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A 28-year-old female asked:

I didn't shower yesterday, and it's been hot. i ran today, showered, then noticed a red, prickly rash on the sides of my waist. not itchy. heat rash?

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Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Rash: It may be miliaria, heat rash you are referring to or perhaps it may be an irritant contact dermatitis. If it doesn't resolve after showering and cooling or continues to worsen, check with your doctor.
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