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What Type Of Bite Looks Like A Little Hole In Your Skin
Various bugs if itch: Various bugs can leave a tiny, almost invisible, hole in the skin. The bite area should be a bit raised, into a welt. It should be itchy and a little reddened. If there is a tiny hole in the skin with no reaction around it, it may just be a skin pore plugged with a comedone (a clump of old skin cells), which is fairly common and is one of the causes of acne. ...Read more
I have tapping feeling in my left ear like morse code typing and I wake up with pain in the front part of my head in the morning.
Your "morse code" and head pain may be due to eustachian tube and sinus dysfunction due to allergy. If so, Afrin nasal spray at night may help. Also, depression and emotional distress may be due to hypothyroidism.
Allergies also more likely with hypothyroidism. See book, Hypothyroidism, the Unsuspected Illness by Broda Barnes, MD. A little thyroid may help many of your symptoms. ...Read more
I have tapping feeling in my left ear like morse code typing and I wake up with pain in the front part of my head in the mornings.?
Eustachian tube dysf: Try decongestants or a nasal steroid. There is fluid blocking your eustachian tube. ...Read more
Will looking down at your Phone all the time result in forward head posture? I feel my head looks a little bit forward now.
Slouching: Slouching at your computer, desk, or smart phone for prolonged periods can get you in the habit of slouching or walking with round shoulders. This poor posture is something you must avoid as it can become a lifetime habit and presents a negative image to others. ...Read more
Itchy skin all over looks like little bites. I'm not sure what kind but I can't stop scratching them. It's been over a week and keeps increasing daily?
What is wrong with the skin on my friends neck? My friend has what looks like a small circular rash on the side or back of his neck. He has had it for over six months and the little rash is a little bit red or even pink and it is always irritating him, it
It: It sounds like a fungal rash (tinea corporis). Try an over the counter anti-fungal cream; Clotrimazole twice a day is a good choice. If there is no improvenment in 1-2 weeks then Hydrocortisone up to four times a day may work if it is a dermatitis or an eczematous rash. If that does not work encourage your friend to see a doctor. ...Read more
If you have a TB skin test and it turns a little red and looks like a bug bite is this a positive or negative test?
Depends: On the size of the swelling or induration. This is why they need to be seen and read 48 hours after being placed. ...Read more
What is the bump on the inside of my upper thigh, pretty high up, under the skin? Doesn't hurt, now a small bump (looks like a bite) above the skin.
A bump on the: Skin could be benign or worrisome. Sounds like your bump is resolving on its own. Observe for now. Take pictures to see the progress of the " bump". If getting bigger, red, tender, pussy and febrile- you will need to see your doctor for treatment. ...Read more
My daughter was bit by a spider? Since it looks like two small spots. It's been a couple days. Redness isn't spreading. Skin is a little harder. ER?
A week ago I noticed what I thought was a small boil on my leg but now is really big, Red, hard to touch. No head. Looks like a bite. What should I Do?
I have chicken type skin its like small small red, brown color, dot dots in my upperarms n thigh. Looks ugly n I think its hereditary. Give me solution?
Little itching everywhere, sometimes looks like little bite marks, redness of the skin in arms, itching is worse in the sun, what could it be?
Is it normal for a fungal skin infection to first show up in small (bug bite looking) bumps before getting bigger and more ring-like appearance??
Fungus: Yes that appearances normal trying to catch it right away as early treatment gives quicker healing ...Read more
I have a bite on the back of my knee that has been there for a week. It has a small bump that looks like a mosquito bite but the skin is red around it?
Likely infection: An insect bite that is red is likely infected which commonly happens because the skin now had an opening to the outside world. This is called cellulitis. Antibiotic ointment on it twice a day and keeping it clean can help it heal, and seeing a doctor if it gets more painful, redder, or swollen. ...Read more
I've had reoccurring little welt on my shoulder. Looks like a bug bite. But comes and goes. It's itchy but has no center or flaky skin. No redness either. Just a itchy welt?
