A 24-year-old female asked:
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i have a dark red, flat, non-itchy rash under my arms. i switched to natural deodorant about 3 months ago; could that be related?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Several possibilites: dermatologic conditions are hard to discuss without seeing them. Inflammation, infection or insects can give a rash. Judging by the location, one would expect yeast or infection of sweat glands. Thru the main page, you can connect directly to me to ask more detailed questions http://www.nerdpocalypse.net
Answered on Apr 25, 2015

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See your doctor: You have huge rash and it is spreading, you should see your doctor or a dermatologist asap to find the diagnosis and proper treatment.
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Not really: No one can offer specific advice without being able to visualize the rash. See a dermatologist if you are concerned.
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