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What is the raised red spot ?

Friday red raised spot had appeared overnight. It was not there ever before. Saturday it had got bigger and it looks scaly. I am so afraid of it being cancer .
Asked On : Thu, 23 Feb 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi..dear Sharon..,
Thanks for choosing HCM.,
Sudden appearance of red raised spot..
Usually not may..,
Insect bite..,or Irritant Dermatitis..,
So don't worry about this..,
1) Tab..Levocetrizine daily for 10 days..,
2) Tab Ofloxacin 200 mg 2 times daily for 3 days..,
3) Betamethasone and gentamycin cream 2times daily..,
Answered: Sat, 7 Apr 2012
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Oncologist Dr. Ioan Dorian OANA's  Response
Usually cancer does not appear overnight. You should go to Dermatolog in my opinion and you should not worry about cancer.
Answered: Tue, 13 Mar 2012
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