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Diagnosing itchy red bumps

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my daughter is 10yrs old a few days ago she developed small itchy red bumps similiar in size and looks of a pimple all over her body randomly.i poped one and clear fluid came out.i took her to a doctor he took her blood said it wasnt contagiouse and it shood go away but didnt know what it was (didnt seem to care he was in the room less then 5 min)i basically got a shrug of the shoulder and a i dont know what it is and goodbye.3 days later the bumps have scabbed over and a couple of new ones have formed.2 weeks prior she was vomitting all nightbut was fine by morning other then that she is very healthy she does have allergy issues and will wake up stuffed up.only other new enviromental item is a new kitten that was found we have a a cat before and she had no reaction she also has had all her shots including chicken pox vaccine she has not had a flu shot this year. im very frustrated


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replied December 21st, 2009
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Grade School Kids Answer A8630
Hello,

Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am really glad to help you out.


Your concern is regarding the generalized itchy red bumps on your child. From the suddenness of symptoms and the appearance of the rash, it looks like it might be a viral rash. It can be due to viral infections like chicken pox or Roseola or an allergic reaction. Apply calamine lotion on the rashes as it will help in soothing the skin and consult a dermatologist for examination.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are advised to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.









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