Ok so about 2 weeks ago i got the typical coldsore, it has somewhat went away but now my whole mouth is extremly dry and iv gotten these breakouts that looks like the ones you get from a mosquito bite, they are on the side of my eyes, both elbows (forearm part) left knee and some on my fingers

is it normal for it to spread like that or is it something else ?
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replied February 1st, 2013
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The spread of the sores/breakout/rash could indicate self-inoculation (with existing infection), or any other infection. It is difficult to comment on the exact cause without examining you to determine the characteristics of the rash/breakout that you describe. Do not delay in visiting your doctor/healthcare provider for thorough evaluation to look for the exact underlying cause. Further treatment options as appropriate (based on examination findings and evaluation results) would be suggested for symptom control. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/healthcare provider and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately.
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