Hi

For the last few days, I've been having these mosquito-like spots all over my stomach and lower back. Some of them are on my upper back as well. They are red, and a bit itchy. They are all over, but not on my face, arms or legs fortunately.

I want them to go away, and I'm not sure where I got it from. It looks a little bit like the chicken pox as well, which isn't becuase I already had them.

Also, they dont' seem to be contagious becuase my daughter sleeps with me every night and are not getting them.

Please help!
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replied April 20th, 2011
Hello and thank you for your post on e health forum.

It is difficult to diagnose a insect bite online.

You might consult a dermatologist or your doctor for proper advice.

In the meantime, taking ibuprofen to reduce the inflammation and benadryl to relieve the itching might be helpful.

I hope this helps.


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