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Tiny red dots all over body do not itch at all they started at my arms and now they are spreading to my legs and feet. The dots are the size of a pin ?

Tiny red dots all over body do not itch at all they started at my arms and now they are spreading to my legs and feet. The dots are the size of a pin ?

See Your Doctor: There are several possible causes of for the rash you described such as viruses, insect bites, allergies, & more. Additionally, more info is needed to pin down the diagnosis such as duration, recent illness/exposures, your medical history (recent & past), & more. Notably, diagnosing rashes without visual inspection is challenging. See your doctor for correct diagnosis & prompt treatment. ...Read more

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Tiny red dots all over my body. Not itchy but i don't like their apperiance. What are they?

Tiny red dots all over my body. Not itchy but  i don't like their apperiance. What are they?

Med eval: This is one that would do best with visualization of the lesions. Recommend seeing your family doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have little tiny red dots all over my body. They look like moles what are they?

I have little tiny red dots all over my body. They look like moles what are they?

Cherry angiomas: These are little collections of superficial capillaries. They are nothing to worry about. People get more of them as they age, some people have more than others. Wikipedia has a pretty good entry on them: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/cherry_hemangioma. ...Read more

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My daugter just had the flu shot and now has a rash....Small red dots all over body?

My daugter just had the flu shot and now has a rash....Small red dots all over body?

This can be normal: If the child is acting normal and feels well, this could be a post viral exanthem. This is a rash that starts in the middle of the torso, abdomen, even the neck and spreads to the rest of the body. Your physician needs to see it to make sure. But if your child is afebrile and looking good, this would be likley. ...Read more

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I have some kind of parasite living on all parts of my body that has hair I have tiny red dots all over me and can feel them jumping on me. W are they?

I have some kind of parasite living on all parts of my body that has hair I have tiny red dots all over me and can feel them jumping on me. W are they?

Need to check!!!: If you have little spots that appear to be on your body and jumping or causing distress they must be seen by a provider and then can decide if anything bad and what treatment can be given or needed to get rid of them. It can be several different things. See someone. ...Read more

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I noticed small, red dots all over my body after my complete hysterectomy in 2010. Is it possible that the blood thinners caused them?

I noticed small, red dots all over my body after my complete hysterectomy in 2010. Is it possible that the blood thinners caused them?

Yes: Yes, it is possible that the blood thinners have contributed to this. You should call your doctor and have a blood count done which includes a platelet level. Some patients who take Lovenox (enoxaparin) and other medications derived from Heparin can get a reaction called hit (heparin induced thrombocytopenia) which results in low platelets. This can cause severe bleeding in a small number of patients. ...Read more

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I just noticed there are small red dots all over my body, can't be chicken pox, already had it, no itch, and just appeared, Is it an allergic reaction?

I just noticed there are small red dots all over my body, can't be chicken pox, already had it, no itch, and just appeared, Is it an allergic reaction?

Possibly allergic: Chicken pox usually causes tiny blisters, initially just a few. Second cases of chicken pox are NOT unusual. The description of your lesions makes the disease unlikely. Other viral disease, particularly in summer are a possibility. Allergic reactions usually itch; a drug reaction would be another possibility. If the rash does not resolve within a few days, see your primary care physician. ...Read more

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Tiny red dots on the skin that appear occasionally anywhere on the body! what might it be?

Tiny red dots on the skin that appear occasionally anywhere on the body! what might it be?

ANGIOMAS: These are small dilated blood vessels that occur with age, prreganancy, or genetics. Not harmful..Laser removes them. ...Read more

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I have som tiny red dots on my skin every where of my body and the number of them is growin, they are smaller than 1 mm, what are these?

Angioma: There are many different types of angiomas. An angioma is a benign tumor that consists of small blood vessels. These tumors can be located anywhere on the body. Some of the different types include: spider angiomas, cherry angiomas, and senile angiomas. ...Read more

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