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I have folliculitis and its spreading all over my body

i have folliculitis and its spreading all over my body As of this very moment i have 13 spots Is it bad that they have spread this much within a day Do i need to go to the doctor asap or do i need to see if they heal by themselves i have folliculitis and its spreading all over my body. As of this very moment i have 13 spots. Is it bad that they have spread this much within a day. Do i need to go to the doctor asap or do i need to see if they heal by themselves ?
Wed, 4 May 2011
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Hi,cassie,I think you need to visit your doctor.First of all for diagnosis and then treatment.This is a infective condition and will keep spreading if not treated.Maintain a good hygiene,drink more of fluids,avoid any lotion or cream on the spots.Do not scratch then other wise they will leave ugly marks after them.bye and take care.
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