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Doctor insights on: Small Clusters Of Pinprick Scabs

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I've been getting a small cluster of pimple like bumps near pubic hair region. They're slightly painful, clear puss, scabs and goes away.?

I've been getting a small cluster of pimple like bumps near pubic hair region. They're slightly painful, clear puss, scabs and goes away.?

Possible herpes: Ingrown hairs, esp if you shave, are quite common, but they are usually solitary, and dermatitis not recurrent. A cluster of pimples with clear fluid sounds suspicious for herpes, which could be either type 1 or 2. The only way to be sure is to have them examined by your family doctor, gyn or dermatologist, shortly after they erupt. Cultures could confirm, but exam my be enough ...Read more

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I have some small bleeding red bump clusters that scab up and go away for the past couple years. I have eczema and bumps all over me since birth.

I have some small bleeding red bump clusters that scab up and go away for the past couple years. I have eczema and bumps all over me since birth.

See a dermatologist: Your future welfare and happiness hinges on better control of your skin condition. A skin specialist will help you get the best results with the least expense and effort. ...Read more

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I have small and big hard bumps that have scabs on them what is it?

I have small and big hard bumps that have scabs on them what is it?

Where?: Where exactly on your body are these located and were you exposed to anything that could have caused this? Bumps and scabbing could be indicative of many things. It is hard to tell without more information. ...Read more

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Have a bug bite triangular 3 holes have had 24 hours starting to get small scabs?

Have a bug bite triangular 3 holes have had 24 hours starting to get small scabs?

Insect Bite: Treatment depends on the type of reaction. If there is only redness and pain at the site of the bite, application of ice is adequate treatment. Clean the area with soap and water to remove contaminated particles left behind by some insects (such as mosquitoes). These particles may further contaminate the wound if not removed. Refrain from scratching because this may cause the skin to break down. ...Read more

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Will Vaseline help a scab heal faster? Just two small scabs.

Will Vaseline help a scab heal faster? Just two small scabs.

Yes: Wounds heal faster with Vaseline. Vaseline not only keeps wounds clean and moist but also provides a protective layer keeping the wound covered. It keeps germs out decreasing the risk of infection. Good luck ...Read more

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I have a small swollen area with no bumps or blisteres but, has small thin scaly scabs. What is this?

I have a small swollen area with no bumps or blisteres but, has small thin scaly scabs. What is this?

Some ideas: Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health,
Dermatologic conditions are hard to evaluate without seeing them in person.
When it started, where it is are all key points.

PSORIASIS, hits areas that bend. SCABIES affects 1 or few spots and is in lines. Allergic reactions affect areas that touched the allergen. ...Read more

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Boyfriend found 2 small scabs on penis tip after vigorous non penetrative sex- oral&rubbing. Never happened b4in 2yrs what could it be?

Boyfriend found 2 small scabs on penis tip after vigorous non penetrative sex- oral&rubbing. Never happened b4in 2yrs what could it be?

Abrasions Happen: Abrasions during sexual activity are common. Friction causes the breakdown of the skin or the lubrication is rough or the teeth cause minor damage to the skin of the penis during sexual play. Fortunately the skin of the penis heals very well. ...Read more

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I have three bites in a row. I scratched the scabs off and applied some alchohol. The small bites are now a large puffy bruise. What is it?

I have three bites in a row. I scratched the scabs off and applied some alchohol. The small bites are now a large puffy bruise. What is it?

Bites versus MRSA: This sounds like the picking of the sores led to trauma of the skin and thus bruising. But, the other common scenario I see all of the time is that the bites are actually methiciillin staph infections known as mrsa. The doctor definitely needs to evaluate this situation and to get you on appropriate treatment right away. ...Read more

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I have small scabs all over my lower legs, the itch so bad I can't help but pick the scabs off. They won't heal, what's wrong with me?

I have small scabs all over my lower legs, the itch so bad I can't help but pick the scabs off. They won't heal, what's wrong with me?

See your doctor: That isn't normal. You need to find out what the problem is. See your doctor. May need to have a skin sample looked at under a microscope. Infections or insect bites could be the source. Any pets with fleas? Contact with someone who had scabies? I'm sure that your problem can be diagnosed and treated to get you some relief. Good luck! ...Read more

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Small bubbles of clear liquid located round my fingers. They're itchy and come and go. Scabs form after as well. What are they and how do I cure it?

Small bubbles of clear liquid located round my fingers. They're itchy and come and go. Scabs form after as well. What are they and how do I cure it?

Hand Eczema: Dyshidrotic eczema is a type of eczema (dermatitis) of unknown cause that is characterized by itch bubles or vesicles filled with clear fluid. You don't catch it from someone, its more of an inherited condition. Sometimes washing hands too frequently can dry out the hands and exacerbate it. More then likely you will need a high strength prescription cortisone cream. See a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Does mosquito bite form a scab? I woke up in the morning to find 2 small sized scabs (little itching), a little swollen. Could it have been mosquito bite?

Does mosquito bite form a scab? I woke up in the morning to find 2 small sized scabs (little itching), a little swollen. Could it have been mosquito bite?

Anything possible: Without seeing either the bite or the biter would only be speculating, but mosquito bites seldom produce scabs unless you have scratched them open. Do you have bedbugs? A pet with fleas? ...Read more

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I have small black dry circle scabs on my lip that come and go...I lick my lips alot?

I have small black dry circle scabs on my lip that come and go...I lick my lips alot?

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You probably have a irritant cheilitis. ...Read more

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On my head, I have small blotch that is light & spreading slowly. In the center there is a red bruise that appears, scabs, disappears, ?

Dermatologist: Lesions that a=asymmetric, b=irregular boarders, c=irregular color pattern, d=larger then the size of a pencil eraser are worrisome. If your fit the abcd rule, have it biopsied. ...Read more