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  • I have Wells Syndrome...Or do I?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 22, 2014 05:00 PM

    I had a rash back in April 2014. Small bumps in patches. Not too itchy. Fairly certain that Baby Oil contributed to the start of it. I didn't go to a doctor until 3 weeks later. I was given Prednisone and it went away. About 2 months later I got the same type of rash. This time I waited 3 months...

  • I have been diagnosed with Pyoderma Gangrenosum nearly 5 years ago it was all well till now ,

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 22, 2014 04:55 PM

    I have been diagnosed with Pyoderma Gangrenosum nearly 5 years ago. It was all well until 2 weeks ago, I got the same symptoms again I do not have any other conditions at all what should I do I stay in Chicago, Illinois, and no Dermatologist is taking Medicaid insurance I am very worried plz help...

  • Burning/stinging skin on left buttocks with a few scattered tiny bumps.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 22, 2014 04:16 PM

    For the past week I have had a burning sensation of the skin on my left buttocks. I have noticed a few scattered tiny bumps that look like slightly enlarged hair follicles (almost unnoticeable though). The burning seems to be most persistent at night especially after laying or sitting on my butt...

  • bumps and lesions gritty specks come out

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 21, 2014 09:44 PM

    I have a relentless skin problem, that causes lesions and bumps and welts on my face that produce brown, black and white specks that are grainy.

  • Help! Strange red patches showing up in same places.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 14, 2014 06:26 PM

    Hello, I have a good friend who since his late 30's has had a strange red rash that shows up every time he is stressed, run down or sick, he is now in his early 40's (its been going on for 5 years now). It shows up in the same places usually, His hands and feet become very red, his neck and around...

  • Skin has thickened after injury, knot remains

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 14, 2014 06:37 PM

    6-8 Wks after I fell on my side shin (the inner upper portion of my right ankle) and got an egg size knot/pain (a small amount of cellulitis), the knot remains as large and the skin is now shriveled, darker & thickened, and still somewhat painfull. Does this sound like anything anyone has ever...

  • Question - regular sores on arms

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 6, 2014 05:18 PM

    I am now 52 and about 10 years I developed a pimple sore on my right arm. After it broke or was scratched it healed over with a scare. It would not be a problem for a long time but eventually it would grow a slight scared bump and so I would tend to scratch it off as we have a tendency not to want...

  • I Have Leukoderma. Vitiligo Is Another Name For It. Need Help. The VA is Worthless.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 6, 2014 05:15 PM

    Does Anyone Have This Affliction?

  • Nonitchy, nonpainful red rash/bumps

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions January 29, 2009 04:06 AM

    Okay, so about a month ago I got this small bumpish/raised skin on my right shoulder. Now recently I've noticed it growing bigger in size, as well as other bumps on my torso start. Today I have realized that the bumps on my torso are doing exactly as the one on my shoulder was - growing into more...

  • Uncontollable Itching- Thyroid? Histamines? Share your story.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 11, 2008 08:26 PM

    I have read several older threads here about itching but I wanted to start a new one to see if anyone has similar conditions to what I have and to see if we can uncover a common denominator. My doctor has labeled my itching condition as having too much histamine in my body but, to me, that sounds...

  • Itchy, Tiny Bumps All Over

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 5, 2007 02:47 PM

    It's been going on for a month now. It started on my left arm, just above my wrist as a series of tiny reddish, raised dots. It's very itchy. Within about a week, it spread all over my arms. By about 2 weeks it has spread to my legs and some parts of my body (neck, back, under my breast, on my...

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  • Contagious Itching

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 7, 2007 09:52 AM

    Hello,I've found that recently I have been experiencing an odd itching problem. I seem to itch during the night, especially, rarely during the day, but the main problem seems to be that people around scratch more than normal. I went to a dermatologist about this and he seemed to find no insect and...

  • pinprick red dots, itchy skin, wrongly diagnosed

    littlebitnumb 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 19, 2006 03:46 AM

    I'm a fairly healthy female in my early twenties. I went in to my doctors just yesterday, and I was diagnosed with Eczema. I've looked up eczema several times and my syptoms do not match the diagnosis at all. This all started a month ago when I experienced itchy skin. Everyone get's itchy skin...

  • Skin Pain!!!

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions September 17, 2006 05:32 PM

    Just wondering if anyone else out there has the same skin pain I experience?I do not have it all the time maybe 3 or 4 times a month and it is very painful to the touch and by the touch of clothing to my skin.I have no discoloration or bumps or any other noticable symptoms with this issue.The...

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