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A 21-year-old member asked:

Have a rash on my left wrist itches and burn sometime pus?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Allergy or infection: A wrist rash that is itchy and sometimes oozes moisture or liquid may be an infection (such as bacteria or herpes) or may be a significant allergy (such as to a bracelet or watchband). A doctor may want to look at the rash a few times to figure things out. It helps to see the rash when it starts, when it is at its worse, and after it has resolved.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
See to ID: This rash would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment.

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