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Both of my children woke up with a rash this morning. One daughter had it on her arm the other daughter has it all over her back and some on her arm. They are not showing any sick symptoms. No fevers at all. They say it itches sometimes. We did visit a lo

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatrics - Emergency Medicine
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In brief: Bites

The distribution of the lesions and the fact that both children sleeping in the same bed developed the lesions at the same time makes it likely they are bites.
Try to discover the source. Keep the lesions clean and use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for any itching. All the best.

In brief: Bites

The distribution of the lesions and the fact that both children sleeping in the same bed developed the lesions at the same time makes it likely they are bites.
Try to discover the source. Keep the lesions clean and use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for any itching. All the best.
Dr. Katharine Cox
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
The other possible condition is an allergic dermatitis. Have you switched to a new set of sheets, soap or detergents?
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