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What causes red swollen itchy sore rashes on elbow?

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Posted on Fri, 30 Oct 2015 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Red itching swelling sore rash on my elbow what do i do?
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Allergic reaction

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query and photograph.
It is looking like an allergic reaction.
Apply a mild steroid cream like fluticasone and take an antihistamine tablet.
Apply ice on the affected area.
This should help you.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
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