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I have poison ivy on my cheek, lip, forehead, arms, abdomen, and genitals..Do i need to go to the emergency room?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine

In brief: YES

You may need a cortisone injection (or at the very least a Prescription for oral medication!! BTW An urgent Care Center is sufficient .
..if available since ER 's are very busy and your problem is serious to YOU but would not place you at the head of a TRIAGE line! You imight also consider a HEALTH TAP PRIME VIDEO VISIT Hope this helps Dr Z Hope this helps Dr Z

In brief: YES

You may need a cortisone injection (or at the very least a Prescription for oral medication!! BTW An urgent Care Center is sufficient .
..if available since ER 's are very busy and your problem is serious to YOU but would not place you at the head of a TRIAGE line! You imight also consider a HEALTH TAP PRIME VIDEO VISIT Hope this helps Dr Z Hope this helps Dr Z
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