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Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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Causes of redness in pubic area red rash bit of a burning after showering

Causes of redness in pubic area red rash bit of a burning after showering

This: This sounds like an allergic reaction. Are you using any new soaps, shower gels? Also consider the water, is it possibly to hot, and lastly was the area recently shaved, or waxed, if so this could be the cause. Try switching to a mild soap (i.e. Dove), lower the water temperature, and buy an after shave or after wax cream if applicable, and monitor for improvement.
If none of these things work, see your doctor for an evaluation.
Best of luck. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause "hot spots"? A burning sensations in arms, back, between breasts, under left breast. No rash or redness. Just a feeling of pain.

Can anxiety cause "hot spots"? A burning sensations in arms, back, between breasts, under left breast. No rash or redness. Just a feeling of pain.

Possible: Anxiety can definitely cause physical symptoms in the head, chest, back and arms. But these can also be signs of other serious health conditions so you should see your doctor and have a thorough examination so that you can treated for the correct problem. ...Read more

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What could cause a rash/rednees in the anus not around and little itching on and off every day or other day no pain no burning not intence itching?

What could cause a rash/rednees in the anus not around and little itching on and off every day or other day no pain no burning not intence itching?

Pruritus Ani: Anal itching may be the result of irritating chemicals in some foods, such as those found in spices and hot sauces. Similarly, some foods may directly or indirectly irritate your anus as they exit your colon. Common culprits include chocolate, alcohol, tomatoes and citrus fruits. Consuming certain beverages, including milk or caffeinated drinks. ...Read more

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What causes burning, bright red, itching tops of the hands and feet with no rash?

What causes burning, bright red, itching tops of the hands and feet with no rash?

Dermatitis: Bright red inflammatory itching tops of the feet and hands are consistent with some sort of atopic or allergic reaction to some object or organism. Acute atopic dermatitis is consistent with such symptoms. Try otc Hydrocortisone as a first aid treatment, but it does not subside within 72 hours, seek a dermatologist for a more throrogh examination. ...Read more

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Yesterday & today I keep feeling like my face is hot, as if heat is coming off my face, & is very red. Not a burn, not a rash. What could cause that?

Yesterday & today I keep feeling like my face is hot, as if heat is coming off my face, & is very red. Not a burn, not a rash. What could cause that?

Medicines???: Several of the meds used for treating acne (benzoyl peroxide, and tretinoin) cause the top layers of the skin to peel off. They vary in both concentration and the base they are in (cream, gel, lotion). If it's irritating you enough tell your doc and he'll change the script. ...Read more

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Is there a picture of the skin rash caused by west niles virus? I have 3 round spots that look like cigarette burn and each one has a few extremely small red dots that after 2 weeks have now gotten as big as the original one.

Is there a picture of the skin rash caused by west niles virus? I have 3 round spots that look like cigarette burn and each one has a few extremely small red dots that after 2 weeks have now gotten as big as the original one.

Rash: Your description does not sound like west nile virus. It is difficult to guess based on your description but lyme disease could fit. You need to see an eye doctor as soon as possible for further evaluation and to ensure proper treatment. ...Read more

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My face is covered in a red rash that looks like heat rash or hives. It itches and burns. Do I need to see a doctor?

My face is covered in a red rash that looks like heat rash or hives. It itches and burns. Do I need to see a doctor?

SLE: Could be a malar rash associated with lupus, erysipelas, pellagra or other issue. Would recommend MD evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a weird thing on my butt it looks like it might be a rash or like razor burns after shaving or red pimples right above butt crack, what is it?

Many things: It is common to have yeast infections, reactions to toilet tissues (especially scented or colored), soaps etc. Without seeing it little can be said. We cannot see anything you upload into your profile on the public site. If it persists have it evaluated. ...Read more

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Using an acne pen gave me a very depressed red rash which looks like a skin burn. Its just been a day; what shall I try to cure it?

Using an acne pen gave me a very depressed red rash which looks like a skin burn. Its just been a day; what shall I try to cure it?

Acne pen: You may have had an allergic reaction or simply an intense response. Stop using the pen. Since it is only one day, i'd watch and see how the lesion progresses. If symptomatic, you can use a topical cortisone cream. Best, of course, is to see dr if problem persists or gets worse. ...Read more

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Red itchy rash under breast and groin area it looks like sun burn with bumps. I'm itchy all over but no rash other then those areas. What can this be?

Red itchy rash under breast and groin area it looks like sun burn with bumps. I'm itchy all over but no rash other then those areas. What can this be?

