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very itching spots on my legs, arms & hands. huge swelling around the areas sometimes red marks appear. symtoms appear like every other week sometimes like an itching burning feeling over my right shoulder but nothing is there.

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This : This sounds like hives/ urticaria. It might be helpful to undergo a comprehensive evaluation by an allergist.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Agree : Agree fully with dr fowler. May also have areas of just dry skin.
Answered on Sep 24, 2017

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