Pain Or Discomfort, Red Spots And Tenderness To Touch

Reviewed on 1/17/2023

Red spots or rash can be related to infections or allergies, among other causes. Pain and tenderness to touch are characteristic signs of inflammation, which can occur due to any type of infection. If you are concerned about signs of an infection or if you are worried about your symptoms, seek the advice of a health care practitioner.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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