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A 32-year-old female asked:
I have derm appt - but in mean time i have red bumpy itchy rash on part of lower right leg. it's now started on left. what could this be?!
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Allergy and Immunology 37 years experience
Could be minor...: Dermatology is all about appearance. I am guessing it is an erythematous papule ("red bumpy"), which honestly could be an insect bite, or contact dermatitis, both of which are common. However you mention pregnancy; there is a condition called PUPPP: Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy, which are terribly itchy red bumps! See what the dermatologist thinks!
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Last updated Jul 13, 2018
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