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What Is Thickened Red Skin On Butt Crack
Pale white skin in-between toes, appears to have a hole on it. looks deep (Crack on skin?) , no pain. Very itchy!!
Why the skin of my anus is irritated itchy, and the anus skin is cut, open , pealed skin, broken little spots about 2or 3 months, is frustrating?
Wiping tips: You may be too vigorous in wiping your anal area after a bm and causing irritation. Just wipe a few times with soft toilet paper, then use balneol cream for more wiping. After that use warm water compresses for final cleaning. Then pat the anal area dry. If there is a lot of itching you could apply some Hydrocortisone cream or ointment daily until all heals. See your md as needed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have on my butt from the crack to my inner thighs its itchy dry n it looks like stretch marks where the rash is located is it herpes?
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Large patch of dry rough skin on my inner thigh, the color is the same as my normal skin. Mildly itchy. Not scaly. Just rough. Is it a form of eczema?
Agree with Armstrong: I concur with dr. Armstrong. Please see his original post. We have some very good dermatologists in the las vegas valley. Should you need assistance, please give my office a call and we would be pleased to provide a suitable dermatologic referral. My profile contains my office listing and telephone number. Respectfully submitted, john minoli. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very painful spot on my foot the skin is dry/cracked at the spot and it looks black underneath the skin what is this?
My hands and feet have the red scaly itchy peeling skin. Looks like the palm on the web site. What is that ?
Tiny "chunks" of skin missing on vulvar vestibule area. teeny red( same as skin) dots on it too. no itching, or pain. what is it??
See a doctor: Without actually examining you it's hard to say exactly what it is, but the symptoms you are describing sound concerning for an infection. If that is the case, it is contagious and it needs to be treated soon. Make an appointment with your doctor or go to urgent care to be evaluated. ...Read more
My skin is red on my face, neck, elbows, and buttocks. The red areas burn. This only happens periodically. What could cause this?
Worth a doc visit: Having parts of your body turn red and burn suggests a problem that should be explored. It can be due to blood vessels dilating, or being irritated. Several conditions have skin flushing as a sign, and burning as a symptom, such as lupus, vasculitis, myositis (irritation of muscles), infection etc. Some medications can cause flushing such as niacin, and alcohol can do it as well. Best to be seen. ...Read more
I have a dry white/red itchy flaky patch on my nose. Looks like a patch of stripped skin, and the normal brown skin around it is flaking. What is it?
Picture=1000 words: Without a seasoned doctor taking a look or picture of the lesion, it is hard to say what it is or could be. A lot depends on answers to questions he/she may pose: were u out in the sun a lot (even in winter)? Do u use any chemical /cosmetics? Any medical problems that run in ur family? Any other signs/symptoms (weight loss, etc.)? It could be benign (psoriasis, seborrhea) or it could be ominous. ...Read more
A tiny (1mm) pink bump (my skin is fair) is on outer labia where hair grown. What is it? Is it just common wart?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Help the tip of my penis is red and the skin looks like its peeling and its shiny skin what is this?
Fungal infection: Swelling and redness of the tip of the penis is called balanitis and in uncircumcized males, phimois. This is usually caused by low grade fungal infections and will respond well to precsription antifungal-cortisone creams. Avoid tight fitting undergarments, use only cotton and have your private doctor phone in rx for treatment. This condition requires visulaization and careful hand washing. ...Read more
Is it normal to have little white bumps on your labia minora ( on lips of vagna) when you stretch the skin out, it looks like chicken skin.
Yes: These apocrine glands , in charge of lubrication and secreting sebum to protect the skin. ...Read more
What does flaking skin near vagina mean? Skin is red. Some places bleeding. Between the vagina and butt area.
Dry skin?: Tough to say based on your description. However, it is an opportunity to go to your doctor to get an exam and the US Preventative Services Taskforce recommends screening asymptomatic women under 25 for certain STDs. The area between your vagina and your anus is called the perineal body. You may have dry skin,fungal infection, or folliculitis in your perineum. Good luck. ...Read more
Small papule that is skin coloured on the side of nose grows back when scratched and bleeds. What could this be? Skin cancer?
Iam 57 and have small bumps on the side of my vagina lips and dry skin on the lips them self. What is this? It is very itchy.
Need to see it: It's not possible to make a diagnosis without seeing what the bumps look like. You can ask for a private conversation and post a photo if you like. ...Read more