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Spots On Top Bum Crack
At the top of my bum crack I get/have an EXTREMELY itchy, circular, raised, rash with white spots. Have had it at least 6 times in 2 years, in the EXACT SAME SPOT!?
Non-raised dark spots/pigmentation above & around the crack of the buttocks. Why is this & what can I do to make this fade/lighten? Very embarrassing
Mongolian spot: Is a common type of birthmark of darkly pigmented skin, (brown, gray, or bluish in color). Mongolian spots are frequently seen above and around the crack of the buttocks. Most are prominent at birth but fade with age. Persistent Mongolian spot can be covered with skin tone make-up, or can be removed with cosmetic laser surgery. These birthmarks are harmless and can be a source of family pride. ...Read more
I have a place @ the top of my butt crack that itches very bad it stays about 2 weeks and then goes away and then comes back in same spot about a month or 2 later. Do u know what this can be?
I have spots/blisters on my back and thighs and top of buttocks. Is this herpes? For the last 2 weeks. They are spaced out together. Not grouped
Not herpes: See a dermatologist without delay. When you call, explain that it is urgent. ...Read more
I have been having a feeling of wetness dripping from top of buttocks at the crack down into the crack but its not wet. What could this be?
I have a little brooze at the top of my bum crack that is very sore and I can't sit down and walk properly : (help?
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
I have a small rash on the top of my buttocks crack earlier I had a similar less severe rash on my bikini like that has basically gone away, I'm wonde?
Lump in buttocks under skin near top of butt crack. No pain, moves, can't see only feel. Should I worry?
Probably lipoma: Usually this is a lipoma (benign fatty deposit). Ask your internist to look at it. Do not just ignore, but probably nothing to worry about. ...Read more
I've been having a skin problem in my buttocks region. I noticed when the top was itchy (inside crack). I looked and it was red/open. Seem to spread
Have had large lump under skin below top of bum crack. Never painful until I started pushing on it. Really painful now. No blood or pus just a lump!!
Get checked.: You may have had a sebaceous or pilonidal cyst. When you manipulated it, it may trigger an infection. Please see a doc to decide whether you need antibiotics or drainage of the cyst. If you have fever, marked increase in pain, or it rapidly increases in size, redness, or warmth, go to an ER or UC right away. ...Read more
Yesterday I noticed a dark spot on top left side of my leg/bum cheek, it bleeds but is not sore or anything. I am worried. Please help, what is it?
I have dry dark skin at the top crack of my bum. I'm not sure of it happened at the end of my pregnancy or after the baby. Fungi or from skin rubbing?
Had bite like bumps on buttocks crack at top towards back where cheeks meet. Now bites look like open blisters. What should I do?
I have red/purple marks on the top of the crack on my buttocks. Worried it might be skin cancer.?
One consideration...: ...but since we don't have access to a picture of your lesion (s), we can only advise that you get examined locally ASAP to be sure. ...Read more
I have a rash of red bumps on the very top of the crack of my buttocks. They burn, itch and seap. It is near the small of my back. What could this be?
Crypts are normal: It may be normal to have some discharge or tonsillar exudate, that resides in crypts within the tonsils. These deep ridges are just a characteristic of tonsils. ...Read more
Tonsil Stones: These are food particles lodged in the tonsils. They are not unusual and can be treated by cleaning them, gargling and removing them with qtips. They are a nuisance most of the time and not a problem with your health. ...Read more
Red spots on the penis and cracks on the foreskin. What's the best and worst case scenario and solution? Help me please
See a doctor: This could be almost anything, and without being able to see and examine this, it is impossible to diagnose. Go see someone. ...Read more
My lips have cracks and they are sore they have been like this for weeks now that I have discovered today have mini spots on my lip and around?
Allergic dermatitis: There are many reasons for your lips to be cracked and sore. Lip lickers dermatitis is common in young adults. It can become a nervous habit. Contact dermatitis from lipstick, toothpaste, cinnamon gum can also cause cracking and lip dryness. Vaseline is great for lips as a barrier cream. I would avoid any lip product that has ingredient called propolis. It can often cause allergic reaction. ...Read more
Okay, so I have that dyshidrosis thing, where you bubbly spots on hands, I have a few, I don't have cracks or anything bad, but how do I get rid of it?
Dyshidrosis: Dyshidrosis is a chronic condition of "tapioca pudding-like" bubbling on hands. Dyshidrosis common in people with allergies. It flares when under stress, when hands in water often or working with certain chemicals/irritants. Keeping hands moisturized, wearing rubber gloves with cotton gloves underneath when doing housework helps. It may need prescription from your dermatologist. ...Read more
Penile eruption: The best possibility is that this is an allergic reaction to clothing or a condom or some vaginal cream contacted during intercourse. The worst is that this is malignant and needs amputation. Neither is reasonable and as recommended earlier needs to be seen to be diagnosed and recommended for treatment. ...Read more
The skin around my vaginal enterance is dry, white and cracked. ITs very itchy and sore and there is little white spots. What could this be?
Past March high ankle sprain. Hurts after 30sec of running. Hard to lift when running. Hurts horribly when walk on uneven spots. Cracks are painful.
Ankle Sprains: Recovery from an ankle sprain requires RICE therapy (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Generally, complete avoidance of sports is recommended until pain free, and gradual return to regular activities as tolerated after that. High ankle sprains take longer to recover (6 weeks or longer), and may require additional interventions such as the use of a walking boot or physical therapy. ...Read more
I have cracked skin and dark spots size of a penny on each side of my mouth is not cracked on the lip but on the skin under my mouth what can this be?
See your doctor: Anything pigmented like that should be directly observed by a doctor. ...Read more
Lately keep getting black spots and and swelling on lower lip with cracks on the inside of the lip. Could it be food allergies?
Virus vs allergies: Possible allergies to certain foods, espec. Citrus. Or cancur sores or aphthous ulcers[get otc orabase or rx kenolog steroid oint in arabase by dr.] if pustules or incr. Redness swelling pain;cellulitis, need antibiotic like amox/augmentin or bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim). take otc pain meds for pain, I like excedrin [generic ok] because it has 3 in one for pain. ...Read more
My 4yr old has really dry cracked lips and little white spots on her tongue and gums and a oral temp of 102.2 I first saw it with my 1yr bout a week.
Ulcers since last 2-3 years in mouth, a red patch in my tongue occurred 2 days ago, having lots of tiny red spots in tip and some cracks like in tongue.
Better to be seen by: Except for the ulcers, everything else may be normal occurrences. Without actually seeing what you are describing, we can't give you much more information. There are many different types of ulcers, each with different causes. If you want more information, you will have to see a dentist or physician for a better diagnosis. ...Read more
Staph infxn yeast: Sounds like a staph infection inside your nose with a possible yeast infection in the corner of your mouth. Have you been on antibiotics? I'd try Bacitracin ointment inside your nose applied with a clean finger 4 to 5 times a day and Clotrimazole cream to the corners of your mouth 4 to 5 times a day. If you are not a lot better in 2 to 3 days see an ENT for an evaluation. ...Read more