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My 5 yrr old daughter has a rash similar to chick pox but more purple and bruiselike it itches. 4 doctors she saw don't know. Can u please help?

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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics
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In brief: Please try

To upload some pictures of the rash so we can see what you ate talking about.
Some of us may be familiar with it . Otherwise go see a dermatologist for help, diagnosis and management. Also would need some history , other signs and symptoms.

In brief: Please try

To upload some pictures of the rash so we can see what you ate talking about.
Some of us may be familiar with it . Otherwise go see a dermatologist for help, diagnosis and management. Also would need some history , other signs and symptoms.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Dr. Charlene Sojico
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology
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In brief: See a dermatologist

Impossible to define this without exam.

In brief: See a dermatologist

Impossible to define this without exam.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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In brief: Send the picture

Chickenpox is usually easy to distinguish from other rashes.
However, differential diagnoses include: herpes simplex (not usually disseminated).Herpes zoster (usually unilateral and localized to dermatomes).Hand, foot, and mouth disease (caused by coxsackie virus). Impetigo. Scabies. Syphilis. Guttate psoriasis.Drug eruption.Insect bites. Papular urticaria.Erythema multiforme. Stevens–johnson, hsp.

In brief: Send the picture

Chickenpox is usually easy to distinguish from other rashes.
However, differential diagnoses include: herpes simplex (not usually disseminated).Herpes zoster (usually unilateral and localized to dermatomes).Hand, foot, and mouth disease (caused by coxsackie virus). Impetigo. Scabies. Syphilis. Guttate psoriasis.Drug eruption.Insect bites. Papular urticaria.Erythema multiforme. Stevens–johnson, hsp.
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
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