Top 20 Doctor insights on: What does red dots on my arm mean

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I have 2 red dots on my arm what does that mean?

I have 2 red dots on my arm what does that mean?

Don't know: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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What to do if I have small red dots on my arm?

What to do if I have small red dots on my arm?

That depends....: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more

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Which are the small super tiny red dots on my arm?

Which are the small super tiny red dots on my arm?

Dots: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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I have tiny red dots on my arm, how can I treat this?

I have tiny red dots on my arm, how can I treat this?

Can't say: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more

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Baby has weird, tiny red dots on a part of her arm. What could it be?

Baby has weird, tiny red dots on a part of her arm. What could it be?

Show her provider: Red dots on an arm can be a variety of things--depending on how long it has been there, size, if they are raised, flat, or in areas of friction. Had some that were a sibling's art work with pen! You may want to ask about it at her next checkup. A picture may be worth a thousand words--but seeing and feeling a skin finding in person is worth about ten thousand when it comes to diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why do I have a red dot in my arm? Out of nowhere it came out im worry

More information: Give more information and description. See a doctor for evaluation and treatment ...Read more

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I noticed a red dot on my arm two days ago. A day later it turned into a red circle (but not itchy at all) I wanted to see if it was a bug bite?

I noticed a red dot on my arm two days ago. A day later it turned into a red circle (but not itchy at all) I wanted to see if it was a bug bite?

Lyme disease: While it is not possible for me to understand all of your question due to the typos, you could have Lyme disease. I would either see an infectious disease doctor or a general dermatologist. This may be a very bad tick season ...Read more

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I woke up this morning with tiny red dots on the inside of my arm were my arm creases, There not itchy and can't feel them, don't know what it is?

I woke up this morning with tiny red dots on the inside of my arm were my arm creases, There not itchy and can't feel them, don't know what it is?

These sound: Like "petechiae" little hemorrhages due to PRESSURE!

Ask question again and if possible attach a photo

BTW Vitamin C may help prevent these tiny vessels from breaking!

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Small red circular dots on arms?

Small red circular dots on arms?

Lesions: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more

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Small red pinpoint sized dots on arms and hands, only abiut 5?

Small red pinpoint sized dots on arms and hands, only abiut 5?

Red dots: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more

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I have little red dots on my arms is it something I should worry about?

I have little red dots on my arms is it something I should worry about?

It is hard to tell: Your skin condition without seeing it. It could be anything - inflamed hair follicle, bug bite, blood disorder, eczema etc. Only your dr can give u an accurate dx. ...Read more

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I have this bites in the middle of my arms red dots now they are dark?

I have this bites in the middle of my arms red dots now they are dark?

Post inflammatory: Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation is a common and normal response during the healing process. When traumatized skin heals, redness, followed by dark discoloration often occurs. With time, the site will usually resume normal coloration to match the surrounding skin. ...Read more