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is it possible for an allergic reaction to deodorant to turn into infection?i changed deodorant and got an awful rash under my arms. it went on for about a week and unfortunately i scratched at it. one day i sneezed and inadvertently touched my mouth. i

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Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Infection: Yes. Both allergic reaction and infection may coexist. See your MD for a proper advice.

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