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Red itchy bumps under clavicle. On scratching itching get worse, bumps more pronounced. No relief with medicines. Remedy?

I have red itchy bumps just under my clavicle on my left side. During the day when I am moving around they do not itch much but when I sit down to the computer and work the mouse with my right hand that area on the left side just under the clavicle starts to itch madly. If I scratch the itching seems to get worse and the bumps become more pronounced. I use an over the counter antihistamine anti itch spray and that helps temporarily but does not stop the itchiness completely. Some positions such as being on my hands and knees cause a feeling of parathesia in the collarbone area plus down one or both of my arms all the way to the top of my thumb area. This has been going on for more than a year. At first it showed up as itchy bumps along the top of my shoulder blade but slowly shifted to it s current position of just below my left clavicle. I have no pain in the area nor in my neck only occasional parathesia (tingling almost numb sensation) down one or both arms and the chronic itchy red bumps .
Asked On : Mon, 21 May 2012
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Hi chron ic itchy red bumps over any part of the body is called chronic idiopathic urticaria.first rule out any allergies like food.insect bites or dyes.then use of atarax 25 mg at night.elina in the morning and wysolone 30 mg tapering to 10 mg within one fortnight and application of calora lotion twice daily and use of deworming agent can cure the condition
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