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What causes blisters on the mouth?

What causes blisters on the mouth?

Many things: true blisters can be from trauma, viruses, oral medications. It is useful to keep track of what things might trigger the blisters or perhaps see your dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis ...Read more

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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more


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What cause blisters on the feet?

What cause blisters on the feet?

Blisters: Many things can cause blisters on the feet. Shoewear friction or irritation. Exposure to extreme temperatures. Excessive swelling. Swelling after breaking a bone (fracture blisters). I would recommend evaluation by a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Can an infection inside the body cause rash of blisters on the skin?

Can an infection inside the body cause rash of blisters on the skin?

Possibly: It can happen but is not common. There are blistering allergic conditions called bulbous disease. These require systemiic, internal medications to control. ...Read more

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What causes water blisters on the lower legs?

What causes water blisters on the lower legs?

Many causes.: Clear blisters can be due to a reaction to a cream, soap, detergent, or lotion. Also, swelling of the legs can be so severe from sunburn or congestive heart failure or poor circulation that blisters can develop. There are other causes as well. To determine which is the case for you, see a doc. ...Read more

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What causes itching on the arms?

What causes itching on the arms?

Itchy arms: Causes of itchy arms includes dry skin, skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, scabies, nerve disorders, irritation from wool, chemicals, soaps and other substances, allergic reactions, medications but they usually cause widespread itching. Treatment depends on the cause of the itching. ...Read more

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What causes rashes on the laps?

What causes rashes on the laps?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that can be itchy. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What causes a rash on the palms of your hands?

What causes a rash on the palms of your hands?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What causes the folds of the body to itch?

What causes the folds of the body to itch?

Usually fungus: It's usually fungus. Keep the folds clean and dry. If it gets damp or sweaty, try using a powder for that like Gold Bond. If you develop a fungal infection there (red, itchy, may have blisters), see your doctor for a fungal cream. ...Read more

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What are the causes of big pimples on my body that hurt?

What are the causes of big pimples on my body that hurt?

Acne?: If this is nodulocystic acne on your trunk, you're going to need to get with a dermatologist for Isotretinoin treatment before you end up mutilated. If it is not, a dermatology consult is indicated in any case to rule out such entities as dermatitis herpetiformis or dozens of others. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What could cause rashes on the forehead of the toddler?

What could cause rashes on the forehead of the toddler?

Umm, hard to say.: Skin rashes are most difficult to diagnose without actually examining them. Where is it? Is it crusted? Is it spreading rapidly? Are there satellite lesions? What creams have you already tried? Heat and irritant rashes are common. Perhaps it would be wiser to have your pediatrician or dermatologist examine this. Then specific treatment and preventive measures could be discussed with more accuracy. ...Read more

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My question is what causes rash on the breast and all part of the body?

My question is what causes rash on the breast and all part of the body?

This overall: Body rash needs to be medically evaluated to make a diagnosis. Consider seeing your dermatologist. ...Read more

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What causes rashes on the bottom of feet and middle of hands?

What causes rashes on the bottom of feet and middle of hands?

Send picture: A better description will be needed. Attach a picture if possible. There are many potential causes of skin rash which doesn't mean much without more details. ...Read more

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What causes blotches on the arms?

What causes blotches on the arms?

Many possibilities!: There are hundreds of kinds of skin diseases which can produce blotches on the arm. Many kinds of contact can produce irritation (poison ivy, insect bites and stings, etc.) if there are no symptoms that go along with these blotches on the skin they are probably a normal variant and have no significance. ...Read more

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What causes water blisters to form on the legs and feet?

This could be a skin: condition known as bullous pemphigoid but there are many other possibilities, so you really need to see a dermatologist for probable biopsy to determine where the blister is for diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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What causes bumps on the areola?

What causes bumps on the areola?

Normal: There are two types of bumps. The areola has many small glands that produce lubricating secretions for the nipple. These glands get larger as we age, and become more obvious. Also there are erectile muscles beneath the skin of the areola that can can make the areola "bunch up" when it is cold or stimulated. ...Read more

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What are the causes of a rash on your stomach?

What are the causes of a rash on your stomach?

Rash: Any rash is best evaluated in person by a qualified physician since visualizing the rash is essential to provide accurate diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What could cause red bumps on the back of the hand?

What could cause red bumps on the back of the hand?

Dermatitis: It may be some forms of dermatitis when you are in contact with in your environment.It is not possible to tell you at this time.You need to see doctor for better evaluartion on your question. ...Read more