A 28-year-old male asked:
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rash started on arm, think from new pillow, now has spread to whole body raised red dots, not connected. went to dr for a 5 day of prednisone,he always gets this for rashes and poison ivy, they said it was psoriasis and refused prednisone,spread dail?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Dermatologist input : Is warranted, kindly ask for a referral, can't judge online, and your doctor has a point, best wishes
Answered on Oct 24, 2019

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