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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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User :   i've had a rash develop on the backside of my thighs towards my buttocks and it's spread all over my legs and even to some parts of my arms. i've had it for about 2 weeks now
Doctor :   k.
User :   it's a bumpy, extremely itchy rash that looks bruised (purplish)
User :   i take 100 mg of topamax daily and that's all the medication i'm on. i just started taking this about 1 month ago
Doctor :   we would like to know ur age and occupation before we proceed
User :   19 stay at home mom
Doctor :   k..
User :   could this be an allergic reaction, and if so, how soon should i seek medical attention?
Doctor :   do you remember having any insect bite over there?
User :   no, no bite marks
Doctor :   were you allergic to any substances earlier?
User :   i am allergic to penicillin, codeine, and aspirin
Doctor :   is it?... then chances are that this may be an allergic reaction or skin infection?

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