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Upper Back Blister
I am broken out with rash on front of thighs around my waist chest upper back. Looks like blisters and very painful and itches. Some spots r larger t?
Rash patch on chest and three on upper back. Slightly itchy small blisters redness. Also suspect I have a yeast infection. Nothing new in diet or soap?
Father was diagnosed Herpes from blisters in his upper back portion with minor fever. How did he get it and what precautions to avoid contagiousness?
Herpes Zoster: Shingles are a reactivation of the childhood infection form Chicken Pox. IT is not contagious. He did not just 'get it'. This is a common and painful reactivation of a previous infection. It must be treated aggressively with antiviral medication. And then he should get the shingles vaccine so this does not occur again. ...Read more
I had a blister (I think) on the inside of my upper back left molar against my gums. It eventually popped (rather gross). Infection or cavity maybe?
BLISTER: you should see your dentist as soon as you can as this sounds like an infection of the nerve (the nerve in the tooth may have died leading to the infection). It is easily solved with a root canal and crown. See your dentist soon before the blister returns. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been experiencing random welts/blisters on my upper back arms and hands. They become itchy and and break open, once open sore can take month to heal?
Autoimmune bullous : You could be suffering from an autoimmune bullous disorder such as pemphigus or pemphigoid. It is really important that you go to a dermatologist and have skin biopsies performed to make the diagnosis. Depending on the results, there are treatments available that may really help you. Don't ignore this rash - it can get worse! ...Read more
Keep getting canker sores, I get one on my right upper gumline then it goes away and a week later comes back in the same right side. Does not blister?
Fatigue, swollen neck, blisters on legs, finger, upper back. Nerve/muscle twitching, severe back, leg, butt and adb. Pain, abd. Pressure, discharge?
See doctor: You may be in great danger, rush to an er or doctor's office. ...Read more
My upper back on both sides been hurting for 2 weeks and now the pain is irritating and worsening, what can it be?
Multiple possible: WIth your history of lupus, this may be a muscle inflammation issue, although if pain with breathing it may be inflamed pleura called pleurisy. Unlikely shingles as both sides of your back. It may also be your esophagus, which lies along your back and it may be in spasm from heartburn symptoms which may be a result of your medications. A simple strain would be better by now, rec you see MD. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I did 30 minutes of cardio and now have pain radiating in my upper back on the right side. I don't regularly exercise. Is this normal? I'm 30.
No, not normal: "cardio" is a very non-specific term for exercise that gets your heart rate elevated for therapeutic benefit. Not knowing what specific exercise you were doing is somewhat limiting. None the less the pain you describe does not sound like a normal consequence of exercise. It may be something as simple as a strained muscle but if persist recommend seeing your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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