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White Bumpy Rash On Legs
I have spotty rashes (dots) on the back of both of my legs, between my ankle and my calf. It is not itchy or bumpy. Any ideas?
See your MD: Rashes are difficult to assess without visualizing the affected area. You should see your physician or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Hello I'm Daisy I have been suffering from Rashes for 2 weeks, I Have numerous rashes from arms, fingers, legs, back and even my neck. They are red very bumpy and hard some of them are very huge Red and purple, like a bruise. Some of rashes feel like they
RASHES TWO WEEKS?:
DO THESE RASHES ITCH?
HAVE YOU STARTED ANY NEW MEDICATIONS RECENTLY?
PLEASE SEE YOUR GENERAL DOCTOR AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
GOOD LUCK ...Read more
I got a sudden hot rash on face and spread to legs with red bumpy rash on legs. I ate a lot of uric acid today. Could that be the cause?
My 10 year old son has a small bumpy red rash on his outer leg that has spread a small amount over the last couple days and oozes clear?
Insect Bite Allergy:
Most probably it is insect bite with cutaneous allergic response. He might have scratched it which is causing oozing. Keep the area clean, give some anti itch medicine / cream.
Make sure, it is not tick bite with spreading red rash, changing places. Then he will need evaluation by his pediatrician. ...Read more
Needs to be checked: We can not help you unfortunately as we need more information about the history of rash and it needs to be looked at with naked eye to determine what it may be, you should have it checked with your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have a bad cut on my leg for a few weeks that I think might be infected. It has a red bumpy rash around it and it produces discharge.
Shaving?: Are you shaving your legs? Shaving can irritate the hair follicles and cause a bumpy rash. If there is any pus in the bumps it could be a skin infection called folliculitis. Folliculitis needs antibiotics, if it just irritation from shaving, you might want to try a different product and shaving less often. I hope this helps. ...Read more
Been diagnosed with pityriasis rosea how long do symtoms last? I also have a bumpy hard rash on legs that doesn't itch what could this be?
How old are you?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, & we expect it of you! List any meds you take, & any chronic medical problems, too. ...Read more
My 6 year old son has an itchy bumpy rash on his ankles and bottom of his legs - what should I do?
I am experiencing skin rash (quality: bumpy). I have plantar warts all over my right leg how do I treat them?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. There may be more than one issue. It would be prudent to see your doctor.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
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I have derm appt - but in mean time I have red bumpy ITCHY rash on part of lower right leg. It's now started on left. What could this be?!
Could be minor...: Dermatology is all about appearance. I am guessing it is an erythematous papule ("red bumpy"), which honestly could be an insect bite, or contact dermatitis, both of which are common. However you mention pregnancy; there is a condition called PUPPP: Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, which are terribly itchy red bumps! See what the dermatologist thinks! ...Read more
Is it normal to feel inguinal lymph nodes in thin 2 yo? Also he has a red bumpy rash in the crease of leg that extends a little down the leg. Ideas?
Rash: The rash in the crease of his leg is eczema. Theinguinal nodes are present because of low grade infection from scratchingeczema. ...Read more
I am 37 and have had dyshidrotic and regular eczema since I was 18. But I suddenly broke out in a red bumpy rash around my torso and tops of my legs.
Eczema: With a history of eczema, you are more likely to get eczema anywhere. Moisturize heavily in the affected areas. Cortisone creams for red or itchy areas. ...Read more
Hi My son has a bad rash, it is red and raised. His skin feels rough and bumpy. Started on his neck then spread to his back arms are legs. He wears baltic amber beads and when my wife took it off the rash calms down but does not go away. Suggest?
My 2 yo has a cough and low grade fever. I jnoticed he has a bumpy skin colored rash on his chest and legs. I've been using vic's on chest. Related?
VIRAL INFECTION: Most probably viral upper respiratory infection, lasts 3-5 days, maximum 7 days. Rash may be related to this....., or be from vic's itself. If you suspect vic's then don't use any more. Remember, anything can give an allergic reaction depending on the sensitivity of the individual to different allergen. .. Even water; e.g. Cold water can give rise to 'urticarial rash' to the susceptible person. ...Read more
I have a rash in between my legs where my vagina is, like in the folds of my legs and it's doesn't itch, it just burns and hurts when I'm wearing underwear it's red and has red dots like bumps but aren't bumpy just little red spots?
