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Non itchy red rash,oval,2cm long,1cm wide,a bit scaly on borders,a bit raised.appeared on leg 2months ago.has small dot close to it.what it could be?

Non itchy red rash,oval,2cm long,1cm wide,a bit scaly on borders,a bit raised.appeared on leg 2months ago.has small dot close to it.what it could be?

Pityriasis: Your description is consistent with a recurrence of pityriasis. The lesion you describe sounds like the herald patch, a very common sign of the rash. ...Read more

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I woke up yesterday with tiny red itchy dots on my arms and legs. I woke up today and found even more on my legs. Should I be scared?

I woke up yesterday with tiny red itchy dots on my arms and legs. I woke up today and found even more on my legs. Should I be scared?

Bedbugs: It sounds like something is biting you. It could be many different things, but the most likely culprit is bedbugs. Take the sheets off the bed and look in the seams of the mattress and pillows for little black bugs. They are the size of coursely ground pepper. If you find them, put them into a bag and have your primary doctor or dermatologist look at the bug. Bed bugs are easily recognized. ...Read more

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At night my legs and the back of my neck are very itchy. I only sometimes see a rash with small, flat red dots. My roommates have it too. Bedbugs?

At night my legs and the back of my neck are very itchy. I only sometimes see a rash with small, flat red dots. My roommates have it too. Bedbugs?

Bed bugs: Bed bugs are small insects that bite humans and animals while they sleep. They are not known to transmit disease. Bed bugs affect people differently from no reaction, to itchy bites to an allergic reaction to the bite. Bite marks can take as long as 14 days to appear.
More about bed bugs from the CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/bedbugs/faqs.html ...Read more

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Itchy legs and arms with redness and small bombs .

Itchy legs and arms  with redness  and small bombs .

See your doctor: Symptoms like these have to be evaluated in real-time by your physician. He/she has access to your examination, laboratrory data and many other diagnostic tests to get to the bottom of what's going on and offer you help. ...Read more

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I have a red area on my inner thigh with three tiny dots in a row that resemble tiny pimples. They are not open sores and are slightly itchy. Insect?

Skin bumps/bites: Thank you for your question. A red area with three tiny pimple-like dots in a row may be caused by many things, including insect bites. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that could cause a rash as well as responses to external sources such as allergies or otherwise. Having an examination performed by a qualified medical practitioner would be helpful in diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Husband came from beach(jet skiing) & he said he has itchy spot but when I looked at the itchy spot(top thigh near penis) he has many of tiny red dots?

Husband came from beach(jet skiing) & he said he has itchy spot but when I looked at the itchy spot(top thigh near penis) he has many of tiny red dots?

Here are some...: By the sequence of events, suspecting some sort of contact dermatitis is reasonable. For its care, just watch and see if bearable & getting better day by day, or apply steroid-containing skin cream 1-2 times lightly and watch over next 3-5 days; it not resolving as wished or worsening, seek evaluation & counseling. ...Read more

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Hi-I have a small red circle rash on my leg (non itchy)?

Hi-I have a small red circle rash on my leg (non itchy)?

Tick bite?: Have you had a tick bite recently? I would worry about Borrelia if so. ...Read more

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What should you do if you have red itchy dots that won't go away all over your legs?

See dermatologist??: "itchy red dots" would generally be interpreted as a rash, best evaluated by a good dermatologist. If you've been walking through infested grass in the south, it could just be a case of "chiggers!" (a sarcoptic mite whose actual host is the grasshopper!) and you'd dust your socks with sulphur or avoid the grass. If it's a rash, there could be more serious problems to consider... ...Read more

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10 small, dark red, very itchy bumps on my leg. They seem to be spreading. Advice/ Suggestions/ Diagnosis please!

10 small, dark red, very itchy bumps on my leg. They seem to be spreading.  Advice/ Suggestions/ Diagnosis please!

Hard to say: Can't really tell what these are without an exam or photo. Could be insect bites, scabies, allergic reaction, or a skin infection. Suggest you see a doctor to get them checked. Good luck! ...Read more

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Small bug bite size spot on leg. Used calamine but got worse, now fist size. No major sores just red and itchy. Thoughts?

Small bug bite size spot on leg. Used calamine but got worse, now fist size. No major sores just red and itchy. Thoughts?

Bite reaction: Seems like a localized allergic reaction to the bite. Watch for sings of infection (pain, pus, etc)
Try OTC Zyrtec or Claritin (loratadine) once a day for a few days to stop the allergic reaction, apply cold compresses a few times a day. It should get better soon. ...Read more

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I have small pen point size red splotched on my legs and a couple on my low back. They are flat and not itchy. Should i be concerned?

I have small pen point size red splotched on my legs and a couple on my low back. They are flat and not itchy. Should i be concerned?

Probabaly not: Apparently you are concerned enough to ask. It doesn't sound serious and it is hard to tell about skin spots and rashes without seeing the, m. At your next doctor visit be sure to ask about them, and certainly go sooner if they are spreading or concern you. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my leg that are big and red. A little painful and super itchy. They recently got a white dot on them. Is it bed bugs?

I have bumps on my leg that are big and red. A little painful and super itchy. They recently got a white dot on them. Is it bed bugs?

Could be: It could be bed bugs or some other sort of insect bite. Check your bed and wash your linens and bed clothes in hot water. if it persists you may need to use insecticide on your furniture. ...Read more

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Leg was in contact with moss on a rock for 2 hours. Noticed small, red, itchy, puss filled pimple where leg was in contact with moss. Should I worry?

Leg was in contact with moss on a rock for 2 hours. Noticed small, red, itchy, puss filled pimple where leg was in contact with moss. Should I worry?

No, not if lesion: Remains small and itchy, it sound like some type of bug bite or contact allergy. Cold compresses, oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) , and topical hydrocortisone will help with the itch. See your doc if redness is large or lesion is painful, then consider infection. ...Read more

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Tiny red spots on legs not itchy ?

Not sure?: Could be small capillary hemangiomas. Could be 'broken' vessels (spider veins). I would recommend an evaluation by your physician and/or a referral to an appropriate specialist. ...Read more

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What are small red spots on legs that are not itchy?

What are small red spots on legs that are not itchy?

Rash: Rashes are impossible to diagnosis without looking at them. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Groups of 1, 2, or 3 small, red, itchy bumps appearing on my legs. What Is this. It's been spreading throughout the day.

Groups of 1, 2, or 3 small, red, itchy bumps appearing on my legs. What Is this. It's been spreading throughout the day.

Insect allergy?: Allergy to insect bites is the most common cause. Avoiding exposure by wearing long pants when you go out may provide relief. Consult your doctor if the rash keeps appearing. ...Read more