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I broke out in a rash after a mud run. It's been one week…

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I broke out in a rash after a mud run. It's been one week and the rash seems to move around different spots. It has a burning itch.

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with the burning? Are you experiencing any other discomfort?

Just burning itch, no fever some redness and bumps

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Dermatology
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Dermatologist: Dr. Chip, General pratice replied 5 months ago
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It's hard to see in the picture. Sometimes the itch will go away then come back burning in a different place
Dermatologist: Dr. Chip, General pratice replied 5 months ago

Got it--thanks

Looks like an allergic dermatitis but we might not figure out the trigger for it

For now you can try oral Claritin and topical Caladryl lotion

But if it doesn't clear in a few days with that you're going to need either a cortisone injection or a course of oral prednisone from your doctor

Please let me know if you need any more information

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