Yeast infection?: If you are overweight, the areas under the breasts, the love handle, and the groin are more susceptible to candida infection. If this applies to you, try to keep these areas dry by using antiperspirant. In the meanwhile try some anti-fungal cream on the areas for a few days. If still not improved after a week, see you doctor. For overweight people, losing some weight should be a long-term goal. ...Read more

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I've had a red, itchy, burning rash on the front of my throat. 6 months or more. It looks like I've been strangled. Thankyou I have used cordizone cream and codliver oil. Nothing really helps. I have seen a dermotologist this summer. She had no idea what

I've had a red, itchy, burning rash on the front of my throat. 6 months or more. It looks like I've been strangled. Thankyou I have used cordizone cream and codliver oil. Nothing really helps. I have seen a dermotologist this summer. She had no idea what

Get second opinion: If the first dermatologist wasn't able to help you then get another opinion. When in doubt certain tests can be performed including a biopsy. Perhaps you are allergic to something like a fragrance or jewelry. Allergy testing can be done. Perhaps it is fungal considering it did not get better with a cortizone (hydrocortisone) cream. Second opinion is often helpful. Good luck. ...Read more

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Could contact dermatitis cause red burning vulva pain, only on labia minors only. There is no rash on outside labia. Thanks?

Could contact dermatitis cause red burning vulva pain, only on labia minors only. There is no rash on outside labia. Thanks?

Yes: Spermacide, new dtergents, etc. Might try some Hydrocortisone cream and topical anesthetic if it's really bothering u and keel an eye out for ulcers or a yeast infection. If a contact dermatitis it is generally a broader location but whatever is occurring it it generally self limited. Good luck. ...Read more

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What cause a burning red rash on the bridge of arms above the armpit, that doesn't spread? As well as pinching sensation in armpit.

What cause a burning red rash on the bridge of arms above the armpit, that doesn't spread? As well as pinching sensation in armpit.

? Both sides: If this is bilateral, it is likely something your skin was exposed to or traumatized by. Send a picture or see your MD to help sort this out. If you are otherwise sick be seen. All the best. ...Read more

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Red rash/burn on ring finger. Touched bi-carb soda & vinegar-could it have attached to my ting & caused a burn on my finger? How would I heal it?

Red rash/burn on ring finger. Touched bi-carb soda & vinegar-could it have attached to my ting & caused a burn on my finger? How would I heal it?

Probable: When you mix an acid (although a weak one) with an alkaline, you get a chemical reaction which can irritate your skin when trapped in your ring. Even vinegar alone can do the job. On the other hand, dish soap can cause irritation as well. ...Read more

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What can cause a sudden face rash with burning sensation? Also have several red spots on my arms.

What can cause a sudden face rash with burning sensation? Also have several red spots on my arms.

Facial rash: Facial rash with burning can be cause by an allergic reaction to something that touched your facial skin, a viral infection like herpes, shingles on the face, photo-drug reaction to a medication you are taking, and other causes, skin diseases like Lupus. You should see your local dermatologist for the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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2 days can feel heat coming from face & face appears red. No acne meds, not sick, no rash, no burn. Just warm feeling & red color. What could cause?

2 days can feel heat coming from face & face appears red. No acne meds, not sick, no rash, no burn. Just warm feeling & red color. What could cause?

Anxiety: Based on the information provided, I would suspect anxiety. Depending on the cause of your anxiety symptoms, your health care provider can provide you with treatment options. ...Read more

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Red, burning rash on cheek, ear and neck after eating chinese food, what is the cause?

Red, burning rash on cheek, ear and neck after eating chinese food, what is the cause?

Chinese rash: Not certain if this rash due to the Chinese food. It could be some sort of atopic dermatitis. As with most rashes they must be looked at by the physician in order to make accurate diagnosis. Please upload pictures of the rash and make an appointment to be seen by a dermatologist here on HealthTap. ...Read more

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Yeast inf. From amoxicillin lastest 2.5 weeks. Also caused burning with urination. Is this normal? Doc. Also tested for herpes b/c red rash present.

Yeast inf. From amoxicillin lastest 2.5 weeks. Also caused burning with urination. Is this normal? Doc. Also tested for herpes b/c red rash present.

Yeast inf. From amox: First, were you treated for yeast infection? If so vaginal cream or Diflucam?
Some women are resistant to normal treatments, and might require extended duration for these medications. Also could be a UTI that keeps irritating the skin.
Another concern is underlying Diabetes, with pts. Taking much longer to rid of infections.
Anemia or immunosuppresion from diseases can affect healing times. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more