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  • I have a huge lump

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 7, 2017 08:48 PM

    have a lump on my vagina the size of 2 or maybe even 3 quarters on my vagina/upper thigh. I've had this lump for over a week now and and it's been causing me pain. I can't walk (I limp everywhere), I can't stand up in the shower without collapsing, I can't sit up to eat (I have to put my leg up a...

  • Sore painful lump purple spot on bikini crease near hip. Almost feels blistered and raw. Purple

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 7, 2017 08:54 PM

    2 days ago I had a burning sore almost raw feeling in upper thigh near hip just under bikini crease. Extremly sensitive hurts to walk up stairs or to change sleep position. Was red now purple and bigger. Around the area is all red and hot to touch. It has like a 2x4cm firmness almost like a lump....

  • Painful bump on thigh...MRSA, cellulitus,spider bite or what?!

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 8, 2017 02:40 PM

    I noticed a white perfectly round raised area that resembled a cigarette burn on my thigh. It burns has red area around it. Tried draining methods like heat...applied blue star ointment and round area is crusted but seems like it is deeper and more painful 4 days later. The diameter of the now...

  • Scabs all over my back that started as little blisters a few years ago

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 8, 2017 05:48 PM

    Started off with small blisters went to doctors said they were some sort of wart went back to go as they were itchy and spread g was told back would need scraping and would be done on the NHS now my backs covered in itchy scabs that bleed they come up on my arms and legs now looking like cigarette...

  • Yes, I have a skin condition,looks like cigarette burns, not blisters! Pick and they bleed bad!!!

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions January 17, 2017 10:38 PM

    I have a outbreak of this every time I get under a lot of stress. 6 yrs ago, my husband passed away, I lost my business, got robbed!! Broke out then, now I am broke out in little sores, very small,but if I pick they bleed!! Under a lot of stress. My daughter in law just passed away at 55 years old,...

  • Shiny dark fibers coming out of my lips and hard glass shards bursting out of my body. Help me ?

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions June 29, 2016 04:21 PM

    Hi I have been getting these hard bumps that are not like zits more like cysts under my skin and when they burst through of my skin, leaving holes, they are like shards of glass, and some look almost like bone. I was first told they were calcium deposits. Also now I have shiny dark hair like fibers...

  • My wife has blisters that pop up on the front part of her body. These blisters pop and burn.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions May 20, 2014 09:41 PM

    These blisters pop up and will burst. The liquid burns. The spot also hurts after. We have been to several doctors and no clear answers yet. Please help. The top picture is after it popped. She does put duodenum on them and helps them to clear. They come back and leave spots on her skin. Hope these...

  • Extremely itchy, bumpy, red rash on forehead developing every night.

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions February 10, 2014 06:03 PM

    I am an overall healthy female, 19 years old. I eat a healthy diet, get exercise everyday and drink plenty of water. I have had eczema and skin problems my entire life. Sometimes my skin will go months staying clear and healthy seeming, but my eczema always shows up again and always seems to change...

  • Systemic candida? Dr failed to diagnose and treat having me on resistant antifungal . HELP

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions January 30, 2014 12:01 AM

    I had oral thrush early August with fever. She failed to swab and check anti fungal sensetivity and on resistant anti fungal ever since despite me telling her I was getting worse and med not working. Now according to a genetic dr, cdc and health dept, I'm now in a life threatening situation. Seen...

  • Itchy red bumps in crotch area.

    Zarakoa 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 6, 2012 10:56 PM

    I haven't gone to the doctor because quite honestly, I don't want to have to tell my nosy parents why I'm going. And as pathetic as this sounds my mom is the kind of person who will jump straight to the conclusion that it's an STD and tell everyone in the family.Here are some...

  • Small red/pink ITCHY & dense bumps all over body Worse at night & sometimes it burns

    MissAcoustic 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions February 17, 2012 02:08 AM

    Hello everyone! I am looking for some help.. I'm sure many others are, too. I have visited different forums and have yet to find an answer... So now I am making my own thread hoping to help myself and others who are in need. Ok. I have, as in the title, small red/pink dense and very itchy bumps (...

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  • Skin pain

    LuvPugB 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions February 20, 2011 03:54 PM

    I had major abdominal surgery in dec 2010 and have a spot to the side of my belly that is very sensitive and burns. I don't see anything, but even my clothes touching it hurts. By the end of the day I cannot even stand up straight, it burns so bad, my skin and something deeper in. It is getting...

  • vickie allen

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 1, 2010 07:00 PM

    i have a sore that appeared on my upper arm about 3 wks ago. it started out small but now is about the size of a penny. it itches and when i put anit-bacterial medicine on it , it burns. seems to be getting larger and i am not sure where it is coming from. could you help me? thanks

  • Itchy non-dry skin...PLEASE HELP!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions September 1, 2010 12:25 AM

    For about a month now I have been itching pretty much all over. I thought it might be an allergic reaction so I switched detergent, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, what I use to wash my body, bedding, washed all clothing, etc. Nothing. Checked for bed bugs, nope. My itch is usually the worst when...

  • Neck Rash

    Hydrographer1 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions July 5, 2010 04:35 PM

    I have had a rash on my neck for at least a month. It seems that I first noticed it after I had shaved too close to the skin using an electric shaver. I have been applying an aloe vera lotion meant for sunburns, to my neck daily. However, my neck remains itchy. My neck remains dry & flaky even...

  • Skin hypersensitive/hurts/burns after MRI - Electromagnetic hypersensitivity

    Anonymous 16 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions February 28, 2010 01:54 PM

    HelloMy name is joao and I’m 35 years old and healthy until now.I did a MRI (magnetic ressonance – 3 T) exam to my cervical, without contrast. After this exam, I went to bed and woke up in the middle of the night with a burning sensation all over my back. I looked in the mirror and my back and...

  • Irittated skin on hands

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions February 19, 2010 05:00 AM

    I have had this wierd skin irittation on my hands for about 6 mths now, it comes and goes. Its redish on my nuckles,hand and fingers (though not all the way to my nails) Its real dry somtimes cracking and bleeding in places and it burns. It looks like i held my hand in a fire and nothings helps....

  • Wrinkly, burning, red, swollen eyelids on ONE eye

    Anonymous 16 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions December 24, 2009 06:48 PM

    There are 5 important points that I want you to pay attention to:1) the rash is ONLY affecting ONE eye. This is weird. Usually allergies affect both eyes.2) It's WRINKLY. The wrinkledness is NOT from scratching or contact; I've been careful not to touch or rub my eyelids.3) The small region of...

  • Itchy, Mucusy Discharge coming from skin?

    EntheogenicMonk 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 4, 2009 06:08 PM

    I've had this for awhile, and I'm not quite sure what it is... I'm overweight by about 30 lbs. However, I'm not unhealthy. My BP is good, as well as my sugar levels, and everything. I'm in good health. However, I have this mucusy discharge that comes from my navel, and under my stomach (I have a...

  • Skin on Face Dry, Tight, Flaky.

    sjake1818 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions May 21, 2009 12:08 PM

    For the past week or so I've noticed a problem with the skin on my face. It seems to be really tight, it seems dry. Areas around my eyes slightly burn. I haven't been out in the sun so its not a sunburn. The skin seems flakey. When I put lotion on it, it burns. Anybody have any ideas about what...