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A 31-year-old female asked:

Rash on feet, hands, neck, upper back and cheeks. cheeks are bright red. cant see any spots in mouth. not preceded by a sore throat or fever. rash isnt itchy. slight roasted. child is 2.5 years old. ?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Doctor to examine: Rashes and spots are difficult to describe in words. Generalized spots that don't itch may be part of an infection (some viruses cause this). "Generalized" means on multiple parts of the body. Sometimes, spots have unknown causes. A pediatrician or family medicine doctor can evaluate to find a diagnosis and treatment. Bluish or purplish spot are blood spots and would need blood testing right away.
Last updated Oct 31, 2019

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