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My son has bumps all over his body

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
General Surgery 27 years experience
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 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
Pediatrics 37 years experience
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
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
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
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
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
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvonne Brouard
Pediatrics 31 years experience
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
A 20-year-old female 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.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Hives: You may be allergic to the antibiotic you are taking. See your doctor for help.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
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
A female asked:
Dr. Azita Madjidi
Surgery - Plastics 30 years experience
Milia: It's a condition called milia. It may improve as he gets older. You may want to check with a dermatologist.
A member asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 38 years experience
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
Pediatrics 50 years experience
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