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I have a small cluster of bumps on the underside of my arm. They look like tiny blisters. It started with that area being sore with no redness or bumps. That was 2 days ago. Now I woke up with this cluster that has redness surrounding it and a mild case o

I have a small cluster of bumps on the underside of my arm. They look like tiny blisters. It started with that area being sore with no redness or bumps. That was 2 days ago. Now I woke up with this cluster that has redness surrounding it and a mild case o

Underarm Bumps: Bumps with blisters, that are worsening (i.e. getting red, or spreading) sound like something that should be looked at in person by your primary care doctor. Likely there is something that can be prescribed to help resolve this fairly quickly! ...Read more

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I have two smal bumps on arm both with a small hole in them. The first one that I got now have a small cluster of baby bumps around it. Hard to see?

I have two smal bumps on arm both with a small hole in them. The first one that I got now have a small cluster of baby bumps around it. Hard to see?

Skin rash: It is always better to have physician look at skin issues to recommend treatment. Based on the information you provided, it could be molluscum contagiosum. Look up pictures of it online and see if it looks similar. ...Read more

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I had a lot of small bumps-which turned into a cluster of lumps-on my forearm & side of elbow. 2 wks prior I had an IV in this arm and swelled after?

I had a lot of small bumps-which turned into a cluster of lumps-on my forearm & side of elbow. 2 wks prior I had an IV in this arm and swelled after?

Related?: Not exactly sure what you are describing but if they are close to the IV site it could be a superficial phlebitis but could also be an infection. Could be a reaction to what was given to you thru the IV but 2 weeks later much less likely. Best to let your doctor sort it out. ...Read more

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I have small itchy white bumps on my rit arms that's always in the sun? Help please they're the size of a pinhead and itchy clustered and individual?!

I have small itchy white bumps on my rit arms that's always in the sun? Help please they're the size of a pinhead and itchy clustered and individual?!

Keratosis pilaris: The small itchy white spots may be keratosis pilaris which is a benign skin disease. Try using 14percent Lactic Acid if you can buy it over the counter, otherwise see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have a few clusters of 2-3 small red itchy bumps on my forearms. The ones near my arm fold spread to my upper arm when they get blistery. Help?

I have a few clusters of 2-3 small red itchy bumps on my forearms. The ones near my arm fold spread to my upper arm when they get blistery. Help?

Poison ivy?: Cluster of skin lesions could be from poison ivy to herpes simplex, and many different conditions. Poison ivy type of contact allergy should have some history of exposure. If it stays on one area for a long time without spreading, herpes simplex maybe considered. ...Read more

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I recently developed a cluster of small itchy redish bumps on my hand. After a week or so patches appeared on my arm and week after that on my leg.

I recently developed a cluster of small itchy redish bumps on my hand. After a week or so patches appeared on my arm and week after that on my leg.

Do you know why?: Have you ever had a rash like this before? How badly does it itch? Where all is the rash located now? Do any of the people you have contact with have the rash? Where have you been lately? Your itchiness of your rash may be relieved with over-the-counter steroid cream, but seeing your Doctor will help you figure out what it is and you can get thorough treatment. ...Read more

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I have red itchy bumps on my arms and neck recently changed bed covers what are they from? Also have a cluster of small bumps on knee they're very red

I have red itchy bumps on my arms and neck recently changed bed covers what are they from? Also have a cluster of small bumps on knee they're very red

Hard to say: But one would suspect something from the new bedspread might be the cause- although it may have nothing to do with it at all. If you have put away the new bedspread and continue to have the skin rash more than a week after, consider seeing a dermatologist. In the meanwhile, try topical hydrocortisone cream. ...Read more

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I have had small clusters of red bumps forming on my wrists, inside arms, torso, and groin. They are not itchy. I also have Crohn's disease?

I have had small clusters of red bumps forming on my wrists, inside arms, torso, and groin. They are not itchy. I also have Crohn's disease?

Red Bumps on Wrist: Even without doing anything different, it could still be an allergic reaction. Allergies can develop to things you've never been allergic to before...Basically your system gets overloaded. There's also the chance it could be some sort of bug bites...Maybe mites or something hiding in your home. There are also some skin conditions that cause itching and bumps...Like eczema. ...Read more

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For the past six months, my arms and chin have broken out with small clusters of red bumps (not pimples) which dry up, then reappear every week. Help?

For the past six months, my arms and chin have broken out with small clusters of red bumps (not pimples) which dry up, then reappear every week. Help?

Get seen: I've learned I can't second-guess rashes, but this does need to be seen. It's not typical, but dermatitis herpetiformis might act like this and there are several other manageable skin problems that come to mind as well. ...Read more

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What does small little bumps all up and down the inside of the fore arm mean?

