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A 36-year-old female asked about a 63-year-old female:

Rash. lower leg. started as small knot under the skin/ turned into 3 pinkish bumps. itches. haven't scratched. now 6 inch area. skin looks very burned?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Rash: This may have been an insect bite with an allergic response or an area of contact dermatitis from something that touched your skin. Apply cortisone cream, but if redness spreads and burning persists, an infection of the skin(cellulitis) may be present and requires antibiotic treatment(pills and cream). Your physician will advise you.

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Last updated May 3, 2018

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