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What is the cause of rash on the legs and arms, knee pain with mild fever ?

my eight year old son has developed a rash(blotchy, red ,slighty raised) on his legs and arms (seems to be worse around joints) also he is complaining of pain in his knees. His cheeks seem flush and he is running a very slight fever
Asked On : Thu, 15 Mar 2012
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Welcome to HCM,

It seems that your son might have Measles or Chicken pox.

These are viral origin.

Give him antihistamine and anti viral medicine.

Consult your doctor and get him examined physically for having clear picture.

Ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 15 Mar 2012
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