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Small Red Bumps After Shaving
I have small red bumps on my vagina. I thought it was from shaving but im not so sure that's the case anymore. What could they be?
Skin irritation: There are many causes of bumps on the skin outside your vagina - including having a reaction to shaving (the hair follicles become inflamed) other causes can be of more concern, so if it isn't better soon, you might want to have it looked at. ...Read more
I have small red bumps (?) around the skin on the flaps near the opening of my vagina... they kind of itch. could they be from shaving?
Just returned from a week in central america. Itchy forearms, buttocks, upper thighs, back. Small red bumps after scratching. Intermittent. Allergy?
Small red bumps: A bump is an area of tissue that is raised (often on the skin). Tiny red elevations of skin or tissue might occur with different conditions. ...Read more
Folliculitis: A bacterial infection and irritation of the hair follicle is termed folliculitis. Folliculitis is probably the most common of all skin infections. Although usually trivial, it can produce extensive disease. It may be superficial or deep, and it causes the formation of a pustule or inflammatory nodule surrounding the hair. This is a very common problem on the butt. Treatment can be oral antibiotics. ...Read more
Can't tell: Without seeing them. Have you doctor look at them while they're still visible. ...Read more
I get 1 maybe 2 small red bumps on my soft pallet occasionally that last only 3-5 days. Should I be concerned?
See answer: If the bumps come in EXACTLY the same spot every time there is a possibility it could be oral Herpes Simplex virus. If the above doesn't apply they may represent Aphthous ulcers(Canker sores) or due some other insignificant cause. If there is any concern for HSV it's best to be seen at the time you have the bumps. ...Read more
I have small red bumps on my sides only that itch occasionally and look like a blemish. There are only a few on each side.
Folliculitis: Folliculitis is an inflammatory condition affecting the hair follicles. It appears as a small localized area of red surrounding the opening of a hair follicle. One to hundreds of follicles can be affected anywhere that hair is present. Another possibility is follicular eczema. Follicular eczema is an uncommon type of eczema which affects the hair follicles. ...Read more
I have red dry areas on my face, as well as small red bumps. They sometimes get redder and puffy, and sometimes they subside. I am in my 50's.
No: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be pediatric evaluation. ...Read more
It depends: Are they painful? I would also need to know your sexual history in order to give you better advice. These red bumps could be folliculitis, ingrown hairs, bacterial infection, inflammation/irritation from any number of substances or material you have come in contact with, herpes or warts. Please see your physician to get diagnosed appropriately. ...Read more
I have a small red bumps which is itchy they often be gone for months and comes back and stays for a couple of days and it's so itchy.
Red bumps: i want to know more about bump . like its location, how does it looks like, whether its ulcerated or not. ...Read more
Every day for the last week, I have been getting small red patches on various parts of my body. Then, small red bumps form. What could this be?
My boyfriend has small red bumps that seem to spread to different areas of his body and itch only sometimes. Is it a rash or something different?
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause small red bumps. It is helpful that they seem to move and not stay around long. It could be as simple as skin irritation from a soap, detergent, dryer sheet or lotion he is using. Removing products with dyes and perfumes can often improve this type of rash. If it persists, try a good hypoallergenic emollient cream and see your doctor if it continues. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have had small red bumps and some large bumps that arent red under my armpits (these hurt) and lower for about 3 1/2 weeks. What could this be?
I continued taking penicillin for 2 days after the small red bumps started to appear. They spread. Been off med for 3 days now When will this go awa?
Go back to doc: Sounds like you need to return to doctor for a re evaluation ...Read more
I recently started having small red bumps with a white dot that expanded into larger bumps. They don't not hurt but they can be itchy and ?
Any pics?: It is really difficult to comment without seeing any pics as to what these skin lesions are. They could be a fungal infection, hives, itchy bites, staph infection, shingles and the list goes on. Either upload a picture and repost your question or please see a doctor for a proper diagnosis ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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