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A 18-year-old female asked:

I had a rash on one leg then it moved to the other and now it's on my arms? what is this? is it contagious? and it itches

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Dr. Anthony Nikko
Plastic Surgery 24 years experience
Dermatitis / Scabies: You should visit a dermatologist for proper diagnosis. In the meantime take an antihistamine for the itching. Scabies are caused by tiny mites that burrow under the skin and spreads like a rash. Dermatitis is a skin inflammation characterized by red rash, dry and itchy skin.
Last updated Apr 24, 2015

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