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29 year old male with sudden onset widespread joint pain. Symptoms concentrated on left side of body, swollen hands and itchy skin no rash no bug bite?

29 year old male with sudden onset widespread joint pain. Symptoms concentrated on left side of body, swollen hands and itchy skin no rash no bug bite?

Needs evaluation: The onset of these symptoms can have many sources. These symptoms can be related to connective tissue disorders, viral infections, medication reactions, among others. Some of these can be serious and should be evaluated. ...Read more

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I had itchy eyes and then they were swollen after that my cheeks were swollen?

I had itchy eyes and then they were swollen after that my cheeks were swollen?

Possible allergies: Your description sounds like an allergic reaction. You can try over-the-counter eye drops and oral pills. If it does not get better, you should see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Swollen red itchy chin what could it be?

Swollen red itchy chin what could it be?

Age?: Need more info . Could be infection or if u shaved could be fungal or could be impetigo. If overweight lose it and check for diabetes .could also be contact dermatitis from a new soap or cream.kindly scan all ur cosmetics and see how bad they can be. Download EWG skin deep app. It gives u a rating about chemicals in ur toothpaste cosmetics makeup etc good luck ...Read more

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Just started using BP; my cheeks are swollen, dry, itchy and super irratable. Should I continue BP and if so, do you know what the best moisturiser is?

Just started using BP; my cheeks are swollen, dry, itchy and super irratable. Should I continue BP and if so, do you know what the best moisturiser is?

Stop the medication: Hello, by "BP" I assume you are referring to a blood pressure medication. Any time you develop suspected side effects to a new medication, you should immediately stop that medication. This may represent an allergic drug reaction. Without getting more info and performing an exam, I cannot make a diagnosis, but these symptoms are concerning for angioedema, which requires immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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I have an pea size knot in my cheeks on each side- they are hard and kinda move around but never actually change locations. They are itchy if i touch or push on them and when i do succumb and itch them they become swollen and my face is puffed up and disf

I have an pea size knot in my cheeks on each side- they are hard and kinda move around but never actually change locations. They are itchy if i touch or push on them and when i do succumb and itch them they become swollen and my face is puffed up and disf

Photo or exam: If these are bumps in the skin of your cheek they may be infected skin follicles - but a photo or physical exam would help define what they may be. If they are fluid filled it's possible they would benefit from drainage, but the first step is to make a diagnosis. Consider taking a clear photo and attaching it to a consult request to a dermatologist in HealthTap Concierge. ...Read more

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Last night I broke out in a rash all over my cheeks and my face is swollen. It itchy and hot. It hasn't gone away. I'm worried. What could it be?

Last night I broke out in a rash all over my cheeks  and my face is swollen. It itchy and hot. It hasn't gone away. I'm worried. What could it be?

Allergic rash? : This sounds like some kind of allergic rash. Could be secondary to something topical on the skin, like a dye or perfume in a topical product, especially if you have an abrupt "line" along jaw where rash stops. Could also be systemic reaction to a food, ingested dye, or other toxin? Have you eaten peanuts, shellfish? Any hoarseness of voice or shortness of breath? Facial swelling concerning... ...Read more