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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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I have a reoccurring task on my shoulder, arms and back.

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I have a reoccurring task on my shoulder, arms and back. I've had some success with topical steroids and antihistamines. What are some other treatment options.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
This is Dr. David
what do you mean by reoccuring task on your shoulder?
is this a skin tag?
do you have a photo of the area?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It's more of a series of bumps. non itchy. no fever.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
rash, not task. my apologies
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
I see.
I need to see the rash to better help assess the area
can you take a clear jpg photo of the area and upload it here
here are instructions to upload a clear jpg photo from a computer browser interface
type a word in the textbox and highlight it
then select the "chain" icon above the textbox or the paper clip icon to upload a jpg
this opens a window where you can click next to the text box to select the jpg or pdf file on your computer to upload into JustAnswer
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
I see
that can be eczema or folliculitis or bad acne or psoriasis.
how old are you?
are you male or female?
you need a skin biopsy to help with diagnosis.
and you haven't tried antibiotic creams yet. or antifungal creams yet or stronger prescriptions steroid creams.