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Why Am I Breaking Out In A Mildly Itchy Rash On My Wrist
Rash: It is possible that you have developed an allergy to something. A good review of anything that may be coming into contact with the involved area may help you determine if allergy is likely. Otherwise having a dermatologist evaluate the rash would help you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have had an itchy rash on my inner wrist for three months? What is it and how can I treat it? It first looked like a bug bite but its developed.
Started breaking out in itchy rash 6 weeks ago. Been to doctor. Don't know what it is. Had biopsy. Help?
More info?: It would help to know the results of your biopsy in order to determine etiology and better guide treatment. Itchy rash could be due to various causes including poorly controlled eczema, chronic urticaria (hives), contact dermatitis, etc. Treatment with corticosteroid ointments usually help improve most rashes, if severe sometimes oral prednisone is required. Talk to doctor for more detail. ...Read more
Increase in vaginal discharge and strong odor. Also breaking out in itchy rash all over body but mInly in thigh area?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. If you do not have a personal physician, please seek care at your city of count health department. ...Read more
Poison ivy?: Itchy rash with blisters, on back of hands and wrist could be from a few conditions. I would think about poison ivy first, and the hand and wrist could be the area of contact. Scabies is another condition to be thought of. Any contact allergy can present with this also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Real bad itchy rash on arm by wrist. Thats spreading n I itched them so bad they r open n pus comes out. N they be burning. Itch bad. Help swell a lil?
Benadryl (diphenhydramine) & see a doc: If the rash is bad, and especially if there is pus coming out, you should be seen by a doctor as soon as possible. In the meantime, otc Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (25-50mg every 4-6hrs for an adult) can relieve itching and swelling, but may make you feel sleepy, so be careful driving, etc. ...Read more
I had surgery on my left wrist on the 11th. The orange stuff they used caused a very itchy rash and I told them I was allergic to betadine. Any ideas?
? iodide allergy: It sounds like a possible allergy to iodides (iodine-containing substances). If there is a rash in areas which were coated by the "orange stuff", that represents a "contact dermatitis". Contact the surgeon to confirm it was an iodinated substance, and note for the future your iodine allergy. ...Read more