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What Causes A Rash All Over The Body
Allergy consult: This has many potential causes. For example , a viral infection or a drug (levofloxacin?) taken recently may have caused it. In the meanwhile, try taking antihistamine 3 to 4 times a day to see if this may help. The dose needed for itchy skin is much higher than what is needed to control hay fever but even then it may not work. If it lasts more than a few weeks, consult an allergist. ...Read more
What could possibly cause purple dottie rash all over the body and extreme weight loss, depletion of platelets? Also depletion of blood causing a need for both blood and platelets transfusions and a low grade fever! something is depleting everything my s
This : This sounds like thrombocytopenic purpura. It can be caused by a variety of conditions, but sometimes there is no cause identified (in which case it's called idiopathic.) if she is not being seen by a hematologist, she definitely should be. Has she been exposed to heparin? This is a common intravenous or subcutaneous medication that can cause a similar picture in patients who are sensitive to it. ...Read more
What can cause chronic diarrhea, crampy pain in right mid abdomen accompanied by a rash all over the body?
Does aspirin used externally on scalp against dandruff cause itching and rash all over the body (arms, legs, neck) ?
Absolutely.: Certain rashes are definitely not related to allergies; diagnosis starts with the appearance. This is where a knowledgeable, experienced diagnostician is key. Many viruses do, too, and some are quite itchy. So do medications, too, and continuing to take the drug may be risky. Better get checked out. ...Read more
I've had chronic itch with no rash all over my body for quite some time. It responds very well to antihistamines. What could be the cause?
Stress caused itchy rash all over body doctor prescribed frenaler cort(10 tablets) rash came back once treatment was over. Can he take another 10 tabl?
Itchy rash: I suggest you see an allergist to see why you are developing this rash, steroids are not safe to take repeatedly, especially with high blood pressure. I would rather take an antihistamine such as Claritin (loratadine) Allegra or zyrtec to control the rash. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Probably no STD: Syphilis can cause a body-wide rash, but not hive-like and usually not itchy. If you think you're at risk for STDs, get tested. But an STD is not a likely cause of this rash. Most rashes like this are due to drug allergy -- which could include an STD drug if you're on treatment. In that case, contact the doctor treating you. Good luck! ...Read more
First I thought it was bed bugs so I bought the mattres cover cause I was itching everywhere and has rash all over my body but it went away. But I still itch in some spot of my body like my arms, wrist, butt, left inner thigh, lower back?
1yr old son has rash all over body, low grade fever, runny nose, not sleeping well/eating was told a virus but the rash getting worse.Why, what cause?Tx?
Last wk my son had strep this wk I came down w red, itchy bumps/rash all over my body. No sore throat or fever, could it be related or other cause?
Probably not.: See a Dr, preferably a dermatologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
May not need anythin: The whole body rash implys a whole body issue.Possibly a simple entero(stomach)virus that ended in a painless flat pinpoint rash as it ended, or consumed a product that resulted in itchy bumps all over. A new shampoo or bath soap/detergent etc could be an issue. For major itching a cool bath or teaspoon of benedryl/25lb might be indicated short term.If no itching do nothing, it will fade on its own. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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