A 55-year-old member asked:
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I have a rash under each arm just when I think its better it returns along with this the creases on my mouth are cracked and sore what could this be?

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Dr. Guy DaSilva
34 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Chelosis and gut : Chelosis is the cracking on the side of your lips. B vitamin deficiencies are a common cause. The rash could be caused by intestinal permeability that can lead to cell lining destruction that can lead to difficulty in absorbing b vitamins.
Answered on Jul 21, 2012

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