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A 28-year-old female asked about a female:

My 4 yr old daughter has raised bumps that are going in a thick line down her arm. it almost looks like a scar from a distance. they are not itchy?

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Dr. Kristi Woods
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Hard to know: Can't know for certain without seeing it, but it might be lichen striatus. If so, it is not anything to worry about. Lichen striatus is benign, and goes away on its own.
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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 43 years experience
Best to have her checked out and in the meantime, take pictures of the rash.
Jul 2, 2013
Last updated Aug 1, 2013


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