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Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
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Weals (Overview)

Weal (welt) is a red, swollen mark on skin caused by a blow or pressure .


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What are probables causes of weals on the neck?

What are probables causes of weals on the neck?

Several things: Your doctor will have to examine your skin personally to make the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
7 doctors shared insights

Weals (Overview)

Weal (welt) is a red, swollen mark on skin caused by a blow or pressure .


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Are hives and weals the same thing?

Are hives and weals the same thing?

Yes: Hives and wheals are both pale red, raised bumps on the skin that are itchy and are associated with allergic reactions as well as other conditions. ...Read more

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How to treat full body hives/weals?

How to treat full body hives/weals?

Hives, what to do?: Antihistamines are primary treatment. If not adequate see pcp or board certified allergist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of hyper pigmintattion?

How do I get rid of hyper pigmintattion?

Hydroquinone: Hyperpigmentation if often caused be inflammation du to injury or infection and the action of the sun. Hydroquinone, and sunscreens can revers the process and improve the hyperpigmentation. ...Read more

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Hello Iam from mexico, i am 34 years old, and i have been taking some loss weight pills for 2 days . however, i havent felt so well, ive notice weals?

Hello Iam from mexico, i am 34 years old, and i have been taking some loss weight pills for 2 days . however, i havent felt so well, ive notice weals?

Weight loss pills: can mean anything. You need to know what is in them. I recommend you stop taking them and see your doctor. You can use David Katz book called "Disease Proof" for an overall guide to health. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What could the weal/pimple-like things on my armpits be?

What could the weal/pimple-like things on my armpits be?

Several things: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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Does a tick bite look like a weal?

Does a tick bite look like a weal?

It depends: About 70 to 80% of people get a rash from a tick bite but about 20% get a "bull's eye" round rash called erythema migrans. ...Read more

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Are hives and weals the same thing?

Yes: Hives and wheals are both pale red, raised bumps on the skin that are itchy and are associated with allergic reactions as well as other conditions. ...Read more

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How cna i tell if it's a weal or a tick bite?

How cna i tell if it's a weal or a tick bite?

Let me help you: This picture for a tick bite. A weal 1.A red, swollen mark left on flesh by a blow or pressure. ...Read more