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I have small clustered red dots, on my skin. Not raised, but very itchy. What could it be... Should i be going to the er?

I have small clustered red dots, on my skin. Not raised, but very itchy. What could it be... Should i be going to the er?

Rash: You may go to any clinic to check yourself, not necessarily the er. The rash has a very wide differential diagnosis, but when it does not blanch under pressure and when we feel ill and we have fever, then we need to go to the emergency department asap. ...Read more

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I have red spots all over my body especially on my bum, they start with a small raised lump under the skin, then go red, scabby with a white ring?

Rashes: One of the more difficult thing to diagnose at a distance. May be hpretic but only conjecture. Need to see physicain for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have small red tears/dry skin spots on my inner thighs and around my scrotum. They constantly itch. They look like bites but they are not raised. ?

I have small red tears/dry skin spots on my inner thighs and around my scrotum.  They constantly itch.  They look like bites but they are not raised. ?

Candida: This is most likely candida, which is a yeast - a distant relative of the skin fungus that causes "jock itch". Try one of the over-the-counter anti-fungal creams; if that doesn't work, you'll need to see a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have small red dots (not raised, don't itch) on my ankle/foot.Some go away others end up as permanent brown spots.I have two medium marks on ankle. ?

Veins: Hemosiderin stains secondary to veins and or ankle swelling. Not dangerous but one should watch for itching to start or increased swelling. Venous ulcer could start. Wear good compression hose or socks 20-30 mm Hg is fine. ...Read more

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I have several small, red, non itchy spots on both hands, fingers and forearm. They do not hurt and they are not raised above the skin. I noticed th?

I have several small, red, non itchy spots on both hands, fingers and forearm.  They do not hurt and they are not raised above the skin.  I noticed th?

Well : In order to diagnose a rash the doctor needs to examine you. Recommend consultation with Healthtap with photographs or face-to-face consultation with primary care doctor ...Read more

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Some sort of rash neck top of shoulder. Not sore or itchy or red. More like raised skin bumpy very small spots. I have cold sore cold under nose ?

Some sort of rash neck top of shoulder. Not sore or itchy or red. More like raised skin bumpy very small spots.  I have cold sore cold under nose ?

Unsure: 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. ...Read more

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A small part of my vein in my penis seems raised and has small redness irritation look under the skin, has been like this for two years, any ideas?

A small part of my vein in my penis seems raised and has small redness irritation look under the skin, has been like this for two years, any ideas?

Probably just..: What described probably just represents a thrombosed vein or varix. It's harmless and just leave it alone as long as being painless and not bothersome to you. If still in doubt, go to see urologist for detailing and confirmation. Best wish... ...Read more