A 24-year-old female asked:

I have a purple skin rash on my upper outside thigh and very small dots of purple on my arm and stomach. it is not itchy or raised.

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Purple skin rash: A purple skin rash and purple red dots may indicate a bleeding process. Please consult your physician soon especially if you are not feeling well or have a fever.
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Last updated Mar 14, 2017


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