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my son has a weird rash around his mouth

He has a red blotchy rash with a crusty scab over it around his mouth started yesterday and has got worse fast
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replied July 8th, 2014
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rash around mouth with a scab looks like herpes labialis. it is self resolving and is very common in children. a simple viral infection can cause that. transmission is very easy. wait fro 10 days tops and that will resolve permanently after completing its five stages. use some antivirals and preventive measures. get the kid to a pediatrician and let them take care of the kid.
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