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Sporadic Itchy Bumps
Can very dry skin cause red itchy bumps that look like bug bites? I'm getting sporadic red itchy bumps on face it's very dry and itchy!
Yes: Skin that is very dry can develop irritation. The best treatment would probably be to use a cream that is both an exfoliant and emollient. I generally recommend either a lactic or a glycolic acid cream to help get rid of the dry, rough skin. Http://www. OmahaCosmeticSurgery. Com
I woke up with a whole bunch of itchy bumps on my body and they are all speratic. Help? I also tried looking for bed bugs I couldn't find any
Possible Allergy: You may just have had an allergic reaction to something you ate or were exposed to. If it worsen or continues you need to be seen by a doctor for treatment.
Eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed.See 2 more doctor answers
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause itchy bumps. 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.
Nickel allergy: Nickel allergy from the snaps on blue jeans or a metal belt buckle is a common cause of an itchy red rash near the umbilicus (belly button). A dermatologist or allergist can confirm using an allergy patch test.
Hives of rash: There are many causes, and it is best to be seen by a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment.
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.See 1 more doctor answer
This rash would: Need to visualized (with a medical history) to provide you with a diagnosis and treatment plan.
It means: That it is time to get examined. Diagnosis requires direct visualization.
I'm having itchy bumps appearing on different parts of my body but they go and away after an hour or so?
Hives: Red itchy bumps may be hives, bed bugs, mosquito bites, spider bites, poison ivy and many other things. Of course more detail is needed to help you but an antihistamine pill like Allegra (fexofenadine) 180 mg once daily could help reduce the itch. A steroid cream may be helpful too.See 1 more doctor answer
Multiple causes: Bumps in the vaginal area can be due to multiple causes including low grade bacterial or vaginal infections or irritation of the area. An evaluation by a physician is important to diagnose the cause so that the correct treatment can be recommended.