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Have been dealing with a severe itchy leg condition for over

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Have been dealing with a severe itchy leg condition for over a year now and seen countless doctors and specialist.
Doctors have ruled out scabbies, liver issues, kidney issues, skin infections etc.
What we did find was that I am highly allergic to Wheat. I recently when gluten free for my diet which was about 2 weeks ago and the leg itching has gotten worse. More concerning is the fact that I now have painful rashes under my arms that are unbearable.
Any ideas why this is getting worse now that I am gluten free?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Nair replied 1 year ago.


Thank you for your question. My name is***** and I will do my best to provide a useful input.

Would some photographs of the affected areas be possible at your convenience?