A 33-year-old member asked:
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what does my dad have, poison ivy, poison sumac, or poison oak rash? or, do the rashes all look identical?

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Dr. Norman Levine
50 years experience Dermatology
Poison ivy: The rash of poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac are identical.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020

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