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A 3-year-old male asked about a 3-year-old male:

my son has bumps and red stiking hes been itchy horrible. hes only three?

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Dr. Cindy Williams
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Rash: It is very difficult to identify rashes, without seeing them. If it's itchy, it could be an allergic reaction, eczema or insect bites. There are a couple of itchy viral rashes, too, but if his immunizations are up to date; this is unlikely.
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Allergic rash: Your son seems to have allergic reaction of skin with bumps and itching.He might have got reaction to either food ,medicine or bug bite while being out sides the house .Consult your doctor for treatment .You may try to give benadryl (diphenhydramine) and apply 1% Hydrocortisone for rash .

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A 28-year-old female asked:

My son is 28 month he as red itchy little circle on his that he scratch until he bleeds they go away and become scares he as them for couple months?

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Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
Pediatrician: See your pediatrician to determine what the rash is and what the proper treatment would be.

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