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Small, Red Spots On The Stomach
2 nights ago legs. & arms were itchy but no rash. Last night stomach & arms itchy & noticed small red spots all over stomach. Any ideas?
I have so many red spots on my both legs. After dissappearing again it appears. Recently I have seen one small red spots on my left stomach. Problem?
Rash: With what you describe is sounds like folliculitis or inflammation/infection of the hair follicles. Do you shave these areas? With rashes, as a doctor, we must see and feel the rash to really be able to diagnose and treat. Best to see your health care provider to check this rash. Best of luck. ...Read more
I have small red spots on my skin. Legs/stomach/neck/foot. But aren't all there at once, once one set of them disappear another comes up. What is it?
Tiny tiny Red spots all over stomach that come and go. Doesn't hurt, itch, and is flat. Only appear on stomach and chest. Very very small, help.
I have extremely itchy abdominal area mostly chest and back. Its been 3weeks now and getting worse, have small red spots around the area. Ththanks?
Appearance of small red spots on upper arms, inner arms, stomach and shoulders which ictch badly, the itch gets at night. 45 year old female?
Petechiae on abdomen/arms/upper legs. No other sxs. Breast feeding 4mo old. It is small tiny red spots Some are raised not painful. No fevers md visit?
I have red spots across my abdomen which aren't itchy as well as to big concentrations of redness on the lower ab.
What is wrong with his skin? So about three weeks ago my son started getting redness around his skin. He kept scratching it and almost made it bleed. About two days ago I noticed that there are red spots all over his back and some on his stomach. He has a
A rash with raised red bumps is called a maculopapular rash and can be caused by many, many things such as:
-food or drug allergy
-viral infections such as fifths disease, roseola, ebv, CMV just to name a few
-insect bites such as fleas or scabies
-bacterial infection such as scarlet fever (caused by strep)
or it can be seen in very rare things such as:
-toxic shock syndrome
-rocky mountain spotted fever disease
the list goes on and on.
The best thing to do is to call your child's doctor. They may want to take a look to see what it may be. Odds are that if your child does not have a high fever or is not acting sick, then it's probably nothing serious. ...Read more
I have been ill for 2 weeks it started as a cold now it’s turned into a dry cough and I’ve started getting red spots on stomach, should I be worried?
Changes in the cells: As injured skin heals, the body creates inflammation which means fresh blood goes to the area and with it, many kinds of healing factors and cells. One type is called melanocytes which carry our skin pigment melanin. A healing occurs, these cells may or may not return to the area and give it the brownish or lack of coloration you see. There might be some changes as the injury matures. ...Read more
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Must see: Must see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Depends on dx: The treatment or "fix" depends on the dx, for example if they are tiny fungal rashes, then an anti-fungal cream would help, etc. Rashes cannot really be DX over the computer, so it best for you to see a dr. For an evaluation of the area. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have red spots/blotches on my stomach for about a week. They don't hurt or itch. Any ideas as to the cause?
I noticed some red spots on my stomach. But its not anywhere else. They look like bug bites. I'm scared should I be putting anything on it?
Stomach rash: You need to have them examined to determine what they are, see your doctor. ...Read more
I have broken out in multiple red spots over this past week on my back stomach area don't know what it is worried my toddler can catch it. .. it's not?
Need more info.: Are these red spots raised or flat? Large or small? Singular or confluent? New or old? Recurrent, or is this the first time? Have you traveled recently? Unfortunately, it would be difficult to hazard a guess without more information. A consultation with a photograph of the spots would be an excellent idea ...Read more
Hi, within the last month red spots have been appearing on body from my legs to chest. They don’t itch and most are on my abdomen. Should I be worried?
Rash: Anytime your rash is spreading you need to see a physician and get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more
See a dermatologist: The diagnostic possibilities are almost endless. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
Rash: It is impossible to tell by your description I would suggest you see a physician to get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more
I have a weird rash on my Stomach. It's light red with little red spots on it... And it's Bumpy. Do I need to go to the doctor?
Show your parents.: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on Healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more
Doctor I have this red spots on my arm then spreads to abdomen, and it causes some itching and also get worse in sunlight or heat?
I have had red spots / rash all over my body (stomach, back and chest) for about 4 weeks now. It's does not itch at all. What is this? Thanks.
Be seen: There are way too many causes of rashes to diagnosis from your description. See your physician or dermatologist. ...Read more