How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask Dr Uzair Your Own Question

Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 6939
Experience:  MBBS, FCPS (R) General Surgery. Years of experience in Emergency Medicine.
27273415
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr Uzair is online now

I have non-itchy, non-raised red spots all over my body. Those

Resolved Question:

I have non-itchy, non-raised red spots all over my body. Those spots on limbs are pinkish red, smaller but blotchy, while those on my palms and soles of feet are dark red, bigger and not so blotchy (can identify individual spots), and on my hands, there are a few very tiny circular peeling (look like those peeling due to hands are too dry) on palms and fingers while my hands are never dry and itchy at all, and in fact I rarely have skin peeling on my hands for all my life, they are the areas that the skin has always looked nice, smooth and moisturised without handcream or hand moisturizers.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.
Hi and welcome.When did this start to happen?Are these spots itchy?Can you send a picture for identification of the rash?Let me know.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
None of them are itchy. All of them are non raised as well.
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.
Do you apply any emollient or moisturizer to the hands and soles?Are you on any medication?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I do not apply moisturizer or emollient to the hands and soles.I'm not on any medication.
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for the reply.When did these first appear?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
They appeared around 2 to 3 weeks ago.
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for the reply.This looks like vasculitis, which is an autoimmune condition that affect the small blood vessels under the skin. Such spots and a rash is seen in these conditions. Sometimes, such a rash can be seen in contact dermatitis as well, but that is usually raised above the surface, does not involve the whole body and is itchy or painful. The non itchy nature of this rash and causing skin peeling is seen in Vasculitides.I would suggest that you go and see your GP and request a referral to the dermatologist. A series of tests will confirm the diagnosis and topical and oral steroids (short course) should take care of this.Let me know if you have any queries.Please do rate the answer by clicking on the stars on top of your screen.Best wishes.
Dr Uzair, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 6939
Experience: MBBS, FCPS (R) General Surgery. Years of experience in Emergency Medicine.
Dr Uzair and other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your time and explanation!
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.
It is my pleasure.

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.
< Previous | Next >
  • 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.
  • Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help. Mary C.
  • This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!! Alex
  • Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult. GP
  • I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion. Justin
  • Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around. Esther
  • Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help. Mary C.
 
 
 

Meet The Experts:

 
 
 
  • Family Physician

    Family Physician

    Doctor

    Satisfied Customers:

    2418
    GP with over 27 years experience including emergency medicine
< Previous | Next >
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/FA/FamilyPhysician/2013-8-31_191624_JA550x500Photo.64x64.jpg Family Physician's Avatar

    Family Physician

    Doctor

    Satisfied Customers:

    2418
    GP with over 27 years experience including emergency medicine
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/DO/DoctorRich/2012-9-12_72454_Doctorweb.64x64.jpg Dr. Natasha's Avatar

    Dr. Natasha

    Doctor

    Satisfied Customers:

    7887
    American Board Certified in Emergency Medicine, Ivy League trained
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/DR/DrK99/newpic2.64x64.jpg Dr. K.'s Avatar

    Dr. K.

    Board Certified MD

    Satisfied Customers:

    255
    Board certified with experience in primary care.
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/agketch/2008-7-14_184046_drketchresized.jpg Dr. Ketch's Avatar

    Dr. Ketch

    Board Certified Physician

    Satisfied Customers:

    76
    Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/JA/JACUSTOMERjtu60wne/2011-2-14_183449_passportphoto2.64x64.jpg docwithheart's Avatar

    docwithheart

    Board Certified Physician

    Satisfied Customers:

    0
    Board certified pediatrician, with special experience in general pediatrics, hospital pediatrics, and pediatric cardiology
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/DR/drappapo/2013-8-16_22576_drdavid.64x64.jpg Dr. David's Avatar

    Dr. David

    Board Certified Physician

    Satisfied Customers:

    224
    Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/TA/tazechip/2012-6-7_135230_drpic.64x64.png Dr. Chip's Avatar

    Dr. Chip

    Board Certified Physician

    Satisfied Customers:

    12373
    20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
 
 
 

Related Medical Questions