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Feeling itchy, goes red, raised bumps,last for few minute

Hello, I have been feeling very itchy lately in my whole body for the past few weeks. When i itch, it would go all red, and then I would see little raised bumps but not all the time. Then I started reading up, and I tested my skin , then even if i scratch it without it itching it will show a raised white bump where i scratched with redness surrounding it. It only lasts for like a minute then vanishes! I am wondering if there is any advice you could give?
Asked On : Sun, 6 May 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi..dear kajal..,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
According to Ur could be URTICARIA..,
It is due to ....Exoallergens, Worms infestations, Histamines in the blood..,
Raised white bump is called.....DERMOGRAPHISM...,
it is due to activation of the capillaries in the Dermis to Allergens (Histamines)..,
Good treatment is available.,
1) Tab...Fexofenadine...ALLEGRA...Aventis.,
daily for 14 days..,
2) Tab Ranitidine...300 mg daily for 14 days..,
3) Tab...Levamisole (Dicaris 150 mg)weekly once for 3 weeks..,
Answered: Mon, 7 May 2012
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General & Family Physician Dr. Kamal Kishore Bandil's  Response
Hello Kaj,
Welcome here on hcm.
I will suggest you to visit your family doctor and follow his guidance.
Answered: Sun, 6 May 2012
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