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A 25-year-old female asked:

I have this bruise like thing on arm and it has reddish brown spots around it. it doesn't hurt but itches and now i have a fever. what could it be?

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Dr. Jose Prieto-hernandez
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
Celluliltis of arm: Because of the fever go to your physician for evaluation and treatment You will likely require antibiotic therapy If fever is above 101F best go to ER for immediate evaluation Staph aureus, Group A streptococcus are common skin invading infecting organisms

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Last updated Jun 11, 2017

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