Dermatology

Dermatology questions? Ask an online dermatologist.

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Dermatology Questions
I have a very small, colorless lump under my skin. You
I have a very small, colorless lump under my skin. You cannot tell it's there by looking at my arm, but if you rub your fingers over my arm, you will feel the lump. The lump is very firm. … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
M.D.
31,702 satisfied customers
I have had a grey on my arm for seven weeks; I assumed it
Hello, So, I have had a grey mark on my arm for seven weeks; I assumed it was Sharpie as I think I remember someone drawing on that part of my arm. It seems like it faded somewhat over the seven weeks… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
My father fell a few days ago and his arm got pretty scraped
My father fell a few days ago and his arm got pretty scraped up - thought everything was healing well but tonight I noticed quite a bit of redness below the one wound on his forearm. It's not really h… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
To DermDoc19, I asked this question as to the question I
To DermDoc19, I asked this question as a followup to the question I asked yesterday, but you didn't respond. I'd like to show you how the earlier scratched mole was healing. Thanks. It's looking prett… read more
dermdoc19
dermdoc19
Dermatologist
Doctoral Degree
4,086 satisfied customers
I have two scars, one on my forearm and one on my bicep. i
i have two scars, one on my forearm and one on my bicep. i got cut with a razor and they are pretty deep looking, but only about an inch long each, thought the one on my bicep is a lot thicker and dar… read more
Dr. S. Attili
Dr. S. Attili
Dermatologist & Dermatopathologist
MRCP (Dermatology), Dip. Dermatopathology
5,170 satisfied customers
I fell Sept. 24th, fractured my left wrist, now in a cast,
I fell Sept. 24th, fractured my left wrist, now in a cast, and cut under my eye, on a sharp flower pot edge, with a flap of skin. ER Dr. put 2 steri strips on the cut, After about 2 1/2 weeks the scab… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
I am 70 years old and recently had hand/wrist surgery and
I am 70 years old and recently had hand/wrist surgery and subsequently had a cast on my right arm and hand for three weeks. My skin, especially on the forearm is paper thin and tears at the slightest … read more
dermdoc19
dermdoc19
Dermatologist
Doctoral Degree
4,086 satisfied customers
I have had a rash on my arm for several months. It started
I have had a rash on my arm for several months. It started in the outside crease of my elbow, worked its way down my arm about three inches, and then seemed to crawl up my arm. The itching was intense… read more
Dr. Nair
Dr. Nair
Dermatologist
MD (Dermatology, Venereology, Lepro
9,189 satisfied customers
Skinner I spoke to you last month regarding panniculitis in
Hello Dr Skinner I spoke to you last month regarding panniculitis in my leg which my Consultant thought was lipodermamyosisclerosis. Is it possible to lose body fat from taking prednisolone 20mg for 2… read more
Dr. Skinner
Dr. Skinner
Dermatologist
Master's Degree
1,548 satisfied customers
I have swelling under the skin on my forearm that is like a
I have swelling under the skin on my forearm that is like a doughy - playdough texture. If you press on the arm it stays indentid and lumpy. I have pain, not major though. It spans from my wrist to my… read more
DR.EHTISHAM
DR.EHTISHAM
Consultant Physician& Rheumatologist
Doctoral Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
I had a 3mm punch biopsy performed on my face (below the
I had a 3mm punch biopsy performed on my face (below the right eye). This is the second punch biopsy taken in the area. 7 weeks have passed since this second punch biopsy was performed. 3 weeks ago I … read more
Dr. Cameron
Dr. Cameron
10,475 satisfied customers
What is the quickest and easiest way to get rid of dark
What is the quickest and easiest way to get rid of dark circles under your eyes. I inherited the dreaded "raccoon eyes" and want to reduce or eliminate the appearance as it makes me look much older th… read more
Dr. Charogat
Dr. Charogat
Doctoral Degree
1,601 satisfied customers
For the last few years I have had a skin problem where any
For the last few years I have had a skin problem where any time I accidentaly rub on something, I get under dermal bleeding. If I rub on something halfway sharp I take chunks out of my skin and bleed … read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
56,959 satisfied customers
Iv had a small lump on my arm just under the skin for about
hi. iv had a small lump on my arm just under the skin for about 2 years, it dosnt hurt. iv recently devolped another two that are similiar, one on the top ao my cheek and another on the other arm. Sho… read more
TheSurgeon
TheSurgeon
Doctoral Degree
272 satisfied customers
Scabs on legs, arms for 5 years, most are old mosquito
Scabs on legs, arms for 5 years, most are old mosquito bites. Urea 40 % helps only a little. 20% coal tar helps at first, then there is no improvemnt. Trying self-developed elimination diet: total eli… read more
Dr. Owen
Dr. Owen
Ob/Gyn Doctor
Doctoral Degree
41,840 satisfied customers
My mother has an itching and burning sensation under her
my mother has an itching and burning sensation under her skin on her rt forearm. i have read about other's having this. it's an itch you can't reach and it makes you want to rip your skin off to get t… read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
M.D.
31,702 satisfied customers
I'm 66 years old and just had a cast removed for treatment
I'm 66 years old and just had a cast removed for treatment of a fractured elbow. I am now getting blood spots on my forearm for no apparent reason. Any thoughts on cause and treatment. Thanks.… read more
doctornihil
doctornihil
Doctoral Degree
2,163 satisfied customers
I'll see my dermatologist soon but perhaps you could answer
I'll see my dermatologist soon but perhaps you could answer some questions (59 yr old. female) 1. I rubbed my skin after a pulse dye and irritated it It looked inflammed and cracked with very tiny ope… read more
Dr. P. Jyoti
Dr. P. Jyoti
Consultant MD
MD
8,682 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

dermdoc19

dermdoc19

Dermatologist

4,086 satisfied customers

30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology

Dr. Nair

Dr. Nair

Dermatologist

9,189 satisfied customers

MBBS, MD (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology)

Dr. Shahz

Dr. Shahz

Dermatologist

243 satisfied customers

MBBS, MCPS, MD

Dr. Skinner

Dr. Skinner

Dermatologist

1,548 satisfied customers

MD , DNB ( D &V), FAAD

Dr. Hanish Babu, MD

Dr. Hanish Babu, MD

Dermatologist

261 satisfied customers

MBBS; MD 26 years Experience.

Dr. S. Attili

Dr. S. Attili

Dermatologist & Dermatopathologist

5,170 satisfied customers

MRCP (Dermatology), Int. Board Certification in Dermatopathology

Dr. Pravin

Dr. Pravin

Dermatologist

1,705 satisfied customers

Senior Consultant MBBS DNB (DVD)

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x