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    Default Is it worth going to GP?

    Last week DS was playing in the garden and came inside itching with a rash on his back. I gave him some hay fever syrup. I took him to gp that night and was given mild steroid cream. It started to get better when after playing on the swing 3 days later he came in with the same rash on his tummy. Now it has been 5 days since then and it has changed from a "tiny bumpy all over rash" to 6-10 red itchy bumps, similar to mozzy bits. What else could it be? He just seems to be irritated by it on/off everyday.

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    Could it be chicken pox?

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    Could it be chicken pox?
    I have no idea!! Its nowhere else and he is not 'sick'

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    Is he scratching at them? And are they anywhere else like behind his ears or under his arms?

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    No just on his chest area and some smaller ones in his back. I have a feeling he is allergic to something outside

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    No just on his chest area and some smaller ones in his back. I have a feeling he is allergic to something outside
    That was my thought. Same thing use to happen to DS when he went outside at a house we use to live at. I asked the doc and he said just to give DS some phenergan.


 

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