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Have red itchy skin on face, throat and chest area. How to get rid of this?

During the past four weeks, I have had red hot blotchy somewhat itchy skin that comes and goes within 20 minutes...usually starts in my face/ throat / chest area - i feel it starting to flush and spreads quickly to arms, back and today to bottom half of body as well. First time I thought I was having a severe allergy and took allergy pill . But it disappeared on its own other times. I have no known allergies, am 43.... Incidents don t seem to have any connection?
Asked On : Wed, 28 Nov 2012
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Hello the lesions are called hives which are transient.the lesions are pathognomic of acute urticaria.rule out food allergens.use antihistamine.antibiotic and calamine lotionover the lesions
Answered: Wed, 14 Aug 2013
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