Bumpy, not very red, not hugely itchy rash on both legs inside knees down to ankle area. Recently have spent some time walking around in tall grass.
I have a rash on my hands, arms, and legs. It's flat and bumpy/extremely itchy. It started on my right hand and has spread everywhere I said.
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
What is it? I have skin rash (quality: itchy, bumpy), enlarged lymph nodes. Sore on my leg that began itching as it healed, itchy rash all over body
Had radiofrequency ablation to both legs for varicose veins. The stuff they used to sanitize my legs caused a itchy, red, bumpy, rash. Any ideas?
My 11 year old has scattered severe bruising all over her legs, ringing in her ears, dizziness, headaches and a red bumpy rash? Chance of leukemia?
Needs to be tested: I would have a CBC (complete blood count) performed today. The bruising makes me think about low platelets. This can happen in leukemia, but is also common in post-infectious situations like itp. Her headaches and ringing in her ears could be viral infection, or even bacterial infection. However, headaches can be seen with anemia. A simple blood test will be very helpful. Good luck. ...Read more
I am experiencing skin sores, itchy rash (severity: severe) (quality: severe itching) (side: scalp), rash in armpit (quality: pustules or pimples), itch, leg numbness and skin rash (quality: itchiness, blisters, crusty, bumpy, red or bluish purple, fla
Sore/ itchy rash: May be eczema, psoriasis which could respond to steroids but may need stronger treatment if diffuse, folliculitis for which mupirocin topical and bactrim oral if not allergic would help, or autoimmune process. Or food intolerence- gluten, milk. Would follow up with dermatologist ...Read more
Lots of rash causes:
your question is pretty broad. It would be helpful to know if the rash begins in the groin or is midway down inner thighs. It is also helpful to know if the rash is warm and tender. The most common causes of a rash where skin might rub against itself is irritation. For an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan please see a general practitioner or dermatologist. ...Read more
I have bite mark rashes on my legs, they've been there for two months. Can you help me identify them?
I've rashes especially on butt n my legs since a year ago. I've applied different medicine since then but none works. What could this be?
Groin Rash: The area between the buttocks and the upper inner thighs, is warm and prone to friction rubbing. It is a common place for a fungal infection, called dermatophytes, and also yeast infections. Other kinds of rashes can also affect these areas, like psoriasis, and dermatitis. A year is a long time, and so it may be best to see a skin doctor, who can make the diagnosis and prescribe the right medicines. ...Read more
Hello I hv cellulitics on left leg. All rashes has been gone but swelling... swelling is till there & it almost one month m suffering from it.?
Chronic lymphedema: Your lymphatic system that drains fluids from various body parts was likely inflamed during the cellulitis. The resulting leg swelling can take months to years to forever to completely resolve. Use compression hose, elevate leg as much as possible above level of heart and consider use of a compression machine or massage to reduce the fluid burden. Consult with a vascular surgeon may be helpful. ...Read more
See a doc: You need a physical examintion and evalution. Talk to your PCP ...Read more
Usually won't matter: Recurrent rashes on the arms and legs of babies are often eczema, which appears as reddened, rough, dry skin areas. On severe eczema areas, the skin will get tiny cracks that ooze moisture. Changing the laundry detergent usually doesn't make a difference in the rash, but parents can try using no detergent for 2-3 weeks and see if the rash resolves (just wash the laundry with hot or warm water). ...Read more
I've been having some red rashes accompanied by a greenish color on my leg for about a week, and I think it's spreading.
Have it checked: This could be a number of things and hard to know what it is without looking at it. Most commonly, this could be reaction to something (like an allergy) or infection that may need to be treated. I suggest you see your doctor soon to have it checked out properly. ...Read more
Unusual rashes on leg? It's itchy and little swelled. It's in two places and I'm also itchy other places (back, etc) what is it?
Need to be seen: Any rash that is widespread or increasing, especially if there is also joint pain or swelling, needs to be evaluated by a provider to rule out dangerous conditions. Good luck! ...Read more
I have red rashes on my leg. I feel like it's increasing. But I am not sure if it's bed bugs or somethings else. I don't have rashes anywhere else.
Please set up an appointment to see a skin specialist.
Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. ...Read more