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A 21-year-old female asked:

Red itchy and weeping rash on arms tummy back and neck following a viral infection and strep throat in january?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Red,weepy rash: Because of your scratching and breakink of the skin you probably have developed a form of impetigo caused by either strep or staph.You need to be under your doctors care.
Last updated Dec 29, 2018


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