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A 28-year-old female asked:

i have red spot with pus on my arms and chest that leave scars. gets irritated in heat and itchs. also when flaring begins. what is this?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Folliculitis: You could have infection of your hair follicleson your arms and chest. You might apply an antibiotic ointment to it such as neosporin.

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Last updated Mar 26, 2013

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