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Raised red welts on a child

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Dr. Kakkar S. MD

My 5 year old son has an itchy group of white bumps and raised skin on the inside of his elbow, ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

I m a 42 year old female last night I broke out with a rash on top of my breast I have four raised red welts one seems to be more of a clear color they are extremely itchy what can it be should I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.    Kakkar S. MD

My husband has had about 4 unrelated episodes of waking with 2-3 nickel sized, red, raised (like a marble underneath!) circular welts. They appear out of the blue, we do not have bedbugs; I have never ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

this started last week as a small, itchy welt , now I have a very red rash with a few of the larger welts have very small pimples . this is on my side about 6-8 inches below my armpit. see picture. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  T Shobha Deepak MD

i have a two inch long welt on the left side of chest that feels like a burn and over last two days has a red line coming from it towards heart ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Shobha Deepak ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

arm is bright red with a few scattered welts and is hot to touch. Her ankles are red with large raised ... anything out of the ordinary. I just checked her and she has large red... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Muthu Krishnan MD

, it looks to have an apperance of a welt and if you look at it from the side it is raised like a bump. He ...My 17 yr old son works outdoors mowing & weed wacking. He woke up this morning and I noticed a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muthu Krishnan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Asra Ishtiaq Ahmed MD

noticed there are two others and now there are large red welts around them--and when looking even closer ... raised hard bumps on her knees -- that seems to be gone though. I m stumped. Should I bring... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asra Ishtiaq Ahmed ( OBGYN)
Dr. Som Lakhani MD

I ve been experiencing itchy red welts that seem to appear overnight. Most recently, they have been raised, about the size of a penny, or nickel. If I press them, they are hard beneath the surface ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Som Lakhani ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

My husband has raised red welts along his belt line on his back. They are itchy and worse in the evening and night time. Hydrocortisone cream gives him some relief. He s had them for about 4 days. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

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Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Hello. Thanks for writing to us. The welts that you have could be due to impetigo. This needs a direct examination for confirmation and oral antibiotics for treatment. I hope this information has been both...

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

The region is infected and inflamed. Consult a doctor. Please do not forget to hit the 'Thank you' button after reading the answer.

Dr. Gaurav Ghatawat MD

Sounds like urticaria. Kindly start tablet cetirizine 10 mg daily at night. Need to investigate and get a proper diagnosis whether this is an allergy or some fungal infection or a diffuse sporiasis. see a dermatologist