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Its regarding rash, its a dry wart like rash on the back,

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its regarding rash
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Customer: its a dry wart like rash on the back
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Health
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
iv attached some pictures
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

This is Dr. Daivd

are they painful?

if not painful, those look like molloscum contagiosum warts on your back which is spread by a virus and can be very contagious but not dangerous

if it is painful, it could be early signs of shingles outbreak.

but looks more likely to be molloscum contagiosum

let me know if you have other questions.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
no there not painful, mildly itchy, there dry as well (not weeping or cracked etc)
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

they look like molloscum contagiosum

you should see a doctor and show them

and see what they say.

do you have a primary care doctor?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
i see her last week she gave me steroid cream. hence im here getting a 2nd opinion, i also thought it was molloscum contagiosum but she said my rash was to dry?
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
this is the same rash 1 week ago
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

molloscum is also called water warts

some of those warts look like they can be popped and fluid could come out of them.

that is where the fluid is, inside of some of the warts.

this molloscum rash can take 6-12 weeks to go away

they are spread by a virus, but they are not permanent viral infections in your body. you can clear them out of your system.

this is not a dangerous rash.

it doesn't look like it will turn into shingles.

let me know if you have other questions.

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