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what could give my child a rash on his back

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: That is highly unlikely. Look for other causes.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Levine
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: A flu shot should not cause arash.
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
To vague for dx: There are far too many conditions or agents that could be linked to this set of symptoms. Rashes usually require eityher great detail in their descrip ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience Pediatrics
Enterovirus?: This time of year certain enteroviral infections go around and they can cause petechiae (essentially enterovirus is just a common virus that most kids ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Bruck
27 years experience Pediatrics
Viral: Sounds like cocksackie virus but should get a strept test to rule out possible strept throat.
A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Easy: See a doctor to address your concerns. How do you know what kind of rush is it now?
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A member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Rash: It's always best for a doctor to see a rash for proper diagnosis so bring him to his pediatrician or a skin doctor, not the surgeon.
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A 2-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Assess: Recommend that if your child is still symptomatic, that he been evaluated by a medical provider who can offer care and determine if the child is fit ... Read More
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A 7-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Rash: If the rash is not blistery in different stages of development, it is not chicken pox
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A 6-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mchugh
Specializes in Dentistry
Many symptoms: Your child has a multitude of symptoms meaning she needs to see a doctor. You may be able to continue to minimize her discomfort by using Acetaminophe ... Read More

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