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Saraland, AL
A 20-year-old female asked:

What causes sunburn like rash on chest, upper arms, and thighs which is also accompanied by purple, swollen feet and ankles?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Get it evaluated now: This requires immediate evaluation. It is impossible to offer specific advice without being able to visualize the rash and swelling. However, some causes can be potentially serious. See a doctor now or go to the er.
Dr. Ann Holland
29 years experience
Get physical exam: Rashes and skin discolorations are the result of many diseases, medications, and conditions. You must be evaluated by medical doctor for this problem. Discuss any medications or drugs you have taken or are taking. This could be signs of serious reaction, allergic or immunologic, to bacteria, drugs, chemicals, or other infections.
Last updated Sep 29, 2016


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