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red blotchy skin on my stomach/side

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I have red blotchy skin on my stomach/side and its always been there but now it seems to be spreading its like a rash but it doesnt itch and its under my skin and it also feels like it eating my muscles but doesnt hurt and i can tell a difference from my right to left side like i have muscles on my right side but not on my left side of abdomen?where this spot is


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replied February 7th, 2012
Skin Answer A31247
Hi,
Welcome to the ehealthform. I am glad to help you out.

Without examination, it is very difficult to confirm a diagnosis but for such red blotchy skin on the trunk, few possibilities which should be ruled out are erythema multiforme, psoriasis or mycosis fungoides. Mycosis fungoides gives fixed slowly growing plaques that spread and thicken.A biopsy of the skin should be done to confirm the diagnosis for which i suggest you to consult a dermatologist.

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 requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.


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