What does small little bumps all up and down the inside of the fore arm mean?

See a Dermatologist: What you describe sounds like a benign but rare skin condition called lichen nitidus. Usually affects children and young adults. Best thing to do is see a dermatologist who can tell you what you have and provide treatment if needed. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my arm they are small in size I need help to figure out what it is?

I have bumps on my arm they are small in size I need help to figure out what it is?

It's difficult to: Diagnose without seeing the actual skin lesions. Possibilities include contact dermatitis/ irritation from something, bacterial, viral, fungal infection, warts, cysts, fatty tumor, allergic reaction to something etc. See your dr for confirmation and reassurance. Take care! ...Read more

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I have a small bump under my arm when it is down by my side, no hardness been there for years possibly 6/7 years. Should I worry??

I have a small bump under my arm when it is down by my side, no hardness been there for years possibly 6/7 years. Should I worry??

Arm lump: This would have to be examined by a physician in order to make a diagnosis and advise you. It could be a simple inclusion cyst, wen or lipoma (benign fatty tissue tumor). ...Read more

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Have little bumps on my arm that have been there for months. Don't go away. Expand when scratch, and go back small after a while. What is it?

Have little bumps on my arm that have been there for months. Don't go away. Expand when scratch, and go back small after a while. What is it?

Hard to know: .. without performing an examination. Some potential diagnoses involving persistent bumps that worsen with scratching and that are otherwise stable include prurigo nodularis, lichen planus, or papular urticaria. A dermatology consult may be necessary. A good starting point is to avoid scratching at all costs and keep skin well moisturized (can start with aquaphor or vanicream). ...Read more

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What are these small bumps on my face and arms?

What are these small bumps on my face and arms?

Not sure: Red bumps can come from acne, allergies to topical products or possibly infections. See your physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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What are these small itchy bumps on my shoulders and arms?

Many answers: You need to check with your doctor and dermatologist who would likely want to know how long these bumps have been present, medications being taken, and other associated symptoms, a skin biopsy may also be needed. ...Read more

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I have a cluster of white bumps on my fore arm that's itchy what is it?

Dermatitis: You probably got into something, or got bitten. Try over the counter Hydrocortisone and antihistamine cream like benadryl, (diphenhydramine) if that does not work see doc for something stronger or if it spreads or gets worse. ...Read more

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Small little bumps on my right arm they don't go away but they get hard?

Small little bumps on my right arm they don't go away but they get hard?

Keratosis Pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition in which a protein in the skin called keratin forms hard plugs within hair follicles.
Causes, incidence, and risk factors
keratosis pilaris is harmless (benign). It seems to run in families. It is more common in people who have very dry skin, or who have atopic dermatitis (eczema).
The condition is generally worse in winter and often clears in the summ. ...Read more

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What's causing small areas of skin on my arm to be really bumpy? Bumps are close together and skin-coloured.

What's causing small areas of skin on my arm to be really bumpy? Bumps are close together and skin-coloured.

Send us a picture: You can upload a picture of the rash at www. Imgur. Com
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You can resubmit the question to us again with the URL address listed and we will be able to view it. This is all done anonymously. ...Read more

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I lifted a really heavy bag last week 50 pounds, now I feel a small bump in my upper arm what should I do?

I lifted a really heavy bag last week 50 pounds, now I feel a small bump in my upper arm what should I do?

Painful?: Is the bump painful? Probably not related and difficult to say what this bump is without seeing it. Where is it located? ...Read more

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I found a small painful bump in my arm pit... n when I touch it, it hurts. Should I be concerned... its slightly swolllen as well?

I found a small painful bump in my arm pit... n when I touch it, it hurts. Should I be concerned... its slightly swolllen as well?

Lymphadenitis: Sounds like an inflamed lymph node. It can also be a sebaceous cyst or the beginning of huradenitis suppurvita. The fact that it us painful makes me less concerned than if it were hard, unpainful and fixed. It may be a, reaction to an infection. I recommend that you check it out, especially if it doesn't go away or enlarges in the next week or so. ...Read more

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My husband has had weird bump like warts coming up on this arm. Started 3 years ago and continuing to grow. Not big very small but much more.?

My husband has had weird bump like warts coming up on this arm. Started 3 years ago and continuing to grow. Not big very small but much more.?

Bumps: It is nearly impossible to diagnose a skin condition without seeing it. I recommend a doctor visit in order to get diagnosed and treated. It could be something as simple as a wart, or something else altogether. Please get it looked at. ...Read more