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Tiny blood spots on skin (about the size of a pin head or smaller, on face above lip). What are they, why are they here & how do I get rid of them?

Tiny blood spots on skin (about the size of a pin head or smaller, on face above lip). What are they, why are they here & how do I get rid of them?

Don't know: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Small Red Bumps (Definition)

A bump is an area of tissue that is raised (often on the skin). Tiny red elevations of skin or tissue might ...Read more


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What to do if I have multiple and very small red bumps on the head of my penis, what is this?

What to do if I have multiple and very small red bumps on the head of my penis, what is this?

Pearly penis papules: Ring of small skin colored bumps around head of penis just beyond the circumferential groove are normal and nothing to be concerned about. Sometimes called tyson's glands, but in fact are not glands. Tend to be more promininent in the uncircumcised penis. ...Read more

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What are the little red bumps you get on your tongue from viruses?

What are the little red bumps you get on your tongue from viruses?

The little: Red bumps on the tongue are your papillae - taste buds. They can sometimes be more pronounced. If of concern pay your friendly dentist a visit. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Im getting the same itchy spots on the back of my neck ,they never have a head and the more I itch the larger they get help please?

Im getting the same itchy spots on the back of my neck ,they never have a head and the more I itch the larger they get help please?

Could be hives,: which is an allergic reaction.See if they respond to anti-histamine.Next step would be cortisone cream.Pharmacist can recommend both.If no response or gets worse,see your Doc. ...Read more

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What are these white spots on my skin? They are not small like skin poisoning, I've had them i would guess for a year now. There are like blotches gathered on my arms that are not the same color as the rest of my skin. What are these? How can I get rid of

What are these white spots on my skin? They are not small like skin poisoning, I've had them i would guess for a year now. There are like blotches gathered on my arms that are not the same color as the rest of my skin. What are these? How can I get rid of

It's : It's hard to give you a definitive answer without really seeing them. That being said, they sound like they are most likely sun spots or age spots. If that's the case, i would highly recommend at least looking into kollagen. http://aphroditereviews.com/kollagen-intensiv-review. ...Read more

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Hi i just noticed that before the head of the penis I have these red small rashes. They are not bumps, you can't feel a bump when you touch it?

Hi i just noticed that before the head of the penis I have these red small rashes. They are not bumps, you can't feel a bump when you touch it?

Most likely, ok...: As long as no local discomfort, such rashes may suggest mild balanitis (inflammation of glans penis), which is usually related with redundant foreskin with poor local hygiene. Without detailed history and inspection, it's hard to make a firm statement. If any doubt, go to see an expert in the field. Best luck... ...Read more

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I keep getting red swollen bumps that are tender to the touch and very hard occasionally get heads on them all over my legs... Any idea what they are?

I keep getting red swollen bumps that are tender to the touch and very hard occasionally get heads on them all over my legs... Any idea what they are?

Probably furuncles: These are probably furuncles boils but please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You may need a biopsy or other tests. ...Read more

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Was going to the bathroom and notice that I have 3 bumps in different areas on my penis. They are raised and are a bit sore. What would it be ?

Was going to the bathroom and notice that I have 3 bumps in different areas on my penis. They are raised and are a bit sore. What would it be ?

Several things: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you. ...Read more

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What are these red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin? I have red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin and they have been there for about 5 days and seem to be shedding some skin when i check on it.

What are these red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin? I have red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin and they have been there for about 5 days and seem to be shedding some skin when i check on it.

An : An important thing to know is if these bumps are itchy. If so you may be dealing with a fungal infection, which in this area is called jock itch aka tinea cruris.There are over the counter treatments (clotrimazole cream) that may help. Also, you could be dealing with an allergic reaction. Have you used any new soaps, lotions, or lubricants on your penis? You can try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and monitor for relief. Lastly, an std check may be neccessary if you are sexually active. If the bumps persist you should be evaluated by a medical professional. Best of luck. ...Read more

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I have small white spots on my top lip u can see it better if you pull the lip tight ..What are these , ?

I  have small white spots on my top lip u can see it better if you pull the lip tight ..What are these , ?

Vitiligo or fungal?: White spots are due to an absence of the skin pigment, melanin which maintains the dark pigment of normal skins. The most common cause of loss of color is atopic dermatitis. The other causes could include fungus eating away the pigments (tinea). The rare cause of white spot is what is called vitiligo in which case our own immune system destroys the pigment producing operations of the skin. ...Read more

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What to do if I have 3 painless movable hard white bumps on the floor of my mouth are they a contagious disease?

What to do if I have 3 painless movable hard white bumps on the floor of my mouth are they a contagious disease?

Uncertain - dental: eval. This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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What are the white bumps on your penis and balls and can they become infected?

What are the white bumps on your penis and balls and can they become infected?

Infectious concerns: "Anything" can become infected - and usually there are recognizable signs: Pain, redness, swelling, and/or warmth. There should be a 'history' that explains 'how and why' something became infected - such as a cut, injury etc. Genitals-especially when looked at closely, may have fine structures that are not familiar, for example sebaceous glands. A primary doc can look for you if you have doubts. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have small red bumps on the back of your tounge?

What does it mean when you have small red bumps on the back of your tounge?

Most likely normal: The tongue normally has taste buds also called papillae. The largest ones are on the back of the tongue. The only way to be 100% sure that it's all normal is to have a dentist actually take a look. ...Read more

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Little "whitehead-like" spots on my scrotum. Curious as to what they are & if I can get rid of them. Also, if they are the reason for itch sometimes. ?

Little "whitehead-like" spots on my scrotum. Curious as to what they are & if I can get rid of them. Also, if they are the reason for itch sometimes. ?

Acne: Your diagnosis is likely to be correct and you may try the same over the counter remedies that are used for acne. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Red spots on legs and those are under the skin and similar on the finger too .This happened after a viral fever ...Do I have to worry?

Red spots on legs and those are under the skin and similar on the finger too .This happened after a viral fever ...Do I have to worry?

No unless feel sick: Most viral rash self limiting and get better.However, sometimes rash could be an indication of serious life threatening infection, in that case patient usually feels sick. If rash persist or get worse or makes sick should seek medical attention immediately. ...Read more

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I have red spots on my penis that are dry and scaly looking. They are on the head and the shaft. What could it be? Is psoriasis possible on that area?

I have red spots on my penis that are dry and scaly looking. They are on the head and the shaft. What could it be? Is psoriasis possible on that area?

Penile scales: Yes you can get psoriasis on the penis. Could also be eczema or a yeast/fungal infection . Would follow up with dermatologist as you have to be careful using steroids on the penis as it can thin the skin .. ...Read more

Red Bumps (Definition)

A bump is an area of tissue or skin that is raised . Red bumps are elevations ...Read more