Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
170 Doctors are Online

Diagnosed with flu, rashes all over body, raised red bumps, scabbing, throat tightness. Treatment?

About 10 days ago, I was diagnosed with the flu . (tested positive with the flu test). Now I have I have a rash all over my body. There are small and large red raised bumps. Some of them look as if they have a scab over it. The only other illness I have with the rash is a tight throat when I swollen. No trouble breathing , but it feels as if something is in my throat.
Asked On : Wed, 23 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  61
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Infectious Diseases Specialist 's  Response
Hi there,
Welcome to HCM.
I am suspecting viral fever with rash like illness, probably chickenpox. Please get in touch with your GP for examination of the rash. Apply calamine on the itchy rashes. Thanks.
Answered: Sun, 29 Sep 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor