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A 19-year-old female asked:

i have rashes all over my body caused by a sore throat. doctor said it is coxsackievirus a16. what can i do to cure the rashes?

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Dr. Marianna Post
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Not much: You really can't do much about the rash, there is no treatment and rash usually resolves on its own in 1-2 weeks.

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Last updated Feb 25, 2014

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