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Small child, itchy brown spots on groin, armpit, chest, spreading. Treatment options?

hello doc, my 9 yr old son has itchy reddish brown circular spots on his groin , armpit and chest and it seems to be spreading throughout his body slowly. his primary doctor said he dosent know what it is. some of the circular spots are big and some small. they start off reddish then brownish then they kinda dry out a little. started in his groin area.
Asked On : Sat, 13 Oct 2012
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good evening, its kind of difficult to asses the condition without having a look at the child , but by the way u r describing the condition, it may be acute urticaria or atopic dermamtitis, kindly get a dermatologist to examine ur child for further treatment and care
Answered: Mon, 15 Oct 2012
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