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6 year old having a dry reddish patch on the leg. Need immediate medical attention?

hi my 6 year old grandson as got a round very dry patch on his leg i thought it was just a bit of dry skin but its got bigger and red on the out side like a red ring and then white on the inner ..its worrying me .. he said it was saw tonight ..should i take him the hospital this evening or just book a dr s appointment tomorrow thank you
Asked On : Thu, 11 Oct 2012
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good morning, its kind of difficult to describe the condition especially associated with the skin over the internet without having a look personally, but still by the way u have described the condition associated with ur child may be just an insect bite if it is single, or if multiple associated with severe itching , it may be acute urticaria. if its cute urticaria , the condition needs immediate medical attention, thank u.
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