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I've had red welt appear on my legs, side of buttocks and

i've had red welt appear...
i've had red welt appear on my legs, side of buttocks and right side of my waist for the last 2 weeks. my skin doctor said it was from an insect bite. it's 2 weeks now the red welts have gone down and become brownish. but over the last few days i still get a few red welts appearing in the same areas. I now am not sure what it may be.
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: i am putting fucicort and it gets better
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: not really, i don't get rashes
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Dr. Chip
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
the photo will not be posted in public right?

No--I've made the page private

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
ok give me a minute

Sure

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
i can't seem to add the photo

Use the paper clip icon on this page

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
here s 1
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
no 2
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
i have had pest control clear up my house already - last 3 days
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
no sign of fleas or bed bugs
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
the red ones appeared today, and yesterday i had a few appear as well. its been two weeks since i had all the marks.

Got it--thanks

Not insect bites

This is an inflammatory eczema condition

But the fucicort wouldn't be my choice to treat this

I'd use prescription tacrolimus cream and a short course of oral prednisone to treat it

I suggest you ask your doctor for those

Please let me know if you need any more information

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
what would be the cause doctor? We did find two dead bed bugs under my bed. but only two. Ive had eczema for some time but it only looks like dry skin not red welts.
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
the dark spots were red before -5 days ago
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
my doctor put me on ciprobay 500 and fexofenadine 180mg

There is no specific trigger for this

But it isn't an infection so the cipro won't work on it

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
a couple of final questions doctor - will it go away by itself? and how sure are you it inflammation eczema? thanks

Yes it time it will probably go away on its own

But I've seen this many times and I'm sure it's inflammatory eczema

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
ok thank you very much Dr Chip, you have been a great help. thanks and have a good day.

My pleasure

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