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red raised up bumps on toddlers arm. should we use anything or let it go away by itself?

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Dr. Shah Chowdhury
Pediatrics 42 years experience
RASH- Many causes!: Can be allergic rash, usually there is itching with it. Urticaria, a MAP like, raised, changing size and shape, is another kind of allergic rash. Other causes: viral infection, insect bite, contact dermatitis, keratosis pillaris, bacterial infection, etc. If not bothering, just wait, can use some moisturizing lotion. If any worsening, take the baby to the pediatrician.

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