!?
Probably keratosis : This sounds as if these are seborrheic keratosis that can either be frozen or scraped off. Some docs may also use lasers for this. ...Read more
I realize i have a hemorrhoid skin tags near my anal, it itches sometime and it makes me scared. Will it go away on its own without surgery?
Anal skin tags: The anal skin tags will not go away without surgery but the symptoms of itching can be controlled. Most anal itching is the result of soilage collecting around the anal tags which makes patient's feel like they aren't clean and results in excess wiping. I typically recommend my patients to keep flushable wipes in their purse as they clean around the tags more thoroughly with less irritation. ...Read more