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3yr old is itchy all over but no rash what could this be? I read itchy skin could be leukemia is this true? :(

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

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Certain blood cell disorders may be associated with itchy but the incidence is quite low.
There are many causes for a 3-yo child to get itchy and dry skin is one of them. Consider applying a moisturizer on the skin immediately after bathing to see if this helps May also try an antihistamine. If these measures fail. see your doctor.

In brief: Yes and no

Certain blood cell disorders may be associated with itchy but the incidence is quite low.
There are many causes for a 3-yo child to get itchy and dry skin is one of them. Consider applying a moisturizer on the skin immediately after bathing to see if this helps May also try an antihistamine. If these measures fail. see your doctor.
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