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How to treat body rash with scabs?

I had a shingles shot in Sept this year,a flu shot in Oct and an itchy body rash that caused scabs in Nov. I can t help but feel there must be some connection to the shots. Have you ever seen this before? 4 weeks of misery, no more flu shots for me! Marie
Thu, 29 Apr 2021
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You might have developed allergic reaction to any of the infections. It would be better to consult a dermatologist. You can even consult on this platform by sending the photographs of involved area.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Rahul Kumar, Dermatologist
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How to treat body rash with scabs?

Hello You might have developed allergic reaction to any of the infections. It would be better to consult a dermatologist. You can even consult on this platform by sending the photographs of involved area. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Rahul Kumar, Dermatologist