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Tiny Red Dots On Legs Not Itchy
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
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
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 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
I have a rash ONLY on arms and legs. Small red dots but white and large when itchy. Progressing daily. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and calamine not working.
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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
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
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
10 small, dark red, very itchy bumps on my leg. They seem to be spreading. Advice/ Suggestions/ Diagnosis please!
Small bug bite size spot on leg. Used calamine but got worse, now fist size. No major sores just red and itchy. Thoughts?
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
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 an extremely itchy, red bump on my leg. It seems like a bug bite because it has two small bite marks in it. It started 24 hours ago. ?
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?
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
About 5 mths ago I got an itchy red dot on my leg and it's still there. Two weeks ago I got another one on my left abdomen. What can it be?
like an insect ?type) is the culprit....
You will have to be a "detective"
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Rash: Rashes are impossible to diagnosis without looking at them. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
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
I have strange red bumps in a small clump on my right leg. Lasted for more than two years, not itchy or painful. Should i be worried?
Picture: Picture will be helpful to answer your question. ...Read more
Itchy patch of skin on leg, 1inch in diameter, small bump beneath, skin not raised, ongoing for 1.5 months, skin red due to scratching.
I have small “blisters” on my one leg. Not generally itchy until I touch it. Red in complexion, nothing comes out when I try to pop it?
Blisters: It all depends on you long you've had them and whether thy are spreading.It can be viral related or allergy related and eve an infection of the skin ...Read more
I have tiny black specks on my skin that itch. When i scratch them it bubbles up. My right leg keeps swelling and is itchy with red blotches.?
See your family doc: I recommend seeing your family physician or healthcare professional to be able to help diagnose the cause of your ailment. Wishing you the very best. ...Read more
I have a few raised red dots only on one leg behind my knee on both outside and inside. They aren't itchy, but I have never seen them before. ?
Simple skin irritation:
Start by just observing. If it's gone in 1-5 days, Don't worry.
If it's getting worse or persisting more than five days look for an irritation source like clothing or an exercise machine that pushes/rubs too hard on your skin there.
Try simple skin creams. ...Read more
Red blotches have just today appeared on my lower legs - they vary in size - but quite small up to 5/6 mm, they are not raised and are not itchy. ?
Red blotches: Follow up today with doctor/urgent care and get a sed rate , ANA, CBC. blood cultures. May be autoimmune phenomenon or related to sepsis, bactermia( strep ,mycoplasma, cat scratch, histo, coccidio, meds or tumor called erythema nodosum usually seen when there is underlying disease( about 30% no clear cause). ...Read more
The treatment will: depend on the cause. You can take an oral antihistamine for the itching, but depending on what, if any, other symptoms you have, you may need a more specific treatment. Please contact your doctor or a dermatologist to be seen. If you are a HealthTap Prime member, you can consult one of us and send a photo and we may be able to help you that way. ...Read more
Red dot on my skin and itchy sometimes. It started from my ankle then now on my legs. I dont know what is this, can someone tell me?
Consult your doctor: It is very difficult for us to say what it may be.Consult your doctor or see a dermatologist.It needs to be looked at to determine what it may be ...Read more
I fell down and had an abrasion on my leg. Now the wound is healed but there are red itchy rashes(dots) around it and spreading! What could it be?
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