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My 6yro has red itchy bumps strtd on legs look like poison ivy but no clus/streaked some healed w/ drk spot in mid but more formd & sprding. Chickpox?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: Red itchy bumps

It is not chicken pox because chicken pox starts in the head and works its way down the body.
Moreover, the rash is usually blistery. Red bumps may indicate hives.

In brief: Red itchy bumps

It is not chicken pox because chicken pox starts in the head and works its way down the body.
Moreover, the rash is usually blistery. Red bumps may indicate hives.
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