Scalp, behind ear itchy, red, swollen. No relief with benadryl, hydrocortisone cream. Cure?
Two days ago my scalp started to itch at the back of my neck.Now I lhave a rash extendine from the top of my left ear down behind my earwhich is red and itchy and swollen .Feels like I have a lump behind my left ear.Not to mention bumps that are swelling up in my scalp.Tried benadryl , hydrocortisone cream . The itching is driveing me crazy.
Hi, My daughter has a rash under her arm and over part of her chest which started as small white heads and now are red bumps. She also has some eczema on her legs. The Dr said the pimply rash is also eczema and gave me 1% hydrocortisone cream. The rash is not getting any better. My daughter is 5 years old. Any ideas what it could be or how to make it better. It is also itchy. Thanks
my son is having a slight allergic reaction to his second hep a shot. His arm in that area is red, swollen, itchy and warm. I have given him benedryl for the itch about 3 hours ago. It seems to have helped the itch for now, but is still swollen, red, and warm. The spot is about as big a round as a tennis ball. Is there something i can use at home to treat it? Will hydrocortizone cream help?
I have a swollen lymph node behind my ear it s causing me a lot of pain in my neck I also have a itchy scalp and a lump at the front Of my scalp I have been feeling very tired unusual tiredness and I am so hot at night it s stopping me sleeping ? What could this be
my son has developed spots on his legs and face we took him out to play in the snow had two layers of shirt and pants on him and when we came in and took his pants off he had just red spots all over his legs he has had them for several days now and they seem to get darker when he gets hot and usually midday at night they do not look as bad almost as if they are going away then the next day the same thing happpens about midday they start to look worse is this heat rash of some sort ?
My 10 year old had a bump on the outer part of her vagina, close to pubic bone. Had a fever for 3 days, went to ER and they prescribed her with medicine for an abscess. Now she broke out in a rash and complained of burning while urinating. Noticed now she has a sore on the lower part of vagina which is why she is burning. What could these sores be from?
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...(To preface, my son has an egg allergy and has been unable to get a lot of the vaccines given to children at his age.) My 18 month old son has had a fever varying from 101 - 103 Monday thru Wednesday night. It has been controlled by alternating tylenol and ibuprofen. I took him last night to our after hour clinic to be sure it wasn t an ear infection. Ears looked fine, but his lymph nodes were swollen and his throat was red - Strep test came back negative. Said it was probably a virus. He woke up this morning with no fever, so I assumed the virus had taken it s course. However, this evening, I have noticed a rash on his belly, back and neck. they are small red bumps that aren t raised very much. They don t seem to be bothering him too much. I hate to take him to the doctor again if it s nothing, but I don t want to ignore something if it s potentially dangerous for him. Should we give him Benedryl? Should we take him to the ER tonight or wait to talk to my doctor in the morning?
I had a unprotected sex with one of my colleage exactly a month back. I had small rashes on my penis after the sex and lasted for 15 days. I took some antiobotics to cure, it worke and now a'm terrible itching in my back neck and some parts of my body. I dont see rashes on my body still itchng worries me, could this be a HIV??
Dear doctor thanks for your valuable reply however my further query is for last two weeks I have a mild rash under my eye which is persistent and is not going away...I had read somewhere in the webmd website that facial rashes are the first sign...