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Baxter Springs, KS
A 30-year-old female asked:

My 6yro has red itchy bumps strtd on legs look like poison ivy but no clus/streaked some healed w/ drk spot in mid but more formd & sprding. chickpox?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Red itchy bumps: It is not chicken pox because chicken pox starts in the head and works its way down the body. Moreover, the rash is usually blistery. Red bumps may indicate hives.
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