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my son has bumps all over his body

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
Possible: But only if the pool isn't clean. Folliculitis, more commonly seen from hot tubs, can be picked up by people who share a common swimming pool if ther ... Read More
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A 1-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
36 years experience Pediatrics
Nonspecific Rash: The description of your son's "Itchy bumps" can be caused by a few things.. Hydrocortisone is an anti inflammatory cream and is most effective on bona ... Read More
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Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Diphenhydramine: While the topical Hydrocortisone will be helpful over the course of the next few days, it generally does not provide immediate relief of the itching s ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: Generalized rashes can be from foods, infections or agents that came in contact with all affected surfaces. Much of rash assessment is visual, so sinc ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvonne Brouard
30 years experience Pediatrics
Baby acne?: It's likely to be baby acne at his age, assuming that he is otherwise well and feeding normally. Baby acne tends to occur right around this age and l ... Read More
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A 2-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Specializes in Pediatrics
Strep: This could be scarlet fever which is strep throat with rash. It will take one to two weeks to disappear.
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A 5-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Hives: You may be allergic to the antibiotic you are taking. See your doctor for help.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
MMR link : At most the bumps could represent a reaction to some component of the MMR like some get to foods. Reactions to the weakened virus strains in the vacci ... Read More
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A 2-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Rashes best seen: Many different possibilities. Important to followup with doctor for definitive diagnosis and treatment.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say without : He needs to be examined to be sure of what he has. Rashes are notoriously difficult to discuss without seeing them in person. Please consult your ped ... Read More
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