Itchy spot: Could be many things as need a picture perhaps. Best to get examination. Could be eczema for a an example ...Read more
I found a small bump inside my vagina. It's not a bump, looks more like a pink skin tag and it moves but burns a little bit. No pain/itch no odor?
This maybe a papilloma which is a viral venereal wart. Have yourself examined now.
Could also be a benign inflammatory mucus membrane granuloma. See your pcp or ob-gyn doc. Don't mess around with this. ...Read more
Body itching all over. Started on hands & feet. Now all over. Have little skin colored looks like little mosquito bites coming up. What could it be?
Allergy/reaction: Such a skin reaction can be related to taking a new medication, using a new soap, or other allergy. A bacterial infection is possible but less likely. Best to seek professional help with your primary physician or dermatologist. ...Read more
Just under penis head/on shaft, looks like a small water blister the skin tears a bit not bleeding, neg herpes test, treated for balanitis w/no change?
Doubt herpes or STD: It's impossible to guess about the cause of this, but I agree this doesn't sound like herpes or any other STD. The large majority of genital skin problems aren't STDs. The doctor or clinic treating your balanitis is by far in the best position to figure this out and give reliable advice. Good luck with it. ...Read more
I have what looks like a small wart/pimple on the inside of my eyelid, its the same size as that thin line of skin below the eyelashes. Itches a bit.
What does a brown recluse spider bite look like I have a bite on index finger and the skin is coming off. It burns and itches, has little ant bite type bumps
A: A brown recluse bite can have different appearances. There can be almost no signs of the bite or there can be a dark escar (scab) with surrounding white tissue (that is dead). In some cases the brown recluse's bite can be necrotoxic and cause very severe damage. It can large amounts of skin to die and can eat into the muscle as well. This type of reaction is usually associated with fever, muscle and joint pain and feeling very ill. I can not diagnose the cause of your symptoms. Brown recluses are actually very little and non-descript looking. If your skin is sloughing off your finger - do recommend that this be medically evaluated. ...Read more
Pink spots on my skin mostly on right leg some on chest and back they appear like a small acne and then grow to maybe 1 4 or 5 mm looks like dead skin but reddish brownish they are not itchy but some of them are a little bit itchy I used anti fungal and c
What should I do about an infected mosquito bite? My duaghter has had a misquito bite for a few days and today I noticed that it seems more large and the skin around it looks a little yellowish an feels a little hard, and if you look really close it looks
Big toe is a little red, peeling a bit/dry skin and a little swollen also nail looks to be cracking a bit? What to do and what is wrong?
My 7m old babies both eyes looks mild red in color&skin surrounding eyelid is little bit swollen from morning. It is on and off. What reasons? Is it worr
Allergic reaction: Your baby may be having allergy to something like linen, blanket which is causing the swelling and redness of eyelids of both eyes. Talk to your doctor and get the baby checked up / treated. ...Read more
Hi my son have club foot he is under going to treatment since 3 years now he is walking pretty well. Just trying to understand Is there will be any side effects in future which I should monitor Currently I noticed his upper ear head looks little bit hig
Yes: Yes, he should be monitored regularly for any sign of recurrence. There are also sometimes associated conditions as well for which his pediatrician or an orthopedist can screen him for. ...Read more
I have this hole in the bottom of my foot. It is very small but clearly a whole. It is tender when I touch it and looks like a little pin head. Help!
Plantar wart: This is a wart. A plantar wart. ...Read more
I have like white skin in my mouth? I don't know what it is. Looks like I bit it to hard or something
Leukoplakia?: You should start by seen a primary care provider for an exam. I would do this soon, especially if you chew tobacco. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I have a small bump on the top of my head that has been there for years now. It looks like a bunch of tiny balls clustered together. What is it?
See Dermatologist: You should see a board certified dermatologist. Let him/her examine you and treat you. ...Read more
Yesterday head started hurting and then I started feeling skin on my face and it felt a little bit looser then normal and it's still like this am I ok
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- Hole looks like cervix
- Skin rash that looks like bug bites
- What kind of bug bite looks like a pimple?
- Looks like a mosquito bite
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