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I have some scabs on the back of my legs and that itch but I

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I have some scabs on the back of my legs and butt that itch but I was told it was folliculitis but sometimes it burns no pus or drainage
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: When I moisturize like I've been using some she's butter lotion and makes it go away a little but it's still rough I wear scrubs Monday through Friday wondering if it's something else
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have hsv 1 get cold sores but I was tested less than a month ago for any other
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 8 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 8 months ago.

Since when are you having this issue?

Do you have any other symptom? Diabetes or any past illness?

Which scrub did you use?

Did you consult doctor?

How old are you?