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A 39-year-old member asked:

What can this itchy rash on my leg be?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Possible allergy: Causes of this type of localized itchy rash include contact dermatitis from clothing, creams, etc or allergic reaction to insect bites.Cortisone cream may help.
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 23 years experience
Many possibilites: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
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A 31-year-old member asked:

What should I do if I have a very sore and itchy rash on my leg. I?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 23 years experience
Have it evaluated: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
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A 43-year-old member asked:

What could have caused a non itchy rash on my legs?

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Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
Several causes: A non-itchy rash that stays for a long while may have several different causes, ranging from mild to more serious. Without a detailed description of the lesions, i would not even try to suggest a cause. See an internist first. Don't try to treat it y ourself.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2017

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