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hallo, recently i noticed a pink, not itchy rash on my lower back ( looks almost like acne) but it's exactly in the middle of my lower back. what can ?

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Dr. Al Hegab
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Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
Can't tell: you need to be seen, either your doctor or a dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis, a virtual consult on HealthTap may be an option too, good luck

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