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I have small dark spots spots all over my body. Sometimes…

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I have small dark...

I have small dark spots spots all over my body. Sometimes they are itchy

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Does anything in particular seem to make the itch better or worse?

About 3 weeks

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

We had bedbugs recently but it's not the same symptoms. Could it be a reaction to the treatment they used to get rid of them?

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dermatology
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Dermatologist: Dr. Chip, General pratice replied 8 months ago
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Hello I'm Dr Chip

Could you please post a photo for me on this page?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Did you see the photos?
Dermatologist: Dr. Chip, General pratice replied 8 months ago

Got it--thanks

What did you use for the bed bugs?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I'm not sure it was something the exterminator used
Dermatologist: Dr. Chip, General pratice replied 8 months ago

OK

Nothing too serious here but these look like a kind of allergic dermatitis that might have been triggered by the treatment

For now you can take benadryl or Claritin and used over the counter 1% hydrocoritsone cream twice a day for a week and that should clear these up

Please let me know if you need any more information

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