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What do spots on the neck indicate?

my son is 13 years old he has a place come up on his chin over night as big fifty cent peace its not ring worm the dr I went to said it was staph he has ben taking clindamycin 300mg three times daily now they are two more spots on his neck I look t up staph and it does not look like staph
Thu, 12 Jul 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Your son may be having impetigo. Give him antibiotic like cephalaxinin proper dose. Apply fucidine cream. Improve immunity by giving vitamin s and minerals.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.
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