Doctor insights on:
What Is The Best Treatment For Raised Red Skin Lesion Crosses The Midline
Macular amyloidosis confirmed by skin biopsy from the pigmented patch on lower thigh. What is the line of treatment and prognosis .? Can it spread ?
Good prognosis: Macular amyloidosis is a local proliferation on the skin usually on the trunk as you have. It never spreads too much or into the blood. The treatment may be as simple as temovate (clobetasol) ointment twice daily to local cortisone injections, local liquid nitrogen, dermabrasion or laser treatment. ...Read more
Where: Cherry red spot is a term used in the retina after the central retinal artery occlusion. If some one has this the person needs immediate medical attention by both eye doc and internal med doc. The source for emboli could be carotid or cardiac (heart). The person needs echo cardiogram and carotid doppler. ...Read more
What is the recommended treatment for permanent redness and flaky skin around the mouth that turns darker ?
Not enough detail: I am sorry, but your question does not contain enough details to give an answer that would be helpful to you. If you could be more detailed in your description, we might be able to steer you in the proper direction to provide help for you. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Time: If the tiny blood blister is of recent onset and due to trauma, it will likely resolve and disappear with time. If the blood blister has been present for an extended period, it is possible it could represent a hemangioma (abnormal enlarged blood vessel) which should not pose a problem unless it is constantly traumatized and bleeds. Your dentist can advise you or refer you to a specialist. ...Read more
UTI? STD?: Probably an infection, but you don't provide enough information. If you are young (under 30) or at risk, or if any discharge from the penis, then an STD is likely, especially gonorrhea or chlamydia. If older or with prior urinary tract problems (e.g. prostate, recent hospitalization with a catheter), then a non-STD urinary tract infection (UTI) is likely. Don't guess or self treat: get care ASAP. ...Read more
How to best treat an open sore. It's from an IV injection . Its located on my leg/thigh and is about the size of a pea, the open part is.
See ophthalmologist: Corneal scratches are quite painful. They can rarely get infected if the agent causing the scratch was contaminated. However tears are very anti-bacterial which helps. Treatment includes topical moisturizers, a therapeutic contact lens in some cases and anti-pain medication if needed. Uncomplicated scratches develop a new skin in 24 hours typically. If longer, see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
What is the treatment of blue spot on lips at localised area due to minor injury and what s d treatment?
Mucocele: What you described is consistent with a mucocele. Mucus has accumulated in tissue due to injury to a small salivary gland in the lip. It may need to be removed surgically so you should consult a doctor. Consult this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/guide/mucocele-causes-symptoms-and-treatment ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does Pigmented Purpuric Dermatitis which is noticed on the foot spreads all over the body? Please answer the query and help me out..
There is a white patch on the top of the shaft under the glans. Also seems to be indentations (almost akin to cracks) in the same area. What is this?
Annoying!: The fatty collections that form around the eyes in some folks are xanthelasmata. Skin colored "bumps" can be many different things: enlarged/engorged oil glands (chalazia), skin tags and papillomata, sebaceous cysts, etc. All may be skin colored but are from different structures within or beneath the skin. Best to have your eyemd look at any lesion that worries you! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Meds: Many patients do well with over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid preparations. Some patients require topical or oral antibiotics or retinoids as well. If the over the counter meds alone don't control your acne after a month of daily use, see a doctor for additional treatment options. It is important to be persistent, and some patients 'get worse before they get better'. ...Read more
Is there a clear top treatment available for the pain caused by the sciatic nerve in the human body? What is it?
Difficult: resurfacing fractional lasers help reduce the scars but a great result is only 50% improvement, deep chemical peels by a trained MD help as well. Dermadbrasion and possibly the dermapen can reduce the scars to a lesser degree ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Home remedies for raised red skin lesion crosses the midline
- What is the best treatment for raised red skin lesion over the tailbone?
- Raised red rash crosses the midline
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Raised red skin lesion over tailbone
- Remedies for raised red skin lesion over the tailbone
- Raised red skin lesion over the tailbone
- What is the best treatment for raised intracranial pressure?
- Talk to a dermatologist online for free