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My 18 month old has a bump on each arm a little bit bigger than a mosquito bite and is now running fever. can it be serious?

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Dr. Albert Melaragno
Pediatrics 45 years experience
Maybe a problem: the bumps on each arm may be viral in nature but if they're red and enlarging it may indicate a bacterial infection. would get it checked out if acting sick or rash is enlarging rapidly

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Last updated Apr 18, 2015

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