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What is the reason I have pea sized red area on my lower leg ?

Hi I have a pea sized red area on my lower leg. It is slightly bumpy scaly sometimes and feels dry. Sometimes it looks like its going away and other times its brighter in color. Help! I have no idea what this is. I am a 25 yr. Old female.
Asked On : Sun, 12 Jun 2011
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  User's Response
hi welcome,

whether this rash is scaly and fall off while scratching?

or any powder is coming out?

pain or swelling present?

itching is there?

please forward the answers to theses

thanking you
Answered: Sun, 12 Jun 2011
Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
it may be allergic reaction or pityriasis rosea infection
u need to consult dermatologist
apply antifungal and steroid combination cream over it
apply good moisturizer cream twice a day
drink more water
Answered: Sun, 12 Jun 2011
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