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Have small, red, non-itchy bumps and patches all over stomach, back, chest, spreading. What it might be?

Hi, I have small, red, non-itchy bumps and patches all over my stomach, back, and chest and are now spreading up towards my neck area. Like I said, they do not itch and I ve been putting eczema cream on them for about three days and they have yet to dissipate. I started noticing these spots a week and a half ago. Any suggestions on what it might be? Thanks!
Asked On : Sat, 9 Mar 2013
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Hi and thanks for the query,
From what you describe, the fact that they do not itch make the possibility of an allergic reaction a bit rare.
However this spread might suggest a fungal infection that is actually spreading. A clinical evaluation by a dermatologist might be of great help. Physical examination gives a clear diagnosis and clues for appropriate treatment.
I suggest you take an appointment with your dermatologist. You might visit the emergency room as you wait to see the dermatologist.
Thanks and best regards,
Luchuo, MD.
Answered: Sun, 10 Mar 2013
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