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Poison ivy welt

Premium Questions

Dr. Mitaly MD

Hello, I am 54, 5 ft 10, 185 lbs. I have no outstanding medical conditions. I have recently come in contact with what I thought was just a vine but turned out to be poison ivy. I have some patches on my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mitaly ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I have been prescribed prednisone for poison ivy. I am 71 yrs. old, 154 lbs, 5'11". When i picked ... and the tappering off period was different. Is this the usual way to handle prednisone for poison... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta MD

I was working in the yard today and belatedly noticed some poison ivy that I have never noticed there before. In the past I have had severe and persistent problems with it and my dermatologist told me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

I have had poison ivy/sumac/oak for almost 7 weeks. It started on my left hand, went to the right hand, and is now up my arms. I have used Zanfel to get rid of the oil about a month ago. What do I do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)
Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

what can I do to cure poision ivy that is taking a long time to heal? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Piyush Kumar MD

I was out in the yard yesterday cutting down trees I don t believe there is poision ivy in the yard . However I woke up this morning with welts all over my arm some of the welts went away but still have some ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Piyush Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr.       Kakkar MD

I had poison ivy, got a cortizone shot and am now on prednisone, I have developed a quarter sized .... During my poison ivy attack I did a lot of scratching in that area ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

I am having a poison ivy type reaction on my eyelids and forehead primarily and a couple of spot on my body. tiny blisters and welts on my forehead and spotsmon body. Eyelids are swollen and red like i... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

no explanation of - especially when I answered no to her question of poison ivy. Blood test today was completely normal (white cell count). I now find out that my boyfriend has poison ivy -... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. s.rajkumar MD

Hi, I ve been breaking out for the past week since Sunday I went to the ER that night and the doctor said it was poison ivy but then today I went to see my doctor and she said it was scabies ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. s.rajkumar ( Pediatrician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Md.Hadiuzzaman MD

Also with shory course sys steroid and cream

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

depends a lot on the distribution. First, something with a lot of surface area to mop up the oil and not spread it further. Colloidal cellulose (aveeno) or similar; but they cannot be used where they can get into the...

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Urushiol-induced contact dermatitis is the medical name for Poison Ivy rash.