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A 23-year-old female asked:

I've had a bump on my left ribs for the past 2 days. it's red around it and feels itchy (not as bad as a mosquito), but is a bit painful when to touch. i took alergex and treated with barbamella, should i visit a gp?

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Dr. Johannes fredrick De beer
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Bump on ribs: Be on the look out for shingles ( herpes zoster) they usually start of as one bump, but quickly intensify, if left to long before treatment is commenced, the healing proses can take up to 9 months

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Last updated May 3, 2018

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